Holiday Shopping Tour
Discover all of Little Italy's holiday specialties
Little Italy is full of delicious things that are only sold from Thanksgiving to the beginning of the year. On this tour you'll discover:
Holiday pastries including cuccidati (fig cookies), chocolate and hazelnut torrone and honey coated struffoli
A gift shop full of items from Italy to wrap and put under the Christmas Tree
Where to buy the very best pannetone from Italy because not all panettone are created equal
The fish shop where Italians have shopped for Feast of the Seven Fishes since 1918
The butcher shop that makes the best sausage for New Years Eve "cotechino and lentils", a dish that signifies prosperity for the New Year
Over 2.5 hours we'll explore nearly a dozen food shops on Arthur Avenue and 187th Street. The tour ($65) includes
Our holiday shopping list
A booklet of holiday recipes
The best cappuccino in Little Italy
Pastries and chocolates
A cheese tasting
Pair your visit with a trip to see the Holiday Train Show.
Only 12 people per tour.