WINE TOUR AND PIZZA MAKING PARTY
Be swept off to a magical 15th century villa hidden in the Florence/Chianti hillsides only 15 minutes outside of the old city center where you will be surrounded by vineyards, olive trees and the famous rolling hills of Tuscany.
First you will enter and be given a full explanation of the enchanting history of the villa in the historic geometric gardens taking one of many opportunities to take some photos. Then you will be taken into the vineyards and learn the wine making and extra virgin olive oil techniques used.
You will continue onto the stunning terrace with dreamlike views
for more photo ops, then down to the cellar and the oldest part of the villa from the 1100’s.
You will have a guided wine tasting with a full explanation of the layered bouquet that this boutique winery employs to create their succulent blends.
You will taste in the underground medieval wine
cellar one white wine blend and one 100% Sangiovese red.
This will be accompanied by bruschetta with fresh tomatoes and herbs grown on the estate as well as Tuscan bread and the villa’s own
exclusive extra virgin olive oil.
In the original wood fired stone oven used for centurys by the villa and surrounding neibors you will have a blast creating your own pizza with the freshest local ingredients of your choosing, then sit down and relax at the table in one of the villa’s lovely courtyards surrounded by flowers and history while watching the chef cook your pizza and await your chance to taste your creation.
Accompanied with your pizza you will taste their Super Tuscan wine, the villas creative blend of Sangiovese, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and petit Verdot to make a perfect pairing.
For desert you will have Tuscany’s famous saint’s wine called Vin Santo (sweet wine) with Cantucci (small biscotti) for your traditional desert.
Once your evening has finished you will be escorted back to our designated meeting point in the center of Florence where you can continue your afternoon or evening in the bustling midieval town.
pick up: 11.00am
drop off: 3:00pm
pick up: 6:00 pm
drop off: 10:00 pm