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Located on the banks of the Garonne, Château du Taillan has been in the winemaking business since the Middle Ages. In fact, the Knights Templar are believed to have made their own wine here. The current owner's family has presided over the business for more than 100 years. Their vineyard specializes in merlot, because the grape does so well in the region's clay-limestone soil. Take a tour of the winery, which covers the history of the castle, as well as its 16th-century cellars, and taste its acclaimed wine. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Château du Taillan and many more Bordeaux attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Bordeaux travel itinerary maker.
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A faire. Tres belle visite. Guide tres compétente et faisant partager sa passion du vin. A faire en famille. more »To do. Very nice visit. Guide very competent and sharing his passion for wine. Do family.View original
Toute les phases de de fabrication du vin sont expliquées (de la récolte à la mise en bouteilles) ainsi que l'historique des lieux par une guide très compétente et sympathique,dégustation de 4 rouges ... more »All phases of manufacturing wine are explained (from harvest to bottling) as well as the history of places by a very competent and friendly guide, tasting of 4 red & 1 white with explanations on the flavors. The setting is very nice. If you're in the area feel free.View original
Une guide très sympathique et une visite agréable. Dégustation de 4 vins : le blanc une magnifique découverte, un vin très fruité comme je les aime, le rosé est également excellent, quant aux vins rou... more »A very nice guide and a nice visit. Tasting of 4 wines: white a wonderful discovery, a very fruity wine I like, Pink is also excellent, as for red wines the 2012 and 2013 are very different, but have been very appreciated every 2. Good idea the dried apricots, chocolate, nuts and cheese!View original
it was very nice trip , we spent a good time there, the chateau is gorgeous, we love their wine!!!
JB MontpellierWe did the tour step by step, it was really very friendly. The person who made the visits we explains everything and is a passionate of the Médoc and the owner family is very nice. In short a great time that I recommend and that will become a staple when knowledge will come to Bordeaux. And of course, the wines are delicious!View original
Fitdance RcmBeautiful property, friendly and informative visit. Good home. Good wines!View original
Raphael de FonscolombeMagnificent nearby property from the centre of Bordeaux. The tour is very informative and beautiful places.View original
Yann TourenneSuper home as well as the taste. To really visit.View original
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