Florence Cheese and Wine Tasting

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Florence Cheese and Wine Tasting information and booking

from
$47
Duration
60 minutes
Departs from
Central Florence
Returns to
Returns to original departure point
Time of departure
5pm
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Tour description provided by Viator

Gourmands and wine connoisseurs alike, lap up an afternoon in Florence tasting an assortment of cheeses, wines, olive oils and Tuscan favorites on this exclusive adult's only food-lovers' tour.

Set in a Florentine wine bar, this small group (maximum 12 people) offers the ideal opportunity to taste locally sourced cheeses accompanied by the many flavors of figs, truffle honey and aromatic strawberry vinegar.

With your distinguished sommelier to guide you, you'll match four traditional Tuscan wines with a luscious spread of locally sourced produce, including the region's finest olive oils. A sample tasting may include:

  • 1 glass of red wine Chianti colli Senesi DOCG accompanied by selected cheeses and fruit
  • 1 glass of red wine Brunello di Montalcino Tiezzi accompanied by Pecorino Cheese and fruit
  • 1 glass of red wine Super Tuscan Noir accompanied by goats cheese and fruit
  • Samples of Tusan olive oil, including frantoio, leccino and moraiolo olive varieties

It's the ideal opportunity to lull away an afternoon in Florence, meet like-minded travelers and sip regional wines, while tales of cheese and Italian delicacies evoke and tantalize your taste buds!

What's included

  • Cheese, wine and olive oil tasting
  • Expert wine connoisseur

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Food and drinks, unless specified