Experience Milan through your taste buds on this half day food walking tour! Small-group tour with a maximum of twelve people ensures a more personalized experience.
Enjoy a unique and memorable tasting experience through the historic district of Brera - one of the oldest and fascinating neighborhoods in Milan.
Brera is the quarter of Milan where the old world charm meets a trendy and youthful downtown vibe. During your food tour, you will taste delightful Italian foods from local shops that specialize in traditional recipes using century-old techniques.
You will also learn about the colorful history of Milan and how it has transformed throughout the centuries, from the use of the "Navigli, an ancient system of navigable and interconnected canals around the city, to the new and futuristic area of Milan called "Porta Nuova", that was constructed in order to host the next International Expo in 2015.
Your guide will entertain you with stories and educate you about the origin of the food products and how they are made. After taking our Milan Food Tour, you will be able to truly appreciate the traditional Italian pastry, Milanese dish, Parma ham, Culatello, unique Mondeghili meatballs, gelato and much more!
Melanzane alla Parmigiana (Aubergine Parmigiana)
Cannoli (cream horns)
Artisan beer made in Italy
Culatello (refined dry-cured ham)
Parma ham aged for 24 months
Authentic Italian gelato
Milan-style Aperitivo at a trendy art and aperitivo bar "La Bicicletta"
Changes of date received 8 days or more prior to departure: Full refund.
Changes of date received 7 to 4 days prior to departure will incur 30% penalty.
Food and drink tasting
The tour was really nice, the guide Paolo was very friendly and informal, knowledgeable about the food and the district. The food was amazing, the places we visited were outstanding and really showed the local dishes and places. I would definitely book with them again!
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Meet Your Guide at Panificio Pattini
Milan Food Walking Tour
Explore the medieval streets of Brera, the oldest region of Milan. Brera district is home to the Brera Academy of Fine Art and Brera Art Gallery and is sometimes referred to as "the Milanese Montmartre", thanks to its artistic and bohemian atmosphere.
Italian Food Tasting
The first stop is at a local pastry shop where you will get a taste of delicious Italian cream roll. Then, go on a refreshing stroll through the historic Brera district and make your way to a real temple. Surrounded by hanging hams, sample two different cold cuts and learn how they are being made.
Milanese Meatballs and Melanzane alla Parmigiana Tasting
Arrive at Pastificio Moscova where you will enjoy two kinds of Milanese meatballs and a traditional Italian dish: Melanzane alla Parmigiana (Aubergine Parmigiana).
Aperitivo and Grappa Tasting
Do not miss the chance to experience a real Milanese tradition: the Aperitivo! Afterwards, enter a remarkable wine shop to taste another traditional Italian drink, the Grappa. Drink like a local and have a Bicicletta, a typical Milanese drink.
Then, savor and learn the history of the Italian Gelato. Enjoy the treat as you continue your guided stroll around the narrow winding streets of the historic district. Finally, visit an ancient pastificio or pasta factory. Your guide will tell you everything about this famous Italian dish.
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Price & Options
If less than 2 participants are booked, the activity may not operate.
Participants 17 years old and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Please indicate any dietary requirements (vegetarian, gluten-free, etc) upon booking.
You can book a maximum of 12.
You can book a maximum of 16.
Frequently Asked Questions
The tour was really nice, the guide Paolo was very friendly and informal, knowledgeable about the food and the district. The food ...was amazing, the places we visited were outstanding and really showed the local dishes and places. I would definitely book with them again! more
Any cancellations made within 3 business days of your activity (after 10:00:00 local time) will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
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