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Taste Buds Tour: Petone

Product ID: 124292
Discover the locally made treats and secret foodie spots in Petone, one of the oldest settlements in Wellington. This 5 hour tour gives your taste buds a thrilling journey through the food and beverage production of local artisans and importers.
About this activity
Duration: 5 hours
Starting time 9:45 AM
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible

Pickup included

You will be picked up from your hotel or local Wellington accommodation. Please advise your hotel name and address.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Do your own coffee bean roast and taste the difference in a variety of single origin coffee beans (a cupping) at Ripe Roastery
  • Enjoy a cured meats and Lambrusco tasting at La Bella Italia
  • Sample fresh and cooked halluomi, feta, smoked yogurt and organic ice cream in a tasting at Zany Zeus
  • Taste a range of craft beers at local craft brewery
  • Learn the art of making real chocolate during a tasting at The Chocolate Story
Full description
Get an exclusive behind the scenes look at five local food and/or beverage producers with a tasting selection at every single location. The tour includes a cupping and a coffee bean roasting at a local coffee roastery where you will trace the life of a coffee bean from origin to cup.

This is followed by a personalized tasting of cheeses, yogurts and ice cream with a local dairy producer.  The third stop is a cured meat tasting served with Lambrusco, Italian cheeses and breads. The penultimate stop is a visit to a local chocolatier where you will learn the art of making real chocolate and how slight changes in the ingredients product the varieties of chocolate available.

Finally, quench your thirst at a local craft brewery for a craft beer tasting.

Includes
  • All tasting fees are included
  • A takeaway coffee is available following the roasting experience
  • An organic ice cream to takeaway from the dairy cafe
What’s Not Included
  • Any (optional) additional purchases of craft beer, cheese, yogurt wine, chocolate from the tasting providers are excluded
Not suitable for
  • Children under 18 years

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
Not allowed
  • Pets
Know before you go
The drinking age in New Zealand is 18 years.
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Thanks to Phil our friendly guide we had an amazing experience - the City, the tastes, the happiness

December 30, 2018

Organized by

Zozo Travel Limited

Product ID: 124292