Private Back Bay Wine Tour
Entertain your palate with six wine samplings that stretch from California to New Zealand that you learn to pair perfectly with tasty hors d'oeuvres in this two...
DescriptionEntertain your palate with six wine samplings that stretch from California to New Zealand that you learn to pair perfectly with tasty hors d'oeuvres in this two-hour private wine tour in Boston's Back Bay neighborhood. Your tour includes a private wine ambassador who will provide you with tips on pairing wine properly with scrumptious appetizers like New England chowder and Margherita flatbread. You'll also get the chance to taste and buy the wines you enjoy like Les Dranos and Manawa Marlborough New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc while in an intimate group setting at two Boston Back Bay hot spots: Post 390 and Legal Sea Foods. With a private wine ambassador who provides premium wine education, great-tasting wine pairings, and a small group setting of no more than 12 guests, this tour is ideal for wine newbies and wine connoisseurs alike!Start this exhilarating wine tour by meeting up with your private wine ambassador at Post 390, an urban tavern that infuses contemporary elements on its seasonal dishes. Post 390 offers a relaxing atmosphere for learning how to taste and pair wine with views of some of Back Bay landmarks like the Trinity Church and Copley Place and its inviting open layout with its wine displays, large kitchen, and dining room. Head up the grand wrought iron stairs to the second floor, where you'll be greeted by the wait staff, your private wine ambassador and a reserved table for you and your guests to begin indulging in fine wines, including Adami Bosco di Gica Prosecco Superior wine, Lagar de Cervera Albarino wine from Rias Baixas, Spain and Les Darons wine from Languedoc, France. Refine your palate by pairing a snipped basil-garnished Margherita flatbread with the green notes and flinty flavors of the Lagar de Cervera Albarino grape blend wine.Take a short walk with your private wine ambassador in this historic 19th-century-built Boston neighborhood and conclude your tour by making your way to the iconic Legal Sea Foods restaurant, where you'll witness a wide wine display of 10,000 bottles from the owner's private collection. Here, your private wine ambassador will share how to pair wines perfectly with the best seafood options that you'll get to sink your teeth into, including an exquisite jumbo lump crab cake accented with mustard sauce and a savory Boston favorite: the New England Clam chowder. Indulge in sampling the classic notes of a DeLoach Block 1950 California Pinot Noir and the green, flinty flavors of a Manawa Marlborough New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc--two wines exclusively made for this iconic American restaurant.From classic red Pinot noir wines to a rich learning experience from a private wine ambassador, this wine tour offers a whole host of opportunities to excite your palate. Get ready to wow your taste buds with delectable appetizers and wines and book this private guided wine tour today!
A taxi (not included, approximately $24 US round trip) is required to reach your departure location and return to the pier.
Preparation AdviceWe recommend wearing weather appropriate, business casual attire.