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Distillery Combier

Open Now: 10:00 - 12:30, 14:00 - 19:00
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Combier! Educational & tasty!!

On a whim while in Saumur and with some rare extra time on our hands, we decided to visit the... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2018
Prowine
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Decatur, Georgia
Tour and Tasting experience

We really enjoyed the tour and tasting experience that we had at the distillery today. You get a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Meercat_chipmunk
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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The Combier distillery was founded in 1834 in the Loire Valley. Since the creation of the Original Triple sec, a delicious orange liqueur made with bitter and soft orange peels, the distillery has never stopped producing distinguished liqueurs and...more
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48 rue Beaurepaire | Un Parking Gratuit Est Disponible À 100 Mètres, 49400, Saumur, France
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+33 2 41 40 23 02
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the tour and tasting experience that we had at the distillery today. You get a history lesson in how the distillery started its life as an independent, how it's evolved, how and when the various drinks were developed, and how it's an...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2018

Visited this small distillery while in Saumur. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The whole distillery is about to have a major overhaul so the visit will soon change. The tasting before and after is very good with a good explanation of the the...More

Thank paulrovers
Distillerie_Combier, Chargée de Communication at Distillery Combier, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Thank you so much !

Reviewed 9 July 2018

The Combier distillery is a very interesting, fully active,trading and functioning distillery. The tour was full of information on the history of the distillery and followed up with tastings. Highly recommend this tour.

Thank LindaBridgetownWA
Distillerie_Combier, Chargée de communication at Distillery Combier, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thank you very much !

Reviewed 30 June 2018

for Euro 5 you get a 30 minute tour with the history and the fantastic distillery machinery room (very 19th century) and then 30 minute tasting of everything they produce pretty much including triple sec and absinthe - great fun. My kids don't speak French...More

Thank angmohs
Distillerie_Combier, Chargée de communication at Distillery Combier, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Thank you for your feedback !

Reviewed 13 June 2018

On a whim while in Saumur and with some rare extra time on our hands, we decided to visit the Combier Distillery. Quite conveniently located in the town of Saumur, Combier is a little jewel of a find. The staff was warm and friendly, informing...More

Thank Prowine
Distillerie_Combier, Chargée de Communication at Distillery Combier, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Thank you for your feedback. We hope to see you soon in Saumur !

Reviewed 18 May 2018

We had a tour and explantion of the processes in this ancient distillery. The atmosphere of the place with its aromas was amazing, and we learned quite a bit about the processes and got to meet the owner. After the tour we tried a cocktail...More

Thank Jimmianne
Distillerie_Combier, Chargée de communication at Distillery Combier, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Thank you very much for your warm words.

Reviewed 5 April 2018

I had a very disappointing experience. The place was filthy, the tour done only in French, and we were led to one room with the copper kettles, which was not really interesting except for the black mould that made me wonder if we were all...More

Thank SavannahLady2010
Distillerie_Combier, Chargée de communication at Distillery Combier, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Please accept our apologies that your experience was not what you expected. You have visited a historic site, renovations are under way and we will soon create a crownfunding for the restoration of the site. As in all artisanal spirits production a sediment named "La...More

Reviewed 22 January 2018

A small distillery offering tours in English (but check their website for availability) followed by a tasting of some of their products, notably Triple Sec

Thank Gerald W
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Small distillery - with beautiful copper stills. The Royal Combier Triple sec is excellent. It was great to see them extracting the essential flavors by hand from the rinds.

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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

After a short informative tour in English we had a superb tasting session. Children don't miss out as they can sample the numerous weird and wonderful syrops on offer. Well worth a visit advisable to walk there if you are staying near by. There is...More

Thank Lisa R
Distillerie_Combier, Responsable relations clients at Distillery Combier, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Hello and thank you for your feedback on Trip Advisor ! We are delighted to read you enjoyed the visit and the products ! Indeed everyone can taste at Combier and little ones are not appart ! Hope to see you soon again in our...More

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lynnie_poops
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Response from Distillerie_Combier | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for your question. As we are not yet in the middle of the touristic season, there is only 3 visit per day (10.30am, 2.30pm & 4.30pm). To have a tour in English, we advice you to book the visit as soon as... More
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