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Thumbnail Cultural Wine Tasting at Il Poggio Winery
Salsomaggiore Terme, Parma (Food Valley)
2 Hours
Participants: Minimum 1, Maximum 42
From €30.00
“Discover Il Poggio through its vineyard, cellar, and end in the tasting room on the top of a hill for a tasting of 5 wines & local products”
Thumbnail Gold Ancestral Wine Tasting at TerraQuilia
Guiglia, Modena (Lambrusco, Food Valley)
1 Hour 45 Minutes
Participants: Minimum 2, Maximum 20
From €40.00
“Dive into the world of ancestral and natural winemaking with this unique experience, visit TerraQuilia and taste 5 wines with local products”
Thumbnail Bologna Food & Wine Tasting Box
Bologna, Bologna (Food Valley)
1 Day
Participants: Minimum 1, Maximum 30
From €43.00
“Visit Bologna and discover its secrets by following the scents of food through 7 typical tastings to be done independently at your own pace!”
Thumbnail "Casa Piana" wine experience at Podere Casa Piana in Bologna's countryside
Valsamoggia, Bologna (Food Valley)
2 Hours
Participants: Minimum 2, Maximum 30
From €30.00
“Discover Casa Piana with a visit to the vineyard and wine cellar, and tasting of 4 wines, paired with typical cured meats and cheeses.”
Thumbnail Winery tour and tasting at Opera02
Castelvetro di Modena, Modena (Lambrusco, Food Valley)
45 Minutes
Participants: Minimum 2, Maximum Not Specified
From €10.00
“Visit the winery and enjoy a tasting of 3 organic wines produced by Opera02”
Thumbnail Oil Experience at Acetaia Sereni
Marano sul Panaro, Modena (Food Valley)
20 Minutes
Participants: Minimum 1, Maximum Not Specified
From €6.50
“Guided tasting of Extra Virgin Olive Oil 100% Modena, The First Oil of Altamodena”
Thumbnail "Piccola Cassia" wine experience at Podere Casa Piana in Bologna's countryside
Valsamoggia, Bologna (Food Valley)
1 Hour
Participants: Minimum 2, Maximum 30
From €20.00
“Explore our charming estate with a vineyard and cellar stroll followed by a tasting of 3 wines complemented with local delicacies.”
Thumbnail Light lunch experience at Cantina Tommaso Tobia Zucchi in Modena
Novi di Modena, Modena (Food Valley)
2 Hours
Participants: Minimum 2, Maximum Not Specified
From €35.00
“A special food and wine experience in the heart of Emilia Romagna at Cantina Tommaso Tobia Zucchi”
Thumbnail The Great Classics Vinegar Experience at Acetaia Sereni
Marano sul Panaro, Modena (Food Valley)
1 Hour
Participants: Minimum 1, Maximum Not Specified
From €22.00
“Visit to the vinegar cellar and tasting of "The Great Classics".”
Thumbnail Emilian experience between Wine and Balsamic Vinegar
Quattro Castella, Reggio Emilia (Food Valley)
2 Hours
Participants: Minimum 2, Maximum 20
From €37.00
“Live an authentic Emilian experience between wine and balsamico at Tenuta Venturini Baldini close to Reggio Emilia”
Thumbnail Dinner at the Ventiventi Winery just outside Modena
San Prospero, Modena (Lambrusco, Food Valley)
2 Hours
Participants: Minimum 2, Maximum Not Specified
From €60.00
“Discover Ventiventi! Immerse yourself in the greenery of its vineyards, toast as the sun goes down and enjoy a 3-course dinner”
Thumbnail Wine Tasting at La Camina Winery in Colli Piacentini
Castell'Arquato, Piacenza (Food Valley)
2 Hours
Participants: Minimum 2, Maximum 25
From €15.00
“We are waiting for you at La Camina Winery for a tour of our reality and a tasting of 5 wines accompanied by local delicacies”
Thumbnail Ancestral Tasting Experience at TerraQuilia
Guiglia, Modena (Lambrusco, Food Valley)
1 Hour 30 Minutes
Participants: Minimum 2, Maximum 20
From €30.00
“Fully savor the world of ancestral and natural winemaking with this tour and tasting of 3 wines & local products at TerraQuilia”
Thumbnail E-bike tour in the Pignoletto vineyards with wine tasting from Bologna
Bologna, Bologna (Food Valley)
4 Hours
Participants: Minimum 2, Maximum 20
From €140.00
“Ride the hills of Bologna among Pignoletto and Cabernet Sauvignon vineyards on an e-bike & visit a winery for a tasting of local wines”
Thumbnail Monteveglio wine experience at Podere Casa Piana in Bologna's countryside
Valsamoggia, Bologna (Food Valley)
3 Hours
Participants: Minimum 2, Maximum 30
From €45.00
“Experience Monteveglio with a tasting of 6 wines paired with a platter of cured meats, cheese typical of our area and honey from our hives.”
Thumbnail Wine Tasting in the Borgo at Santa Giustina
Pianello Val Tidone, Piacenza (Food Valley)
2 Hours 30 Minutes
Participants: Minimum 2, Maximum 25
From €35.00
“A tasting of 3 wines paired with the typical food of Val Tidone, the eastern side of the Emilia Romagna Food Valley”
Thumbnail Ventiventi Wine Experience in Modena's countryside
San Prospero, Modena (Lambrusco, Food Valley)
2 Hours
Participants: Minimum 2, Maximum Not Specified
From €45.00
“Come and discover Ventiventi! Enjoy a tasting of 3 fine wines accompanied by a delicious main course and a dessert”
Thumbnail Tour and tasting in the heart of Emilia at Cantina Tommaso Tobia Zucchi
Novi di Modena, Modena (Food Valley)
2 Hours
Participants: Minimum 2, Maximum 30
From €20.00
“A journey from the vineyard to the wine to discover the secrets of quality winemaking made in an environmentally conscious winery”
Thumbnail Wine Tasting in the center of Bologna
Bologna, Bologna (Food Valley)
2 Hours
Participants: Minimum 1, Maximum 12
From €60.00
“Discover and enjoy Bologna's best wines paired with local products at one of the city's oldest inns with a local tour guide!”
Thumbnail La Gourmerenda Tasting at Acetaia Sereni
Marano sul Panaro, Modena (Food Valley)
2 Hours
Participants: Minimum 2, Maximum Not Specified
From €55.00
“Visit to the vinegar cellar and guided tasting of the selection "I Grandi Classici" accompanied by the tasty snack "Tavolozza di Sapori".”
Thumbnail Emilia in a Glass: Wine tasting experience at Vitivinicola Fangareggi
Carpi, Modena (Food Valley)
1 Hour 30 Minutes
Participants: Minimum 4, Maximum 28
From €20.00
“Come discover the beating heart of Vitivinicola Fangareggi's production and vineyards through a unique and immersive wine experience”
Thumbnail Visit and Wine Tasting at Cantina del Frignano
Serramazzoni, Modena (Food Valley)
2 Hours
Participants: Minimum 1, Maximum Not Specified
From €30.00
“Cantina del Frignano awaits you in Frignano Basso, in the countryside of Modena, for a tour and tasting of 5 wines with local products!”
Thumbnail Wine Tasting at VentiVenti, just outside Modena
San Prospero, Modena (Lambrusco, Food Valley)
Participants: Minimum 2, Maximum Not Specified
From €35.00
“Immerse yourself in the VentiVenti vineyards to enjoy a tasting of 3 wines with local delicacies as the sun sets”
Thumbnail "I Grandi Classici" and Artisan Chocolate Tasting at Acetaia Sereni
Marano sul Panaro, Modena (Food Valley)
1 Hour 30 Minutes
Participants: Minimum 2, Maximum Not Specified
From €89.00
“Visit of the vinegar cellar and guided tasting of the selection "I Grandi Classici" accompanied by different types of Artisan Chocolate.”

