Discover the real essence of the Tuscan countryside, driving through rolling hills, vineyards, olive trees and old farms. You will see the famous village of Greve in Chianti, you will have a guided visit to 3 of the best wine estate, you will enjoy a genuine Tuscan lunch, and you will taste and compare different wines, olive oil and other typical products. This unique experience is a must for expert wine lovers and novices alike
VISIT TO THE FIRST WINERY + WINE TASTING
Driving to the south direction, through the Tuscan countryside you will reach the first wine estate where you'll start to learn about all the wine making process, aging, etc., visiting the farm, seeing the old wine cellars, and satisfying all of your curiosity; after the visit, it's time to taste to verify your new learning.
VISIT TO THE SECOND WINERY + WINE TASTING AND LUNCH
Following the main wine road and driving through idyllic sceneries, you will reach another selected hilltop winery, where a wine expert is waiting for you to share his knowledge and passion about wine, with all of the facts and anecdotes behind this product, so important for the region.
Start an informative guided tour of the old wine cellars where you will learn all of the secrets to make a very good and genuine wine; after the visit it is the right time to eat and drink to better understand the real country hospitality; you will taste assorted cold cuts, cured ham, salami, cheeses, bruschetta, pasta (usually handmade pasta), and dessert, accompanied by the winery's own excellent wines. Nothing's rushed, so you'll have the time to relax and enjoy.
STOP IN GREVE IN CHIANTI
After lunch, driving along one of the most scenic wine roads in the world, that winds between olive groves and vineyards, you will reach Greve in Chianti, the most representative village of the Chianti Classico countryside, birthplace of the famous Tuscan explorer Giovanni da Verrazzano, the man who discovered the New York Harbor. Here, you will have some free time to admire the attractive main square with its famed local shops housed under graceful porticoes.
VISIT TO THE THIRD WINERY + WINE TASTING
Last stop, to complete this wonderful wine and food experience, that will enrich your personal knowledge about the Tuscan traditions, will be at the third winery, where you will visit the property, including the cellars, and taste their products such as wine, and olive oil.
This stop will be a very good chance to complete your overview about the Tuscan wines, and better understand the difference between the products and the philosophy of 3 wine makers of this area. less >>