Taste some selected wines from Valpolicella production, during this wine tasting session in a local bottega in the city center of Verona
Small group
Wine expert
Wine tasting
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Discover during this wine experience the authentic flavors of the local Veronese wine. The territory around Verona is not only rich of beautiful and ancient sites to visit but it has also a very fascinating tradition of wine production. This fruitful paradise produces some of the most famous wines of Italy: the Amarone and Valpolicella. 

If you come to Verona and you don’t want to miss the incredible opportunity of having a wine tasting experience, you should join this activity. Our local expert will tell you everything about the wine production, the cellars and the soil and you’ll taste some delicious local wines.  

Come to Bacco, our local wine shop and meet the local expert to start this unforgettable experience. 

This experience is available three times a day, each one has a different focus. Choose the one you prefer

Sensory tasting - 11:00 AM

During this experience the activity will be lead by a local wine expert and you’ll discover with your senses the flavors of the Veronese wines. 

From the Durello, local sparkling wine, to the famous Amarone, you’ll discover five local wines through a sensory journey that involves smell, taste, sight, touch and hearing. 

Wines for the tasting: Durello, Lugana, Bardolino chiaretto, Valpolicella, Amarone.

Blind tasting- 4:00 PM

The second tasting presents the local Veronese wines with their flavors, perfumes and emotions. 

Apple, cherry, pineapple, almond, black pepper, leather, and coffee.. how many flavors can have a wine? Test your smell and guess the mysterious perfumes of some little boxes and with a local Sommelier, discover during a funny blind tasting the flavors of  five local wines.

Wines for the tasting: Durello, Lugana, Bardolino chiaretto, Valpolicella, Amarone.

From the soil to the glass - 6:00 PM

Explore the Veronese territory during a wine tasting experience and discover the gems of the DOC Valpolicella wine region. During this guided wine tasting, the local expert will tell you everything about the soil and climates that makes a wine really unique. The wine expert will show you the main characteristics of each wine presented and you’ll-understand the difference of the wine production in the main valleys of the Valpolicella. 

End this unique experience toasting with a delicious glass of local Valpolicella.

Highlights

  • Taste 5 wines, including Amarone of Valpolicella DOCG
  • Very small groups with high attention to safety
  • Wine tasting session with a local wine expert
  • Taste wines coming from different productions

Detailed info

  • Availability
    from June to October
  • Timing
    everyday at 11:00 AM, 4.00 PM and 6:00 PM
  • Duration
    1,5 hours
  • Language
    English
  • Group
    2 to 6 people
  • Meeting Point
    Verona, via Santa Maria in Chiavica 3/b
  • Inclusions
    Local guide, wine tasting
  • Rain Policy
    This tour runs rain or shine
  • Important Notes
    • Minors are not allowed in this activity
    • This tour is guaranteed with a minimum number of 2 participants
    • In case of delay, contact the emergency number +39-327-4674179
  • Cancellation Policy
    Full refund for cancellations at least 24 hours in advance for group tours, read more

Guides

Alessandro

Hello! My name is Alessandro, and I've been a tour leader for more than 10 years. I'm a wine lover and Sommelier, I'm looking forward to take you around the beautiful land of Valpolicella wine region.

Cristina

Ciao, my name is Cristina. I live and work in Verona, my hometown. I’m a chef, a sommelier and a cookbook author. For many years I used to work in a commercial company, but I decided to change completely my life to follow my passion for cooking. I started my new career, after graduating at Ipsoa Cookery School in Verona. I love traveling and music, particularly jazz which I play with my saxophone, as an amateur.

Adult
25€

+18 years old

per person

Minors
not allowed

0-17

Do you prefer a private experience? You can book it just for you or your group.
For a party of 2
75,00€

per person