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Chateau de La Dauphine

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Brilliant tour and lovely wines. Great if you want to understand more about the science behind the wine.

Visited a couple of days ago. Excellent tour with a really nice guy. Beautiful surroundings. Really... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2018
Deirdre H
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Winery tour May 29, 2018

Visited Chateau de La Dauphine as we have purchased their wine through our club, The Vancouver... read more

Reviewed June 15, 2018
Robin M
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Le Chateau de La Dauphine is in the heart of 53 hectares (130 acres) of vines. The southerly exposed vineyard, takes the form of an amphitheatre, with a 60 metre height difference separating the highest and lowest parcels. Organic farming...more
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rue Poitevine, 33126 Fronsac, France
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Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Sadly we couldn’t get on a tour so we visited anyway to buy some wine as recommended. They were so helpful. The wine was tasty, magnums were available as well as bottles.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Katie P
Château d, Assistante oenotourisme at Chateau de La Dauphine, responded to this reviewResponded September 24, 2018

Dear Katie, Thank you for your review, we are happy you enjoyed your wine tasting and our wine shop. We hope to see you again at La Dauphine. Best regards, Lisa

Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Visited a couple of days ago. Excellent tour with a really nice guy. Beautiful surroundings. Really interesting to learn about the history and process. I have visited a few wineries in the area but this tour is easily the best. Added bonus that the wine...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Deirdre H
Château d, Assistant œnotourisme at Chateau de La Dauphine, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Dear Deirdre, Thank you so much for your nice review. We are happy you enjoyed the tour at the Château! It was a pleasure to welcome you. You will always be very welcome at Château de La Dauphine! Best regards, Ben

Reviewed June 15, 2018

Visited Chateau de La Dauphine as we have purchased their wine through our club, The Vancouver Club. Ben, our hospitable host provided a wonderful informed tour of the winery.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Robin M
Château d, Assistant Œnotourisme at Chateau de La Dauphine, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2018

Dear Robin, Thank you so much for your nice review. We are happy you enjoyed the tour at the Château! It was a pleasure to welcome you. You will always be very welcome at Château de La Dauphine! Best regards, Ben

Reviewed January 11, 2018

Wine was excellent and our tour guide at the chateau was great as well. The pairing with wine won an extra point and they served their best 2010 vintage (which we bought). It was more expensive than the most recent vintage but totally worth it....More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Château d, Assistante oenotourisme at Chateau de La Dauphine, responded to this reviewResponded January 17, 2018

Dear Michael, Thank you for your nice review. We are happy that you enjoyed the tour, our 2010 vintage and the technical facilities. Yes, you remember we work with the moon for the biodynamic farming, great! So, we hope to see you again at the...More

Reviewed August 25, 2017

Our guide Denis Duffrau selected this visit for us and we were welcomed by Lisa at Chateau de la Dauphine. We walked around the beautiful grounds and inside the historic furnished Chateau and were transported back to another century. Lisa (who at first impression seemed...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Château d, Assistante oenotourisme at Chateau de La Dauphine, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2017

Dear Shakatt, Thank you for your nice review, it was a real pleasure to receive you at Château de La Dauphine with Denis. We are glad that you enjoyed your experience with us! We hope to see you again at Château de La Dauphine and...More

Reviewed August 22, 2017

A very interesting tour in a splendid Chateau. The whole organic and environmental approach is very captivating. I must also be interesting for kids.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank GillesN15
Château d, Assistante oenotourisme at Chateau de La Dauphine, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2017

Dear Gilles, Thank you for your nice review, we are delighted you enjoyed our NEW VISIT: GREEN TOUR ! It was a real pleasure to receive you and don't hesitate to come back and visit us again. Best regards, Lisa

Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

We are a family of 4, raised on and passionate about wine. We have travelled the world and been to a multitude of wine regions and chateau trips, including a dozen in the Bordeaux area, and this is by far outstanding from the rest! We...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Château d, Assistante oenotourisme at Chateau de La Dauphine, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2017

Dear Sebastian, When I read your review I was so glad, thank you so much! It was an immense pleasure to welcome you and your family at Château de La Dauphine. We hope to see you again in Fronsac ! Thank you again. Lisa

Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

An excellent tour by the charming Lisa, who showed us inside the château, the vineyard and the winery. And a very enjoyable tasting. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Château d, Assistante oenotourisme at Chateau de La Dauphine, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2017

Monsieur, Thank you so much, it was a real pleasure to receive you. We wish you a good day and we hope to see you again at the estate. Best regards, Lisa

Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

We were staying near the Chateau in Fronsac and decided to book a tour. From photos we'd seen it looked like a large industrial winery. In fact it's fairly small, but very modern and inovative. Our guide Lisa and her assistant were very knowlegdeable and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Dave K
Château d, Assistante oenotourisme at Chateau de La Dauphine, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2017

Dear Dave, Thank you so much for your nice review. We are happy you enjoyed the tour at the Château! It was a pleasure to welcome you. You will always be very welcome at Château de La Dauphine! Best regards, Lisa

Reviewed June 13, 2017

My husband booked a visit to this wonderful chateau in order to celebrate our wedding anniversary. We had a very informative tour of the vineyards and also a detailed explanation of how the wines were made and this was also backed up by images on...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Château d, Assistante oenotourisme at Chateau de La Dauphine, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2017

Dear Ceri W Thank you so much for this nice review, it was a real pleasure to welcome you at Château de La Dauphine! We are happy you enjoyed the tour and the lunch, I liked sharing this moment with you. Sure, you should come...More

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