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Wine, scenery and yes food,...a classic Tuscan experience!

We booked a wine tour, focusing on Brunello, with Deb and Massi being impressed by our initial... read more

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Babies love Deb and Massi!

My husband and I were traveling to Tuscany with our one year old daughter for 9 days. We were... read more

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Come experience Italy and enliven your senses. Meet the locals and become Italian for the day! Let us guide you to the best off the beaten path experiences in Tuscany. Offering Private Tours in Tuscany, and Siena. With Deb (American) & Massi...more
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Reviewed yesterday

We booked a wine tour, focusing on Brunello, with Deb and Massi being impressed by our initial communications. They exceeded our expectations. Deb and Massi's knowledge of the area, the wineries and the wine is unsurpassed. We had to opportunity to meet with the wine...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I were traveling to Tuscany with our one year old daughter for 9 days. We were nervous about the trip and traveling with a baby, but still wanted to have a good time and explore the country side. Booking Deb & Massi...More

Thank Ashley M
debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Ciao Ashley, Thank you for your kind words. We were so happy to be part of your time here to relax in Tuscany. I feel like we were able to give a detailed view of life in Tuscany. It was good to have the tours...More

Reviewed 17 July 2018

Booked as a special day for a relative's 80th birthday, I can only say that Deb and Massi exceeded the already high bar which had been set by other TA contributors comments. I would never have located or been aware of the two wineries we...More

Thank Mike K
debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Ciao Mike Thank you for your kind words. It was a day of pleasure for us tor us to host your family, and celebrate a family members 80th B'day to boot! You are well traveled group and we enjoyed your enthusiasm for a little off...More

Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

We were 2 couples looking for a wine tour experience; what we got was a wonderful day filled with laughs, great food, fine wine,and new friends! The owners of Italy unfiltered, Deb and Masi, took care of every detail! They set up wine tours of...More

Thank Rhonda Y
debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Ciao Rhonda, thank you for your kind words, wow what a whirlwind of a day, we experienced so much in one day. From the time we met at your hotel in Florence to returning that evening, we enjoyed every minute of it. You all know...More

Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

We recently had the pleasure of hiring Massi from Italy Unfiltered Driver Service. It was an amazing unforgettable day! We started our day in Florence and ended in Siena. We traveled to a beautiful vineyard for a 4 course lunch with wine pairings. Then we...More

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debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Ciao Louise, thank you for your kind words. We are both so glad we were able to help make this a special day for you and your daughters, especially for the birthday gal. We hope you can come back sometime soon, and we will plan...More

Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

This was one of our highlights during our trip to Italy. Deb & Massi are amazing hosts and guides as we tooled around the Montalcino region. Tasted some amazing Brunellos as well as some amazing locally made cheeses. Lots of laughs and memories to take...More

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debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Ciao Chris, thank you for your kind words, Oh yes quite a few laughs we all enjoyed together, we were so pleased to see you and your friends enjoy some of the slower moments when we were wine tasting in Montalcio. Things happen here in...More

Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Deb and Massi planned a lovely day for us around Tuscany, including tastings and food pairings and even a quick trip to Siena. Massi was so welcoming, helpful and very easy to talk to. It’s clear they both know the area quite well as we...More

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debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2018

Ciao, Thank you for your kind words, it was a pleasure to help in the planning of your time here in Tuscany and specifically in and around Siena. This is the work we love to do, and we are happy to hear we provided a...More

Reviewed 16 May 2018

While traveling through Umbria with another family, our paths happened to cross Deborah and Massi at a vineyard outside of Orvieto. The meeting proved to be serendipitous as we immediately connected with them both. It was clear from the moment we met them that they...More

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debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Ciao Matt and Deb Thank you for your kind words. We were so fortunate to meet you and your friends that fine spring day in Umbria. We were so glad to meet the following day for a mini experience in lovely Siena. We love that...More

Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Our group of 6 couples spent an amazing, full day exploring Siena with locals, Deborah and Massi! I can’t say enough about the many, very special places we visited and the food and wine that seemed to have no end! This tour immersed us in...More

Thank Robert S
debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Ciao Michell, Thank you for your kind words, we really love to show off Siena with our Foodie Tour, it is a great way to see, taste and experience like you said. Your group was so much fun, you can tell you are all good...More

Reviewed 24 April 2018

We had a last minute opportunity, and messaged Massi and Deb on a Sunday afternoon. They responded very quickly, and voila, we were off to Chianti for a wonderful tour on the next day. Our tour covered a quick walk around the grounds of the...More

Thank Stephen M
debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Ciao Steve and Barb, Thank you so much for your kind words. We too enjoyed our time together in Chianti. It was such a lovely afternoon, and from the visit we had at Brolio, (remember with no one else there) was just the beginning of...More

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Ciao Nicole, thank you for your message. my email address is included on our web page Italy Unfiltered, Trip Advisor does not allow me to include my direct email address in this reply however if you are asking about a... More
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Ciao Brenda, Most tours start in Siena, and we can visit the wine regions of Chianti and or Montalcino for the famous Brunello wines as well. If you are staying in or near San Gimignano we can start from that area as well... More
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