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Living and sharing the Tuscan Dream: bespoke, private wine tours in Montalcino for wine lovers of all levels, romantic Sunset Tastings & exclusive tastings in your holiday home, Languages: English, German, Spanish, Italian
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53024, Montalcino, Italy
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Reviewed October 5, 2018

We did a Brunello sunset wine tasting with Esther on our first day in Tuscany. Esther’s deep knowledge and passion about wine and her welcoming manner are infectious. She graciously shared information about the area and answered my many questions before our tour with care....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Esther Mercedes J, Owner at Vino Vistas, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2018

Dear Pearsandchocolate, what a wonderful review! Thank you so very much. It was my utmost pleasure to meet you and share my Tuscan Dream with you. Big hug Esther

Reviewed September 27, 2018

My family and I spent a fabulous day with Esther tasting divine Brunello wines in Montalcino. We visited 4 different wineries each with unique characteristics. We also enjoyed a delicious, relaxing lunch at one of the wineries with beautiful views of Montalcino while learning about...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Esther Mercedes J, Owner at Vino Vistas, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2018

Dear Curious618302, What a pleasure to read you lovely review. I too enjoyed our time together very much. Thank you so very much, you made my Sunday a very special one ;-) All my best to you and your family Esther

Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

We did the sunset tasting with Esther for my wife’s birthday and despite the rain it was a great evening. We tasted 4 wines and listened as Esther described them and talked us through their journey from vine to glass. I would heartedly recommend Esther...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Esther Mercedes J, Owner at Vino Vistas, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Dear Nursepete, thank you so very much for your lovely feedback - a wonderful boost at the week's beginning. All my best to both of you Warm regards from Montalcino Esther

Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

My husband booked the sunset wine tour with Esther including a driver during our stay in Montalcino and we could not have been more pleased with our experience. They were both friendly and very knowledgeable about the area as we drove to 3 totally different...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Esther Mercedes J, Owner at Vino Vistas, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2018

Dear Anotherhappykansan, I cannot thank you enough for that wonderful and detailed review! :-) I am delighted that I was able to contribute to your enjoyable stay in Tuscany and hope you savoured the remainder of your time in the Val D'Orcia. Grazie mille! Warmest...More

Reviewed February 15, 2018

Sensory tasting for 3 on a quick visit to Montalcino where Brunello has to be sampled! Selected Esther for her WSET Diploma qualification, which is the ultimate sign of someone who knows about wines & she certainly does. The weather was against us, so we...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Esther Mercedes J, Owner at Vino Vistas, responded to this reviewResponded February 20, 2018

Hello Zymotic, What a wonderful review and feedback - thank you so very much! I do hope the weather will be better the next time you visit Montalcino ;-) All the best from Tuscany Esther

Reviewed January 26, 2018

What better place than Montalcino to learn a little more about wine and how it works its magic? When my wife and I booked our ‘sensory tasting’ session with Esther we weren’t at all sure of what we’d let ourselves in for, but it did...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Esther Mercedes J, Owner at Vino Vistas, responded to this reviewResponded February 4, 2018

Dear David, what a lovely review! Thank you so very much! I enjoyed exploring scents with you and your wife - Cocopops indeed ;-) Keep "smelling" and thus savour wine even more in future. Warm regards Esther

Reviewed August 23, 2017

I was visiting wineries with a group and the sunset tasting and tour with Esther at Il Pallazone was a wonderful experience. We were very well looked after by Esther, who gave us the background to the winery and the family behind it, a tour...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Esther Mercedes J, Owner at Vino Vistas, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2017

Dear Francesca, thank you so much for your "rave" - it really made my day! Reviews like this are a wonderful inspiration! Hope to see you again in Montalcino some day Warm regards Esther

Reviewed August 8, 2017

We were three friends visiting Montalcino, and can highly recommend a visit to Esther. Esther was the perfect guide, very passionate to share her great knowledge about wine in general and especially there local Montalcino wines. We had an interesting guided tour around the wine...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Esther Mercedes J, Owner at Vino Vistas, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2017

Dear Raymond, thank you so very much for that wonderful review and for posting your great pictures. I am very happy you enjoyed the private tour and sunset tasting. I am so very sorry for the price discrepancy. Out of the 4 special wines you...More

Reviewed May 29, 2017

Montalcino in May has proved to be wonderful, and for us, Esther Juergens' sunset wine tasting at Il Palazzone winery was the highlight of a fabulous week in the region. We enjoyed earning our sunset treat by walking to Il Palazzone from the town centre...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Esther Mercedes J, Owner at Vino Vistas, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2017

Thank you so very much for your lovely review Alex! I hope you enjoyed the remainder of your stay in Montalcino. Warm regards Esther

Reviewed May 12, 2017

If you are looking to visit wineries in Montalcino with a guide who is passionate, knowledgeable and connected to the community then Esther is the one. Having gone on several guided wine tours in the past, the time with Esther is the best experience. The...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Esther Mercedes J, Owner at Vino Vistas, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2017

Dear BK, thank you so very much! It has been an absolute pleasure to show you and your partner around "my Montalcino" Warmest regards, Esther Vino Vistas

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