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Appreciation only, for some of the most northern grown olive oil in Europe

Whenever you find yourself on the western shores of Lake Como in Italy... (and you consider... read more

Reviewed October 25, 2017
SamsomDenmark
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Dragoer, Denmark
nice and authentic

we stopped there for couple of bottles of olive oil and loved it! very simple place and no fancy... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2015
Yulya_Shu
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Geneva, Switzerland
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26 Oct 2017
“Good oil”
25 Oct 2017
“Appreciation only, for some of the most northern grown olive oil in Europe”
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Reviewed October 26, 2017

This is our second time to Lake Como and on our first visit three years ago, we received the full experience, tasting and explanation of the production process. This time we just wanted to purchase a bottle. Friendly owner and nothing to complain about.

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank smcmangion
Reviewed October 25, 2017

Whenever you find yourself on the western shores of Lake Como in Italy... (and you consider yourself a "FOODIE"), don't miss out on an excellent chance to purchase some bottles or a large metal can of the finest extra virgin olive oil of Northern Italy....More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank SamsomDenmark
Reviewed May 25, 2016

Oleficio Vanini Osvaldo offers delicious Olive Oil. It is the perfect souvenir from a trip to Lake Como. Visiting this site, however, is not an event or a sight. It is simply a place to purchase their delicious Olive Oil. Don't expect a tasting room...More

Date of experience: May 2016
3  Thank momstravel
Reviewed September 8, 2015 via mobile

we stopped there for couple of bottles of olive oil and loved it! very simple place and no fancy excursion or so, but is that what you need?

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Yulya_Shu
Reviewed September 2, 2015

Wonderful place & wonderful oil! I come there with my family last summer and we found all we need: beauty, kindness & cheapness! We took only 11 eur for bottle and people have inside them the sun of Italy. Excellent! Good place, we'll came back!

Date of experience: October 2014
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Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

We have been buying oil in Lenno for years. This time they were very unfriendly and charged us 9 euro for .25 liter. The Lenno Dino's market had the exact same bottle for 6.2 euro.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Herb M
Reviewed August 25, 2015 via mobile

What else you need to know? You come here for the oil, not for the shop, and Osvaldo Vanini produces a fantastic olive oil. Try it, it'll be one of the best you've ever tryied if not the best.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Mattia M
Reviewed August 18, 2015 via mobile

Vanini Osvaldo produces one of the best olive oil I've tasted so far. Instead of buying the oil from the nearby Sigma Cetti supermarket, go to this factory store instead (right behind the supermarket). Better prices (0,75l/12€, 0,5l/9€, 0,25l/5,5€) compared to supermarket and more sizes...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank rauskis
Reviewed August 6, 2015 via mobile

We went to visit the infamous olive oil producer in Como. Made a special effort to drive to Lenno. Found the place up a small side road - there was a gardener outside and someone selling pegs who we thought worked there! They were the...More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank serenak418
Reviewed July 31, 2015 via mobile

Well after hearing all about famous olive oil in Leno I thought I had better find out what's all the fuss about . Thinking I could go to see the fields and olive oil trees , how wrong was I . We were staying in...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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