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Azienda Agricola G.D. Vajra, Barolo

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM, 2:30 PM - 6:00 PM
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A highlight of our trip to Italy!

Our visit to G.D. Vajra took place just over 1 week ago where we took part in a tour and tasting... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Long Island, New York
via mobile
You must try Barolo's the first and only Riesling. Available only here.

We booked the tasting online, showed up one hour early and felt very welcommed immediately. The... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
Helsinki, Finland
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Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Our visit to G.D. Vajra took place just over 1 week ago where we took part in a tour and tasting with Francesca Vajra herself. G.D. Vajra was recommended to us by one of the sommeliers from the world famous Michelin starred restaurant “Del Posto”....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

We booked the tasting online, showed up one hour early and felt very welcommed immediately. The Winery is under expansion, but still was very interesting to go around. Staff was so nice and wines were excellent. And the Riesling, you got to try it. It's...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

This winery is well worth a visit. The staff is charming, and their command of English is good. They have the normal varieties, but they also experiment with newer grapes for the area, like Risling, and a red variety that I have never tasted before....More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

First, its EUR 10 for tasting which was clearly communicated in advance. However, it was the first winery who really charged despite purchasing a box of wines. For this, and for showing a very small sample, no water etc we found the EUR10 unjustified. So...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank StefanS6195
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We truly enjoyed our tour and tasting. So great to hear the story about the family and the wines. I purchased a couple bottles and am very happy I can find some of their wines here in the US.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank TXfigment
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Don't get me wrong with this Azienda. They have wonderful wines and will buy more given a chance. The experience our wine club had was less than what you would expect from a first class place such as this. After being greeted by what seemed...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank bigdaddyp61
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We were recommended a visit here by our hotel. We were out of season and booked literally a few hours before arriving. Milena, the lovely wife of Aldo was out and her son Giuseppe asked if we were ok to wait - we said yes...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank JudithChalmers1964
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Although we came in during a very busy time of year, an extensive tour and wine tasting was given by Laura, we were even welcomed by the owner's mother who is also involved in the day to day running of the domain. The experience was...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank edwardmelki
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We enjoyed the wines and the tour very much. Aurora was our guide and she did a great job of answering all of our questions and making us completely comfortable. Seeing the vineyards in the fall colors was spectacular! We paid €10 per person for...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Jan K
Reviewed 28 October 2016

A small group of had a wine tasting there after a very informative tour. Francesca was superb, leading us through the various wines and explaining where they came from and why they tasted as they did, soil, weather, etc. One of the best tastings I've...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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