Learn how Italian cuisine and wine are central to the local culture and social lifestyle, synonym with conviviality and shared passion for the territory.
During an Access Italy experience, you will discover that the regional cuisine varies significantly from North to South, from city to countryside, from the mountains to the sea. What stays the same is a wise combination of freshness and simplicity, coupled with expert techniques that have driven Italy to excellence.
Italy is known for its world-class quality of food and wine. Access Italy can take you on the path of excellence of these important traditions. Discover the health benefits of the Mediterranean diet, of the seasonality of all produce and of the freshness of the ingredients used to create simple yet tasty meals. During an Access Italy culinary tour, you will learn how to select and combine the ingredients laying at the basis of Italian cuisine. Meals are not just made of a recipe: the love of the person creating them is equally important.
A good Italian meal always comes with wine. The culture of wine making is one of the reasons many travelers choose Italy as a destination. From North to South, the whole territory offers a wide varieties of vineyards, each producing a specific kind of grapes and wines. With a private Italy wine tour that will allow you to visit renowned wineries as well as local producers, you will be able to discover the most famous Italian labels and taste their prized productions, accompanied by the property owners or expert sommeliers.