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Banca del Vino

Piazza Vittorio Emanuele 13, 12042 Pollenzo, Italy
+39 0172 458418
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Poor Italy

I went to visit it with my family plus a bunch of friends. It was a destination we planned to do... read more

Reviewed May 29, 2018
Fossiunmillepiedi
via mobile
Something to try

When in Pollenzo, you should definitively pay a visit to this place and have a good wine tasting... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2017
Luigi_Fino
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
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“wine tasting” (3 reviews)
“bank” (6 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., 3:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
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Piazza Vittorio Emanuele 13, 12042 Pollenzo, Italy
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+39 0172 458418
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Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

I went to visit it with my family plus a bunch of friends. It was a destination we planned to do on a quiet midweek afternoon. The location is definitely charming and in a certain way unique. To ruin that was an unskilled staff with...More

1  Thank Fossiunmillepiedi
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Reviewed September 3, 2017

When in Pollenzo, you should definitively pay a visit to this place and have a good wine tasting, It does not come very cheap, but the atmosphere and the quality are worth it. Even if you're not a wine expert, you'll enjoy this.

Thank Luigi_Fino
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Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

Going here without a guide is like going to a bank and look at money without being able to touch it or spend it. The location is nice but fades in comparison to what you can see when touring the strada del Barolo. If you...More

Thank Ramona L
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Reviewed March 26, 2017

I liked to see all the wines they had stored away, I just was sad that it didn't have a wider variety from Tuscany or southern Italy. Two thirds is full with mainly Piedmont and northern Italy. Plus, several of the wines they had in...More

Thank BeachesandBrunello
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Reviewed June 3, 2016

We had the pleasure of attending a personal guided tour and wine tasting of the Banca del Vino. Our host was one of the students from the UniSG (Slow Food University Pollenzo - of which the Bank of Wine sits within it's grounds), he was...More

Thank Katharine S
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Reviewed May 10, 2016

If you like wine very much: go there. If you like wine a little bit: go there too. If you don't like wine buy some other typical local products and have a look around in the Agenzia. This historic site has a great atmosphere. You...More

Thank Esdeka
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Reviewed May 27, 2015

I made arrangements for a group of five of us (my parents, my aunt & uncle, and myself) to visit the wine bank to celebrate Mother's Day and my dad's retirement. We were looking for a chance to do a tasting without going through a...More

2  Thank Shea O
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Reviewed May 13, 2015

This was a real surprise, a 100,000 bottle wine bank with wines from all over Italy. The guide gave an exceptional tour, with just the right amount of commentary and information provided. There was a good explanation on the history as well as on some...More

Thank CocoTampa123
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Reviewed September 19, 2014

Had a very enjoyable visit to the Banca de Vino. Our guide was excellent and provided us with ample information on the purpose of the Banca and the various wines and regions housed there. Had a nice tasting of three local wines and ample time...More

Thank Art H
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Reviewed July 24, 2013

We visited the winebank when staying in Albergo dell'Agenzia. The young guides, one for the general presentation and one for the wine tasting, were knowledgeable and friendly. The place itsefel was amazing: there were wines from all parts of Italy, mainly of course from Piemonte....More

1  Thank VIHKO
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