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Wine, Olive oil and Cheese Tasting Session in Florence

  • When does it run?
    Daily except Sunday & Monday
  • Start time
    5:00pm
  • Duration
    Approx.1 hour
Inclusions
  • Wine, Olive Oil and Cheese tasting
  • English Speaking guide
COVID-19 Safety guidelines

Key Highlights

  • An introduction to Tuscan wines, cheeses and oils under the guidance of an English speaking sommelier
  • Taste some of the finest Italian wines during an organic wine-tasting session
  • Sample the most delicious cheese flavors of the Tuscany region
  • Perfect food pairings to suit the wine you're sampling

Overview

Treat yourself to the many delicious tastes of the Tuscany region on this special wine and cheese tasting session in Florence. Visit a typical wine and cheese shop in the heart of beautiful Florence and see how traditional red and white wine, Gorgonzola, Caprino and Pecorino di Fossa cheese are prepared.

Learn about the history of the Tuscany delicacies that you sample and find out why the Italians love their cheese, Olive Oil and wine so much!

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily except Sunday & Monday

  • Duration

    Approx.1 hour

  • Start time

    5:00pm

  • Meeting Point

    The wine tasting takes place at La Divina Enoteca located in Via Panicale 19 Red, Florence.
    Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.

  • Ending Point

    The tour ends at the starting point

Itinerary

  • During this wine tasting experience you will sample luxurious wines specially selected by the sommelier and matched by the most traditional flavors of the Tuscan countryside will be offered to you.

    You will also receive a detailed explanation of the various flavours and background of the various wines and cheeses that you will sample.

    Your platter includes:
    • 3 differnt type of Tuscan Wine: Chainti classico, a Pure SanGiovese and A white wine
    • 2 types of Tuscan Extra Virgin Olive Oil
    • Unripe apple segments to use during the tasting
    • Cheese (goat, sheep, cow, that each time will vary according to availability and combinations)
    • Water to clean the mouth
    • Teaspoons, plates or any services related to the tasting

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Wine, Olive Oil and Cheese tasting
  • English Speaking guide
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off

Please note

Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details.

Some of the products are seasonal and usually are replaced by the product of same quality.

Additional info

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.

Customer Reviews

  • Fantastic evening
    Ms J payne, United Kingdom 11/20/2011
  • Fantastic
    Jacob Peters, Australia 05/20/2011

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