Artisan Italian Craft Beer Tasting

Craft beer lovers, this one's for you. Italy has seen an explosion of craft brewers over the last decade. Florence is home to independently run locales and breweries showcasing the country's most interesting beer beverages. What makes Italian craft beer so fascinating is the producer's willingness to experiment with locally produced specialties such as chestnuts, saffron, peppercorns, flowers, ancient grains, wild honey and seasonal fruit. We will stop in 2-3 craft beer locales and partake in guided tastings with the on-site brewmaster and beer experts along with snacks to perfectly match each sip.

 

Highlights:

  • Tour with a local food & drink expert 
  • Fun, gourmet beer crawl in Florence
  • Visit 3 different brew pubs
  • 3 beer flights and food pairings with each flight 
  • Meet the on-site beer experts
  • Indulge in Italian snack foods like fried stuffed olives, spreads, fried seasonal veggies, cheese and meats
  • Learn about the Italian craft beer movement and the pioneer producers behind it
  • Taste unique brews using local ingredients like chestnut, saffron and heritage grains

Start time: 4:00pm or 5pm Days: Monday-Saturday Duration: 3 hours Inclusions: All visits, beer flights, food pairings and personable, bilingual food + drink expert. Group Tour Cost: €90eu/$100usd per person (max 6 people)  Private Tour Cost: Please Inquire. Cost depends on group size and request.  Not included: Travel insurance, transport, additional tastings and trip cancellation insurance.

You'll learn about Italian beer making techniques, its recent history in the beverage arena, the current trends in beermaking and popular mash ingredients while getting behind the scenes and meeting the producer. We'll sample a wide array of craft beers and a styles from Barley Wines, IPAs, Sour Ales, Wheat and more. You'll get an in-depth introduction to the Italian craft beer movement, learn about the pioneering producers all while perusing the city from pub to pub. This experience can be customized.

 

Additional Notes:

We can accommodate virtually any food lifestyle.  Just let us know how we can help. If you would like to start later or earlier than the times listed OR have a party larger than 6, please send us an inquiry via REQUEST PRIVATE EXPERIENCE. We quote in EU€ but process all payments in USD (no commissions added) plus online merchant/ticketing fees.

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