Discover the perfect wine experience while traveling through the eternal city of Rome. Cookly has picked out four of the best wine tastings and tours this romantic city has to offer.
1. Escape to the Roman Countryside for a Winery Tour and Exciting Pasta Making Class
Catch a train to the Roman countryside where a pasta making class in the old family tavern will start off the adventure. Next, be transported to the winery where an estate tour will lead to a tasting of three very special wines of the family production as well as the family-made olive oil! Round out this spectacular day with a meal of your handmade pasta and more wine!
2. Enjoy a Gourmet Lunch Prepared by a Local Chef while Tasting Wines at a Historic Family Vineyard in the Roman Countryside
Spend the day at a historic 9th generation family winery where a tour of the ancient vineyards will lead into an old wine cellar. Find out why the Minardi family farmhouse is considered a sort of Frascati Wine Museum while being guided through a professional wine tasting of three boutique wines and olive oil. Conclude the afternoon with a gourmet lunch that can be made vegetarian or vegan friendly!
3. Experience a Wine Tasting in a Medieval Cellar with a Sommelier Guided Tour and Food Pairing
Surround yourself with the romantic rolling hills in the Lazio Region of the Roman countryside for a walk through the medieval Borgo village. Get a guided tour by a professional sommelier in a private wine cellar where you will learn about the unique process of Roman wine making. Finally, taste the wine that is paired with cheese, meat, and delicious Roman style dishes.
4. Take a Tour of a Family Vineyard and Wine Cellars while Tasting Wine and Baking Pizza with the Local Pizza Master
Meet a family whose passion is making wine, respecting tradition, and giving travelers the chance to enjoy their creations while in a beautiful historic setting. Get a tour of the winery and wine cellars and experience a generous tasting of the famous Frascati wines. At the family farmhouse you will create Margherita and Capricciosa pizzas with the local pizza master for a fun end to an unforgettable day in the Roman countryside!