Your Ultimate Foodie Marketplace


Your Ultimate Foodie

My Cart0

There are 0 item(s) in your cart
Subtotal: 0.00

Tour and Tasting at the Best Growers Market in Florence

5.00 out of 5 based on 1 customer rating
1 Review

From: 155.00

Alternate dates and times

Alternate dates and times for classes and tours in case they are booked


Starting Time: 10.00 am – 12.00 pm 

Duration of Tour: 2 hours 

Includes: Expert local guide

Availability: Monday to Friday  

Dates Unavailable: Jan 1-20, April 9, 10, May 1, Jun 2, Aug 1-20, Nov 1, Dec 8, 24 – 31 

Enjoy a morning walk around the Sant’Ambrogio markets. Meet local growers and sample some of their farm-to-table products. Gain insight into local food and culture from an expert local guide. Sant Ambrogio is a daily market where the local’s shop

See typical stands of fresh pasta, meats, fish, and grains. Arrive at a local bakery to taste warm savory donuts, ‘ Coccole’, served with stracchino creamy cheese and Tuscan prosciutto. Tasty Charcuterie of Tuscan and Emilian specialties follow. That will include local Pecorino Cheese and Parmigiano Reggiano (aged 36 months). A selection of local salumi will consist of wild boar and finocchiona. Visit an artisanal cheese store owned by a brother/sister duo. Taste artisanal cheeses made with truffle & goat milk or their ‘drunk cheese’ made with Piedmont’s famous Barolo Wine. 

We’ll stop at Fabio Picchi’s organic food store CBIO. Ending with something sweet at the rooftop garden nursery. See historical fruit trees and ancient aromatic herbs. 

Includes: seasonal sweet and savory products at the bakery, Charcuterie of Tuscan & Emilian salami & Cheese including pecorino, Parmigiano Reggiano 40months, Truffle & Barolo Cheese at a small artisan stand, Fruit, espresso, seasonal cake by Fabio Picchi. Alternative: Tastings for Vegetarians & Gluten Free available 

Price per person:

1 x $200  2 x $125  3 x $105 4-5  x $95 6-9x $90  10-15 x $80

Children: 0-6 years – Free / 7-12 years $35 each /13-16 years $50 each

1 review for Tour and Tasting at the Best Growers Market in Florence

  1. Diane Wagner

    Me and my friends had an incredible experience on this tour. Not only did we get to meet people from Rome and the United States, but our tour guide was exceptionally kind and knowledgeable. Mizenplace also provided us with recommendations for nearby tourist spots, which added to the overall enjoyment of our tour. We were so impressed that we’re already planning to avail of this tour again soon. Highly recommended!

Add a review

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Joined: 38 months
Products: 3 products
Visit Store
We are Linda and Alberto, the Italian dream team. Between the two of us, we are the experts on all things Italian and travel.