Bologna wine day tour
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Bologna has so many attractions to offer and it's famous for being the capital of food in Italy! However, have you ever thought about its wine heritage? With this tour you'll discover the amazing world of Bologna wine destination!
Departing from the city, your first stop will be Podere Riosto, a unique piece of ancient history just outside Bologna. On the Riosto hills there are 16 ha of fantastic vineyards. Starting from 2009 we have established a new wine cellar with the latest technological equipment which allows the realisation of transformation from white and red grapes into high quality wines. With this tour you'll have the chance to enjoy a special wine tasting experience after visiting vineyards and the cellar.
After the tour and tasting of 3 wines, you'll move on towards Cantine Zuffa.
Zuffa is the last name of Augusto and Michela who run the company and dedicate their efforts and passion to produce organic wine and homemade, local and seasonal food. With this tour you will see a family owned winery in its 5th Generation, that combines the winemaking tradition with the best available technology - guided by Augusto who is the expert in organic winemaking and who is also author of the “Manuale del Biologico”, a handbook about the organic production that has been written for Italian Universities. See in-depth how the organic wine making process takes place.
At the end of the tour..unlimited tasting! No fixed number of glasses, you choose! They may also open the best of their wines, the Limited Edition Sangiovese "Vinea Zuffa Expo 2015", that has been studied with the Italian Health Ministry and represented Italy at the world exposition Expo 2015 in Milan
Moreover, you'll have a special 5 course lunch or dinner, including a rich typical local starter with local ham, cheese and fingerfood. You'll taste 2 different types of fresh handmade pasta, one main course with organic vegetables from the garden and a delicious dessert.
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Booking Policy & Details
Min. 2 persons
How much does it costs?
139 € per person
- Winery tour of the first winery with vineyard walking, wine tasting and discovery of the secrets of this great wine destination
- Winery tour, visit and lunch / dinner at the second winery
- Certificate of Bologna wine expert