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Food and Wine Tours in Greece

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If you love to eat you will love these tours....

These tours are provided by local food and wine enthusiasts with various backgrounds in gastronomy. They have traveled and explored the tastes and aromas of the Greek culinary tradition. They love Greek food and wine and know it well. Some of them are chefs, others food and restaurant reviewers and others are lovers of Greek wines. Let them guide you on a journey into the best of Greek food and wine!

Athens Market tour

A Day at the Market

A day spent in and around the heart of the Athenian food market. The Agora as it is called, offers a good glimpse of the culinary tradition of the city. We will visit the meat and fish markets, we will have a quick tsipouro with meze in the market, we will smell herbs and spices, taste different varieties of olives and cured meats and end our tasteful journey at a traditional Greek taverna, where we will have a late lunch, like real Athenians.

Duration: 5 hours
Starts: 11am

2-3 persons: 120 euros per person  
4-6 persons: 90 euros per person
7-8 persons: 80 euros per person

Min. 2 persons - Max. 8 persons

Price includes:
1 experienced culinary tour guide
meze (small tapas style assortment) and tsipouro (grappa style spirit)
olive tasting
spices tasting
cured meat tasting
Full lunch at a taverna
Greek coffee

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Nemea Winery

Wine Tasting in Nemea

A day spent in the wine region of Nemea. Situated in the heart of the Peloponnese, just 1 hour and 20 minutes from Athens, Nemea is one of the most important wine regions in the country. Home of the Agiorgitiko grape, Nemea hosts a number of top wineries that produce different styles of the wine and a selection of other Greek and international varieties. We will visit three wineries, where we will taste the most typical wines of the area, we will take a tour in a top vineyard, we will tour a great cellar, where some of the best wines of the region rest and age, we will have a special lunch with dishes perfectly paired with Nemea wines and we will pay a visit to Ancient Nemea with it's well preserved stadium and Temple of Zeus.

Duration: 8 hours
Starts: 10am

2-3 persons: 150 euros per person
4-6 persons 140 euros per person
7-9 persons: 120 euros per person
For larger groups, please ask for price
Min. 2 persons - Max. 30 persons

Price includes:
1 experienced culinary tour guide
Tasting of at least 15 wines in three different wineries
visit to Ancient Nemea
transportation from Athens to Nemea and back
full lunch at a local restaurant or winery with Nemea wines
Greek coffee

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Athens Wine Bar

Athens Wine Bar-hopping

A night out at four of the best Athenian wine bars. We will taste two samples of one greek variety at each wine bar and we will accompany them with a matching dish at each place. Your guide will take you through the history, characteristics and potential of the wines and will help you explore them through tasting, while enjoying the vibrant and cool ambience of some of the best wine spots in Athens.

Duration: 3-4 hours
Starts: 7.30pm
2-3 persons: 90 euros per person
4-8 persons: 80 euros per person
Min. 2 persons - Max. 8 persons

Price includes:
1 experienced sommelier-tour guide
8 different glasses of top rated wines
systematic tasting experience
4 wine-matched plates
1 gift per person

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Cooking with Ginger

Cooking with Madame Ginger

Lunch at a cosy Athenian apartment with one of the most famous and influential Greek food bloggers. Madame Ginger is going to prepare traditional Greek dishes with your help and then will taste them with you at an unforgettable original home-style lunch. Get your cooking skills ready and book this unique experience for you and your friends!   

Duration: 5 hours
Starts: 12pm or 6pm
90 euros per person
Min. 2 persons - Max. 8 persons

Price includes:
All groceries, meat, fish for cooking
Greek wines matched for the specific dishes
Aperitifs and digestives
Transport to and from the apartment
1 thank-you-gift per person
Cooking activities for children can be arranged at an extra cost.

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Athens Wine tour

Greek Wine Tasting

Private wine tasting of the most important Greek varieties by an experienced wine specialist. In the first part, your instructor is going to show you how to approach any wine in order to taste and evaluate it correctly. In the second part, you are going to taste and get to know the five most important Greek wine varieties. Get your taste buds ready and dive deep into the secrets of Greek wine!  

Duration: 3 hours
Starts: 6pm

2-3 persons: 50 euros per person
4-6 persons: 35 euros per person 
7-8 persons: 30 euros per person 
9-10 persons: 25 euros per person
Min. 2 persons - Max. 10 persons

Price includes:
All wines to be tasted
Wine tasting equipment
1 thank-you-gift per person

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See also Matt's Guide to Greek Food

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