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Amazing, fun, and educational experience!

We had a great time at Pornanino. Matteo is a wonderful lecturer and tour guide, and the event is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mike1366
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
You must come visit!!!

We absolutely LOVED our visit to Pornanino- Matteo and his family are very passionate about their... read more

Reviewed October 10, 2018
CarrieandNigel
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Baldwinsville, New York
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This unique talk on bio and chemical free gourmet extra virgin olive oil, given by Matteo, expert as well as one of Chianti's premier olive growers, is a chance to learn how the best oil is made and why it requires careful handling at each step of...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Localita Pornanino 72, 53017, Radda in Chianti, Italy
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Reviewed March 4, 2015

I was part of a small tour group that came to visit this amazing family owned olive farm a few years ago. Matteo gave us a class on olive oil and opened my eyes and tastebuds to the best olive oil I have EVER tasted....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great time at Pornanino. Matteo is a wonderful lecturer and tour guide, and the event is both fun and educational. We learned a lot about olive oil production and the olive oil industry, and specifically about the wonderful Pornanino extra virgin olive...More

Thank Mike1366
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

We absolutely LOVED our visit to Pornanino- Matteo and his family are very passionate about their craft of olive oil making, and it shows with his lovely presentation of the process. Very informative followed by a taste of their delicious oils. My fiancé and I...More

Thank CarrieandNigel
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed the time we spent with Matteo learning about the “healthy” oil made with love. Thank you Matteo!! It was so kind of you to share your family story and the care you take to make the green gold.

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Reviewed October 8, 2018

We had the pleasure of visiting this family run olive grove and mill. Matteo is a passionate and personable presenter and we thoroughly enjoyed his seminar and tour of the mill and grove (as well as some of the freshly picked fruit). I highly recommend...More

Thank ray61NJ
Reviewed October 7, 2018

One of the highlights of our time in Tuscany! Matteo delivered an extensive and educational presentation on what makes great olive oil. And his olive oil is great. What a learning experience. The topping on the cake was meeting his lovely wife and having lunch...More

Thank ronny108
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

What a great way to spend part of our vacation, getting a feel for the area with this olive oil producing seminar. It is obvious that Matteo has put his heart and soul in this family business. Informative and fun! Thanks!

Thank Frank L
Reviewed October 4, 2018

The novices and the connoisseurs thoroughly enjoyed the seminar/tasting at this authentic family run olive grove and mill. The only disappointment is that we have to wait for a new batch of liquid gold until after the fall harvest. We're looking forward to the arrival...More

Thank Balance_Bound
Reviewed October 2, 2018

One of the highlights of our time in Tuscany! Matteo delivered an interactive and educational presentation on what makes great olive oil. Seeing the machinery up close was fantastic, and getting to try the product at the end showed why his technique pays off! We'd...More

1  Thank Christine V
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

We had the pleasure of visiting Pornanino and meeting Matteo and his wife for an afternoon olive oil tasting. The pre-tasting presentation was terrific and extremely informative, and the tasting event was fantastic. The olive oil they produce is amazing and the care in which...More

1  Thank VinoVeritasZZ
Reviewed September 24, 2018

My husband and I visited and toured this small olive grove while in Italy. Pornanino Olive Grove is a family run business. Matteo is full of passion and knowledge of the olive oil business. Charlie and I walked away feeling like olive oil aficionados. We...More

1  Thank Jennifer W
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