Wine Tasting Session in Florence

Learn about popular as well as lesser known wines, discover traditional vintages and new trends in winemaking!
Wine Tasting Session in Florence
From 35.00

Savor Tuscany!

Technical organization Vinarium
Provided by Vinarium

Overview

Discover the varied and fascinating universe of Tuscan wines! During your private wine tasting in central Florence, you'll learn about the popular wines as well as the lesser known names, you'll discover the traditional vintages and the new trends in winemaking – and, of course, you'll use all your senses to taste the Tuscan nectar of the gods. Take your vacation in Tuscany to another level with this wine tasting, one of the most rewarding experiences the discerning traveler could wish for!

  • Available on Thursdays.
  • Your private wine tasting can be conducted in your native language (English, French, German, Spanish, or Japanese).
  • Take one lesson or combine them to fashion your personalized program.
  • Minimum 2 participants.

Cancellation Policy
100% refund for cancellations at least 15 days before the tour; 50% refund from 14 to 2 days before the tour; no refund for further cancellations and no shows.

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Details

Your private wine tasting in central Florence can be conducted in your native language (English, French, German, Spanish, or Japanese).

Take one lesson or combine them to fashion your personalized program.

The Red Wines:

  • Introduction to the main Tuscan red wines and descriptions of the most widespread grape varieties
  • The traditional denomination of origin (D.O.C.)
  • The best of the traditional production, Brunello and Nobile
  • The role of the Cabernet and the new trends
  • Sense-perception based (organoleptic) analysis of the wines presented during the tasting and suggestions for matching with food.

Every session is accompanied by traditional “crostini” with chicken liver, olive paté, tomato, garlic, and basil, veal Carpaccio, and mixed Tuscan cheeses.

You’ll taste:
Monteregio di Massa Marittima
Chianti Classico, Fattoria Rodano
Rosso di Montalcino, Barbi
Nobile di Montepulciano, Poderi Boscarelli

The White Wines:

  • Introduction to the main Tuscan white wines and descriptions of the most widespread grape varieties
  • Trebbiano as the most traditional of the Tuscan wines
  • The new trend toward Chardonnay and Sauvignon
  • Pomino, a wine produced in the mountains near Florence
  • Sense-perception based (organoleptic) analysis of the wines presented during the tasting and suggestions for matching with food.

Every session is accompanied by traditional “crostini”, slices of toasted bread with tomato or garlic, olive oil and basil, and smoked fish.

You’ll taste
:
Vernaccia di S. Gimignano, Casale Falchini
Sauvignon, Le Murelle
Chardonnay, Colognole

The Rosé Wines:

  • Introduction to the main Tuscan rosé wines and descriptions of the most widespread grape varieties
  • Sangiovese grapes as the base of the Tuscan rosé wines
  • The importance of the French model and the latest trends
  • Sense-perception based (organoleptic) analysis of the wines presented during the tasting and suggestions for matching with food.

Every session is accompanied by traditional appetizers, slices of toasted bread with tomato and garlic, olive oil and basil.

You’ll taste:

  • Donna Vittoria, Villa Filicaja
  • Sangiovese, Fattoria Dievole
  • Rosato dell'Elba, Acquabona
  • Rosato della Val di Cornia, Tenuta Gualdo Del Re

 

 

Prices

PRICES PER PERSON:
€ 90.00 (2 participants)
€ 68.00 (3 participants)
€ 55.00 (4 participants)
€ 50.00 (5 participants)
€ 45.00 (6 participants)
€ 40.00 (7 participants)
€ 35.00 (8 participants)

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