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Can't Miss Vinyard

This was exactly what I was hoping for when I heard about Loire Valley tastings. The staff was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dara D
Authentic family winery

Well worth a visit. The walk around the vineyard coupled with viewing the wine making process in... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
London, United Kingdom
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26 rue du General de Gaulle, 37530 Charge, Amboise, France
+33 2 47 30 55 17
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All reviews tasting room great tour different wines wine tasting wine making process no pressure to buy informative tour highly recommend a visit loire valley free tour et fils young man tour bus bottling process per bottle free tasting winery
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was exactly what I was hoping for when I heard about Loire Valley tastings. The staff was informative but not pretentious. They had a very large selection (around 20) of wines to try and they were very generous with their tastings. The tasting was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

Well worth a visit. The walk around the vineyard coupled with viewing the wine making process in the caves was excellent. Our host was completely fluent in English and very knowledgeable about his craft. The wines are excellent All in all a fantastic visit coupled...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Guillaume and his lovely Mother hosted us on a late Sunday afternoon. The shop and bar was very clean, well stocked, and impressive. Guillaume speaks English well enough to give us a free tour of the cave and a good explaination of the history of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Nicole L
Reviewed 24 September 2018

We enjoyed a through tasting as well as a tour of the Caves. Merlin was excellent and explained a lot about the process of sparkling wine! Afterwords we went up and walked through the vines themselves. 100% worth the stop.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Brittany K
Reviewed 23 September 2018

We were looking for a small family run vineyard and winery to explore and emmerse ourselves within and we found it here. They let us tour their vineyards where we could touch the soil and feel the climate as it should be. They then took...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank S7571
Reviewed 15 September 2018

If you are looking to see a real vinyard and met the real people who have been running it since the 16th century, with an informative tour of the cellars and tasting thrown in, you can o no better than to stop off here. You...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank gr2France
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Plou & Fils is an incredible 17th generation family owned vineyard in the Loire region. We met 3 generations of the family and the tour with Louis, the son was just lovely. Great history, fascinating tour and goid hunour too. The wine wasn't exactly to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank fnbnscubalover
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Visited on a beautiful day during our week in the Loire valley. Located on TripAdvisor as the vineyard was around 10-15 km from where we were staying. We went into the air-conditioned shop and tasting room and were given the map of the vineyard so...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ian H
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Visited this vineyard today, with my wife, on the off chance. We have been looking for a local vineyard to visit whilst visiting the Loire Valley with our caravan. What a visit it was! Merlin,( yes his real name, ) gave us a guided tour...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Charles B
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Wow!!! What a place!! We had a fantastic walk around the vineyards with a guided tour of the cellars afterwards. Our guide was fab and very knowledgeable and had a good sense of humour!!! The tasting was brilliant and there was no pressure or rush...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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26 April 2017|
Response from francesbb | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can if you are prepared to walk about 30 minutes along the river - it's about 5 km from town I also saw bicycles for hire also in Amboise- the tourist info office is very helpful so could point yiu in the right... More