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Villa San Donnino

Strada Medicina 25, 41126, Modena, Italy
+39 340 257 9734
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Interesting and delicious!

On the last day of our weekend in Northeast Italy we drove to Modena, which is famous for its... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Kimberley L
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
A pleasant detour, not to be missed if you are in Modena

We did not call for a reservation, just saw from TripAdvisor and with raving reviews while we were... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Lanie C
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Production of Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of Modena and Balsamic Condiment.
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  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Strada Medicina 25, 41126, Modena, Italy
+39 340 257 9734

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Reviewed 4 days 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 days 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 days 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 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had the most amazing visit. Very interesting. Nicolina our guide was friendly and fabulous in every way. It was our pleasure to buy their special and delicious balsamic products. Davide could not have been more friendly and couldn't help us enough. Please book your...More

1  Thank marcelle k
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Definitely visit Villa San Donnino and book a guide to learn about the making of balsamic vinegar, you will be glad that you did. It was one of the highlights of out trip to Italy. Davide was an extremely gracious host and a superb maker...More

1  Thank Stacy L
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

If you ever happen in Modena make sure you book a slot at this place. We booked a visit and the guide, nicolina, explained carefully the processes and gave us a good understanding of the tradition. She was extremely lovely and passionate which was great....More

1  Thank martina p
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Here is you opportunity to see how made and to taste the world famous balsamic vinegar of Modena. You get to learn how vinegar-making is similar to wine-making, but instead of maintaining a constant temperature, vinegar-making relies on seasonal fluctuation of temperatures to make their...More

1  Thank John W
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Hi Davide We are lovers of balsamic and would love to visit you at a very short notice I.e either tomorrow 7 October after 4 pm or 8th October around 11 am . Pl let me know if possible. Sangita
6 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
Is an appointment necessary to take the tour? I was hoping to squeeze in a visit here , it sounds lovely ! Zayda
17 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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