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Chateau Hourtin-Ducasse

Route de la Chatole | Lieu-dit Le Fournas, 33250 Saint-Sauveur, France
+33 5 56 59 56 92
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Best winery visit

The best winery we went on our trip. Very friendly, informative wine tasting... the best wine... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Aldus J
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Miami, Florida
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Great experience

A group of friends and I stopped by while driving through the region because Hourtin-Ducasse wines... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2018
77SC
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Chicago, Illinois
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The Château Hourtin-Ducasse vineyard, located next to Pauillac, produces a Haut-Médoc. The vineyard stretches on 25ha cultivated using conservation agriculture techniques that take advantage of the biodynamic and the biological agriculture methods. While revealing the purity of the fruit, their wine is characterized by his elegance and balance. The last 32 vintages have received 126 awards. To tell you and share them, we welcome you by appointment in our chais, seated around a terroir plate. 3 visits are offered in French, English or German. Choose and book on our website, by phone or by email. See you very soon!
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Route de la Chatole | Lieu-dit Le Fournas, 33250 Saint-Sauveur, France
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best winery we went on our trip. Very friendly, informative wine tasting... the best wine 2011... 2014 also good... enviromental friendly winery... clean energy and all natural... we have fun and bought half dozen wine bottles... totally recommended...

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mnm33, Propriétaire at Chateau Hourtin-Ducasse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your nice comment. We were very happy to meet you with your family. Hope the discovery of 2003 will be a great moment back home in Djakarta! See you soon.

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Reviewed 12 June 2018

A group of friends and I stopped by while driving through the region because Hourtin-Ducasse wines were recommended to us. We were warmly welcomed on arrival and were offered an educational tour as well as tasting with accompanying snacks. The owners were passionate about their...More

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mnm33, Propriétaire at Chateau Hourtin-Ducasse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your time writting your comment! Again sorry for the shipping issues and many thanks for your patienc. Now we are very happy our bottles made it to Chicago. Hope to see you on your next trip to Bordeaux. Call us before to save...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2018

Chateau Hourtin-Ducasse is a Chateau whose delectable, complex wines are only matched in their enchanting qualities by the family that owns and operates the Chateau. Michel is as charming as he is knowledgeable, and welcomed us to our tasting with the hospitality of an old...More

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mnm33, Propriétaire at Chateau Hourtin-Ducasse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for your visit and your comment. We are very proud to be your favorite. Now, our new challenge is to stay in pole position! We will do our best, for sure. ;) See you soon.

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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I visited Chtâeau Hourtin-Ducasse for the L’Ampélo tour / tasting, and we had an absolutely incredible time. I cannot rate Michel, Gustav, and Marie highly enough. They clearly all adore wine and their vineyard, and are incredibly welcoming, friendly, and relaxed -...More

Thank Chris W
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mnm33, Propriétaire at Chateau Hourtin-Ducasse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for your comment. We are very happy you enjoyed the visit "L'Ampelo" with tasting of berries and juice of each grape then the tasting of our different vintages and products. Wish you great parties with the magnums!

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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

We had not booked any of the tours in advance and were looking for a vineyard tour in Haut-Medoc on a Saturday afternoon. Having driven past some of the larger chateaus that were not open on a weekend, we found out about Chateau Hourtin-Ducasse and...More

Thank Laura T
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mnm33, Propriétaire at Chateau Hourtin-Ducasse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We were very happy to meet you at the vineyard. We try to be ready any moment to share our wines and we are pleased we succeed and you enjoyed your visit. A little bit longer next time? ;) You can also reserve directly on...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Over the years we have done many vineyard visits across the world. This was far and away the most interesting and informative. The hosts knowledge and enthusiasm shone through. We bought wines from five different vintages and can’t wait to enjoy them with family and...More

Thank Jane H
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mnm33, Propriétaire at Chateau Hourtin-Ducasse, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

It was our pleasure to host you and we are very happy you enjoyed the visit. And now it is your turn to tell the story of the vienyard and the vintages to your family and friends. We are sure you will do a great...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

My family visited this wonderful corner of France on 16th June 2016 and I neglected to review the visit at the time. Apologies! I have never, before, met anyone having such a passion and sense of responsibility for his craft as Michel. The vineyard is...More

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mnm33, Propriétaire at Chateau Hourtin-Ducasse, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Very happy you remember us and took the time to write a comment. Hope to see you soon. Come back anytime. Take care.

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Reviewed 18 November 2017

We stumbled across Chateau Hourtin-Ducasse whilst driving through the beautiful Medoc region on our road trip through to Spain. On arrival, we had no idea what to expect, and to our pleasant surprise Michel, the owner, took us for a very interesting tour of the...More

Thank Frank R
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mnm33, Propriétaire at Chateau Hourtin-Ducasse, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Thanks for the time you took in the middle of your long trip! Keep travelling by car so that we can share a glass of wine again.

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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Our unplanned trip to this vineyard was amazing. Michel went out of his way to make sure me and my shabbily dressed friends felt perfectly at home in his beautiful chateau. He is a man passionate about his craft, the environment and hospitality. The trip...More

Thank Nick E
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mnm33, Propriétaire at Chateau Hourtin-Ducasse, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

We had a good time all together! For the wine the important is in the bottle and comes from the terroir, for people it comes from inside them and you and your friends have it!

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Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We visited the vinyard Hourtin-Ducasse in July and it was one of the highpoints of our visit to Bordeaux and Medoc. Michel was a wonderful guide, very passionate, down to earth and fascinating to listen to. We tasted three of the vintages and the rosé...More

Thank Jesper J
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marengofamily, Propriétaire at Chateau Hourtin-Ducasse, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2016

It is a pleasure for us that you enjoyed our wines. Keep us posted when you will have tasted them with your friends back home. Have fun!

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