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Cave Eric Louis - Vins de Sancerre

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm, 1:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Friendly and informative

Such a lovely tour. We left with a solid knowledge of Loire wine. Our host was well informed... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
Mumbai, India
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Lovely wine and top bloke

My wife and I had a whistle stop trip to Sancerre and this is one of the places we visited. We... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Wine-growers for several generations, our vineyard is located in the heart of the sancerre area. Balancing traditionnal methods of wine making with modern material to achieve top quality wines, we use a maximum of natural regulation mechanism, well...more
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26 rue de la Mairie | Le Bourg - Celliers de la Pauline, 18300 Thauvenay, Sancerre, France
+33 2 48 79 91 46
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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Such a lovely tour. We left with a solid knowledge of Loire wine. Our host was well informed, friendly and funny. There is a playground near the parking lot where we were able to leave our kids, who were less than enthusiastic about a winery...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2018

My wife and I had a whistle stop trip to Sancerre and this is one of the places we visited. We didn’t do the tour but had chance to chat with Eric and buy some of the wine - we bought quite a lot !...More

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Reviewed 18 November 2017

Taken aback by the prices of wines at the caves in Sancerre, it was good to get down to earth wines just outside at affordable prices. We were welcomed warmly and (even though it was barely 10am) given a generous wine tasting. We were introduced...More

1  Thank TheSciolist
EricLouis, Guide at Cave Eric Louis - Vins de Sancerre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Thank You TheSciolist for your commentary. Very glad to see that you liked the quality-value of our wines and that you enjoyed to learn the history of it ! ;)

Reviewed 15 October 2017

I have been to Sancerre many times but came with first timers this time and we booked this tour at Cave Eric Louis. This was a great find. Pierre was a terrific guide He was thorough in explaining the winemaking process and the uniqueness of...More

2  Thank Wendy S
EricLouis, Guide at Cave Eric Louis - Vins de Sancerre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Hello Wendy ! Glad to know you enjoyed your trip in Sancerre and you liked the guided-tour at Eric Louis' Winery. See you next year maybe ? To discover the new 2017 vintage ! Regards, Pierre.

Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

We arrived here just after lunch and a very helpful lady advised us that the tour was pre booked only however, as she didn't have anyone booked in in the afternoon, we had a tour of our own. She was incredibly knowledgable and her English...More

Thank HannahKR
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Good service in wine tasting here. The friendly lady knew her trade. We tasted 3 different red Sancerre wines and decided to buy 4 bottles to take with us on our bikes.

Thank Gerda M
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Had spent the morning at the foire aux vins de Sancerre during the morning and tasted these wines. So, off we went after lunch to see if we could buy some at the cave. We met a lovely lady called Carolyn who was exceptional in...More

1  Thank Mandi172015
Reviewed 13 October 2016

An excellent tour of the winery and the processses involved in making wine. The group enjoyed a great lunch whilst tasting fabulous wines.

Thank Clamshell911
Reviewed 30 July 2016

We visited Eric Louis Caves on our last day in Sancerre. Our guide Pierre was extremely knowledgeable, spoke amazing English and had a great sense of humour. The visit was very good value at around 8 euros per person for an hour tour followed by...More

Thank Jo P
Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

The moment we walked in the guy behind the counter made us feel welcome and his enthusiasm and knowledge were fab! He guided us through a few stunning white wines and then some gorgeous reds. All of which were reasonably priced. Go and treat yourself...More

1  Thank lockey101
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