Wine Making Experience and Gourmet Dinner at a Boutique Winery in Tuscany


5 hours (Approx.)
Free cancellation
1 - 8
Mobile ticket

Overview

A special WINE MAKING EXPERIENCE, fun and ecucational for everyone, will let you understand how different varieties of pure wines are blended to obtain the final complex wines, each one with a peculiar bouquet of scents and flavours.

With a 25 minute ride, a comfortable van will shuttle you to the green and beautiful rolling hills of the Chianti Wine Region, in the Tuscan countryside. 

Once there, a wine expert will welcome you and take you for the ancient cellar visit, still used today for wine production. The sommelier will explain the sophisticated techniques of wine making and teach you to distinguish the different and various scents and flavors that each wine presents.

After the demonstration, you will become the enologist, creating your own personal wine blend.

You will then be served dinner, while you will learn the basics of pairing different wines with specific dishes and the region's finest olive oil with typical unsalted Tuscan bread.

Inclusions

  • Round-trip transportation from Florence with Mercedes Minivan
  • Guided visit of the winery cellars
  • WINE MAKING EXPERIENCE - create your own personal wine blend!
  • Tasting of 5 different Tuscan Wines (including a sweet typical wine) and Tasting of Tuscan Olive Oil
  • Gourmet dinner at a boutique Winery
  • Suitable for vegetarians (please inform us in advance)
  • Wine Maker Certificate
  • Snacks - Tasting of Tuscan Olive Oil
  • Your exclusive wine bottle with personalized label

What to expect

A special WINE MAKING EXPERIENCE, fun and ecucational for everyone, will let you understand how different varieties of pure wines (from Sangiovese, Canaiolo grapes etc.) are blended to obtain the final complex wines, each one with a peculiar bouquet of scents and flavours. You will then be served dinner, while you will learn the basics of pairing different wines with specific dishes. You will enjoy 4 different wines, including Chianti and Supertuscan -from the estate-. Plus, a sweet typical dessert wine.

Sample Menu

• Local charcuterie and a cheese selection. - cold-cuts (like typical prosciutto – Tuscan ham – and salami) and cheese paired with different jams and balsamic vinegar
• First course with pasta
• Peposo - Traditional meat dish
• Cantuccini e Vin Santo - Typical almond buiscuits served with sweet wine

Time of tour

05:00 PM

Meeting point

Florencetown, Piazza Mentana, 3, 50123 Firenze FI, Italy

Additional information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Minimum drinking age is 18 years old
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking (vegetarian menu available on request).
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms

Exclusions

  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Ticket delivery

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Cancellation

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.
srbarat628
October 2021

Great experience - just my husband and I and one other couple. Travel to and from the winery was perfect, the guide, Dario, was excellent. We enjoyed making the wine and learning about the process. The meal was delicious but the only negative was the guide did not join us and we would have apprec...

trlittle2
October 2021

Just did this with my husband last weekend. Even with covid and masks, it was awesome. It was just us and one other couple. We are from the U.S. weren't sure exactly what to expect as far as dinner , but it was 5 courses and really good. There was more wine learning than I expected but our guide ...

Sandra_M
October 2021

What a great tour! Dario was a great tour guide. He explained the process of making wine and olive oil very well. It was very nice experience to make our own wine and we had lots of fun. The diner was excellent! We really recommend this tour.

JenniferE1131
October 2021

It was a good experience but not at all what I had in mind. The tour guide seemed like a improvisation since he didnt really explain things very well and seemed to fill in gaps with whatever other subject. The wine blending was interested yet, not informative and wished they had specified that t...

kandislaponte
October 2019

Amazing experience, more than we expected. Beautiful property, delicious food and wine, and very knowledgeable friendly staff.

Alliecharlie
May 2019

This was our last night in Italy and wanted something special. HIGHLY DISAPPOINTED. This tour was not at all as advertised. When we arrived at the winery it started out very pleasant with a good sommelier. However when it was dinner time we were a party of 4-received 4 pieces of cheese and 4 piec...

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