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Wine Tasting at Villa Canestrari

Looking for a real wine experience?
Follow us on a fascinating time travel from the 19th century to today, to discover how wine was made in the past.
See with your own eyes the original tools and the vintage wine-making machines, imagine how the job of a wine maker could be without the help of the modern technology. More than a museum and more than a tour : live the real wine experience, created to inspire adults and kids looking back at the past and forward to the future. Leaf through the pages of the old archives, filled out with pen and inkwell. Read the original handwritten enology notes of the historic founder of our winery, Carlo Bonuzzi. More than 150 years of wine making tradition make us proud, an important heritage, a wealth of experience and knowledge, stories and values that we want to preserve and share through our wines.
Soave and Valpolicella, two regions to discover. Pick your favourite tasting, live the experience of the fine wines of Verona and let yourself get carried away by your senses.

Wine Tastings at the Wine Museum
From 2 to 20 people

Guided tour at the Wine Museum Villa Canestrari
Guided tasting of 3 wines of our selection*

  • Soave DOC
  • Valpolicella DOC
  • Valpolicella Ripasso DOC Superiore

Price 20 euro per person

Le botti della cantina Villa Canestrari

Guided tour at the Wine Museum
Tasting of 4 wines of our selection*

  • Soave DOC
  • Valpolicella Ripasso DOC Superiore
  • Valpolicella DOC superiore
  • Amarone della Valpolicella DOCG

Price 25 euro per person

*with artisanal breadsticks and typical Monte Veronese cheese.

Degustazione Amarone Villa Canestrari

Amarone Experience

Guided tour at the Wine Museum Villa Canestrari
Guided tasting of 3 Amarone della Valpolicella of our selection*

  • Amarone della Valpolicella DOCG “A”
  • Amarone della Valpolicella DOCG Riserva PLENUM
  • Amarone della Valpolicella DOCG Riserva 1888

Price 45 euro per person

Amarone Experience Premium

Guided tour at the Wine Museum Villa Canestrari
Guided tasting of 4 Amarone della Valpolicella and 1 Recioto of our selection*

  • Amarone della Valpolicella DOCG “A”
  • Amarone della Valpolicella DOCG Riserva PLENUM
  • Amarone della Valpolicella DOCG Riserva 1888
  • Amarone della Valpolicella DOC Riserva “10 Anni”
  • Recioto della Valpolicella DOCG L’Amandorlato

Price 90 euro per person

*with artisanal breadsticks, typical Monte Veronese cheese and cold cuts.

Easy – Trekking & Picnic in the vineyards
with tasting of 2 wines

  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Km: 4,5
  • Starting point: Villa Canestrari – Via D. Broglio, 2, 37030 Colognola Ai Colli VR
  • Arrival point: Villa Canestrari – Via D. Broglio, 2, 37030 Colognola Ai Colli VR

It is an easy route suitable also for children that winds through unpaved and paved roads with little traffic passing through historic villas, panoramic views, and the ancient streets of Colognola ai Colli. Visit and tasting of 2 wines from the selection of Villa Canestrari at our wine shop.

We’ll provide a trekking backpack* with:

  • Tasting glasses, dishes, cutlery, picnic blanket, tablecloth;
  • Typical cured meats of the territory (for example soppressa veneta and other cured meats coming from local sources)
  • DOP Monte Veronese Cheese, produced in Lessinia;
  • Bread
  • Fresh fruit
  • Typical pastries
  • Water
  • 1 bottle of wine Soave “Vigne di Sande” Doc or Valpolicella Doc “Terre di Lanoli” Villa Canestrari

Discount of 10% on the purchase of wines at our wine shop valid for the day of the experience.

* The backpack including glasses, plates, cutlery, blanket, and tablecloth must be returned at the end of the tour.

Price 28 euro per person

Off Road – Trekking & Picnic in the vineyards
with guided tour at the Wine Museum and tasting of 3 wines

  • Difficulty: Intermediate
  • Duration: 3, 5 hours
  • Km: 12
  • Starting point: Villa Canestrari – Via D. Broglio 2, 37030 Colognola Ai Colli VR
  • Arrival point: Museo del Vino Villa Canestrari – Via Castello 20, 37031 Illasi VR

Description of the experience: It is a route of 12 km through vineyards, olive groves and mainly on hilly dirt roads with suggestive panoramic viewpoints until you reach the medieval castle of Illasi. The route will then continue in the direction of the Museo del Vino of Villa Canestrari, passing through the beautiful Venetian Villas that surround it. We will wait for you at the destination, to take you on a guided tour of the Museo del Vino of Villa Canestrari The return route to the starting point, of about 4 km, passes through the historic road that connects Illasi to the headquarters of Villa Canestrari in Colognola ai Colli. Back to the starting  point, you’ll enjoy a tasting of three wines from our selection.

We’ll provide a trekking backpack* with:

  • Tasting glasses, dishes, cutlery, picnic blanket, tablecloth;
  • Typical cured meats of the territory (for example soppressa veneta and other cured meats coming from local sources)
  • DOP Monte Veronese Cheese, produced in Lessinia;
  • Bread
  • Fresh fruit
  • Typical pastries
  • Water
  • 1 bottle of wine Soave “Vigne di Sande” Doc or Valpolicella Doc “Terre di Lanoli” Villa Canestrari

Discount of 10% on the purchase of wines at our wine shop valid for the day of the experience.

* The backpack including glasses, plates, cutlery, blanket, and tablecloth must be returned at the end of the tour.

Price 38 euro per person

Are you a group of 20+ people?
Contact us for a customized tour
at marketing@villacanestrari.com

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