Wine and Cheese Tasting in the Center of Rome - Italy

Red Wine, White Wine
City Tasting
Minimum Drinking Age
/ Person
Claudio C
Activity Overview
Go on an adventure wine tasting in Rome with family and/or friends and learn how to drink, taste Italian food and wine like an international gourmet connoisseur!

This Rome Wine Tasting tour will take you through the history of the Roman Countryside. You will learn that during the 70’s in the Lazio region, there were 75.000 hectares of vineyards, much more than what is grown today in Tuscany and Piedmont.

Today the Lazio wine region has extended just by 26.000 hectares. Did you know that once the vineyards were in the city centre of Rome, today there are vineyards that still grow in the historical part of Castelli Romani.

Our Italian Food and Wine Tasting takes you to an historical Enoteca where you are served three wines that tell the story of the viticulture of the Roman countryside. Two whites and one red will be served with cheese and cold cuts in order to give you some basics for wine and food matching. After completing a Wine and Cheese Tasting in Rome with us, you will be able to recognize the differences between colors and flavors as well as be able to recognize the areas where these Italian wines are produced.
  • Taste 3 Italian wines
  • Learn interesting curiosities about Italian wines
  • Wines paired with traditional regional meats and cheeses
Up to 12 people
Start Time
Weekly on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday6:15 PM
1 H
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Cancellation Policy
  • Cancellations made 2 days before will be fully refunded.
  • Cancellations made at a later date will not be refunded.
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Tastings Nearby
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Roma, Lazio, Italy
3 H
A must for food lovers and culinary enthusiasts, our Rome Pizza & Food Tour is centered around Rione Monti, an area of Rome rich in historical monuments and churches. Sandwiched ... morebetween Venice Square, The Forums, and the Colosseum, Rione Monti has a distinctly medieval atmosphere, one which is often emphasized by mazes of historic lanes and alleyways.

Basing our Rome Pizza & Food Tour here due to the abundance of traditional family run shops, restaurants and local bars, our English-speaking guide will take you to hundred-year-old bakeries specializing in traditional Pizza preparation.

Cooked in a traditional ovens, proprietors will impart the secret three ways of making authentic Italian pizza before allowing you to sample their wares for yourself in order to be assured of difference in quality.

Also becoming familiar with traditional Italian soft drinks such as Chinotto, you will move on to visit a traditional Roman delicatessen specializing in the provision of artisan ingredients used on favorite local pizza varieties such as Scrocchiarella.

However, our tour does not stop there. Moving on, we will visit further pizza houses where you will be encouraged to sample a traditional rectangular pan baked pizza before going even further into the heart of the Monti district in search of authentic Italian gelato.

As part of our grand finale, we will then stop at a traditional wood oven pizzeria. Here you will be able to test your new-found knowledge and assist in baking your very own round pizza before enjoying it with by then chance new friends and traveling companions.