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Select Tasting

Podere Pescaia 112, 53024, Montalcino, Italy
+39 348 872 8265
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A Little Gem in Montalcino

We have been on dozens of wine tasting/tours throughout Italy, Spain, and Napa Valley. They are... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2017
Jeffrey G
Orlando, Florida

Don’t consider any other way to visit Montalcino, if you want to have an unique experience contact... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2017
Pedro A
Sao Paulo, SP
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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
+39 348 872 8265
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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

Thank Jeffrey G
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

Thank Pedro A
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

Thank Krzysztof_Review
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

Thank Greg M
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

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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.

1  Thank Natashabanke
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!

Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

We contacted Alexandra as we were getting married in Tuscany and wanted someone with exceptional knowledge of the local Tuscan red wines to run a wine tasting for our wedding guests. We were put in touch with, and met, Alexandra and we were absolutely amazed....More

Thank ElizabethAmy
AlexandraAd, Owner at Select Tasting, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Thank you very much for choosing me for such an important moment of yours! It was an honor and pleasure to share the wine tasting with your guests. I hope to see you all back in Tuscany one day and in the meantime you can...More

Reviewed 29 June 2017

Alexandra was an extremely knowledgeable and fun host for our tour. The wineries she choose for us each had their own unique feel to them as well as the most delicious wines we tasted during our entire Italian vacation. Our group of 4 included people...More

Thank dgarcia328
AlexandraAd, Owner at Select Tasting, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Thank you so much for a wonderful review! It was a pleasure to meet you all and to convert you from white wine drinkers to the red wine world of Brunello! Enjoy many great tastings!

Reviewed 22 June 2017

Such an amazing experience! Alexandra lead us on a tour of 3 different wineries in Montalcino with lunch. The tours were were just us, very intimate and customizable. We actually had a last minute change in a venue that turned out to be our favorite...More

Thank Cameron W
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