More information on Food Valley

Crossed by the great river Po and enclosed between the provinces of Modena, Parma and Reggio Emilia, the Food Valley of Italy symbolizes the cradle of the excellence of the country’s gastronomic heritage. Home to some of the culinary gems that made Italy’s cuisine famous, the Food Valley is the perfect destination for wine lovers looking for a gastronomic experience at 360°, ranging from wine tastings and winery visits to tastings of Parmigiano Reggiano and Aceto Balsamico Tradizionale.

The Food Valley is also home to some fine wines, which you will have the opportunity to taste during your visits to the wineries of the area. Emilia’s territory is the undisputed homeland of Lambrusco, a sparkling red wine, especially within the provinces of Modena and Reggio Emilia, while the area of Parma is characterized by the prevalence of white wines over red wines.

Which food to taste in Food Valley?

While in the Food Valley of Italy, you’ll have no excuse not to explore the countless excellent products and traditional dishes of the area in between your wine tastings. Some of the iconic products hailing from this territory are Prosciutto di Parma, Culatello di Zibello, Mortadella di Bologna, Salame Felino, Parmigiano Reggiano, Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of Modena and Reggio Emilia. Don’t miss out on a cold cut selection, to be enjoyed with the typical gnocco fritto (a leavened, lard-enriched deep-fried dough), tortellini, lasagne, fresh tagliatelle with bolognese ragù.

Which wines to taste in Food Valley?

During your winery visits in the Food Valley area, you will come across various local grape varieties, as well as some international ones. The Lambrusco wine area is dominated by the cultivation of several varieties of Lambrusco grapes, such as Salamino, Sorbara, Maestri, Marani, and Montericco. Other popular black grape varieties include Barbera, Bonarda and Croatina. The most widespread white grape varieties are instead Malvasia di Candia, Moscato Bianco and Ortrugo, as well as the international varieties Chardonnay, Pinot Blanc, Pinot Gris and Riesling.

Which is the best season to visit Food Valley?

Wine tastings and winery visits in the Food Valley can be organised throughout the year. If you’re planning to visit the surrounding towns and do some outdoor activities like hiking and biking, keep in mind that summers in the Po valley can get quite hot and muggy.

What things to do in Food Valley?

Within the territory of the Food Valley, you will be able to enjoy various activities like wine tastings, balsamic vinegar and Parmigiano tastings, and even visit some of the consortia producing these wonderful products. Other highlights we recommend visiting in the area include Parma and its Farnese theatre, Bologna, Modena, the Royal Palace of Colorno, the medieval village of Castell’Arquato, the castle of Torrechiara, the Masone Labyrinth.