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Great wine shop

I randomly entered this wine shop walking in the city. Great choice. Very good selection of wines... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
julien g
via mobile
Well stocked wine shop with a knowledgeable proprietor

Wide ranging array of products, and an owner who knows the wines well.. We had a case of Brunello... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
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Via Ferruccio 12, 53011, Castellina In Chianti, Italy
+39 0577 740308
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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

I randomly entered this wine shop walking in the city. Great choice. Very good selection of wines. Extremely knowledgeable and friendly staff. Gilles was not here but the young lady who assisted us was very helpful and spoke french as well (my native language)

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 11 August 2018

Wide ranging array of products, and an owner who knows the wines well.. We had a case of Brunello shipped to South Carolina at a better price than we can get here in the states, It was well packed, arrived safely, and with a couple...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

This wonderful Wine merchant is a must place to visit if you are in Tuscany anywhere near Castellina in Chianti. The selection of wines and knowledge of wines by Gilles in particular is outstanding and depending on how many you buy the shipping costs less...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

We had no idea about this place before visiting the Castellina in Chianti. It was a real treasure and Gilles was a wonderful and very knowledgeable person. Looking forward to visit again in a shortest time. Thank you for perfect suggestions

Date of experience: May 2017
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Gilles K, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Enoteca le Volte, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Many thanks to visit our shop and for this very nice review ! Hope to meet you again. All my best ! Gilles

Reviewed 13 May 2017

We had a holiday booked to Tuscany. Usually we travel from the UK by car so can take back home as many bottles of wine as the car can carry. On a plane journey with hand luggage we had zilch capacity. We found 'Enocota le...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

I first discovered this enoteca four years ago and have been an annual visitor since. Italy is full of places to buy wine - supermarkets, bars, vineyards and the ever-present enoteca but le volte is right up there with the best. The personal service, expert...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank David M
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Aleandro offered us a fabulous wine tastings and gave us recommendations for vineyard to visit in the area. All of the wines he recommended ended up being some of our favorites! And the gelato shop next door has the best gelato in the area. Highly...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Terra O
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Can't speak to the enoteca, although it looked nice and had a lot of other kinds of things besides wine. At the back of the shop is the BEST gelato!!

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank debio485
Reviewed 12 May 2016

Great Italian wine selection, plus olive wood kitchen items, spices etc - and you can have a lovely gelato from them as you browse. The owner speaks fairly good English which is a help, and he shipped a big box of wines, wood ware ands...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Richard B
Reviewed 28 October 2015

I discovered Le Volte three years ago and have visited every year since. Each visit has been better than the one before and I expect it will keep getting better with each visit to come. initially I had to explain that Northern Ireland was indeed...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank David M
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