Verona and the territory of Valpolicella
Verona and its excellences
Verona has an important artistic, historic, and gastronomic tradition.
First, it should be highlighted that of the 22 DOC wines sold in Italy, 10 DOC wines come from this area. We’ll honour this record by starting our visit to the city of love this a wine tasting.
During this wine-tasting we’ll taste Amarone, one of the most important wines from this area, known all over the world.
We’ll discover this red wine with its ruby red colour, with its particular and intense flavour and its perfume dried fruits, tobacco and spices and we’ll introduce in the wine culture of Verona.
Amarone is a very ancient wine, the first time in history whe Amarone is mentioned was in IV century when Cassiodoro, minister of Visigoth King Teodoric, when he talked about ‘’Acinatico’’ a different wine due to the different process of production.
Through times he evolved in Recioto, a sweet and intense wine produced with the refermentation of grapes that in XXI century evolved finally in Amarone, a considerably more dry and bitter wine, which is now sought after all over the world.
After our tasting, we’ll have our lunch base on typical local products of Valpolicella and after we’ll have a walk in the historic centre of Verona.
Verona, listed today as UNESCO world heritage site, is a city who saw a continuous development during two thousand years.
We’ll walk near by the Arena, symbol of the city of Verona, in the squares and near by the palaces and little alleys. We’ll discover this marvellous city even known as the city of love, known all over the world because of the romantic history of Romeo and Juliet.
Price from 145,00 euro per person, including:
- Welcoming coffee and cake
- Wine tasting of five wines of the Valpolicella
- Lunch with typical products of Verona and wines
Guaranteed departure with minimum 2 paying adults.
The transfer service (with additional charge) is available on request.
The price does not include what is not indicated.
For information, please contact us:
Lovivo Tour Experience, Viale delle Terme 107/B – Abano Terme (PD)
M. +39 333 994 52 88 T. +39 049 29 69 340