Tag Archives: Seville

The Olive Lover’s Christmas Gift Guide

Christmas is just a few weeks away, and if you’re like many people across the country, you’ll be trying to find perfect gifts for your family and loved ones. Fragata olives and antipasti aren’t only for entertaining guests at Christmas parties and dinners – with a little creativity, they can be a fun and unique […]

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Sun and Tapas in Seville, Spain!

As always, the weather is teasing us with the prospect of a hot summer here in the UK, and we’re spending more time than usual daydreaming about our upcoming summer holidays. Topping our list of must see destinations is a place very close to the Fragata team… Seville, Spain!  With average summer temperatures rising to […]

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Our favourite week of the year is here!

Two weeks after the excitement that was the Semana Santa, the whole of Seville transforms in to one giant week-long party – Feria de Seville. And what a party it is! The streets are filled with colourful garlands, lights and huge carnival floats. For six days the party starts at around 2pm and won’t stop […]

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Semana Santa de Sevilla

The week prior to Easter, in our hometown of Seville, we celebrate the Semana Santa de Sevilla also known as The Holy Week. In Seville, we are famous for having possibly the most elaborate processions for Holy Week, especially as it is deemed the most important of all of them – and we have quite […]

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Fragata brings the heat… with the Flamenco

At Fragata we love a good dance, unfortunately it tends to be late on a Saturday night after a couple of shandies. Luckily, our Dad dancing isn’t what this post is about, we’re talking about the dance of the Flamenco. As we’re sure you’re aware, our hometown is the beautiful Seville in Andalusia – also […]

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It’s a slam dunk for Fragata

We’re getting all sporty here at Fragata, as we are proud to announce that we are now sponsoring Spain’s premiere basketball team, Morón Basketball Club. The announcement was made in Fragata’s hometown of Seville at a press conference, attended by the management, players and local figures. As you can see by the picture, the team […]

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Making sure we’re on Santa’s nice list

Father Christmas is going to be very happy with us, as we’ve made sure we’ve been extra good this year. As we’ve mentioned in previous blog posts, here at Fragata we’re part of Seville-based company Angel Camacho Alimentacion, which not only markets our range, but a whole host of other Mediterranean food products, including the […]

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Fun at the Feria de April

Hola! Lord Byron once famously described Seville as: “a pleasant city, famous for oranges and women…of all the Spanish towns is none more pretty.” Of course we agree, however we recently re-visited the famous Feria de April (Seville Fair) and as we strolled the festival laden streets, it occurred to us that we might sometimes take the beautiful home city of Fragata […]

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Our olives are going greener!

Our olives are going greener!

We’ve got some lovely news to bring to you today… and for us it’s the perfect way to end a busy week! As you may know, here at Fragata we’re part of Seville-based company Angel Camacho Alimentacion, which not only markets our range, but a whole host of other Mediterranean food products, including the delicious […]

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The secrets behind the Fragata olive…

Do you want to know a secret? Here at Fragata, we think it’s time to let you know how Fragata olives really get from the tree to the table. Our harvesters know the unique methods to keep the flavour and freshness in each olive as they travel from the olive groves in Seville to your […]

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