Tasting tours

Discover or hone your knowledge of the art of viticulture and oenology

Unravel the secrets of the Grands Crus Classés and the wines of Bernard Magrez.

Whether you are a curious enthusiast, an informed connoisseur, an expert taster or simply a lover of flavours, Bernard Magrez invites you to enjoy a unique experience during a fully customised tour.

Discover oenology or fine-tune your knowledge: from historical findings to exceptional tastings, unravel the secrets of wine in the sumptuous and intimate settings of the finest Chateaux.

Tasting tours at Château Pape Clément

Introduction Location

"Indulgence" tours to explore the vineyard

"Indulgence" tours include a presentation on the history of the Chateau, and visits to the vineyard, vat room, wine storehouses and cellar. Finally, guests taste several Bernard Magrez wines, including Château Pape Clément.  Lasting between 1 hour 30 minutes and 2 hours, tours take place every day at set times, subject to prior reservation.


"Prestige" tours offer personalised exploration of fine wines.
"Prestige" tours are organised on request, providing an opportunity to delve deeper into the world of Château Pape Clément and experience the fine wines of Bernard Magrez.
A presentation of the Chateau's history and visits to the vineyard, vat room, wine storehouses and cellar before an exceptional fine wine tasting.
There is no minimum number of participants for private tours.
Château Pape Clément
​B-Winemaker
Create your own Bordeaux Wine !
Château Pape Clément
​B-Winemaker
Create your own Bordeaux Wine !
From 99 EUR per pers.
B-Winemaker Bordeaux create your own wine gift
Introduction
Enjoy an unforgettable wine-making experience!
Go back in time with an historical visit of the Château, the vault and the cellar. Participate to a wine workshop to create your own wine blend, to personalize your label and take home your souvenir bottle!
Finish the tour with a free Pape Clement tasting

⊛ Workshop with Château Fombrauge grape variety: 99 €
⊛ Workshop with Château Pape Clément grape variety: 129 € 
 
 
DURATION:
2 hours
 
OPENING HOURS:
Domain open 7 days a week, booking by email or phone.
Location
Château Pape Clément
Tour & Tasting
Château Pape Clément
Tour & Tasting
20 EUR per pers.
Groups : 18 € per person. 
Introduction
The tour begins in the gardens, where you will hear about the illustrious history of Château Pape Clément. You will then visit the vineyard and discover the impressive wooden vat room and wine storehouse, before moving on to the cellar, which conceals a chapel, the recumbent effigy of Pope Clement V and very old vintages of our Grand Cru Classé.

Afterwards, you will have a chance to taste our red Château Pape Clément, as well as two other fine wines by Bernard Magrez.
DURATION
1 hour 30 minutes (visit: 1 hour, tasting: 30 minutes)

OPENING HOURS
Domain open 7 days a week, booking by email or phone.

Telephone: 05 57 26 38 38
Location
Château Pape Clément
Tour & Tasting class
Château Pape Clément
Tour & Tasting class
49 EUR per pers.
Groups: 45 € per person. 
Introduction
The tour begins in the gardens, where you will hear about the illustrious history of Château Pape Clément. You will then visit the vineyard and discover the impressive wooden vat room and wine storehouse, before moving on to the cellar, which conceals a chapel, the recumbent effigy of Pope Clement V and very old vintages of our Grand Cru Classé.

After this, you will be able to enjoy a tasting lesson based on eight Bernard Magrez wines
DURATION
2 hours (visit: 1 hour, tasting: 1 hour)

OPENING HOURS
Domain open 7 days a week, booking by email or phone.

Telephone: 05 57 26 38 38
Location
Château Pape Clément
5 senses
An enoyable discovery for the senses
Château Pape Clément
5 senses
An enoyable discovery for the senses
49 EUR per pers.
Introduction
Stir up your senses during an new journey in the exceptional place of Château Pape Clément, Grand Cru Classé de Graves in Pessac.

Come for a unique, initiatory and playful getaway in Bordeaux, and discover the wine differently and as nowhere else!
From delicate sensations to whirlwinds feelings, let you guide during a sensory journey.
At first, the touch is highlighted, with soils and materials tactile discovery.
In wine storehouses, the sense of smell expresses itself. A tasting of monovines will allow you to understand the aromas and the contributions of each, in a place soaked by smells of oak and of vintage wines in creation.
Then, the sight comes : a moment between past and present, where you can see the changes which have shaped the vineyard, from 1250 to nowadays.
To perfect this experience, your taste is put to the test during a blind tasting.
And at the end, you are transported in various sound contexts, to understand how they can influence your judgement of wine…

Guided tour with a tasting of five wines all along...

Come and discover it without further delay : unique in France!
DURATION
2 hours.

OPENING HOURS
Domain open 7 days a week, booking by email or phone.

Telephone: 05 57 26 38 38
Location
Château Pape Clément
Collector's Tour
Château Pape Clément
Collector's Tour
99 EUR per pers.
Groups : 90 € per person.
Introduction
This tour is designed for those who tirelessly seek out exceptional experiences.
The sommelier will guide you on a private tour of Château Pape Clément, and then invite you to taste the four main appellations of Bordeaux thanks to the tasting of Bernard Magrez’s Grands Crus Classés : Château Pape Clément, Château Fombrauge, Château La Tour Carnet, le Clos Haut Peyraguey.
DURATION
2 hours

OPENING HOURS
Private tour, subject to reservations and availability. No minimum number of participants.

Telephone: 05 57 26 38 38
Location
Château Pape Clément
Vertical tasting
Château Pape Clément
Vertical tasting
175 EUR per pers.
Introduction
Come with us as we guide you through seven centuries of heritage, and a single watchword in wine production: quality.

