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Accademia del Buon Gusto

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Address: Piazza Ricasoli, 11, Panzano in Chianti, Greve in Chianti, Italy
Phone Number: +39 055 8560159
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Great dude with a knowledge and true passion for vino and more... A must see to verify what your personal Chianti direction is before you steer your ship into the deep red sea of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 3, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Great dude with a knowledge and true passion for vino and more... A must see to verify what your personal Chianti direction is before you steer your ship into the deep red sea of delicousness.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

An extremely nice guy, his story about philosophy kept me thinking for weeks later I was wondering does anyone have a video of him?

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Wow! Must go check this out and I recommend walking from the centre of town as you will discover all this abstractly painted stickmen in black and red. They are an awesome addition to this town but are then are sold in Accademia del Buon Gusto. It's a journey to the actual journey that Stefano will take you on. You... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Stefano is incredible! My husband read many reviews saying this is a must do and they were right. Stefano customized the experience to our liking, finding us some wonderful wines based on our tastes and teaching us great deal about wine, the region, and life. An experience like no other. You must go! Visited in April 2013

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

While in Panzano you simply must stop into Accademia del Buon Gusto and spend some time with Stefano! He's not only extremely kind and welcoming but also has a deep knowledge of the wine in the region and is happy to help you taste many (MANY) different wines! We stopped in for what we thought would be a 20-minute visit... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We spent a late morning, before lunch, tasting at least 15 or so wines, and being entertained by the very charming Stefano. He absolutely adores what he does and his charming smile and one act show were one of the highlights of our two,week trip. The stick figure works of art with wine glasses are hard to pass up, and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

This is the fourth time I have been to Stefano's Accademia del Buon Gusto and as usual he did not disappoint. He has a great working knowledge of the local wines and other food products and presents them in a very entertaining way. I was with a group of friends and wine afficianados who were first time travelers to Italy.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014 via mobile

We had a enigmatic afternoon here. Upon entering we where warmly welcomed by Stefano .. the wine professor .. what appeared a mere goofy way of tasting wine turned out to be a great lesson on local Chianti wineries. Stefano knows all about wine and knows how to entertain his customers. We tasted a plethora of wines and went home... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We came in and got the best lesson we ever had about wines. We got to taste at least 10 different types and also some olive oil and balsámico. Finally we really could tell the difference between types. All was in a very nice atmosphere and lots of information. Watch out - You Sure will find some wine you really... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

This review is going to repeat what many others have said. You must go to Panzano to see Stefano. entering his shop is the start of an adventure that can take as long as you have. The wine tasting,the chocolate,t he olive oil. Stefano has such good humour, and is a very knowledgeable wine maker and seller. He features wines... More 

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