Free tour, self guided with an audio / video guide. 2 million bottles are maturing in the tufa stone galleries. Working environment, interesting to see. Free tasting. Btw, regional products and sweet wines are also available. Great initiative of this co-operative.
We stopped off here as part of a bike ride from Amboise. They were fine with us only buying one bottle (a shame but all we could carry back).
The mini, self guided tour was worthwhile, despite initial mocking from my husband!
We were given a list of wines to choose from and could taste, I assume, as many as...
With a week in Amboise there are many opportunities to visit wineries. There are a numer of choices in Montlouis with this being our favorite. The short tour with headsets is nice and the opportunity to taste wine excellent. It was amongst our favorite wine tours, and we left with a half-dozen bottles.
We spent an hour early one evening tasting the wines on offer in this cavern carved out of the cliff and covered in interesting moulds! Of course we bought the ones we liked best; the brut sparkling wine made according to the 'methode traditionelle' and the 2013 'Accord Confidentiel' that won the Gold medal at the Concours des Vins du...