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Fattoria dei Barbi

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Wine tour, historical tour and a meal at Fattoria dei Barbi

Not only a wine tour but, they have a section that is a tour of Montalcino's history . Very... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2018
bmal2626
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Interesting history & good wines

The tour provides good history of the area and winemaking in the region. Enjoyed some older single... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2018
342justink
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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The Fattoria dei Barbi is one of the most famous and historic wine producers in Italy. Since the 1700s, the Fattoria dei Barbi is the property of the Colombini family, who have owned land in Montalcino since 1352: today it is managed by Stefano...more
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Localita Podernuovo 170 | Strada Consorziale dei Barbi, 53024, Montalcino, Italy
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+39 0577 841111
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed March 17, 2006

Wine tasting in Italy is just one of those "must do's" things so we searched the internet for our August 2005 trip. We decided on the Fattoria dei Barbi in Montalcino and we're not disappointed. The setting was lovely, the guided tour of the winery...More

13  Thank Toni B
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Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

I was there with my partner 2 days ago, and it was this lady behind the tasting bar. We went in and say Hello politely and she gave us a dirty look in return because she was with some clients. At least she could have...More

5  Thank Marionacg
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Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

The tour provides good history of the area and winemaking in the region. Enjoyed some older single vineyard vintages during the tasting.

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FattoriadeiBarbi, Proprietario at Fattoria dei Barbi, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2018

Justin, thank you for those kind words

Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Tuscany may have great scenery and picturesque looking vineyards but finding one that has a place to eat lunch in October is a challenge. This winery was recommended as one of a few that has a restaurant so I headed there thinking ‘Great, a meal...More

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Reviewed September 17, 2018

Not only a wine tour but, they have a section that is a tour of Montalcino's history . Very friendly and knowledgeable tours. The meal after the tour was very good. You could eat outside or inside. Inside we had a 4 course meal. First...More

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FattoriadeiBarbi, Proprietario at Fattoria dei Barbi, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Thank you for your words! You are welcome

Reviewed August 26, 2018

Superb place to visit , welcoming and friendly , we had a late lunch and thoroughly enjoyed it , still talking about it We returned the next day for the cellar tour and it was very interesting and informative for 5 euros each do it

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FattoriadeiBarbi, Proprietario at Fattoria dei Barbi, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and thank you so much for your kind words of appreciation.

Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

Was hoping this to be special and traditional but unfortunately it was a disappointing visit. Winery and surroundings are beautiful but the whole experience of tour and dinner were mediocre. Tour was soulless and guide was struggling with English. At dinner we were the only...More

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FattoriadeiBarbi, Proprietario at Fattoria dei Barbi, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

We are very sorry for you not having a thrilling experience here and I do not know what could have happened since the passion and care of every single guest is a daily and absolute priority for us. We hope for your next visit to...More

Reviewed August 13, 2018

We passed by Fattoria dei Barbi and decided to stop to try their wines. We went straight to their cellar. I found the prices expensive (a sip of their Brunello 2013 is 5 euros, a Riserva 7 euros.... A bit of bread with olive oil...More

1  Thank Carlos U
Reviewed August 6, 2018

To get the best feeling of what winemaking is about, Fattoria die Barbi illustraties exactly what Brunello Hermitage is about. The history of many hundreds of years of winemaking is exposed in a Great winetour. Hermitage of the area, the struggle of centuries to create...More

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FattoriadeiBarbi, Proprietario at Fattoria dei Barbi, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

We are so proud of your kind words and thanks so much for joining us.

Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

To be fair, I did not make a reservation. I stopped by at 10:30 on a Thursday morning unannounced. There were no tours schedules at that time. I have been on countless tours, so honestly, that wasn’t my top priority; I just wanted to taste...More

1  Thank aarontbutcher
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

We are English speaking and visiting from the US in Tuscany. Today we went to Fattoria Dei Barbi in Montalcino. We have been looking forward to this visit for a while and were not disappointed. Simona was an excellent hostess and teacher. We love Wine...More

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Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

We visited Fattoria dei Barbi in the winter and sadly not many wineries were open. On arrival at Barbi Simona told us to come back at around 2:30pm for a tasting. We did this and we were not disappointed. Paid for a tasting, experienced excellent...More

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