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Villa San Donnino

Strada Medicina 25, 41126, Modena, Italy
+39 340 257 9734
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The first thing in my mind when we planned to visit this small place but full of surprises is to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jun J
New York City, New York
via mobile
Excellent free lesson/tour of REAL traditional Acetaia

The staff were very accommodating to our last-minute booking request and 8-month old son. Very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Calgary, Canada
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Production of Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of Modena and Balsamic Condiment.
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Strada Medicina 25, 41126, Modena, Italy
+39 340 257 9734
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The first thing in my mind when we planned to visit this small place but full of surprises is to experience their number one product- balsamic vinegar and this tour satisfied my longing from ice cream flavors you never heard before is a winner.

Thank Jun J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff were very accommodating to our last-minute booking request and 8-month old son. Very friendly and informative throughout the 1-hour tour. Sampled several balsamic vinegar and balsamic condiments, including fleur dear lait ice cream topped with traditional balsamic. I had no idea what real...More

Thank dnabeta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this place during our recent road trip. The tour was done by Alice who was excellent at translating to English and extremely knowledgable about all things Balsamic. We then had the opportunity taste the various products in the garden including a 25 year...More

Thank Adam C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful place and hospitality. We did not reserve a visit, just went buy, and we were welcomed with open arms. We learned a lot about making this delicious black gold Balsamic, we tasted and of-course bought some (and keeping it to ourselves). Nice break worth...More

1  Thank Atzmonster
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On the last day of our weekend in Northeast Italy we drove to Modena, which is famous for its balsamic vinegar. We couldn’t visit this city and not go to Villa San Donnino for a traditional balsamic vinegar tour. Because we visited on a Monday...More

Thank Kimberley L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did not call for a reservation, just saw from TripAdvisor and with raving reviews while we were at the area, so with my husband and 2 teenagers we tried to check if they can accommodate us, they did and gave us a tour (Nico,...More

Thank Lanie C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the Villa and had a tour with Francesca, who was very informative and sweet. It is fun to witness the process and try the product. But don't go if you don't want to buy any, because you will feel strange after they...More

Thank cohenfamily
Reviewed 18 June 2017

OK, I knew real balsamic vinegar would be delicious. I've tasted it before, but the product we tasted at San Donnino was out of this world! How can a liquid be fragrant, tart, sweet, rich and subtle all at the same time?? It defies explanation,...More

Thank Adventure_Time_Mom
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Thank you Francesca for taking my cousin and I around the balsamic production rooms. We learnt a lot and had a wonderful time - grazie mille!

Thank katie_davern
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We visited Villa San Donnino with 29 culinary students from HUMBER College in Toronto, who thoroughly enjoyed the history, tasting and use of balsamic vinegar in Italian cooking. Davide and his team are so welcoming and knowledgeable. This was Humber's 3rd chef/dietitian led study abroad...More

Thank Lucia W
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7 October 2015|
Response from Davide L | Property representative |
Dear Sangita, unfortunately I read your request just now. I hope to have another opportunity to meet you. But better if you write on my mail address that you find on the web. Best regards, Davide
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Zayda S
18 June 2015|
Response from Davide L | Property representative |
Dear Zayda, it will be a pleasure to meet you at Villa San Donnino. We are open every day but is better to take a reservation.
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