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Tasting of Valpolicella Amarone at Serego Alighieri
Availability: Every day
Duration: 2 hours
Language: English, Italian
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Visit the farmland belonging to Dante's heirs
  • Admire a beautiful farmstead
  • Discover the splendid gardens and orchards
  • Taste Amarone and Recioto wines from Valpolicella
What to expect

During his exile, Dante Alighieri spent a few years living in Verona. His son Pietro, enchanted by the beauty of the city and its surrounding countryside, decided to stay nearby; in 1353, he purchased a farmland in Gargagnago, in the center of Valpolicella, home to the Casal dei Ronchi. The house and land today, after twenty-one generations, still belong to the Counts of Serego Alighieri, direct descendants of the poet Dante. Since 1973, the Counts have collaborated with the nearby Masi Agricola, a leading winery in the production of Amarone, to produce prestigious, top-quality wines. The Villa, immersed in the vineyards of Valpolicella, exists in conjunction with the traditional activity of the vast and flourishing farmland.

Your tour, a dive into the history of the noble family of the Counts of Serego Alighieri and the territory of Valpolicella, includes a guided walk in the garden and the vineyards and a visit to the historic winery full of aromatic cherry casks as are traditionally used by the family for the "appassimento" of the grapes. Your visit will conclude with a tasting session including three esteemed wines: Valpolicella Monte Piazzo, Amarone Vaio Armaron and Recioto Casal dei Ronchi.

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What's included
  • Guided visit to the winery
  • Wine tasting
What's not included
  • Meals
  • Transportation (available upon request)
Where
Via Stazione Vecchia, 234-694, 37015 Sant'Ambrogio di Valpolicella VR, Italy
When

Every day at 10.00am and 3.00pm

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Provider
Masi
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.

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