Experience Spirulina And Its Myriad Benefits
Category: Events, Culture
Date: Thursday 23 jun 2022 - Saturday 31 Dec 2022
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 Thursday and Saturday 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.