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Cidrerie Le Pere Mahieu

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17 B Hameau les Mesles | Cherbourg, 50340 Bricquebosq, France
+33 2 33 93 03 79
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Wonderful tour if a Cidrerie and tasting.

Excellent tour and the Cider was fabulous. Very friendly and passionate guide. Wish I could... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2016
SavageAdventures
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Brookings, Oregon
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Very interesting, enjoyable visit

We visited recently and had a thoroughly enjoyable tour around the site, seeing how the progression... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2016
BonViveur67
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UK/Italy
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Le Père Mahieu is a traditional cider farm, located near from Les Pieux, on the road linking Barneville-Carteret to Cherbourg. For optimum quality, our orchards are conducted in organic agriculture. The guided visit is free (for individuals). You will lead the press of th 30's, the aging cellar of Calvados and alambic, to finish by a free tasting or our products : apple juice, cider, pommeau, cider vinegar, Calvados. You can see the orchard located about 500m by foot or car.
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17 B Hameau les Mesles | Cherbourg, 50340 Bricquebosq, France
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

Excellent tour and the Cider was fabulous. Very friendly and passionate guide. Wish I could purchase in the USA. The guide spoke great English. Organic and local favorite.

1  Thank SavageAdventures
CidrerieLePereMahieu, Propriétaire at Cidrerie Le Pere Mahieu, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2016

Thanks a lot for yours congratulations. We are very glad you enjoyed your visit and your testing of our organic products made with apples (cider, Pommeau de Normandie, Calvados...) See you soon

Reviewed 3 August 2016

We visited recently and had a thoroughly enjoyable tour around the site, seeing how the progression of apples to cider to calvados and pommeau took place. Particularly interesting was the distillation still that was built in 1940, used to make the Calvados. After the tour,...More

Thank BonViveur67
CidrerieLePereMahieu, Propriétaire at Cidrerie Le Pere Mahieu, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2016

Thanks a lot for your congratulations about your visit in our cider farm located in Manche. We enjoyed you liked our organic products. See you soon.

Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

What a find! We had a very interesting tour of the cider farm and the process of making cider and Calvados. The young man who did the tour spoke very good English. We then had a tasting and he explained all the different ciders. They...More

1  Thank Deb W
CidrerieLePereMahieu, Propriétaire at Cidrerie Le Pere Mahieu, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2016

Thanks a lot Deb W for your congratulation, especially for Vincent your guide. We are delighted you liked our tour and our organic products based on apple (cider, pommeau, calvados, apple juice). See you soon in La Manche !

Reviewed 28 July 2015

We visited as part of a group organised for our Sailing Association. We met with a very friendly reception and were given a great insight into all aspect of cider and Calvados production. The tour was conducted in very good English. After the tour we...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

Highly recommend it. People are very friendly and speak great English. Also very helpful and the drinks are amazing.

Thank Arseni M
Reviewed 29 June 2015

Our group of friends, 6 of us in all, thoroughly enjoyed the trip round the cidrerie, we did not need to book and were warmly welcomed and looked after. Great time was had by all.

Thank Janette H
Reviewed 29 June 2015

We visited this place on recommendation from the B&B, where we stayed. The owners are very friendly and tried to explain everything what we needed to know about making cider and calvados. Unfortunately our french is very bad but the owners did the best. By...More

Thank Zabka
Reviewed 23 June 2015

I found this place while planning our tour de France and put it in my Garmin route to go to. Well, Garmin got mixed up and took us 15 km north. Almost gave up, but with the help of a friendly local we got back...More

Thank BlueWampus
Reviewed 20 August 2013

This cidrerie was recommended to me by an expert on the Tripadvisor forum for the area and so we went along to see what it was like. We had a very friendly guide who showed us round the whole farm and explained the process of...More

2  Thank janethejock
Reviewed 4 August 2013 via mobile

My friend and I wanted some farm produced cidre so we sought out this farm having discovered it in a leaflet and are so glad we did. Visitors are offered a free tour of the farm which explains the process involved in making the cidre,...More

1  Thank Frontera2
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