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Hand Picked Puglia

Contrada Don Giulio, 72021 Francavilla Fontana, Italy
+39 328 899 6531
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Fun day of wine tasting!

Hand Picked Puglia did a wonderful job from start to finish. I requested a custom trip of the... read more

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Reviewed October 12, 2017
Kelly131987
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Charlotte, North Carolina
A great day in Puglia

We really enjoyed our day tour with Ian and Valerie. Both our guides were very knowledgeable about... read more

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Reviewed October 6, 2017
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Hand Picked Puglia have personally selected several top wineries to give you a broad understanding of the fabulous wines within this region. This one day wine tour includes entrance fees, wine tastings at 3-4 vineyards, sampling on average 4-6 top quality wines at each location, traditional Puglian lunch, transport, English speaking hosts and sommeliers at each vineyard.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Contrada Don Giulio, 72021 Francavilla Fontana, Italy
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Reviewed October 12, 2017

Hand Picked Puglia did a wonderful job from start to finish. I requested a custom trip of the Puglia wine country starting and ending at the Brindisi port. It was a stop on a cruise ship, so we had a limited amount of time and...More

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Ian A, Owner at Hand Picked Puglia, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2017

Thanks for your lovely review - we are very pleased that you all had a fun trip with us. It was lovely to meet you all and to show you around. We would be delighted to take you to more of our local vineyards next...More

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Reviewed October 6, 2017

We really enjoyed our day tour with Ian and Valerie. Both our guides were very knowledgeable about the local area and wines. The highlight for us was the home made lunch and wine at Nigro wines. The brothers who run the family estate were really...More

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Ian A, Owner at Hand Picked Puglia, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2017

Thanks very much for your review. It was lovely to meet you and take us round some of our favourite vineyards. Hope that you enjoy the rest of your European adventure!

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Reviewed October 5, 2017

My wife and I were looking for a tour that would give us an overview of primitivo and negroamaro wine production in Puglia. Ian and Valerie provided us with exactly what we wanted and more. They picked us up at our apartment promptly at 9:30,...More

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Ian A, Owner at Hand Picked Puglia, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2017

Thanks very much for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your day with us. It was lovely to meet you both and we hope that you will find some Puglian wines when you are back home.

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Reviewed September 28, 2017

Our day out on the wine tour started at Cantina San Giorgio where we saw the grapes being sorted we then went a short ride to taste the wines on offer along with some cheese and ham. The next port of call was Cantina Tinazz...More

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Management response:Responded September 30, 2017

Thanks Linda. Really pleased that you enjoyed your day out with us. Hope to see you again next year.

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Reviewed September 25, 2017

We were staying in Puglia and Hand Picked Puglia arranged two separate tours for us. One was an all day tour to three different types of wine companies. The other was a single visit with a tasting and meal pairing. Both of these were excellent,...More

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Management response:Responded September 30, 2017

Really pleased to hear that you enjoyed your wine tastings with us. Harvest time is a little chaotic but it is a great time to visit and see the wineries in action.

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Reviewed September 13, 2017

Ian and Valerie organized a full day wine tour to Castello Monaci and Li Veli (including a fabulous lunch!). First, they were the best operators in providing quotes and responding to my 1000 emails. As you will notice, it is hard to directly organize trips...More

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Ian A, Owner at Hand Picked Puglia, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2017

Hi Gabriela. Many thanks for your review & feedback. Really pleased that you had an enjoyable day with us - hopefully you have got the bug for Puglian wine and find some good examples back in the US.

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