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Gattavecchi Winery

Via di Collazzi, 74 | Loc. Santa Maria, 53045 Montepulciano, Italy
+39 0578 757110
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Ranked #8 of 31 activities in Montepulciano
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Wineries
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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Unfortunately we are unable to rate the wine or the food here as we didn't even receive the opportunity to try them. We walked inside and were shown the cellar by a lady which we viewed ourselves, but from then onwards we were ignored. Once we had viewed the cellar and returned to the common area we advised 2 separate... More

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Reggio Emilia, Italy
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62 reviews 62 reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Winery located just outside the Montepulciano's historical city centre (something like a 2 minutes walking from there) in a lovely, quiet and fascinating spot. The winery is elegant, but not to the point of discouraging casual tourists. It's possible to visit the wine cave, which may be is not astonishing but still interesting to see. The wine tasting menus are... More

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Mesa, Arizona
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6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Great meal and wine here the other night. Try the bruschetta plate for 2, it's massive and great. Good wines as well, I would definitely go back.

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Newport Beach, California
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4 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Really enjoyed Gattavecchi Winery! Wine is excellent and they treat you like family. My husband and I were exploring Montepulciano and when it started raining, we strolled right in to Gattavecchi Winery. Daniella greeted us and invited us to take a tour of the caves which was beautiful. When we finished, she greeted us again, giving us the history of... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

Visiting vineyards is not the same as US or France. No tours for non large groups no getting near the vineyards. Tasting at in town stores only. Prefer the vineyard experience

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Buffalo, New York
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

After reading all the great reviews here, I instinctly knew this family-run winery and cantina would be a perfect stop for our travelling group of 37 friends and family. From the moment we arrived in Montepulciano, Daniella and the entire Gattavecchi family went out of their way to make us feel welcome. We took in the wonderful views,toured the centuries-old... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

We had a five course meal, with a different a wine with every course. Every wine was excellent - my wife who is real lover of red wine was so happy. The food was excellent too. The staff were very friendly. We will defianately go again. Thank you very much - especially to the owner's wife and son for making... More

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Pozzuoli, Italy
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160 reviews 160 reviews
58 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

Had a great time here; 20 minute tour of the cellars, then a tasting upstairs, with bread and oil. Only two wines, but it was a generous pour. Cost 10E per person, didn't break the bank. We'd recommend to anyone. Best part: wines were good, but unpretentious and relatively inexpensive at the end. We got their main wine, the Nobile,... More

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Hamilton, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

We spent a full afternoon at Cantina Gattevecchi with a small group. Started wih a tour of the cellars in the 13th century former monastery. Ended with a wonderful meal & wine tasting - quantity and quality were first rate. This is a family run operation - two brothers and a sister. Their pride and passion were evident in the... More

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W-burg, VA
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

We are so happy we chose this winery for a tasting and lunch. It is located at the top of the hill on the way to the centre of Montepulciano. It is absolutely charming and the wines were some of our very favorites of the entire trip. After a wonderful tasting of four wines and a beautiful tray of cheeses... More

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