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Vignoble de L'Orpailleur

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Address: 1086 Rue Bruce, Dunham, Quebec J0E 1M0, Canada
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+1 450-295-2763

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Best Wine of the Day

We decided to tour the wine region of the Eastern Townships on a whim... We were so pleasantly surprised at what we discovered. The wine at Orpailleur was the best of all the... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2016
Casablanca, Morocco
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Kennebunkport, Maine
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017

My daughter and I visited numerous vineyards in Quebec since the bride, a resident of CA, thought it'd be lovely to get married closer to our northern New England family. Of the vineyards we visited, none was more lovely or more accommodating than Vignoble de L'Orpailleur. The chef and co-founder, Gerald, came to meet us on a cold Sunday morning,... More 

Thank suejon14
Waterbury Center, Vermont
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69 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016

By far the best tasting wine in the area in my humble, uneducated opinion. You need to try the aged alcoholic beverage that is created in the large glass jugs sitting on the outdoor shelving all around the building. Truly a delight.

Thank NorSkiVT
Casablanca, Morocco
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We decided to tour the wine region of the Eastern Townships on a whim... We were so pleasantly surprised at what we discovered. The wine at Orpailleur was the best of all the vineyards we stopped at. We bought some of their wine and later in the evening we were at a local restaurant that had one of Orpailleur's wines... More 

Thank jhalyard
Laval, Canada
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155 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 659 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

The L'orpailleur vineyard has to be one of the best kept secrets in Québec located in Dunham this wonderful place is so beautiful and relaxing ! Acers of grape vine are lined up the first and oldest in the area !! The restaurant is fantastic amazing food and great prices we were a group of 20 and service was simply... More 

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Londonderry, New Hampshire
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21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016

The grounds of this vineyard were amazingly beautiful. My husband and I enjoyed a tasting outdoors on a lovely Saturday. The wines were very good, especially the rose which was my favorite among all the vineyards we've visited in the region. The atmosphere could have been a bit more welcoming, but perhaps it was just the day. I would like... More 

Thank Veronica S
Montreal, Canada
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48 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016

What an ambiance, location is wonderful and away from the big city. Nice ride and on clear days we can see Vermont's mountains, so majestic in the background. The restaurant is very nice, always a pleasure going back, worth the ride. The new building addition for weddings and special occasions offers a stunning view of the vineyard.

Thank Richard S
Cantley, Canada
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34 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Beautiful location, great host very knowledgeable and a lot of variety in wine tasting. Several different types of wine tasting we enjoyed every moment. This place is vaste and very inviting. Nice variety in wines.

Thank 2Jewels
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102 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016

To begin, I was hesitant about visiting a vineyard, as we were travelling with our four-year-old. A few weeks ahead, I contacted de L’Orpailleur to inquire whether the attraction was appropriate to visit with a young child. I received a warm reply stating that our family was most welcome and they provided tour times. However, our welcome once there was... More 

Thank MissGeorgiana
Dunham, Canada
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Dunham has a micro climate which means we can actually grow grapes and produce wine here! Lots of vineyards and vignobles in the area. This is the very best. The wine is great, especially the very special ice wine fermented from frozen grapes. The staff will explain the wine making, type of grapes and everything else about the 160,000 bottles... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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35 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2016

This is a great vineyard to visit. This is clearly one of the best wine produced in Quebec, and tasting their different products is not only a learning experience, but also very enriching. They also have a guided tour if you are interested in their history.

Thank deneaulta

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