Short wine tasting class taking place in Florence, Tuscany
This course is suitable for all those visiting Florence on a tight schedule who would like to attend a Tuscan wine tasting. The course is designed for beginners, but it is also interesting for those who already have some experience of wine tasting and who would like to learn more about Tuscan wines.
Our intensive wine tasting class is held in Florence on weekdays and it is open to all, beginners and experts.
The aim of the course is to provide an overview of the grapes, wines and wine regions in Tuscany, how Tuscan wines are produced, the procedures that wineries must follow, according to Italian wine production rules, anmd how to read a Tuscan wine label. You will learn the techniques of tasting wine and olive oil, in order to appreciate the principal qualities and characteristics of the most famous Tuscan wine types.
You will have the opportunity to sample at least 5 wines and extra virgin olive oil and gain an understanding of their geographical location, their main features, the suitable glasses and food pairings for each different wine.