TOUR 2: WINE & FOOD PAIRING TOUR
Looking for wine tasting the way it was meant to be – With Gourmet Food! We promise that and more on this unique tour that visits three wineries and includes a continuous parade of gourmet cheeses, meats and chocolates to combine with a selected sampling of the best wines in the Valley. The tour culminates with a gourmet, catered meal at a private, members-only winery (weather permitting) or at the acclaimed Trattoria Grappola Restaurant. Guests are taught the fine art of food pairing and selecting wines to match their meals. Guides share secrets and tips, and lead you through the best wines in the Valley. Perfect for the connesseur, or someone aspiring to become one. (Note: Horse facility visits are not included in this 4 hour tour.)
For the true Wine Enthusiast, ask about our 'Private WineMaker's Tour! Includes private facility tours, meeting winemakers and exclusive barrrel tastings, in addition to all the amenities of the 'Wine & Food Pairing Tour'.
Wine & Food Pairing Tour Overview
- Each winery visit includes a gourmet platter of adundant cheeses, meats and chocolates tospecifically chosen to accompany select wines. The art of Wine & Food Pairing is explained and sampled in detail!
- Each tasting is expertly guided by our highly-knowledgeable staff and visits three World-Class wineries including a gourmet lunch (or dinner) at the final destination.
- Luxury, chauffered transportation
- Historic driving tour of the Valley’s rich wine and horse history, including celebrity homes and stories
- Customized, safe and well-run tours to fit your interests, tastes and schedule!
- Pick-up and drop-off at guest's Santa Ynez Valley location
- Pick-up and drop-off from Santa Barbara Coastal City locations available
- Lunch and Dinner Tours offered daily (except major Holidays).
- All-inclusive of tasting fees, staff gratuities, hors d'ourves and a gourmet catered meal $165 per person from Santa Ynez locations or $180 per person from Santa Barbara Coastal Cities locations.
- Requires 24-hour advance reservation
- Same-Day reservations occasionally available, and only by phone confirmation. Call 805-688-5984.
- Gratuities appreciated.
• Daily Tours offered from Santa Ynez and Santa Barbara