Cincy Uncorked

Adult (21+)

Artisan wines, fantastic food, gorgeous architecture, and contemporary art — we’re uncorking the very best of Cincinnati on this tour! Come discover the real Cincy as we share city stories over wine tasting, innovative cuisine, an art walk, and a visit to a National Historic Landmark.

Cincinnati Food & Wine Tour Highlights

  • Indulge with samples of flavorful foods and artisan wines at three local restaurants and wine bars
  • Tease your taste buds as you sip six different varieties of unique wines
  • Learn how Cincinnati helped Ohio to become the nation’s largest producer of wine in the 1800s
  • Step back in time at one of our National Historic Landmarks that features impressive architecture
  • Enjoy a stimulating stroll through a contemporary art museum

Inclusions: Local English-speaking guide, six wine tastings, and at least three samples of food.

Exclusions: Additional food and drinks, souvenirs and personal shopping, and tips/gratuities for your guide.

Schedule details

  • Duration: 2.5 hours
  • Meeting point: Carew Tower, 441 Vine Street, Cincinnati. We’ll meet inside the lobby, where the attendant is seated.
  • Starting time: 5.30 PM
  • Ending point: 21c Museum Hotel, 609 Walnut Street, Cincinnati.
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  • Ready for beautiful architecture, compelling history, artisan wines, and good food — and all in the heart of The Queen City?! Whether you’re a local excited to be a tourist in your own city or you’re visiting for the first time, we guarantee that you come away from this Cincinnati wine and food tour with a new appreciation of the city’s downtown. Best of all, you get to experience it while sampling an eclectic variety of artisan wines and innovative cuisine.

    Your wine adventure begins in the vibrant center of downtown Cincinnati, at the historic Carew Tower. Dating back to the 1930s, this building is a National Historic Landmark, and features beautiful Art Deco architecture — keep your camera close!

    Next, it’s time to sip, savor, and stroll through Cincinnati as you tantalize your taste buds at three local restaurants/wine bars, all located within a few blocks’ walk. Sample red and white wines from Spanish vineyards and North America’s premier Pacific Northwest region, as well as a varied selection of food tastings, all while learning about wine and how Ohio became the leading producer of wine in the United States during the 1800s.

    Along the way, you also hear quirky and interesting bits of Cincinnati’s fascinating history, giving you plenty of insight into a city that maybe you didn’t know as well as you thought you did!

    We finish up our Cincinnati food and wine tour with a short but visually stimulating stroll through a contemporary art museum, rounding out this perfect evening of wine, food, friends, art, and architecture.

    Additional information

    Inclusions: Local English-speaking guide, six wine tastings, and at least three samples of food.

    Exclusions: Additional food and drinks, souvenirs and personal shopping, and tips/gratuities for your guide.

    Dress standard: Feel free to wear casual clothing for this tour.

    Your Trip: For your Urban Adventure you will be in a small group of a maximum of 12 people.

    Confirmation of booking: If you have your voucher, your booking is confirmed. We’ll see you at the start point. Get in touch if you have any concerns or require more information via the email address or phone number (business hours only) on your voucher.

    Additional Information: Please bring valid photo identification. Note that you must be at least 21 years of age to enjoy this tour.

    Closure of sites: Should any of our usual venues be closed, we will visit an alternate venue of equal experience. Note that the order of sites visited on the tour may vary to accommodate closings or other schedule changes.

    Child Policy: Travellers under 21 years of age are not permitted to join this tour.

    Local contact

    Office phone number: +1 513 612 8755
    Email address: [email protected]

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  • Mr. Eric N. from USA traveled on 17 Aug 2017

    Our guide Sherry was Great! My girlfriend was worried it might be a little stuffy being a wine tasting. But Sherry made the whole adventure very relaxing and informative. The wine we tasted was great, the food we tasted was delicious. And Sherry taught us alot about Cincinnati. All I can say is come hungry and be prepared to have a Great time. Thank You Sherry!!!! We had a Blast!!!! Eric and Mary Ann from Texas

    Ms. Gina S. from USA traveled on 11 Jan 2017:

    I would highly recommend this tour! I’m a Cincinnati resident and have been wanting to explore more of the downtown food and drink spots. Our host, Sherry was informative and fun. Great for a girls’ night, couples fun or out of town visitors.

    Ms. Dee L. from USA traveled on 09 Jan 2017:

    Excellent tour and tour guide!

    Mrs. Stacey S. from USA traveled on 09 Jan 2017:

    Nice mix of Cincinnati’s history and it’s latest trendy spots. Out of towners and locals can learn something on this tour!

    Ms. Susan c. from USA traveled on 09 Jan 2017:

    Sherry is a dynamic , informative and fun guide! We learned some neat stuff about Cincinnati and enjoyed the interaction with our hosts at each location.
    Great evening with friends! Would highly recommend to others.