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Florence Gourmet Food Tour: Truffles, Chocolate, Gelato, Olive Oil, and Wine

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Pamper your palate on a 2.5-hour gourmet food tour of Florence! While exploring the pretty city with a local guide – passionate about Tuscan cuisine – sample decadent delights and learn about the region's reputation as the larder of Italy. Visit several of the city’s top food stores, meet friendly owners and try sumptuous specialties like truffle panini, artisan chocolate, olive oil, gelato and focaccia bread. Glasses of prosecco and Chianti are also included.
Highlights
  • Savor a selection of snacks and tastings curated by your Florence-based gourmet guide
  • Learn about Tuscany’s foodie history as you stroll picturesque Florence
  • Discover the varied flavors of Tuscan olive oil with a tutored tasting
  • Taste truffles, chocolate, Chianti, prosecco, gelato, and more
What to Expect
Greet your guide and small group in Florence’s historic center and begin your walking tour. Visit a delicatessen that specializes in truffles, learn how locals forage for the prized fungus, and sample a panini topped with truffle shavings as you sip prosecco wine.
Your next stop is an artisan chocolatier for a tutored tasting of different handmade chocolates. At a store that specializes in Tuscan olive oils and balsamic vinegars, learn how olive oil flavors can vary from fruity to peppery with another guided tasting.
Stroll a little further through Florence’s old stone streets and enjoy a classic gelato before you end your tour in a wine bar with a glass of Chianti. Feel free to stay as long as you like as you run through what you’ve tasted and plot your next meal.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our Foodies tour was simply wonderful. Our guide Nemi did an amazing job weaving culture, history, and taste into a fun afternoon. We tried chocolates and truffles (the hazelnuts are to die for), went to a local shop where the owner has a farm where...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Florence U, Proprietario at Florence Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your amazing review about our Gourmet Food Tour with tasting. Your explanation of the tour really makes our day to know how much you loved our tour along with our wonderful guide Nemie Best Regards

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Today my daughter, Katie, and I went on a private food tour through Florence (we booked small group but got lucky as the other part of our group was moved to a different time). We tasted different meats, breads, olive oils, red wine vinegars, Chianti...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Florence U, Owner at Florence Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about our Florence Gourmet Food Tour. We are so happy to hear how much you and your daughter Kate loved the tour with our wonderful guide Martina. Kind Regards

Reviewed 16 July 2019

My husband and I loved this food tour of Florence. We got try to so many types of delicious local food, all from the most authentic and trusted sources in Florence, which we never would have found on our own. We took away some great...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Florence U, Owner at Florence Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about our Florence Gourmet Food Tour. We a so thrilled to know that you loved the tour and would highly recommend it thanks again Best Regards

Reviewed 14 July 2019

Really good tour. Good food tasting. Met some local merchants. Through out the walk our guide shared a great deal of history. Good way to start a visit to Florence.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Florence U, Owner at Florence Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about our Florence Gourmet Food Tour. We are so happy to know how much you enjoyed the experience Kind Regards

Reviewed 4 July 2019

The tour was really good! We tasted some really good food, the guide was knowledgeable and friendly! I would certainly recommend such a tour.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Florence U, Owner at Florence Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2019

Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review about our Florence Gourmet Food Tour. We are so happy to know that you loved the tour and our lovely guide

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