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Food and wine lovers!

Prepare for the ultimate experience in wine, exquisite cuisine, and rich culture as we explore all Tuscany has to offer.

Join the University Club of the University of Missouri, St. James Winery, and COMO Living Magazine for this amazing excursion hosted by the University Club’s John LaRocca and St. James Winery’s Peter Hofherr.

This year’s tour runs June 19 – 25 and includes:

  • Culinary classes at Apicius Culinary School in Florence
  • Private tours of Parmigiano Cheese & Prosciutto Ham factories in Parma
  • Guided tour of sustainable winery + wine tasting and lunch
  • Guided tour traditional balsamic vinegar factory
  • Walking tour of Renaissance Florence
  • Guided visit to Galleria dell”Accademia with Michelangelo’s David
  • First class accommodations in a boutique hotel in Florence
  • Daily breakfast + most lunches and dinners
  • Wine workshop

Visit the CAFNR at the University of Missouri for complete details and registration information!

Food and wine lovers — are you ready to open the door to adventure and fun this summer?

Join St. James Winery as we partner with the University of Missouri’s Hospitality Management Program and the University Club of MU for a food and wine tour of Italy this summer from June 27 – July 5.

With first class accomodations, you’ll enjoy a gourmet Tuscan getaway that includes:

  • culinary classes at the Apicius Culinary School
  • a private tour of Parma’s Parmigiana Cheese Factory
  • tour of a traditional balsamic vinegar factory
  • tours of several wineries
  • walking tour of the fresh air market in San Lorenzo

You will travel with Chef Leslie Jett; John LaRocca, the General Manager of the University Club of MU; and one of St. James Winery’s very own wine experts. A portion of the cost of the trip (only $2,700 per person, double occupancy, excluding airfare) will benefit the MU Hospitality Management Students Scholarship Fund!