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Fattoria di Bagnolo
Ranked #2 of 6 Food & Drink in Impruneta
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: The Fattoria di Bagnolo is certainly the farm of the Bartolini Baldelli family which produces most wines. The position on a sunny and ventilated hill, the special micro-climate and the geological structure, enhance the characteristics of the autochthonous vines and olive trees. Special attractions: the ancient cellar from the 16th century under the Villa.WINE AND OLIVE OIL TASTING:If you are passionate about wine and extravirgin, come to visit us and we will let enter the world of food and wine culture. We will visit the fermentation cellar and our old cellar, dating back to the early XIII century, where our best wine are ageing. We will guide you through our tasting process and we will tell you about our production philisophy, our traditions and our history. We will do our best to convey you our passion and make you spend an unforgettable moment.
Reviewed 3 August 2012

We loved our trip to this vineyard. Marco was knowledgeable, funny, generous and a great host. The tour of the cellar and the property was enjoyable. During the tasting Marco taught us about his wines while also teaching us some general wine tasting techniques. Overall the estate was beautiful, the wine and olive oil tasted great and we really enjoyed our time with Marco. We had some wine shipped home and are looking forward to receiving it.

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Reviewed 1 July 2012

I can tell you that Marco made this experience what it was. He is not only friendly, he has such an extensive knowledge of wines and how to have an overall great experience with wine. While my wife and I aren't "wine connoisseurs", that didn't matter. Marco walked us through his property and explained everything we didn't know about the wine making process. He also gave us a lesson in the correct way to taste wine. He was also excited to hear and learn about where we were from and our family back home. This wasn't just another wine tasting, it was a wine experience. If you have a change to visit Marco and his family, don't pass it up!

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Reviewed 16 April 2012

The wine tour at Fattoria di Bagnolo was one of the highlights of our trip.
We went to this lovely little winery with Tuscan Wine Tours, and it was a truly remarkable experience. We have been to several wineries in Chianti region, and this was no doubt one of the best. Marco was very welcoming, knowledgable, and passionate about his wines. He showed us around his 16-century cellar, and explained the sophisticated wine-making processes which made the wine from each vineyard a unique one. He then introduced us some of his best wines (paired with great cheese and dark chocolate), just like a proud father introducing his children. We were very impressed by his passion and pride, and of course, the quality of the wines.
We thoroughly enjoyed the visit, thanks Marco! =)

2  Thank Lawrence T
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Reviewed 15 March 2012

The private tour and wine tasting of a 15th century wine cellar was quite amazing. Marco and his family were so pleasant and enjoyable. The tour included details about Machiavelli and his stay on the property. The tasting, the olive oil press, all rather remarkable.

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Reviewed 6 November 2011

The wine country tour we were on had this location on the itiinerary and we were so pleased by this choice. The location is very convenient to Florence (if that is your base) but in a beautiful country setting. Marco was a wonderful host, very knowledgeable, passionate, and friednly. The quality of his wine and oil showed the pride, craftsmanship and commitment to producing products that showcase the region.

We truly enjoyed learning from Marco and appreciated his skil, passion, friendliness and good nature.

Our biggest regret, not having enough room in our backpacks to take more products with us - thinking it would be easy enough to get/ order once we got home - but silly state laws make importing wonderful wines (like Marco's) in our state more cumbersome than expected.

A wide selection of wines that appeal to various tastes and price points are produced here.

1  Thank dim100
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