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2017-09-28
Gary Skrabutenas
USA
Topping off a special wedding anniversary trip to Florence for my wife and me was a fabulous Chianti wine tour with Vittorio. A professional sommelier and native of Florence, he was an exceptional host and provided us with much wine and local knowledge. In Italy it’s all about pairing wine with food, and Vittorio taught us how to engage our senses - sight, smell, taste - to make good choices. For the wine geek, Vittorio described the details of DOCG, IGT, wine making and viticulture specific to the Sangiovese grape, Chianti Classico, and Super Tuscans. In this tour, we focused on the Chianti Classico sub-region of Chianti. We visited 3 wineries ranging from a small family operation to a large well-known winery. A delicious home-made lunch featuring traditional Tuscan fare was served at the family winery with wine poured by the winemaker. Small bites were provided at the other wineries during tastings to also illustrate the pairings (vegetarian bites can be requested). We purchased bottles during the tour and arranged with the last winery to ship all of them home. As a bonus some of the wineries also grew olives, and we learned about extra virgin olive oil production. Vittorio navigated the mini-van through the sometimes bumpy Chianti roads and narrow village streets with ease. With only four members and Vittorio, the tour group was small and intimate. We were paired with a delightful and engaging young couple from Australia. We highly recommend Vittorio's tours and will definitely book another with him the next time in Tuscany.


Chianti Classico & Super Tuscan 3 Wineries

SHARED Wine Tours

Brunello di Montalcino Shared Wine Tour

Montalcino is the lend where the Brunello wine has been produced. This is a wine tour for wine expert.
  • from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Montalcino
  • Tuesday and Saturday, from April until November
Check Availability pax
€ 220

Chianti & San Gimignano Wine Tour

Red and White wines in a full-day wine tour from Florence
  • From 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • San Gimignano
  • Tuesday and Friday, from March until November
Check Availability pax
€ 170

Castle and Chianti Wine Tour

Discover the beauty of Chianti Rufina - wine tasting in a medieval castle - lunch - wine tasting class
  • from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Chianti Rufina
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, from March until December
Check Availability pax
€ 170

Montepulciano wine tour


  • from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Montepulciano
  • and ednesday, from May until October
Check Availability pax
€ 220

Chianti Classico & Super Tuscan 3 Wineries

Chianti Classico, visit three wineries - lunch at the winery - wine tasting class.
  • from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Chianti Classico
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, From February until December
Check Availability pax
€ 155

Truffle Hunting & Wine Tasting

Experience a true truffle hunting in the Tuscan forest and join a wine tasting.
  • from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • San Miniato
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, All year round
Check Availability pax
€ 180

Private Wine Tours

San Gimignano Private Wine Tour

For wine lovers who want to experience white and red wines in Tuscany
  • From 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • San Gimignano
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, From April to October
Check Availability pax
€ 160

Brunello di Montalcino Wine Tour

This wine tour is set for Sangiovese wine lovers
  • from 9:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
  • Montalcino
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, All year round
Check Availability pax
€ 160

Montepulciano wine tour

This is the lend where the famous Nobile di Montepulciano has been producer for more then hundreds years
  • from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Montepulciano
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, All year round
Check Availability pax
€ 160
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