Healdsburg Wine and Food Pairing Walking Tour
This 4-hour wine and food walking tour, led by a foodie guide, hits half a dozen gourmet highlights of downtown Healdsburg, such as SHED, Costeaux French Bakery and Russian River Tea Company. As you explore this charming wine country town, you’ll enjoy three private seated wine tastings perfectly paired with delicious bites at establishments like Williamson Wines, Portalupi Wine and Thumbprint Cellars. Limited to just eight people, this small-group tour provides a personalized experience.Make your way to Healdsburg Plaza to meet your local guide, a certified tourism ambassador of Sonoma County. Then set off on foot to begin your tasting tour, stopping to sample food and wine at half a dozen hotspots in the historical downtown area.Your first stop is a local bakery (perhaps Costeaux French Bakery & Cafe or Moustache Baked Goods) for samples of fresh-baked artisan bread and other delectable treats. Then move on to your first of three exclusive tasting-room experiences where you’ll sit down and learn about the art of wine and food pairing. At Portalupi Wine, enjoy a collection oftraditionalItalian-heritage wines paired with regional ingredients from Sonoma County farmers and purveyors.Continue treating your taste buds with a visit to the Russian River Tea Company. Cleanse your palate and sample several freshly made teas, and then stroll over to the Healdsburg General Store or SHED, which serves up farm-to-table gourmet fare. Try an arrangement of unique tastings, and then head to the Williamson Wines tasting room to sip several boutique wines accompanied by creative dishes. Listen to winemakers share their family stories before finishing up your tour at Thumbprint Cellars. Here, enhance your final wine tasting with epicurean delights such as jams, locally crafted artisan cheeses and charcuterie. When your tour ends, you’ll be well prepared to continue exploring all that Healdsburg has to offer on your own.Please advise any specific dietary requirements in the “Special Requirements” field at time of booking.