A taste of Italy through food and wine
Get to know the area, the rich wine and food culture, and the limitless hospitality of the Italian people together with a sommelier.
Get ready for an unforgettable Italian experience
Wine and Food Experience with sommelier
Get ready for a memorable Wine and Food Experience! It is a true Italian wine experience with a sommelier. A must do in Tuscany and great fun for wine lovers of all levels!
Your host Sylvia
The world of wine is all about passion, history, culture and food pairing. As a sommelier it gives me pleasure to be able to share my knowledge of wine with other people. I speak Italian, English and Dutch. Furthermore I have a lot of information for you and truly want everyone to have a great experience. Read more about me.
Welcome to Montepulciano
The Wine and Food Experience in Montepulciano is a unique and unforgettable experience. On this wine tour we visit a historical family winery where we taste four quality wines paired with local food.
“It was a fantastic experience. The atmosphere, wine and food were superb. Sylvia is a wonderful and very kind host. Strongly recommended!”
~ Patryk (Poland) 20 September 2019
Sylvia is a certified FISAR sommelier, she passed all her exams and has gathered plenty of experience in the world of wines during the last 11 years. She also completed the level 2 WSET study Award in Wines. WSET is an international recognized diploma.
Latest posts from my blog
Here you can read background articles about various topics, not only Italian wines, Tuscany and Umbria, but also about one of Sylvia’s other passions such as running. Have a good read!
The Wine & Spirit Education Trust, WSET, provides education and qualifications in wines for professionals and enthusiasts. Level 2 Award in Wines is an intermediate level qualification. During the course we studied about wines, grape varieties of the world, the...
Il Frantoio di Montepulciano Frantoio means olive oil mill or olive oil press. Many olive oil producers rely on an external frantoio. Il Frantoio di Montepulciano is established in Montepulciano and counts 600 members. It is a farmers cooperative that supply members...
Grape harvest Hand picking the grapes means that pickers go through the vineyard and pick the grapes bunch by bunch. They can choose the ripe grapes, or rather, they can avoid picking rotten or bad grapes. Hand picking of the grapes The grape harvest in Tuscany...