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Batzella Winery

Localita Badia 227 | Frazione Donoratico, 57022, Castagneto Carducci, Italy
+39 339 397 5888
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Great experiance, passion for beautiful wines and friendly/ understandable explaination.. By the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Dries N
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Excellent experience!

Was a great pleasure to visit Franco Batzella. We received a private tour through the whole wine... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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We are a family run artisanal winery estate in beautiful Bolgheri on the Tuscan coast offering guided tours with tasting of our red, white and rose' Bolgheri DOC wines. They are elegant terroir wines highly rated by critics (Robert Parker, Wine Spectator, Decanter, Veronelli, etc) and by consumers all over the world. By appointment only so we can dedicate to you our full attention during your visit.
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“the owner” (8 reviews)
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Localita Badia 227 | Frazione Donoratico, 57022, Castagneto Carducci, Italy
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+39 339 397 5888
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great experiance, passion for beautiful wines and friendly/ understandable explaination.. By the way, the wine is superb!

Thank Dries N
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Was a great pleasure to visit Franco Batzella. We received a private tour through the whole wine making process with all its insights. Great wine as well! Definitely recommended!

Thank Robbert H
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We have found the Batzella Winery by chance, but the decision we made to visit this place was really worth it. If you don’t want to visit the big wineries but still enjoy the characters and personality of the Bolgheri wines - this place is...More

Thank Igor P
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely couple! We had a wonderfull day learning aboute and tasting different wine. Er dere there for 2 hours.

Thank Hanna H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visit this amazing oasis of wine making! You will not regret it. Franco looked after us wonderfully well including providing dinosaurs for our four year old daughter. He is a font of wine wisdom and has a great natural gift for making one feel instantly...More

Thank Alexander B
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Franco B, Owner at Batzella Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Alexander. It was a pleasure to meet you and your family. I think even our doggie will preserve a fond memory of your little daugheter Come again Franco

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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

We randomly called the owner late in the afternoon to check if it was possible to visit the same day. Even a half hour later he welcomed us with a lot of enthusiasm and showed us around. Mr. Batzella told us everything about the vines,...More

1  Thank Carlijn K
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Franco B, Owner at Batzella Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Calijn, Thank you very much for your kind words. I enjoyed your visit, too. I hope you will tell your friends who come to Tuscany, to visit us, too. All the best Franco

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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Found IT via TripAdvisor, and send Them An email for a visit and tasting. Received An quick answer with good guidings to the location. And Yes a bit hard toe find. Received very well and were briefed about the start of only one house till...More

Thank wouterkamp
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Franco B, Owner at Batzella Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Dear friends, I am happy you liked your visit and the wines. I enjoyed spending time with your families and your lovely children. I hope they will have a good memory of the experience, too. Come again when you are in Italy. Franco Batzella

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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

If you want to explore Bolgheri from the passionate perspective of a family owned and operated wine business, Franco Batzella and the Batzella Winery is the perfect match. We made a booking for the tour not knowing what to expect for 20 Euros, and were...More

Thank Bamblu
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Khanh N, Owner at Batzella Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2018

Hello. Thank you for what you wrote as it is that feeling we try to convey to our guests. By coming here to visit you are part of us, and we try to show you what is wonderful about this area, and to share with...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2017

The tour was great, such good fun. Mr Batzella welcomed us and guided us through the whole vinyard. He explained the whole process in detail and answered every question. He was totally friendly and warm hearted. We talked a lot about the area and about...More

Thank schnorchelboot
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Khanh N, Owner at Batzella Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2018

Thank you for your visit and for your review. I got delayed in responding because we had been travelling for the winery. I hope to see you both here again soon, meantime if you have any question, pls feel free to write. Franco Batzella.

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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited Franco's winery in a hot august afternoon and we found it lovely. We learned many things about vineyards, wine production, storage and distribution. Everything in a very friendly atmosphere and during the tour of the property. Franco is a very...More

Thank AlexPFR
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Khanh N, Owner at Batzella Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2018

Thank you so much for your visit, and for your kind recommendation. Indeed we are a small family farm and we love this vigneron life we had chosen for ourselves for the last 20 years. We hope to see you back here soon, Franco Batzella....More

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