A break of pleasure! Try your typical Tuscan products prepared by our cook with Tasting of Wines and Olive oils together the staff of Bottega Torciano in San Gimignano. Sip on wine in San Gimignano during a 1.5-hour Tuscan wine and food tasting. Try varietals such as Brunello di Montalcino, Vernaccia, and Chianti Classico, and learn about the distinct Tuscan winemaking regions as you drink.
Whether you’re a wine novice or an expert, you’re sure to enjoy this wine tasting in an authentic Tuscan winery. Sample a range of Tuscan wine alongside local food, depending on the option you booked. As you sip, you’ll learn about the different areas of the winemaking region, and discover pro wine tasting techniques. Lunch: Includes local cheese, salami, bruschetta, and another snack, followed by a hearty soup dish of Tuscan ribollita or Truffle Lasagna. A second course of roast meat with vegetables. The light meal is followed by a dessert of cantuccini cookies with dessert wine. Wine, Olive Oil, and Vinegar Samples: • Brunello di Montalcino D.O.C.G. • Cabernet Bartolomeo Riserva I.G.T. • Merlot Baldassarre Riserva I.G.T. • Syrah Cavaliere Riserva I.G.T. • Vernaccia of San Gimignano D.O.C.G. • Chianti D.O.C.G. • Chianti Classico D.O.C.G. • Chianti Classico Riserva D.O.C.G. • Vino Nobile of Montepulciano D.O.C.G. • Montepulciano D.O.C. • Vin Beato dessert wine • Cold pressed, extra virgin olive oil • White truffle olive oil • Hot pepper olive oil • Aged balsamic vinegar