Spirulina with a thousand virtues

Spirulina with a thousand virtues

30 Jul 26 Nov

Category: Events, Culture

Date: Tuesday 30 jul 2019 - Thursday 26 Nov 2020

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
27 Aug
Tuesday 27 aug 2019
at 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Sainte-Marie

29 Aug
Thursday 29 aug 2019
at 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Sainte-Marie

3 Sep
Tuesday 3 sep 2019
at 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Sainte-Marie

5 Sep
Thursday 5 sep 2019
at 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Sainte-Marie

10 Sep
Tuesday 10 sep 2019
at 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Sainte-Marie

12 Sep
Thursday 12 sep 2019
at 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Sainte-Marie

17 Sep
Tuesday 17 sep 2019
at 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Sainte-Marie

19 Sep
Thursday 19 sep 2019
at 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Sainte-Marie

24 Sep
Tuesday 24 sep 2019
at 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Sainte-Marie

26 Sep
Thursday 26 sep 2019
at 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Sainte-Marie