Tour description: Over 2 hours you'll explore nearly a dozen food shops with a Little Italy insider.
You'll find out which shop makes the best fresh mozzarella, where to get real San Marzano tomatoes and discover the spot where you can get the finest extra virgin olive oil from Sicily.
Where: Meet in front of 2344 Arthur Avenue, Arthur Avenue Retail Market.
Duration: 2 hour walking tour covering Arthur Avenue, Hughes Avenue and 187th Street
How many guests: 12 guests maximum. (Privately booked tours may be larger.)
Food: Tastings of pastry, bread, cheese and salumi, equivalent to a small to medium sized lunch.
Say hi to Peter at Vincent's Meat Market named one of the 10 best butcher shops in New York City.
Throughout the tour we'll sample bread, pastry, cheese and salume, equivalent to a small to medium sized lunch. Shops make certain specialties on certain days or for particular holidays. Samples will be adjusted to reflect the best of Little Italy on the date of your tour.