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Cognac Tasting Tour

Rue du 14 Juillet | Tourism Office, 16100 Cognac, France
+33 5 45 80 80 38
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Leave the town of cognac and its beaten tracks. With a certified expert-guide, experience the vineyards during an excursion and meet the people who preserve the ancestral traditions. They will explain to you how they pass on the result of their work to the next generations. Take part in a masterclass independent of any producer or brand, to know everything about cognac, its long multinational history, its elaboration, its consumption. Workshop from 2 people. Excursions, tasting workshops, commented visits to distilleries and barrel factories. Wine tours, organisation of stays for small groups, cooking courses.
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3 Nov 2015
“A Truly Artisan Experience”
14 Sep 2015
“Delightful Day in Cognac”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Rue du 14 Juillet | Tourism Office, 16100 Cognac, France
+33 5 45 80 80 38
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Reviewed 4 November 2015

Underneath the big names of Cognac lies the heart of Cognac distilling. Jean-Luc with his wealth of knowledge and contacts was able to provide a truly educational and entertaining insight into these small independent family producers who are the real essence of Cognac.

1  Thank David R
Reviewed 14 September 2015

From Bordeaux, we went on a full day cognac tour with Jean-Luc Montembault of Cognac Tasting Tour. Jean Luc takes a maximum of 4 people on the tours from Bordeaux and there was just the 2 of us on this tour - which felt quite...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2015

Historic and informative with top class guides. Overlooking the river Charente. Idyllic setting. 10 Euros per person which includes a tasting session afterwards.

1  Thank Stephen K
Reviewed 3 October 2014

Jean-Luc was the consummate tour guide and educator. From the start, he organized and tailored our trip to be responsive to the four couples' interests that he was entertaining. He was cordial, friendly, and articulate in sharing his knowledge of the cognac region, distillation process,...More

1  Thank George R
Reviewed 24 August 2013

We were one couple who toured around the district tour for 4-5 hours. Visited a small farm where they made ​​LIN. Talked to an old lady. So on some old houses, the town hall and the top of the ride, of course cognac farm. Met...More

1  Thank Nextbase
Reviewed 4 August 2013

M. Montembault is a professional. We made a cognac tasting course with him and we learned a lot. No doubt he is an expert who likes to teach people about the art of making and enjoying cognac. His courses are very well organised and he...More

2  Thank Marybel P
Reviewed 2 February 2013

Jean Luc, our tour operator, was professional and very knowledgeable about cognac and the region in general. He was quick to respond to schedule our excursion, and flexible to our needs, and able to find cognac houses we could visit during winter! We explored two...More

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 16 August 2012

Interesting, informative. Enjoyable. You are obviously interested in Cognac and such to go well you wont be disappointed.

Thank jazzibing
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Debbie P
30 April 2016|
Response from Cognac-Tasting-Tour | Property representative |
Bonjour, We may adjust our tours for people with a wheelchair, even though we do not have a minibus specially equipped for disabled people. The choice of distilleries and trading house visited will be done... More
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Linda F
25 April 2015|
Response from Relais-St-Preuil |
Our company, Cognac Tasting Tour, is organizing private tours on request from La Rochelle to Cognac. Please, keep in mind that, for such tour to be interesting, the minimum schedule is 9:00am to 5:00pm with a short... More
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