Spirulina with a thousand virtues

Spirulina with a thousand virtues

9 Apr 28 Nov

Category: Events, Culture

Date: Tuesday 9 apr 2019 - Thursday 28 Nov 2019

Located on the slopes of Sainte-Marie, in the heart of a protected rural area, the Run Spirit aquaculture farm enjoys ideal conditions of sunshine and heat for producing these natural micro-algae which are recognised globally for their exceptional nutritional qualities.

Come and discover the secrets of producing and harvesting pei Spirulina, a spirulina that’s 100% produced at the aqua-farm in Sainte-Marie. Visit schedule: - 9.00 : Welcome by Catherine and start of the tour of the RUN SPIRIT aquaculture farm Different topics covered throughout the morning: 1- Geographical and environmental location of the farm 2- Spirulina grower network in Reunion Island 3- Tour of the production pools - Sampling of micro-algae 4- Filtering: by closed circuit 5- The laboratory 6- Drying: artisan method 7- A tasting full of surprises and time for discussion under the veranda, near the shop. Tour ends around 11.45am That little extra: - A local, ecological production site. - Spirulina of exceptional quality Please note: The trip may be cancelled by the service provider in the event of adverse weather conditions or if there are not enough participants. Reservations: Reservations required 24 hours in advance This experience is scheduled every Tuesday and Thursday Min: 5 persons / Max: 10 / persons What to wear/bring: Casual wear, closed shoes (no flip-flops, damaged shoes etc), hat, sunglasses, windproof jacket and a bottle of water. This price includes: the guided tour, the tasting (including 1 glass of natural spirulina or with a touch of local flavours, spirulina flake toast with a hint of butter, spirulina flake toast with a little fresh cheese), a small guide sheet that’s given to participants during the tasting.

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Time Availability Location/venue Ticket price
23 Apr
Tuesday 23 apr 2019
at 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Sainte-Marie

25 Apr
Thursday 25 apr 2019
at 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Sainte-Marie

30 Apr
Tuesday 30 apr 2019
at 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Sainte-Marie

2 May
Thursday 2 may 2019
at 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Sainte-Marie

7 May
Tuesday 7 may 2019
at 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Sainte-Marie

9 May
Thursday 9 may 2019
at 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Sainte-Marie

14 May
Tuesday 14 may 2019
at 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Sainte-Marie

16 May
Thursday 16 may 2019
at 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Sainte-Marie

21 May
Tuesday 21 may 2019
at 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Sainte-Marie

23 May
Thursday 23 may 2019
at 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Sainte-Marie