After a historical and technical tour led by the sommelier, you will have a chance to taste five vintages of red Pape Clément (a "vertical" tasting) and experience the privilege of tasting our most treasured gem, the white Pape Clément.
 
DURATION
2 hours 30 minutes

OPENING HOURS
Private tour, subject to reservations and availability. No minimum number of participants.

TELEPHONE : 05 57 26 38 38
Location
Château Pape Clément
Wine and caviar pairings
Château Pape Clément
Wine and caviar pairings
89 EUR per pers.
Introduction
After a historical and technical tour of Château Pape Clément, our sommelier will present you with a surprising marriage of land and sea, pointing out all the similarities between exceptional caviar and wine, from production to tasting. 

You will taste three Sturia caviars, matched with an original selection of three Bernard Magrez wines.
 
DURATION
2 hours

OPENING HOURS
Subject to reservations and availability. Minimum number of participants : 2

TELEPHONE : 05 57 26 38 38
Location

Tasting tours at Château Fombrauge

Introduction Location
At just 3km from Saint-Émilion, the awe-inspiring elegance of the French gardens are sure to capture your imagination as you discover Château Fombrauge's history, with the battles, wars and successions that have punctuated the passing centuries. 
Château Fombrauge
B-Winemaker
Create your own wine
Château Fombrauge
B-Winemaker
Create your own wine
99 EUR per pers.
bwinemaker workshop gift bordeaux wine
Introduction
Enjoy an unforgettable wine-making experience!
Go back in time with an historical visit of the Château, the vault and the cellar. Participate to a wine workshop to create your own wine blend, to personalize your label and take home your souvenir bottle!
Finish the tour with a free Pape Clement tasting

⊛ Workshop with Château Fombrauge grape variety: 99 €
DURATION:
2 hours
 
Domain open 7 days a week, booking by email or phone.
Location

Tasting tours at Château La Tour Carnet

Introduction Location
Out of all the estates owned by the major Bordeaux producer, one Chateau stands out through its history and the originality of its wines: La Tour Carnet, Grand Cru Classé of Médoc. Ever loyal to the unique Luxury Wine Experience concept, the Chateau visit takes participants back through the centuries.
Château La Tour Carnet
Connoisseur's Tour
Château La Tour Carnet
Connoisseur's Tour
12 EUR
Introduction
Take a journey back in time by looking around inside our medieval castle and explore the cellar that houses our oldest vintages. Then move on to discovering the secrets and techniques of the vinification process.

Your tour will conclude with an explanatory tasting of red and white Château La Tour Carnet.
DURATION
1 hour 30 minutes

OPENING HOURS
Domain open 7 days a week, booking by email or phone.
Hours : 10h00, 11h00, 14h00, 15h30.

TELEPHONE : 05 57 26 38 38
Location
Château La Tour Carnet
Collector's Tour
Château La Tour Carnet
Collector's Tour
99 EUR per pers.
Groups : 90€/person.
Introduction
If you are curious or passionate about the world of wine, this tour is for you. The private visit is led by our Cellar Master. You will take a walk around the estate discovering its history, its terroir and the techniques and secrets behind the production of fine wine. 
Your oenological journey will conclude with an explanatory tasting of Bernard Magrez's four Grands Crus Classés (Château Pape Clément, Château Fombrauge, Château La Tour Carnet and Le Clos Haut Peyraguey)

For each Collector's tour bought, we offer you an entrance for the Cité du Vin.
DURATION
2 hours 30 minutes

OPENING HOURS
Only on weekdays (no weekends) and subject to availability. Private tour, subject to reservations. No minimum number of participants.  

TELEPHONE : 05 57 26 38 38
Location

Tasting tours at Château Clos Haut Peyraguey

Introduction Location
The Sauternes of the insiders... The vineyard of Clos Haut-Peyraguey, nestled at the highest point of the plateau of Bommes in Sauternes region is at the heart of the Premiers Crus Classés in 1855. It sits opposite to the Chateau d'Yquem, and its immediate neighbors are called Rayne-Vigneau or Château Guiraud. This ancient barony has survived the centuries since its first harvest in 1618, enjoying a unique terroir and climatic conditions combined with an ancestral know-how enabling it to make its grapes play a symphony of excellence giving a unique and prestigious golden wine : the Sauternes of Clos Haut-Peyraguey.
Château Clos Haut-Peyraguey
Prestigious visit
Discovery tour of the estate, vineyard and winery
Château Clos Haut-Peyraguey
Prestigious visit
Discovery tour of the estate, vineyard and winery
65 EUR per pers.
Bordeaux grand cru classé wines tasting
Introduction
Discovery tour of the estate, vineyard and winery

Tasting and discovery of the 4 Grand Crus Classés of Bernard Magrez accompanied by dishes, selected by us 5 wines among the 4 Grands Crus Classés:


• Château Pape Clément • Fombrauge Castle
• Château La Tour Carnet • Clos Haut-Peyraguey

Duration: 2h
Visits open on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Crenellations: from 12h to 14h & from 18h to 20h by appointment 48h before
Location
Château Clos Haut-Peyraguey
The terroir visit
Discovery tour of the estate, vineyard and winery
Château Clos Haut-Peyraguey
The terroir visit
Discovery tour of the estate, vineyard and winery
20€ EUR per pers.
wine bordeaux sauternes barsac tasting chateau
Introduction
Discovery tour of the estate, vineyard and winery
Tasting of 3 Clos Haut-Peyraguey wines / 1st Grand Cru Classé in 1855
accompanied by cheeses, selected by us
Duration 1h30

Visits open on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
from 10h to 12h30 & from 14h to 17h30 by appointment 48h before
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