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Italy Unfiltered

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Siena, Italy
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About Italy Unfiltered
Come experience Italy and enliven your senses. Meet the locals and become Italian for the day! Let us guide you to the best off the beaten path wine and food, experiences in Tuscany. Offering Private Tours in Tuscany, from Florence and Siena. With Deb (American) & Massi (Italian from Siena)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband & I just came home from 2 weeks traveling across the Netherlands, UK & Italy. We were only able to spend 1 day in Tuscany & it was with Massi from Italy Unfiltered and it was probably the most memorable part of our...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Ciao Helena Thank you for your kind words. I had forgotten that we did indeed start our email conversations this past winter for your upcoming visit. I am sooooo pleased we were helpful in crafting the perfect day out for you. Massi does indeed know...More

Reviewed April 8, 2019 via mobile

This was the greatest tour experience we have ever had. Massi is a gentleman and a scholar. He is the perfect tour guide for your private Tuscany wine / olive oil experience. Deb and Massi will curate the perfect tour with their amazing connections. They...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2019

Ciao Blaire Thank you for your kind words, we so wanted to exceed your expectations, and it sounds like we got there! I am happy we were able to put together this special surprise for Kory too. Please do return, we have only scratched the...More

Reviewed April 6, 2019

Had a great tour day visiting 3 wineries. Received so much personal attention. Learned a tremendous amount of local knowledge while on the tour. Would recommend this to everyone.More

Date of experience: March 2019
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debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2019

Ciao, Thank you for your kind words, we were so pleased to show you the lovely Chianti Classico wine region, with your dear friends. Your friends chose a wondeful way to celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary. Thank you for being our guests and being flexible...More

Reviewed February 16, 2019

We spent quite a bit of time with Deb and Massi...touring the wineries in Montalcino, bakeries, wine stores, and bistros in Sienna. They are a charming couple, incredibly knowledgeable about the region, and willing to go the extra mile to insure their guests have the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2019

Ciao Evan and Laura, Thank you for your kind words. I remember it was over a year ago when we first met, when the two of you attended my happy hour meet up in Austin. We talked about food, wine and more food, and of...More

Reviewed December 3, 2018

Our original wine tasting trip tp Chianti was cancelled, but no fear as Deb and Massi came to our rescue. Our full day of winery visits, lunch, quick stops in neighboring towns and wrapping with an unbelievable sunset could not have been any better. They're...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 17, 2018

We visited the Montalcino area in mid-November, a perfect time as the air was cool but comfortable, the skies were blue and the leaves changing. Deb and Massimo were our guides for a full-day of exploring the amazing wines of the region. They graciously picked...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded November 18, 2018

Ciao Stephanie and Ben, thank you for your kind words. We had a wonderful time hosting the two of you in and around Montalcino. During the day of the tour it was perfect fall weather and just this week we have the first of the...More

Reviewed August 21, 2018

We booked a wine tour, focusing on Brunello, with Deb and Massi being impressed by our initial communications. They exceeded our expectations. Deb and Massi's knowledge of the area, the wineries and the wine is unsurpassed. We had to opportunity to meet with the wine...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2018

Ciao Barbara, thank you for your kind words. It was a pleasure to meeting you and your friends. It is always fun to help in the celebration of a special birthday. The weather was perfect and I recall the look on everyones face when we...More

Reviewed July 19, 2018

My husband and I were traveling to Tuscany with our one year old daughter for 9 days. We were nervous about the trip and traveling with a baby, but still wanted to have a good time and explore the country side. Booking Deb & Massi...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2018

Ciao Ashley, Thank you for your kind words. We were so happy to be part of your time here to relax in Tuscany. I feel like we were able to give a detailed view of life in Tuscany. It was good to have the tours...More

Reviewed July 17, 2018

Booked as a special day for a relative's 80th birthday, I can only say that Deb and Massi exceeded the already high bar which had been set by other TA contributors comments. I would never have located or been aware of the two wineries we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

Ciao Mike Thank you for your kind words. It was a day of pleasure for us tor us to host your family, and celebrate a family members 80th B'day to boot! You are well traveled group and we enjoyed your enthusiasm for a little off...More

Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

We were 2 couples looking for a wine tour experience; what we got was a wonderful day filled with laughs, great food, fine wine,and new friends! The owners of Italy unfiltered, Deb and Masi, took care of every detail! They set up wine tours of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2018

Ciao Rhonda, thank you for your kind words, wow what a whirlwind of a day, we experienced so much in one day. From the time we met at your hotel in Florence to returning that evening, we enjoyed every minute of it. You all know...More

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June 9, 2018|
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Response from debinitaly5 | Property representative |
Ciao Nicole, thank you for your message. my email address is included on our web page Italy Unfiltered, Trip Advisor does not allow me to include my direct email address in this reply however if you are asking about a... More
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Ciao Brenda, Most tours start in Siena, and we can visit the wine regions of Chianti and or Montalcino for the famous Brunello wines as well. If you are staying in or near San Gimignano we can start from that area as well... More
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