Clos des Menuts, Saint-Emilion

3.6
#17 of 27 in Wineries in Saint-Emilion
Taste wine and tour ancient cellars at Clos des Menuts. While not a chateau, this family operation in the heart of the city shows that good wine doesn't have to be surrounded by castles and Renaissance architecture. The Riviere family owns 25 hectares (61 acres) of vineyards, where they grow the grapes for their award-winning wine. Tour the cellars for free and taste a few vintages without any pressure to buy. If you do feel inspired, pick up a bottle or two to take home. Make your Saint-Emilion itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.
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  • Barely through the door you are asked kindly to visit the winery. After a few steps of the daylight leaves place to a darkness that leads to contemplation. Still a little further down the walls of bottles of the barrels and the slates coincided which you indicate the years of vintages. You then break the silence by expressions of amazement that you can't remember. Once reassembled the shop you attent to meet your expectations. DO NOT MISS.
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  • Superb cellar in the heart of the city. The visit is free. Possibility to taste and buy out. The staff is very cordial.
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  • Few cellar are in free access, more reason to take a look. Very nice Humidor monolith, colored to some spot lights, it's fresh and it's nice when it's too hot outside. You have the option to do a wine tasting.
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  • Very nice place good service
  • Great tasting with a free visit to the cellar... A good experience of tasting. The wines are excellent
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  • The Manager was vulgar and moved (sexist joke from my entry in the cellar). Do not recommend!
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