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Caseificio San Pier Damiani

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Cheese factory producing handcrafted Parmesan cheese since 1965. Opportunity to visit the factory and to attend at milk transformation from the curd to the round of Parmesan cheese. Tasting point.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Strada Gazzano 35/A, 43122, Parma, Italy
+39 0521 645181
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Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

We went to there by bus from Parma. It took about 40 minutes or more by bus and 30 minutes by foot after got off the bus. bit far but I was glad I went to there. There is nice view around the sight. We...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

We were passing through Parma on our way to Modena and managed to arrange a tour. The tour is 8€ with cheese and wine tasting and an additional 20€ if you want an English speaking guide. You are able to download an audio guide free...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank sarahd8526
Reviewed 20 October 2015

early (9 AM) in the morning when the milk starts boiling, we were introduced into the sacro-saint of one of the best craft Parmigiano Reggiano, As in all "kraftwerk", the palpation here's is essential both with the respect of the time as factor and main...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed 19 September 2015

We arrived too late to see the cheese making process which starts around 08:30 , but we got warm welcoming and full explanation about the all process and we visited the room in which the milk turn in to cheese , we visited the salt...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Mickey A
Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

Great place to get an understanding of the process and all the manual labour which goes into proper Parmegiano Reggiano. We emailed about possibility to get a tour and got quickly a positive response. The tour, which would take approximately two hours, started at 09:00h...More

Date of experience: September 2015
4  Thank TE77
Reviewed 15 September 2015

We could not make it to the morning tour that starts at 8:30 AM but were invited for a visit in the afternoon (3:00 PM). When we got there, Marianna & Lorenzo were waiting for us for what turned out to be one of the...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank Haim K
Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

Very enjoyable visit given in an excellent English. It was very interesting to see and learn about the entire Parmigiano cheese making process. The visit starts at 9:00 and lasts a bit more than an hour.

Date of experience: August 2015
3  Thank claudio c
Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

Although we arrived towards 4pm and therefore missed the cheese-making process taking place in the morning, we were fascinated by the visit of this little family-owned latteria and captivated by the explanations given to us by the very kind landlady. Thanks again very much for...More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank Maelo1014
Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

Only 7 km away from Parma. You can get there either by taxi (approximately 16 euros) or city bus #23 (2.40 euros for 2 with a 20 min walk to the factory). We took the former going and the latter returning. An English speaking guide...More

Date of experience: August 2015
7  Thank hongkongdave44
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Lindsey C
9 February 2018|
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Response from Martin H | Reviewed this property |
This was very educational and sort of fun, in a very personal, small venue and up-close way. Don't miss it. We had a car. We went places with a car...out of the way, off the beaten path so to speak. I highly recommend... More
Timothy F
24 May 2017|
Response from ModeenW | Reviewed this property |
I'm so sorry for the delay in answering your question. Somehow TripAdvisor isn't letting me know when I have a question waiting for an answer. We had not problems finding a taxi after arriving at the train station. There... More
28 March 2016|
Response from rijetab17 |
Ciao da Nuova Zelanda, Vengo a Parma nel 18-21 del Settembre e mi piacerebbe fare questo tour. Perfavore mi pottete recomandare se queste datte sonno disponibile per visitare la fattoria ? Sinceramente Rijeta