The Best Food and Wine Tours in Sardinia

The Best Food and Wine Tours in Sardinia

When traveling to Sardinia you will definitely get to experience its rich culture and history. There are plenty of activities to explore; from going on boat rides to visiting archeological sites. If you like to try the traditional cuisine of Sardinia, you might want to consider going on food and wine tours. Here are just a few food and wine tours you can find in Sardinia.

Bread baking

If you are into bread baking, then this tour is definitely for you! Make sure that you go on this tour with your partner or a friend since a minimum of two people per booking is required. The advantage of this tour is that it lasts for about 4 hours, and the guide can also pick you up from your hotel. The bread baking tour takes place in Trexenta, which is located in the center of Sardinia. The group will visit a local bakery where everyone will be able to learn how to prepare the dough, work with it, and learn more about different types of bread that are popular in Sardinia.

Wine and oil tasting

This interesting tour lasts for about 4 hours and is usually led by a local experienced guide. One of the advantages of the wine and oil tasting tour is that they usually take a small group of people, so you get to experience the food and drinks in a cozy atmosphere. You will be visiting two different farms, which are located not far away from Cagliari. On the first farm, you will visit an oil mill run by a local family; you will be able to try their extra virgin olive oil and some other fresh produce. Later, the tour guide will take you to the winery, where you will be able to taste four different wines accompanied by bread, sausages, and cheese.

Ravioli cooking class

Ravioli cooking class
Ravioli cooking class

If you are a food lover and want to learn more about Italian cuisine, then this ravioli cooking class is for you! On this tour, you will be taken to a local chef in Cagliari, where you will learn how to make the perfect home-made ravioli. The chef will teach you how to prepare everything from scratch, and you will prepare your own meal. After everyone finished cooking, you will be able to enjoy your meal accompanied by the discussion on local cuisine, culture, and wine tasting. This tour also has a great bonus! After the tour, you will be able to take the recipe of home-made ravioli back to your home country, where you can impress your guests with your cooking skills.

Cheese and wine

One of the most visited and famous food tours in Sardinia is the cheese and wine tour around Cagliari. The tour lasts for about three hours, and you will have a local guide with the whole group. During the tour, you will visit some of the finest wineries in Cagliari where you will get a chance to combine wine tasting experience with traditional cuisine. On the way back from cheese and wine tour, your group will stop by a small church. You will also have a wonderful chance to see pink flamingos in one of the Cagliari’s small ponds.