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Address: via Roma 7, 19016 Monterosso al Mare, Italy
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+39 0187 802583

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Limoncello and Sciacchetrà. Enough said.

The best things in Cinque Terre, and the only place you can get the best of each, are limoncello and Sciacchetrà. Do yourself a favorite and load up on each. If you have to, send... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The best things in Cinque Terre, and the only place you can get the best of each, are limoncello and Sciacchetrà. Do yourself a favorite and load up on each. If you have to, send it home in a package, because you probably won't find it in outside of Italy. And this is the place to get both. I took... More 

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Sindelfingen, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016

We went to Cinque Terre in the fall, so it was very quite and admittedly wonderful! This small shop was honestly one of the highlights. The Limoncino "Sangallo" was the BEST ever! I bought 3 bottles with the intention of giving one away as a gift... couldn't do it! I am savoring every sweet drop. The attendant at the shop... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016

Lorenzo was friendly & hospitable. Good range of quality, local produce & a very enjoyable place to visit.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2015

Just to tell you...lemon cello are different in different region of Italy...and this place has the best natural Lemoncello...I tried and loven them...so bought a bottle which my cousin brother took it... I was in hurry so I bought the lemoncello + some nice pesto and left my credit card in the shop which I realized once I left Montorosso... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

We had a fantastic time talking to the lady who was manning the counter of this shop. She was very friendly and let us taste a number of limoncinos, and explained to us how each type was made. We also tried chocolate and strawberry liquor, pesto, and other products from the area. The sales lady spoke very good English as... More 

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Spokane, WA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2014

I was in Monterosso al Mare (Cinque Terre) for my birthday, which happened to fall on the first day of their Lemon Festival. This was our third trip to Monterosso, but our first time to Cantina du Sciacchetrà. I really have nothing more to add about the friendliness and outgoing personality of Lorenzo that hasn't already been stated in previous... More 

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Aurora, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2013

We were looking for a friendly and welcoming place to purchase some local wines and liqueurs and were getting frustrated with unhelpful shop owners...that is when we happened to walk into Lorenzo's Cantina du Sciacchetra and met the most friendly, funny, entertaining, welcoming and informative man in all,of Monterosso! Lorenzo, you are amazing! Lorenzo was very happy to allow us... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2013

We stumbled across this place because I wanted to buy a large ceramic bowl which was out the front. When we went inside we met such a nice, funny, intriguing man behind the counter who was already entertaining a couple of other tourists. We all got talking and he let us sample local wines, limoncello and pesto. We spent almost... More 

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Deale, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2013

This is a fabulous place to sample the various tastes of Italy's liqueurs, pesto, and marmalades for free while enjoying Lorenzo's, the owner, company. The small shop is packed with a huge variety of different items which are perfect for souvenirs or just bottles to share while touring. But the reason to return is Lorenzo. Smart and funny, he regaled... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2013

We purchased souvenirs from this store in 2009 & returned again a few weeks ago to re-stock our supply of melone and strawberry liquers and to purchase souvenirs for friends. The store has changed hands but retains all of the charm that the old one did. The owner, Lorenzo, was very friendly and service-oriented. He offered up samples and I... More 

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