You have probably had Spaghetti Bolognese at an Italian restaurant in your hometown. But what about tasting authentic Bolognese cuisine? It’s an entirely different and enjoyable experience that you must not miss. Book an exclusive Bologna food tour that will take you to the capital of Northern Italy’s Emilia-Romagna region.
Enjoy and savor the best food and wines in Bologna
Bologna; will never disappoint, whether you want to experience a fun, romantic, or unusual getaway in Italy. It’s a one-stop destination for some of the best food and wines in the country. Thus, it’s often a part of every luxury wine tourinItaly and a favorite place to visit by modern epicureans, seasoned and apprentice chefs, and gourmets. Combining food and wine is a quintessential part of romance, and Bologna will surely deliver it together with a unique experience through carefully planned itineraries according to your exact requirements.
A stunning metropolis rich in beauty, culture, and history, Bologna boasts beautiful and well-preserved architecture and historic landmarks, including the world’s oldest university. Its architectural wonders are continuously protected, restored, preserved, and waiting to be discovered by you. Besides that, the region is home to a mouthwatering cuisine you can enjoy through luxury Bologna food tours.
A customized food and wine tour of Bologna; provides memorable and unique gastronomic experiences. It’s an opportunity to sample sparkling wines and one-of-a-kind Pignoletto wines. At the same time, it lets you experience the magic and beauty of the city and the surrounding landscapes.
Enjoy world-famous wine and cuisine in a cultured city.
Bologna’s wealth of history and entertainment contribute to its status as a must-see city in Italy. However, it also attracts visitors looking to sample the local fare and experience authentic Bolognese cuisine and wines.
Bologna is often a part of an exclusive wine tour of Italyas it is considered a paradise for food and wine lovers. The Etruscan origins of regional food make it rich in tomato, pork, dairy, and egg. The wines are light and easily complement the richness of the local dishes. During your Bologna food tour, you can experience pairing delicate and balanced wines with famous Bolognese dishes as you take in the sights and sounds of the bustling and thriving city and the surrounding areas.
Get to know Bologna intimately through a food and wine tour.
Luxury Bologna food tours are not merely about eating, drinking, and being merry. It includes visits to medieval monuments with a professional guide to introduce iconic landmarks, such as the Historical Center and the University.
Your tour includes a gourmet immersion of the city. While on tour, you can experience traditional foods, including lasagna, tagliatelle, and tortellini. Part of this experience is exploring and getting to know the ancient taverns and markets; while sampling the wines and delicacies they offer. You’ll also be given some leisure time to explore the city and take in more sights as you want.
Experience Bolognese cuisine
Walking in the city center of Bologna lets you discover plenty of restaurants, markets, and shops with classic Emilia-Romagna products, such as balsamic vinegar, cured meats, parmesan cheese, and fresh egg pasta. One of the must-try dishes during your Bologna food tour is Tagliatelle with Ragu. It’s a dish with long fresh egg pasta and traditional meat sauce.
Do you love lasagna? Try the traditional green lasagna, a dish native to Emilia-Romagna and served in Bologna. Unlike the typical lasagna, this one is made of flour, eggs, and spinach. That said, it’s not a vegetarian dish. Bechamel and ragu are essential ingredients that complete this one-of-a-kind and delicious dish.
Cured meats are also part of authentic Bolognese cuisine, and one of the things you should try is Mortadella. It’s a type of sausage similar to salami but with a richer and more intense flavor. Be sure to enjoy it with cheese! But if you prefer cured meats with pasta, consider looking for Gramigna with sausage.
Another dish you can try is the tortellino, which is served best in broth. The original recipe; is prepared with fresh egg pasta filled with parmesan and meat. It’s an Emilian delicacy!
Or you can try the dish called Balanzoni. It’s a green, filled pasta made with spinach, Mortadella, spinach, ricotta cheese, and parmesan cheese. It is served typically with butter and sage sauce and enjoyed by locals.
Discover the rest of Emilia-Romagna in Bologna food tours
Bologna is the capital of the Emilia-Romagna region of northern Italy. This region extends from the Apennine Mountains to the Po River and is well-known for its seaside resorts, medieval cities, and rich gastronomy. Make it a part of your wine tourin Italy to discover and experience its unique tastes and traditions, which gave birth to some of the most exquisite dishes and foods in Po Valley.
Consider spending ten days and nine nights exploring Po Valley. Bologna can be your base for day trips to Parma, where you can sample authentic parmesan cheese and balsamic vinegar with its iconic ham and pizza. Add Ravenna to your itinerary to discover what makes its olive oil, cheeses, and aromatic herbs that special.
A Bologna food tour is a great way to experience and taste the best food and wines of the central region. Don’t pass up on opportunities to learn to make some of the local dishes, too. Expert chefs in Bologna, Parma, and Ravenna will show you how.
Book your luxury Bologna food tour now
If you are passionate about rich and delicious food and wine, don’t miss out on Bologna food tours offered by reputable providers of exclusive and personalized luxury travel experiences in Italy. With their help, you can arrange your dream food and wine tour in Italy at competitive rates. Allow them to handle the guesswork, so all you have to do is pack your bags, enjoy your trip, and make memories. Your Bologna food tour includes private guided tours with professional, local guides and exclusive transportation with a comfortable vehicle and an English-speaking driver.