Craft Cocktail and Aperitivo Tour in Florence

Savor Italy's tradition of Aperitivo with finger food and a range of drinks (bubbly to craft cocktails) at some of the most exclusive lounges and locales in Florence.  We'll imbibe in a variety of drinks traditionally consumed during Aperitivo time on this unique tour including prosecco, wine and craft cocktails. Aperitivo is considered the "Italian happy hour" but you'll learn on our tour that it means much more! Experience Italian craft cocktail culture and dwell at bars where cutting-edge mixologists toil ardently crafting their own bitters, mixers and vermouth, putting most mixed drinks to rest. This unique food and drink tour visits 3 locales, with drinks and finger foods. Prosecco, truffles, quite possibly the best Negroni in town, artisan cured salami and Italian cheeses to name a few! On this unique tour in Florence, we casually saunter through the colorful backstreets which are a feast also for the eyes. Taste the culture of Italian "Aperitivo" on this leisurely, food and drink tour with style.

Highlights:

  • Small group (8 max) city walking tour with a local expert

  • 3 stops of food & drink flights (bubbly, craft cocktails, wine tasting)

  • Every drink flight paired with food, finger snack style (i.e. mini truffle panini)

  • Get a lay of the city's drink scene with your friendly, knowledgable guide

  • Taste iconic Italian craft cocktails like the Negroni and creative variations

  • Meet award-winning professional barmen & mixologists

  • Chef-prepared snacks (truffle snacks, artisan cheese & meat plates, marinated vegetables, mini-pizzas, etc)

  • Informative lesson on key Italian alcoholic products and their history

  • Walking tour in Florence, learning about unique locales along the way

Start time: 5:30pm (flexible upon request)  Days: Monday-Saturday Duration: 2.5 hours Inclusions: 3 stops, All drinks, food pairings and personable, bilingual guide. Group Tour Cost: $110 (equating €90eu) per person Private Tour Cost: Please Inquire. Cost depends on group size and request.  Not included: Travel insurance, transport, additional tastings and trip cancellation insurance. Optional add-ons (available for private tours): Hands-on cocktail lesson with one of the resident mixologists.

*FOR NEW YEARS EVE 2018 we have a special holiday-themed Aperitivo Crawl- more details in this announcement! (which also note the variations from the regularly listed Aperitivo inclusions)

How to book the NYE ‘18 Aperitivo Crawl: Book as normal via “Book Group Experience” and we will charge an additional $20 for each ticket as this is a specialty holiday crawl with unique inclusions. Please note there will be modifications which are detailed in the announcement linked above and by booking/participating you agree to the special format and extra cost.)

Grazie mille!

 

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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