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Great people, tour and wine!

I very much enjoyed my time, from the very informative tour where I learnt about things that I... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2019
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Batzella is a family run artisanal winery estate located in beautiful Bolgheri on the Tuscan coast. We offer guided tours of our vineyards and winery followed by tasting of our red, white and rose' Bolgheri DOC wines. Batzella wines are elegant...more
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All reviews his wife wine making the owner wine tasting total wine thank you very much excellent experience great wine fabulous afternoon adults and children my favorite an hour and a half really enjoyed our visit informative tour speaks perfect english cab franc last week
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We just passed by and Franco welcomed us very friendly even though we did not have an appointment. Franco, a great and very interesting personality, took a lot of time to let us taste his wines (we loved the TAM), to give us very interesting...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed August 10, 2019

I very much enjoyed my time, from the very informative tour where I learnt about things that I probably would have never known about, great tasting wine and the host Franco was extremely nice and friendly along with his wife. Would highly recommend!

Date of experience: August 2019
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BatzellaWines, Owner at Batzella, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2019

Thanks for the kind words. I enjoyed your visit, too Franco

Reviewed August 10, 2019

My husband, teenage son and I really enjoyed our visit to the Batzella winery. From the owners we learnt so much about wine-making in general, and specifically in this area of Italy. It was a relaxing and enjoyable morning rounded off with a tasting of...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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BatzellaWines, Owner at Batzella, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2019

It was great meeting your family, and introducing to you our son, who happen to be in the same line of business. Come again if you come back to Tuscany, All the best Franco

Reviewed August 3, 2019

It is a small wine house runned by a nice couple. They are very welcoming and they give a great tour. They told us everthing about the proces and we tasted some great wines! We bought a few boxes. The couple is passionate about wine...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 1, 2019

We had a great vineyard experience. Franco was an excellent host and told us all about the process of making the wine and the history of the property and region. After this tour we sat on the panorama deck overlooking the vineyard and tasting the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 29, 2019 via mobile

When my parents and myself visited Mr. Batzellas vineyard this afternoon, we drove past the estate at first due to missing signs. Nevertheless Mr. Batzella saw us directly and was very welcoming. He showed us around his winery and told us about every detail in...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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BatzellaWines, Owner at Batzella, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2019

Thank you Mr. Felsner. It was a pleasure to make your acquaintance, and to show you around. Please tell yir friends. Please come again the next time you visit Toscana. Franco Batzella

Reviewed July 20, 2019 via mobile

Wow Franco, what an amazing inspirational host. We enjoyed every minute of our tour and wine tasting session. We visited as a group of 7 Adults and 5 Children ranging from ages 1 to 12 and Franco was so accommodating. The history and detail was...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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BatzellaWines, Owner at Batzella, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2019

I had a lot of fun, too, hosting your wonderful families. Your kids were a joy to have around. Do come again next time you are in Italy. All the best Franco

Reviewed July 12, 2019

Super winery, and a tour with the owner, that speaks perfect english. A lot of Nice historic information, and a very friendly couple who owns it

Date of experience: July 2019
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319khanhn, Owner at Batzella, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2019

Thank you for your visit and your appreciation. Have a nice summer! Franco.

Reviewed June 14, 2019

We rented a car and drove about 45 minutes from the port of Livorno where our cruise ship was docked for the day. It was an easy drive, and Franco and Khanh gave great directions and checked on us several days in advance to be...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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319khanhn, Manager at Batzella, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2019

Thank you Sharon for your lovely words. This is what makes us happy and keeps us going, your appreciation of what we are doing. Great you found our wines at Total. Enjoy!!! Khanh.

Reviewed June 14, 2019

Enjoyable wine tour and tastings w Franco and Khanh last week. Tour of the facility and vineyards as well as a nice sitting w/ an array of wine tastings from white to red. Couldn't figure if my favorite was the Pean or the Tam so...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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319khanhn, Owner at Batzella, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2019

It was great having you all at the winery! Thank you for spending your cruise time with us, and thank you for your continued interest in our wines. Carpe Diem! Khanh.

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deloresl442
January 21, 2019|
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Response from 319khanhn | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in our winery. It takes about 30 mins. driving from Livorno to our winery located in Castagneto Carducci. We would be happy to welcome you in early May for a guided tour of the vineyard and... More
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rlb902
August 26, 2018|
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Response from 319khanhn | Property representative |
Hello. Sorry for the late reply. We are a family run estate and we’ve been exceptionally busy over the last several months with wine travelling and work here at the winery. First of all, thank you for your interest. If you... More
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