Experience the divine food and drink of fair Verona on a 3.5-hour small-group food tour. Explore the city of love and uncover its gastronomic delights. Drink an espresso and eat a pastry at a local cafe, see tortellini being made by hand during a pasta workshop, or sip on Valpolicella wines. With numbers limited to 12, you can enjoy a personalized and intimate experience. Tour departs from central Verona, near Castelvecchio
Meet your guide in Verona city center near Castelvecchio, then start walking towards the historical center of Verona. Begin your tastings in the same way that most Italians begin their day: with an espresso! Pair the robust coffee with a delicious pastry, before continuing with the walk.Next, head to a historical shop for a taste of fresh products such as Soppressa, a typical salami, paired with Monte Veronese cheese. As you continue to your next food stop, listen to your tour leader relate interesting information about the attractions you pass en route. Make your way to a local workshop where fresh tortellini is made by hand. Learn about the process of making pasta, from mixing and rolling the dough to stuffing it. Afterward, sample some of the freshly made pasta.Continue to a local wine shop. As you browse the shelves, learn about the production of wine in and around Verona from your tour leader. With five main productions areas outside the city, the region is an important wine-producing area. Taste one of the local varieties, such as a Valpolicella, Prosecco, Lugana, and Amarone.