Saint-Emilion: Winery Visit and Cellar Course

Saint-Emilion: Winery Visit and Cellar Course

From $59.36 per person

Visit a traditional and a modern winery and learn how to taste and identify wines with a wine tasting course.

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Duration 2 hours
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French, English
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit 2 wineries, one traditional and one modern
  • Learn about the wine making process and viticulture techniques
  • Gain an introduction in enology with barrel tasting
  • Learn how to use your senses through a wine tasting class
  • Admire panoramic views of the estate and the region
Full description
During this tour, you'll see 2 different winery styles. First, discover a traditional winery with an authentic cellar and typical architecture of Saint-Emilion, producing a traditional style of wine for the region. The second winery is a forward-looking one with modern cellar. Discover how the winemakers use new technology and viticulture techniques to perfect the wine making process and produce a different, innovate style of wine. Learn all about the vines, the varietals, and the ageing process. After touring the wineries, visit the Cellar Master’s space and learn how to use your senses to identify a wine. By tasting mono-varietal wines directly from the barrel, come to understand of the varietal’s identities and the importance of the terroir. Then learn the art of the sommelier through a wine tasting class.
Includes
  • 2-hour tour
  • Olfactory workshop
  • Barrel tastings
  • 3 wine tastings
  • PRM access
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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      Château La Croizille, Lieu-Dit "Baladoz", 33330 Saint-Laurent-des-Combes, France. Look for the black and orange building of the winery.

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      Overall rating

      5 /5

      based on 7 reviews

      Review summary

      • Guide
        5/5
      • Value for money
        3.8/5
      • Service
        4.7/5
      • Organization
        4.7/5
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      Super moment passé dans ce domaine ! Une visite guidée des plus enrichissante grâce à une guide plus que professionnelle et sympathique, un cadre magnifique à la fois traditionnelle et moderne , un décor à couper le souffle.. la dégustation d’au moins 6 vins dont deux en général pour comparer étaient très intéressantes elle aussi ! Les 2h sont passées très vite et le plaisir était au rendez vous ! Un grand merci à eux.

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      June 17, 2021

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      Very informative and pleasant.

      Justin is very clued-up guide. He could answer all our questions while he offered a pleasant and well time scheduled tour. Strongly Recommended

      April 29, 2019

      July 7, 2021

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