Private North End Wine Tour
Enjoy sipping on six award-winning Italian wines as you spend two hours discovering the best wine pairings with Italian appetizers when you book this delicious...
Description Enjoy sipping on six award-winning Italian wines as you spend two hours discovering the best wine pairings with Italian appetizers when you book this delicious culinary walking tour in Boston. You'll get an intimate experience with a private tour of two Italian restaurants with a professional wine ambassador to show you the ropes for selecting the best wine pairings while sharing the history of the Italian wine regions. Visit acclaimed Italian restaurants like Rigoletto Ristorante and Artu Rosticceria Trattoria as you learn how to taste wine as you dine on delectable Italian appetizers, such as vinaigrette-topped salads made with local greens. It's the perfect excursion for wine connoisseurs and history buffs! Start your gastronomic journey off by heading to the historic Boston neighborhood of North End--an Italian neighborhood characterized by cobblestone streets and known as Boston's oldest neighborhood thanks to early settlers who inhabited the region in the mid-17th century. Enter the Rigoletto Ristorante to enjoy a private setting with up to twelve guests as your wine ambassador shares Italian wine pairing tips for the likes of award-winning wines like the Cantina Santa Maria Palma Aragosta wine from the Vermentino de Sardegna region in Sardinia. You'll also get to enjoy a little bubbly wine sampling of the youthful tastes of Da Lucca Prosecco wine--a sparkling wine option from the Prosecco region of Veneto, which pairs delightfully with Prosciutto. Continue your tour with a short walk with your wine ambassador to Artu Rosticceria, where you'll indulge in more delicious wines from Sicily and Tuscany. Delight in Italian-style pizza known as Quattro Formaggio flatbread, where you'll enjoy the savory flavors from cheese like mozzarella, ricotta, fontina, and gorgonzola cheese. Pair this yummy pizza with delicious rare white grape notes of Planeta La Segreta, which hails from Sicily--a region that's been making wine since 4,000 B.C. and also has been influenced by Ancient Greek viticulture techniques. Enjoy sampling Tuscan wine like Rocca Delle Macie Chianti Classico as you pair it with a balsamic vinaigrette-infused local green salad before heading back to your pier. Whether you're looking forward to diving into delicious Italian appetizers or learning how to perfectly pair wines, this wine, and culinary walking tour offers the best of both worlds right in Boston. Reserve your spot on this tasty private wine tour today and get ready for a memorable culinary experience in Boston's North End neighborhood!
A taxi (not included, approximately $24 US round trip) is required to reach your departure location and return to the pier.
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