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Syracuse: Food & Wine Walking Tour

Product ID: 58984
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Taste fresh fish, typical Sicilian appetizers, homemade pastries and fragrant wine and liquors. Eat like a local!
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Duration: 2.5 hours
Starting time 6:30 PM
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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy Syracuse food in authentic tavernas
  • Experience homemade Sicilian cuisine
  • Taste Sicilian wines and liquors
  • Discover the real Ortigia with a knowledgeable guide
Full description
Enjoy an evening of gastronomic and cultural discoveries with a passionate local guide. Your guide will share the secrets of ancient Syracuse with you and invite you to dine in the authentic family Tavernas hidden among the small streets of Ortigia. These tavernas are always known for their charm, hospitality and, of course, delicious traditional cooking. The tour perfectly combines wine and food with a walking tour of the most important monuments in the old city: Piazza San Rocco; Piazza Duomo; Santa Lucia church; Piazza San Giuseppe; the Jewish district; Piazza Archimede; and many other treasures.

First Stop:
Seafood with white wine and Prosecco; fresh breaded fish of the day; mussels soup in a Sicilian style; tuna in sweet-sour onion sauce; little fresh fish fried in olive oil; Sicilian white wine and Grillo IGP Sicilia tasting.

Second Stop:
Land-based food and red wine with Bruschetta (hot crunchy Sicilian bread) and Sicilian Caponata; classic bruschetta with dried tomatoes and basil; Sicilian Arancino (rice balls filled with Sicilian sauce); typical Syracuse focaccia filled in with broccoli; cheeses and salami; homemade Cannolo with Ricotta cheese; two typical Sicilian red wines (Nero D’avola & Syrah)

Third Stop:
Sweets and liquors with Saint Lucy pastry; almond pastry; pistachio pastry; Limoncello, Sicilian sweet Passito wine and almond wine. 
Includes
  • Samples of Sicilian food
  • Wine tasting
  • Pastry tasting
  • Liquor tasting
  • Local guide
What’s Not Included
  • Tips
  • Personal expenses

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Meeting point

Archimede Square in Ortigia, in front of Cafè Archimede

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Product ID: 58984