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Venice: Food Tasting Tour with Cicchetti Dishes and Wine
107 USD
Indulge your senses on a unique culinary adventure through the winding streets of Venice. Join a guided group or private tour that delves into the world of wine bars and Cicchetti, a quintessential Venetian experience. Savor traditional small plates paired with expertly selected Italian wines, and soak up the authentic local atmosphere.
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Embark on a culinary journey through the scenic neighborhoods and wine bars of Venice, where locals gather to savor the city's renowned gastronomy. Indulge in a wine and food adventure, sampling the city's signature Cicchetti dishes, all while exploring the hidden gems of this enchanting city. Our adventure begins in Cannaregio, a tranquil residential neighborhood that transforms into a bustling after-work hub for locals. Join your guide on a leisurely stroll through the area, followed by a traditional gondola ride across the Grand Canal to Rialto. At a cozy eatery, owned by young locals passionate about innovative cuisine, treat your taste buds to fresh seafood delicacies, such as black ink calamari, seafood-infused polenta, and tuna balls with a twist. Each dish is carefully crafted to showcase the perfect blend of traditional Venetian flavors and modern flair. Next, explore the local Cicchetti scene, visiting hidden gems that only a true Venetian would know. Your guide will share insider tips on how to navigate the local culinary landscape, avoiding tourist traps to discover authentic flavors. At a family-owned bar, meet the two Venetian brothers dedicated to showcasing the region's finest local produce and wines. Savor the classic tramezzino sandwich, accompanied by a refreshing Venetian Spritz, and indulge in creamy codfish baccalà and stockfish (dried cod) - local staples. As we delve deeper into the Rialto district, uncover the secrets of this bustling hub, where just one street away from the tourist crowds lies a treasure trove of authentic Venetian experiences. Sample more Cicchetti delights, including meat and cheese, lasagna, and pasta dishes at a charming local bar. Conclude your culinary escapade with a decadent Tiramisu dessert, surrounded by the picturesque Campo San Bartolomeo, a haven for foodies and shopaholics. Your guide will be happy to provide recommendations for a fantastic evening ahead or suggest further explorations of this enchanting city.