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Treat yourself to a trip entirely dedicated to wine in a location that will leave you speechless. You will live a divine holiday at an enchanting historical relais, an exclusive experience with limited reservations, which will take place inside an ancient tower near Chiassa Superiore in Tuscany. In this relaxing and magical atmosphere, you will be guided by experts through the barrels of Vinsanto, wine tastings, and a delicious Italian dinner.
You will be staying at an enchanting historical relais. The complex used to be an important fortified emplacement for the village, as well as an early medieval Lombard defense castle since 1163. The gorgeous agritourism farmhouse features an adorable boutique. The relais offers double and twin suites, as well as a swimming pool.
To begin your holiday, you will arrive at the boutique-agritourism farm in Chiassa Superiore. Then, you will have a tasting of Vinsanto del Chianti Denomination of Controlled Origin (three years) and Vinsanto del Chianti Riserva Denomination of Controlled Origin (6 years), paired with homemade cantuccini, a Tuscan dry cookie.
The day will continue with a tour through the vineyards and a visit to the winery with wine and olive oil tastings. You will also enjoy a light lunch with local products, such as homemade cold cuts, local cheese, panzanella or Tuscan salad, vegetables, and desserts. There will be a quick tasting lesson.
In the evening, you will have an exclusive dinner at the Vinsantaia, the Vinsanto cellar, where you will enjoy the best local dishes and wines with the barrels of Vinsanto framing your experience. For groups from two to eight persons, the dinner will be served in an agritourism farm near the relais, in a green and fascinating setting. The menu will feature the same number of courses of the one in the Vinsantaia and will include drinks.
After breakfast in the enchanting relais, you will have some free time to enjoy the relais, visit Arezzo, or discover the valleys of Valtiberina, Valdichiana, Casentino, and Valdarno Superiore. A guided tour can be arranged on request.
During this culinary vacation, there will be a guided tour through the vineyards of Vinsanto, where you will be able to discover the secrets of wine making.
This wine and culinary vacation will take place near Chiassa Superiore, in Tuscany, Italy. In a location enshrined among vineyards and olive groves.
Your culinary holiday includes one dinner at Vinsantaia or at a location near the relais and one light lunch with local products. You will also get wine and cantuccini tastings, as well as tasting lessons.
On the second day, you can keep enjoying the relais with its trees, swimming pool, and boutique. As an alternative, you can enjoy a trip to Arezzo or through one of the four valleys surrounding the town: Valtiberina, Valdichiana, Casentino, and Valdarno Superiore. These places will surprise you with their historical heritage from the ancient Etruscan world and their spirituality among churches, villages, and charming ruffles.
Please book your flight to arrive at Florence Airport (FLR).
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