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Great Wine Tasting Experience

Very well explained and great tasting wines! I would definitely recommend this for anyone in the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jannik H
via mobile
The only thing better than the tasting were the accommodations.

We reserved a tasting at Fontechiara and learned that they also had accommodations for two onsite... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
CraigDAMI
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Nazareth, Pennsylvania
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Fontechiara is a small winery located in the Northeast area of Piedmont. We produce high quality red wines, that are faithful expression of the territory as they are made with native local grapes such as the famous Nebbiolo and the ancient...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Strada della Vallazza 10 | Frazione Santa Cristina, 28021 Borgomanero, Italy
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+39 333 913 1432
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very well explained and great tasting wines! I would definitely recommend this for anyone in the area!

Thank Jannik H
Azienda Agricol... F, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Azienda Vitivinicola Fontechiara, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you very much for your positive feedback! I hope to see you again soon at Cantina Fontechiara! Best regards

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We reserved a tasting at Fontechiara and learned that they also had accommodations for two onsite which we took advantage of. We were greated by a lovely English speaking host at the winery who provided us with the tasting upon our arrival. Aside from three...More

Thank CraigDAMI
Azienda Agricol... F, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Azienda Vitivinicola Fontechiara, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Ann and Craig, thank you very much for your positive feedback! You are very lovely too!! It was a great pleasure for us! Thanks again, see you soon!

Reviewed 3 August 2018

I chose this place for an off site team building event and I can highly recommend Fontechiara if you are looking for an off-site too. It’s only a 35’ drive from Malpensa Airport, located in a beautiful area, the Azienda is beautifully restored and the...More

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Azienda Agricol... F, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Azienda Vitivinicola Fontechiara, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Dear Isabel, a real and great pleasure for us! We wish you all the best for your future and "new" life! Thanks!!! Cantina Fontechiara

Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Nice athmosfare, great hospitality and excellent vines. The hole family support the business in friendly manner.

Thank Odd-Lasse W
Azienda Agricol... F, Proprietario at Azienda Vitivinicola Fontechiara, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Thank you Lasse for your visit!! Hoping to see you again in future, best wishes to your family! Cantina Fontechiara

Reviewed 26 February 2018

My boyfriend and I have been at Fontachiara last weekend. We live in this area but never heard about this place before, because it is a small agritourism owned by a local family and is not advertised (as it would deserve). Well, we were really...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2017

We had an absolutely brilliant guided tour of the wine-cellar with Sara - in perfect English and answering all of our many many questions about the history of the vinery and the wines produced there. Thanks again, Sara, for beeing so wonderful! Afterwards we had...More

Thank Wolfgang S
Azienda Agricol... F, Proprietario at Azienda Vitivinicola Fontechiara, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Dear Nina and Wolfgang, thanks very much for your kind feedback! You are too much kind!! A great pleasure for us! Thanks again Cantina Fontechiara

Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

On short notice, we were taken to a winetasting for three. I'm not super interested in wine, but I found it both interesting and facinating. After presenting the wine, we got to taste the different kinds along with heavenly snacks (cheese, ham, Lardo, crackers, bread,...More

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Azienda Agricol... F, Proprietario at Azienda Vitivinicola Fontechiara, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Dear Maria, thanks for your kind and positive feedback. We hope this is for you only the beginning of a lasting love for the wine world! Cantina Fontechiara

Reviewed 9 June 2017

We stayed for two nights at the B&B and scheduled a wine tasting for our first evening and it was wonderful! Manuela and Sara arranged for our transportation from the train station to the winery (since Borgomanero is a small town you should rent a...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

I highly recommend visiting this winery for everyone who look for a special place to have some great wine and authentic hospitality. Will definitely order some Nebiollo soon ;-)

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Azienda Agricol... F, Proprietario at Azienda Vitivinicola Fontechiara, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Dear Odelia and Guy, it was a great pleasure for us have had the opportunity to meet you... a really cute couple! Our best wishes for your future! Cantina Fontechiara

Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Even though we could taste only two wines Manuela and her husband provided the most intimate winery experience and treated us like their own family! We will for sure bring some bottles for our loved ones.

Thank Chris D
Azienda Agricol... F, Proprietario at Azienda Vitivinicola Fontechiara, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2016

Dear Chris, thanks a lot for your visit... it was a pleasure! We are really happy that you have enjoyed the wine tasting experience! Cantina Fontechiara

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