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Museo dell’Olio di Cantinarte

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Olive Oil and So Much More

This was a highlight of 8 days living and loving all things Abruzzo. Francesca lead a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
gypsygrandma1
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Boynton Beach, Florida
Romance of Italian Olive Oil

If you never understood the mystery of olive oil, come join Francesca to appreciate this 2 hour... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
Breyden
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We open the doors to the visitors interesse in food and wine and with the interest to know more about Extra Virgin Olive Oil and Wine!
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Via San Camillo 21, 66011 Bucchianico, Italy
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+39 349 699 2199
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Reviewed 27 July 2018

This was a highlight of 8 days living and loving all things Abruzzo. Francesca lead a wonderful, informative tour and my first olive oil tasting. I wish I could have brought home more than the one bottle I purchased. In addition, we tasted some of...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

If you never understood the mystery of olive oil, come join Francesca to appreciate this 2 hour exploration of centuries-old tradition.

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Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Francesca was a proud and articulate guide of her family’s antique(non operating) olive mill. It was a very informative tour of the 200 year old+\- mulino d’olive. I had no idea this valuable commodity of the ages took so much work to produce. The tasting...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2018

We had a wonderful day visiting this ancient olive mill and hearing all about the traditional methods of making olive oil from Francesca. She is knowledgeable and passionate about her family’s business. She is a delightful hostess who made this day interesting and fun. She...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

We have spent few great hours in old oil mill in Bucchianico. During that time we learned how the olive oil was produced in the past and how it is produced now. We know now how to distingish between high and low quality oil by...More

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fre1890, Direttore at Museo dell’Olio di Cantinarte, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Ciao amici carissimi della Polonia!! your message is full of nice energy. Grazie mille, I still remember the nice morning spent toghter with your great family. Grazie mille. Francesca

Reviewed 14 July 2017

Francesca is a wonderful hostess who is knowlegeable and passionate about her families olive oil and the traditional method of extracting the finest. The museum tour itself is not long, but to see the hidden treasure of the old building and extraction equipment down a...More

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fre1890, Proprietario at Museo dell’Olio di Cantinarte, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017
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grazie mille amici!!!

Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited today on recommendation .... wonderful few hours spent with Francesca. A very passionate owner of her family's heritage, very informative showing us around the museum answering our questions. A good insight into olive oil production, tasting and a little wine...More

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fre1890, Proprietario at Museo dell’Olio di Cantinarte, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

AHHHH, what a nice message you left! Grazie mille, amici!! Wish to see you again and keep in touch. Grazie e buon viaggio in Abruzzo e a Roma. ciao ciao, francesca

Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent, Francesca and Diego are wonderful! They weren't running a tour the Saturday we, at the last minute called to visit, Francesca offered to show us where they farm gave us a private olive oil tasting and wine tasting at an old convent. We loved...More

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fre1890, Proprietario at Museo dell’Olio di Cantinarte, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Grazie mille amici, we really appreciated that you enjoyed the "informal tour". wish to see you soon, ciao, Francesca diego and all the family

Reviewed 9 November 2016

What a fabulous couple of hours we spent with the lovely Francesca whose family owns the museum and has been producing olive oil for generations. A fascinating insight into traditional methods of producing, an olive oil tasting and finished with a tasty, rustic homemade lunch...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2016

We went expecting that on the weekend it would be open. Oh no! If you are going make sure you check it our first or you will be disappointed. Don't they realise that the whole town can benefit from them being open. People will visit...More

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fre1890, Direttore at Museo dell’Olio di Cantinarte, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Ciao 48rosa, I am Francesca, the young girl who is running privately the Museo dell'Olio di CantinArte. Your review made me very unhappy because in that period when you came with all my family we were involved in the harvesting. If you would call before...More

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Buongiorno Sam, I am desolate for my late reply, but I don't know why your question was not forwarded as usually to my email. I wish it could be usefull and still on time... the opening hours are just by booking. So if you... More
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