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    Food Tours In Italy

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      Tourist dining al fresco with a local on a food tour in Italy
      Tourist dining al fresco with a local on a food tour in Italy

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      Pizza and pasta are just the tip of the iceberg on a food tour in Italy. One of the world’s most iconic cuisines, Italian food comprises a broad collection of regional culinary styles that together reflect the country’s diversity. Local specialties like super-simple pasta dishes in Rome, crustless on-the-go sandwiches in Milan, or traditional tagliatelle al ragù in Bologna are must-haves, but certain hallmarks of Italian food hold true no matter where your Italy food tour takes you: the pasta is always melt-in-the-mouth, the glistening rows of pastries are always freshly baked, and eating in Italy is always a delight for the stomach and the soul.

      Tourist enjoying a local meal on a food tour in Italy
      A taste of true Italian heritage

      Their cuisines may fall under the blanket term “Italian food”, but each city in Italy has its own idea of the dietary staples. In uber-stylish Milan, an extra-strong espresso at a trendy café is the only way to start the day; in Naples, slow-cooked Neapolitan ragù is the dinnertime favorite; and a Venice food tour usually revolves around a bacaro for cicchetti – the Venetian version of tapas that change by the hour. Wherever your Italy food tour takes you, each city’s cuisine represents and reflects its geography, culture, and identity in the most delicious way possible.

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      From Rome to Milan, a flavor for every foodie

      Are you craving a hearty stew of slow-cooked oxtail in Rome or a slice of Neapolitan pizza in Naples? Or maybe your sweet tooth wants to savor a warm cornetto con crema and cappuccino at a cobbled café in the sun-dappled, sepia-tinged streets of romantic Florence. Ready your appetite for the thrilling, filling, and authentic greats of Italian food. Whatever your palate prefers, Italy’s cuisine has something to surprise and delight – and there’s nobody better than a local insider to recommend the perfect hidden spots for breakfast, lunch, and dinner on your Italian food tour.

      Enjoying the beautiful view with a glass of red wine in Italy
      Wine to suit every season

      A food tour in Italy inevitably involves some spectacular wine. The robust reds and crisp whites from the country’s wine-producing regions can be found in atmospheric wine bars, subterranean cellars, and ivy-clad terraced cafés scattered throughout Italy. In a country with over 500 unique grape varieties, there’s truly a wine to enhance any type of food – and finding the perfect one is one of the most exciting aspects of eating in Italy. Grab a glass with your aperitivo appetizers, or take your own snacks into a casual bar where your local guide can recommend the perfect pairing.

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        We had a great time with Lorenza. She is a native of Bologna and gave us a wonderful tour of the city center including the Anatomy theater. We would recommend this tour without reservations.

        May 2024

        Marc B

        We had a great 1/2 day with Lorenza. She provided an insider’s point of view from someone that knows Bologna so well. The visit to the anatomy theater and the library were very informative.

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        Our experience with you was wonderful. The information you provided historically as well as important locations we visited as well as other ones to visit after our time together, were very helpful and interesting. Thank you so much!

        May 2024

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        We had informative and entertaining 4 hours with Giacomo, who showed us typical sights as well as special places only known by locals. His insight view of a young Italian student was very interesting. Thanks and all the best for you, Giacomo! Wanda and Erwin

        May 2024

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