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Tal-Massar Winery

23 Marsalforn Street, Xaghra, Island of Gozo, Malta
+356 9928 8730
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Ranked #1 of 9 Attractions in Xaghra
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Wineries
Owner description: Website is currently under construction. For bookings kindly email us. Customers are kindly requested to book us at least a day before so that we... more » Owner description: Website is currently under construction. For bookings kindly email us. Customers are kindly requested to book us at least a day before so that we can give them all our attention. If however, they are short on time, they can still contact us and we will do our best to accommodate them the best way we can. All wine tasting sessions are conducted in the afternoon. During winter and mid season tours are conducted at 3.15pm and when the hot season starts vineyard tours are done at a later time. It is our policy that when the weather permits all wine tasting sessions are conducted at the vineyards at Gharb. Further details will be provided once booking is confirmed. « less
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Thanks Mr. Bertrand Gatt and family, for giving me this exceptional wine, we tasted together with expert sommeliers from Tuscany and were excited, I hope to visit soon the Farm.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We are staying in a 5 star resort in Gozo but the highlight of our trip has been a fabulously personalised wine tour of a local vineyard making the most gorgeous award-winning wines. Marisa escorted us from our hotel to the vineyard, and her husband Anthony told us of the evolution of their agroturismo industry from the early days where... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014 via mobile

Fascinating tour of family-run vineyard, culminating in a tasting of award-winning local wines that delight the tastebuds. Anthony gives you a wonderful insight into the history and science behind the vineyard. And Marissa's sundried tomato pesto is something special. Not to be missed.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We happened upon this lovely tour on a list of activities at the Kemplinski resort, and it was a fabulous find. From the moment the smiling, friendly Marisa picked us up at our hotel, till our merry drop off an hour and a half later it was just great. Anthony, the owner of the vinyard, gives an interesting, insightful and... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

A visit to Tal-Massar winery is a must if you visit Gozo. Anthony is a wonderful host who explains the craft of wine making with passion and humour in a way that the non wine expert can easily understand. As for the wine it is some of the best I have ever tasted and Marissa's food is worth visiting just... More

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St. Andrews, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We visted the vineyard on the last day of our holiday and wished we'd come sooner so we could have stocked up on wine for the week! Anthony was a great host and very passionate and knowledgeable about making great wine (which he is very successful at!). We had a lovely afternoon with some tasty food also, it was more... More

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Easley, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

A visit to Tal-Massar Winery is a must when you visit Gozo. The wines are really incredibly crafted, the setting is stunning and Anthony is not only extremely knowledgeable but a gracious host as is his lovely wife Marisa. I so look forward to our next visit and to enjoy Anthony's wine and, of course Marisa's great delicacies. The bottles... More

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Qala, Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

What a lovely time we had during a vineyard tour and tasting at Tal-Massar Winery! Anthony's passion for wine making only equals his enthusiasm for sharing his fascinating knowledge. Part Gozo history lesson, part viticulture, mixed with equal parts of warm hospitality and humor, makes for a most interesting tour. Of course, that is only the beginning, as the fun... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Spent a lovely evening with a small group of people, in the company of Anthony whose passion for his vineyard and his wines is highly infectious. Informative, tasty (the Gozitan anchovy thing was delish!) and highly enjoyable - you must do it!

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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

What a delightful evening spent at the vin yard, tasting delicious wines and trying some excellent home made Maltese nibbles. Anthony's knowledge and passion for his vines and wines was very apparent and I certainly learnt a lot. All 4 wines were delicious and I'm only sorry we were flying home as I would have bought cases of the nectar.... More

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