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Distillerie Busnel

Closed Now: 10:00 - 12:30, 14:30 - 19:00
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Calvados and cheese

Highly recommended if you’ve not visited a distillery before. If you been to a whisky distillery... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
Richard G
Boston, United Kingdom
Interesting visit

An interesting visit. There is a reception area with a museum and tasting area (several types of... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
London, United Kingdom
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile
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Reviewed 6 October 2018

Highly recommended if you’ve not visited a distillery before. If you been to a whisky distillery you will note that the equipment and processes are virtually the same. However the young lady giving the tour was fluent in English, knowledgable and enthusiastic. After the tour,...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

We called here during our Normandy holiday at LIEUREY in August 18. The tour was very informative, the place a little gem in the small town of Cormeilles. The young tour guide / employee was quite knowledgeable and very nice. She answered our questions in...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

An interesting visit. There is a reception area with a museum and tasting area (several types of calvados, pommeau and cider) but I'd strongly recommend you take the tour (a couple of euros each) which is really interesting and explains the processes. A tasting is...More

Thank Selkie_12
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Busnel is a new port excursion offering by a cruise line - otherwise I would not have known it exists. Busnel is locally famous in Cormeilles, France, offering tours to the general public. They make a variety of apple brandies, and offer various ages to...More

Thank GoThere88
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We were tagged onto a tour from a cruise ship, and enjoyed a very informative tour of the buildings, and the processes involved in creating Calvados. Nice to see the cellars filled with hundreds of barrels, lined up. The tour also had a small video...More

Thank Campagnolo39-53
Reviewed 17 September 2017

My husband and I were looking for something to do for an excursion off of a cruise ship. We settled on this tour. While this sort of tour really isn't my thing, I found this very interesting. The young Frenchman that was our tour guide...More

Thank Leah G
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Went on a hot Sunday afternoon, good timing as we were the only couple on the tour. The process was well explained and the whole area was spotless as expected. there was a tasting session afterwards with an opportunity to purchase.

Thank Alex04
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

One of the best and renown Calvados distillery in the main AOC Pays d'Auge region. You can visit the distillery and the museum. Last but not least, enjoy a tasting!

Thank saintmartin37
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Arrived a bit early, no problem, a member of staff opened up for us and offered fresh coffee while we waited for the guide to arrive. Young lady arrives with very pleasant attitude and escorts us around the museum, then a video show, on to...More

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