Day Trips & Custom Tours in Umbria & Tuscany
Umbria Wine Tour: Sagrantino in Montefalco, Umbria

 

Take a trip through the vineyards near Montefalco and taste Sagrantino wines at local wineries.

 

On this tour you will:

·         Visit the wineries and vineyards around Montefalco

·         Sample and compare Sagrantino wines from different producers

·         Discover the history of the native Sagrantino grape

 

Departures:

Departures throughout the year

 

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Why not combine this tour with a cooking lesson in nearby Bevagna?

More Information on the Montefalco Sagrantino Wine Tour

 

On this tour we will travel through the vineyards near Montefalco, visiting the wineries where the local Sagrantino wine is produced, sampling and comparing the wines from different producers. We will also discover the centuries-old history of the Sagrantino grape.

 

The Montefalco area (which is within easy reach of Perugia, Assisi, Spoleto and Todi) produces the excellent Sagrantino di Montefalco, one of only two Umbrian wines to be awarded the prestigious DOCG (Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita –the highest Italian wine appellation) in both secco and passito (sweet dessert wine) forms, the Rosso di Montefalco DOC (produced from a combination of Sangiovese, Sagrantino and Merlot grapes) as well as Grechetto and a number of other wines.