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Antinori's Tormaresca: wine tour, tasting, lunch

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112 Tormaresca (Antinori)

Torcicoda 3 old vintages tasting: TWICE in Wine Spectator Top100

Perfect tailor-made ORGANIC wine pairing Apulian luxury LUNCH

Visit Castel del Monte (UNESCO World Heritage Site) + Trani’s cathedral

MARCHESI ANTINORI’s TORMARESCA flagship “modern” estate in Apulia plus the most iconic historical places around

THE MOST COMPLETE APULIAN WINE EXPERIENCE EVER

Tormaresca is the spark that ignited the dream, transforming it into a reality that has become the leader of the enological “Renaissance” of the entire region.

The dream come true: to produce great wines from native Apulian vines.

Passion, courage and faith in the enormous qualitative potential of Puglia are the elements which, for over twenty years, have prompted the Marchesi Antinori family to invest in Puglia.

Incredible emotional experience: exceptional & exclusive VERTICAL tasting of 3 old vintages of Tormaresca Torcicoda (TWICE in Wine Spectator Top 100), plus VERTICAL tasting of 3 old vintages of Bocca di Lupo Aglianico Castel del Monte Doc, the estate’s iconic wine.

Then a perfect tailor-made wine pairing Apulian LUNCH.

In the afternoon visit the territory: Castel del Monte (UNESCO World Heritage Site) and Trani’s cathedral on the sea, to end with a fashionable (or romantic) aperitif in a seaside terrace.

Puglia

LOCATION:
Antinori’s Tormaresca, Tenuta Bocca di Lupo Loc. Tofano, C. da Torre d’Isola, Minervino Murge (BT) + Castel del Monte + Trani

STYLE OF EXPERIENCE:
RARE WINES & ASTONISHING LOCATIONS

DURATION:
Duration on-site (hours. ±1): 10

 

THE MOST IMMERSIVE AND COMPLETE APULIAN WINE EXPERIENCE EVER

  • Arrival at the Bocca di Lupo estate
  • Meeting with your expert private Ambassador who will guide you throughout the experience on the estate.
  • Welcome coffee, fruit juices, home made sweet and savory welcome preparations.
  • Storytelling related to the exceptional history of the Estate, the territory and the production, in order to be able to better appreciate any subsequent taste.
  • Visit of the vinification cellar, the barrel room and the “Saletta delle Riserve” (the latter open exclusively for WFTI guests)
  • Path through the balcony with a panoramic view of the vineyards and the countryside up to Castel del Monte and tasting in a private room.
  • Exceptional & exclusive VERTICAL tasting of 3 old vintages of Tormaresca Primitivo Salento Torcicoda, and in addition exceptional & exclusive VERTICAL tasting of 3 old vintages of Bocca di Lupo Aglianico Castel del Monte Doc, the estate’s iconic wine.

Wine Spectator TOP 100 2020, # 82, 90 pts
ANTINORI’s Tormaresca Primitivo Salento TORCICODA 2016

Well-balanced and fresh, this medium-bodied red features a thread of ground spice that underscores flavors of crushed black raspberry, cherry, thyme and red liquorice.
Light tannins sculpt the clean-cut finish. Drink now through 2025. 4,000 cases imported. —AN

Wine Spectator TOP 100 2011, # 61, 90 pts
ANTINORI’s Tormaresca Primitivo Salento TORCICODA 2008

Jammy yet focused, offering layers of roasted coffee, mesquite and spice to the concentrated blackberry and damson plum skin fruit.
Picks up a tarry edge on the tangy finish. Drink now. 30,000 cases imported. —BS

FULL traditional Apulian lunch
Tailor-made menu for perfect wine pairing exclusively for WFTI guests, variable according to the seasons and the inspiration of the Chef.

4 courses paired with:

  • Pietrabianca Castel del Monte
  • Fiano di Bocca di Lupo (special wine in limited production included in tasting only for WFTI guests)
  • Trentangeli Castel del Monte
  • Kaloro, Moscato di Trani.
  • Each guest will be given a bottle of Kaloro (a wonderful atypical raisin dessert wine, in limited production, that cannot be found elsewhere).
  • Transfer to Castel del Monte, meeting with your private guide.
  • Guided visit to Castel del Monte, a 13th century fortress built by Frederick II of Swabia, Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire (UNESCO World Heritage Site).
  • Transfer to the port of Trani.
  • Guided tour of the cathedral of Trani, on the sea (a Cathedral in the Apulian Romanesque style, with influences of Arab-Norman architecture, from the year 1099), and historic centre.
  • Relaxing aperitif on a terrace overlooking the port or cathedral, with cocktails, wines and appetizers.

ON REQUEST

  • FULL DAY SIGHTSEEING IN LUXURY CAR, LIMO, VAN OR HELICOPTER with English speaking professional driver/pilot. Departure from any main location, example Rome, Civitavecchia, Livorno, La Spezia, Milan, Florence, Bologna, Venice etc.
  • PRO Photographer/videomaker
  • Mr. Marco Tenerini as your “emotional storytelling guide” for the whole day.

PRICES

From 1.200

Rates per person:

ADULT (≥18 yo):
Pax 2: € 1.380
Pax 3: € 1.300
Pax 4: € 1.300
Pax 5: € 1.300
Pax 6: € 1.200
Pax 7: € 1.200
Pax 8: € 1.200
MINOR (6-17 yo): Pax € 220
INFANT (0-5 yo): FREE

Prices for experience only; ask for transfers prices.
Just tell us how many people and your starting location.

SUPERSTARS

  • Marchesi Antinori’s estates in Apulia
  • Wine Spectator Top100 Torcicoda wine
  • Castel del Monte (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
  • Trani cathedral on the sea

TOP PRODUCTS

  • Wine Spectator TOP 100 2020, # 82, 90 pts
    ANTINORI’s Tormaresca Primitivo Salento TORCICODA 2016
  • Wine Spectator TOP 100 2011,# 61, 90 pts
    ANTINORI’s Tormaresca Primitivo Salento TORCICODA 2008
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STEP BY STEP

  • Arrival at the Bocca di Lupo estate
  • Meeting with your expert private Ambassador
  • Welcome coffee, fruit juices, home made sweet and savory welcome preparations
  • Storytelling: history of the Estate, territory, production
  • Visit of the vinification cellar
  • Visit of the barrels room
  • Visit of the “Saletta delle Riserve” (open exclusively for WFTI guests)
  • Path through the balcony with a panoramic view
  •  Tasting in a private room
  • Exceptional & exclusive VERTICAL tasting of 3 old vintages of Tormaresca Primitivo Torcicoda
  • Exceptional & exclusive VERTICAL tasting of 3 old vintages of Bocca di Lupo Aglianico Castel del Monte
  • FULL traditional Apulian lunch
  • 4 courses with 4 different wines
  • Receive your bottle of Kaloro (wonderful atypical raisin dessert wine, in limited production)
  • Transfer to Castel del Monte
  • Visit of the Castle
  • Transfer to Trani
  • Visit of the Cathedral on the sea
  • Aperitif
  • Goodbye

SUPERSTARS

  • Marchesi Antinori’s estates in Apulia
  • Wine Spectator Top100 Torcicoda wine
  • Castel del Monte (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
  • Trani cathedral on the sea

TOP PRODUCTS

  • Wine Spectator TOP 100 2020, # 82, 90 pts
    ANTINORI’s Tormaresca Primitivo Salento TORCICODA 2016
  • Wine Spectator TOP 100 2011,# 61, 90 pts
    ANTINORI’s Tormaresca Primitivo Salento TORCICODA 2008

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