Discover Valpolicella

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Join an unforgettable tour in our family Winery with the winemaker!We are a small Winery boutique in the heart of Valpolicella and we organize activities to share our passion for Valpolicella and Amarone wines with our guests (we offer it directly, without intermediaries or tour operator).We’ll start with a walk in the vineyard, telling you the family history about the winery and the estates. You’ll learn how to dry Amarone grapes in the traditional drying room, a process called Appassimento. You'll visit our rural house and the cellar from the 17th century used for winemaking and refinement. At the conclusion, the tasting of a selection of our fine wines Valpolicella, RIPASSO and the great AMARONE, learning how to evaluate them by sight, smell and taste. You’ll also enjoy our organic EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL, local cheeses called Monte Veronese and Soppressa Valpolicella (a kind of salami). We’ll be waiting for you on our amazing terrace with a stunning view of the Valpolicella!
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productYou'll start with a walk in the vineyards surrounding our Winery in Marano di Valpolicella. We'll tell you the family history about wines and estates. You'll visit 17th century cellar and the special traditional room to dry grapes: Fruttaio. You'll see steps of the wine process and the refinement of our great red wines in oak barrels. Finally you'll taste a selection of our fine wines Valpolicella, Ripasso and Amarone, learning the evaluation by sight, smell and taste. We'll pair it with our organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil, local cheeses called Monte Veronese and Soppressa from Valpolicella (a kind of salami). 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What’s included

  • A selection of our fine red dry wines Valpolicella, Ripasso and Amarone
  • Pairing of Amarone and chocolate
  • Amarone wine tasting with the winemaker
  • Visit to 17th century cellar and private rural house
  • Stunning view on the Valpolicella hills from the terrace
  • Lunch - Local cheeses Monte Veronese, salami della Valpolicella and Mantova chutney

What’s not included

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