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“Go, taste & enjoy and give our kisses to fantastic Ghino!”
Review of Enoteca Di Ghino

Enoteca Di Ghino
Ranked #4 of 45 things to do in Pienza
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Owner description: Enoteca di Ghino is one of the most important Italian wine shop.Here you can find from the best local wine price/quality to the best wine in the world,included a great selection of Rhum,whisky,Cognac etc.. At Enoteca di Ghino you have the possibility to do every day wine tasting of local wine,champagnes,spirits and not only followed by the Sommelier Patrick. Se have a small room with 4 tables where you can enjoy your Glass of wine with calm and relax.
Reviewed 10 August 2016

We found the place by accident by looking at the beautiful selection of Tignanello wine bottles in the shop-window. This is my favourite Tuscan wine and wanted to get a couple of bottles so went in. Inside you find a very traditional, warm and welcoming series of rooms, full of different types of wine. And you find Ghino who is the heart of this shop. He was full of smiles, paid attention and answered all of our questions and let us try even very expensive wines. When I described him what type I am looking for he grabbed one bottle from a shelf and opened it for me. It was really The Taste I was after... And it even fitted my budget. Ghino knows everything about wines, he speak several languages and is a true Tuscan host. I definitely recommend his shop.

1  Thank Niki C
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Reviewed 15 July 2016

We wanted to do some wine tasting in tuscany and were looking forward to bringing an exceptional bottle of local red wine back home. In Montepulciano everything looked as if it just exists for tourists. And then we found Ghino in Pienza, who is the contrary. He welcomed us warmly and offered us a taste of a variety of his wines for free. Furthermore, he wouldn't offer us only the expensive wines but also bottles starting from around 12 Euros. In the end we found our exceptional bottle and it was a surprisingly great experience.

Thank stinewangler
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Reviewed 16 June 2016

We found this on trip advisor and Ghino lived up to the reviews. We were able to sample wines that were definitely out of our budget (although we did buy one to celebrate our time in Tuscany). There was no pressure at all to buy these wines. He did offer us some very good wines in the 10-12 Euro range which we have enjoyed. He is a very delightful host and also offered us the chance to sample some amazing balsamic vinegars. Expensive, but worth it!!

1  Thank Dianne M
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Reviewed 5 April 2016

After reading the reviews on tripadvisor we planned to seek this place out on our trip to Pienza, Tuscany, Italy. It was a little hard to find but we just asked the other shop owners and they pointed the way. Just as reviewers wrote Ghino was authentic, kind, helpful, and extremely knowledgable. We went in to find a great bottle of Prosecco and a great bottle of Chianti Classico Reserve to bring home for friends. We also were interested in looking at a wine that was 750 EUR with a label designed by Picasso! We were not disappointed! Ghino has wines in every price range for every budget and taste. We are so glad we visited! Go here!

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Reviewed 21 November 2015

Went looking for this small enoteca after reading about it. So glad we found it! Ghino was there and personally introduced us to several new wines and let us taste almost anything and as much as we wanted. Ghino even invited us to go boar hunting with him the next day! We declined, but we did find several great wines at very fair prices that we bought and shipped home. Ghino has a large selection and is very knowledgeable about wine. This is a great stop if you are in the lovely city of Pienza.

1  Thank peter3242015
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