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Highlight of the vacation

We arranged with Erica to visit a cheese maker and a baker.We met our guide and were off. The... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2018
Mitch A
A wonderful way to really experience Italy

My daughter and I have recently done the Artisan cheese making course with Sapori e Saperi. This... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
honeyand123
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Inspiring culinary tours of life behind the scenes that you won't find in any guidebook
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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35 Panton Street, 55100, Lucca, Italy
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+39 339 763 6321
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

We arranged with Erica to visit a cheese maker and a baker.We met our guide and were off. The cheese maker lived high in the mountains with her goats. She is not a mass producer. in fact, the opposite. She makes two wheels of cheese...More

Thank Mitch A
Heather J, Proprietario at Sapori e Saperi, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Thanks, Mitch. I'm so glad you appreciated those small producers who practise their craft as much for passion as for money. Erica

Reviewed 29 April 2018

My daughter and I have recently done the Artisan cheese making course with Sapori e Saperi. This was such and interesting,helpful and great fun trip that exceeded all our expectations. The accommodation and food were excellent, the places we visited were unique and our host...More

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Reviewed 3 November 2017

We wanted an authentic olive harvesting experience for our family and Erica did a great job finding one and making into a great experience. While she normally does day long experiences and tours we wanted a full immersion in the whole process and to stay...More

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ericainglese, Owner at Sapori e Saperi, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

I'm so glad you enjoyed your olive oil experience. Thank you for taking the time to submit a review. I'd like to add for the benefit of others thinking of booking with Sapori e Saperi Adventures that I offer a range of slow travel experiences...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017

I and my friend booked a day tour with Sapori e Saperi for our last day in Tuscany, at the end of a rushed and packed week in Florence and Borgo a Mozzano to celebrate her twenty-third birthday. Two things stood out about our tour...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2017

My wife and I met the Sapori e Saperi Adventures guide at the Barga train station after a 50 minute trip from Lucca. The guide (Francesca Buonagurelli)-- subject matter expert and fluent in many languages-- took us to tour a 300-year old (and still functioning)...More

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Heather J, Direttore at Sapori e Saperi, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you, David. I'm so glad you enjoyed your day. I hope to welcome you back sometime soon to be able to show you more of our wonderful countryside and passionate artisan food producers and craftspeople. Erica

Reviewed 1 January 2017

A wonderful day trip to hidden gems of Tuscany villages. We had the chance to be guests at cheese maker's farm, see the goats and eat lunch with him and his nice wife. We've tasted finest olive oil and saw how its produced. Erica was...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Group of 11 women went on a tour of a local farm/cheese factory tour arranged for us by Sapori and Saperi. We ALL loved it. Beautiful drive, great history facts shared with us and then a chance to watch them make several types of cheese....More

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ericainglese, Owner at Sapori e Saperi, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2016

Thank you, Donna. It's a great pleasure to be able to share my producers with travellers who appreciate them. Erica

Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

The tour included many great tastes and wonderful meals in people's homes that would not be included in any other tour. Italian cheese, pasta and olive oil were revelations. The cooking lesson was fun and I am now convinced that I can make homemade pasta....More

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Reviewed 20 November 2015

The truffle hunt that Erica from Sapori e Saperi put together was fantastic! Hands down the best day of trip to Italy! We can't wait to go on another adventure with Erica!!

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Reviewed 11 October 2015

We arranged a customized three-day itinerary with Heather, who, having lived in the area for years, knows the ins and outs and many local artisans. We wanted to have a chestnut experience, and Heather arranged to bring us to a sagra (festival) in one of...More

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Response from Heather J | Property representative |
Certainly, providing it's in the area in which I offer day tours. Do you mean the Lucca station? If you go to my website, contact me via the email given there and tell me the date you're planning to arrive, I'll tell you... More
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