Savour Italy's finest wines in the company of a Presto resident sommelier. Enjoy 4 full glasses of Italian wine and bountiful, buffet-style appetizers. Each wine will be paired with its appropriate appetizer matching. Your sommelier will share her secrets on how to choose the best wines for specific foods and give you a peek into the art of winemaking in Italy--an art which has its roots in millennia past. Your sommelier may touch upon why wine was declared democratic in Ancient Rome and what Romans added to their wine to improve shelf life.
Walk the streets of the Eternal City from wine bar to wine bar where the wine barrel originated and where this drink of "The Golden Age" in 2 B.C. was savored for the first time. On our tour we will stop in and have a taste of some of the finest wines in Rome, accompanied by some of the freshest cheeses, salumi, vegetables, and traditional Italian appetizers. Indulge yourself in the city's beautiful surroundings while enjoying delicious wines, strolling through the romantic streets of Rome, and learning about the most revered drink in Italy.