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Podere Pescaia 112, 53024, Montalcino, Italy
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Amazing wine tour in Montalcino!

We had the most incredible day tasting special wines from boutique wineries with Alexandra! We love... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Islandlover109
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Nashville, TN
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One of the best experiences of my life

our wine tasting tour with Alexandra was a highlight, not just for my trip, but ever. In addition... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
CuriousReason
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Discover the art of wine tasting with a certified sommelier in Montalcino and/or Montepulciano while visiting selected wineries and vineyards. Discover the unique terroir that makes Brunello so special. Become more expert in Tuscan wines during our special wine tour tailored to your level of knowledge and interest. As you immerse yourself in the more secret aspects of Tuscan wines, we are confident that this investment of your time will result in increasing your knowledge and enjoyment of these world class wines. Taste handmade Italian delights and learn how to pair food and wine.
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Podere Pescaia 112, 53024, Montalcino, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the most incredible day tasting special wines from boutique wineries with Alexandra! We love wine tasting in Napa Valley and having this experience with a certified sommelier made it SO much more special. You feel like you are a super VIP vs just...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

our wine tasting tour with Alexandra was a highlight, not just for my trip, but ever. In addition to being an expert in her craft, Alexandra was humble, entertaining, insightful, and educational. She introduced us to a full range of wineries, fantastic people, and walked...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a definite highlight from our entire honeymoon stay in Italy! Alexandra was wonderful, me and my husband know we like wine but otherwise had a fairly rudimentary understanding of the process of tasting wine. This was unlike any experience we had on our...More

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

We have been on dozens of wine tasting/tours throughout Italy, Spain, and Napa Valley. They are often done by educated winery staff or, if you are fortunate, an occasional winemaker or sommelier. In all of those wonderful experiences, we have never met someone quite like...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Don’t consider any other way to visit Montalcino, if you want to have an unique experience contact Alexandra! Alexandra is definitely amazing! My wife and I had a terrific time her! More than visiting 3 excellent wineries, we have learned so much about wine, tasting,...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2017

This review is overdue - but we spent a day with Alexandra during our time in Tuscany in September. It was one of the best days of our trip! She picked us up at our hotel and took us to small, intimate wineries and to...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2017

We called Alexandra on Friday and ask her to organise a tasting trip on Saturday or Sunday. Despite the very short notice, Alexandra organised nice whole day trip in well-chosen vineyards. We have been on a wine tour a few years ago in Tuscany/Chianti, with...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Alexandra provided us one of the best wine experiences of my life, and I have had many. Her passion and knowledge for the wines, people, and history of Montalcino provide a unique day of learning and experiencing the wines from this region. Her personal connections...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Alexandra is a friendly, charming, and knowledgeable wine guide in the Brunello region. We had a fantastic experience with her. She is well connected in the area and was able to arrange access to some top producers. I would strongly recommend Select Tasting and we...More

1  Thank Derek P
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Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Alexandra is amazing. Her knowledge of wine and the region is second to none. She is friendly, professional and articulate. She conducted a wine tasting at our wedding and all our guests loved the experience.

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AlexandraAd, Owner at Select Tasting, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Dear Natasha, Thank you so much for your kind words! I was honoured to be a part of your wedding ceremony. All the very best for both of you!

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EvelinaCerri
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Buongiorno, Per usufruire dei nostri servizi occorre sempre una prenotazione in anticipo. La cosa migliore è di usare il formulario sul nostro sito. Speriamo di vederla a Montalcino!
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EvelinaCerri
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Response from AlexandraAd | Property representative |
Buongiorno, Per usufruire dei nostri servizi occorre sempre una prenotazione in anticipo. La cosa migliore è di usare il formulario sul nostro sito. Speriamo di vederla a Montalcino!
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