Visit a Parmigiano Reggiano and Parma ham production factory and taste these excellencies of the territory directly from their producers. Discover all their secrets with an Italian and English speaking guide.
What to Expect
An Italian and English speaking guide will take you to discover the secrets of the most traditional products on a mini shuttle bus leaving everyday from Parma main square. First stop is the Parmigiano Reggiano PDO production factory. Discover how milk is processed and transformed into Parmigiano Reggiano PDO, a unique mixture of flavors and nutritional properties. Find out why this extraordinary cheese can be preserved for years and improve its organoleptic qualities over time, without any chemical additive. Learn how to distinguish between cheeses of different ageing thanks to a guided tasting.
Then continue to the Parma Ham PDO production factory. See all phases of the production of this renowned kind of cold cut with your own eyes. Start from the meat processing and lose yourself in a journey of flavors until the tasting of the final product, result of a careful and meticulous ageing process. Round your tour off with a tasting of Parma ham and savor its never ending sweetness and unique flavor. Return to Piazza Garibaldi at 1 pm.
- Entrances in all production factories
- Tasting of the products
- English and Italian speaking gourmet guide