A dream excursion for wine-lovers in the unbeatable setting of the popular town of Taormina. Let our expert, local guide show you the magic and flavour of these charming wines.
A special day in Taormina across wine and oil, guided by a professional sommelier across the secrets of Sicilian tradition.
Taormina is a small town on the east coast of the popular island of Sicily, located midway between the cities of Messina and Catania. Since the 19th century it has been a bustling tourist destination thanks to its beaches, which are accessible by an aerial tramway placed on the Ionian Sea linking up with roadways with Messina in the north and Catania in the south. Despite its size, the town boasts some magnificent archaeological sites, such as the Ancient Greek Theatre, and the Corvaja Palace, dating back to the 10th century.
What is on the agenda today is the chance to get to know more about Sicilian wines. Enjoy a small-group experience a tour across the historical centre of Taormina ending up in the enchanting San Domenico Palace. You will visit this amazing palace, and you will be treated to insider knowledge on the history and importance of the wines and oils of the tradition. Whether you are a novice or a wine and oil lover, where better to become a connoisseur of Sicilian wines than in Taormina. You will soon learn all about Sicilian wines in your wine tasting, presented by the Sicilian wine expert.
The informative activity is led by a professional sommelier. He will share with you the history and the secrets of local wines, the grape varieties, the fermentation and the production processes, as well with the secrets of the local oils, renowned for their quality. The tour includes a tasting of four different wines and two oils accompanied by Sicilian delicatessen. What better to take your first steps in the world of Sicilian wines and oils than allowing yourself to be guided in the expert hands of a professional, who will ensure your taste-buds recall this day for many years to come.
Complete information about local meeting point, time and telephone numbers, can be found on your confirmation voucher.
Please advice about any food allergy or intollerance.