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Podere Pescaia 112, 53024, Montalcino, Italy
+39 348 872 8265
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Amazing day pairing food and wine!

My daughters and I had an amazing time with Alexandra! She was very knowledgeable and we learned so... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
eyed0c1
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Lake Zurich, Illinois
Wonderful afternoon with Alexandra

My husband and I had a great afternoon tour, tasting, and lunch with Alexandra. We learned a lot... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JulieBIngraham
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Atlanta, Georgia
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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 2 days ago

My daughters and I had an amazing time with Alexandra! She was very knowledgeable and we learned so much about pairing wine with food. Upon my return to Italy, I would love to do more wine tastings at the local wineries with Alexandra.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had a great afternoon tour, tasting, and lunch with Alexandra. We learned a lot about wine and olive oil production in Montalcino - she was extremely knowledgeable and insightful and the context she provided made the experience very rich. Oh also...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Tour with Alexandra was very interesting and we learned a lot about the Region, the wine and especially about the Passion that People in the Montalcino Region share about their Brunello. If you want to experience the combination of tastes of wine with Food...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Alexandra took the four of us to the winery Col d’Orcia, near Montalcino for private Brunello wine tastings and lunch. She is an extremely knowledgeable guide and sommelier. While there she introduced us to the owner, Count Marone Cinzano and his wife, and to his...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We feel very lucky to have found Alexandra and Select Tasting. We come from the SF Bay Area and are pretty used to the somewhat “factory” wine tastings that are offered in the area. This experience was so different and so special. Alexandra selected 2...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our tour with Alexandra was fantastic. We would highly recommend to anyone who wants to learn more about Brunellos and taste great wine. She picked great wineries and gave us an experience that we doubt we could get elsewhere. The staff at each winery were...More

Thank JCB8585
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went on a Brunello private wine tour with our lovely guide Alexandra who happens to be a sommelier as well. We visited 3 boutique wineries for tastings near Montalcino region. The wines were amazing and the hosts were so warm. The views were mind...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2018

My wife and I spent three days at the end of May (two in the Montalcino region and one in Montepulciano) tasting wines with Alexandra. When we initially contacted her, we mentioned our interest in learning more about the differing terroirs and wines of the...More

Thank WayneG884
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Reviewed 2 May 2018 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 28 April 2018

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

1  Thank CuriousReason
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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
15 April 2018|
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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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