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Maison la Belle Vie Winery

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Address: 3575 G Rd, Palisade, CO 81526-8701
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+1 970-464-4959
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11:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 17:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 18:00
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Maison La Belle Vie (French for "House of Beautiful Life") was...

Maison La Belle Vie (French for "House of Beautiful Life") was planted 8 years ago. The first vintages from the estate winery, were introduced in 2006 and included Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, Rosé and Muscat; a dessert wine that is traditional in the Loire Valley in France. Maison la Belle Vie has now added 3 Reserve wines, a Merlot, Syrah and Petit Verdot all aged for 4 years as well as the famous Vin de Peche; a Muscat, fortified with peaches - a recipe from John's family that has been handed down through the generations since the late 1800's. A new addition is a hand crafted walnut liquor that is simply delicious.

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Good wine, beautiful setting, and nice charcuterie board

This is a winery that I know I will visit on many warm summer days. The wines are uniformly to my taste - especially the reds. They have their regular wines and their fancier... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rita B
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359 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a winery that I know I will visit on many warm summer days. The wines are uniformly to my taste - especially the reds. They have their regular wines and their fancier versions. Lucky for me - I adore the cheaper ones. But - you can taste both and make up your own mind. We usually taste one... More 

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Cedaredge
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33 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

We came here before and the owner is just so great. We sampled the wines and had a glass. The owner actual remembered us from this summer. He actually took the time to sign a bottle of wine for my mothers 70th birthday party. They are so great here! The food is also a must here. So good!

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Western Colorado
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Most wineries want to get you in, get your tasting done and get you out. That's fine if you're in a hurry. Here, you're invited to hang a while. You get your tastes in, decide what you'd like a glass or bottle of, and even order a lovely charcuterie platter. You can sit at the large community table inside, or... More 

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Florissant, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped here to try some more traditional style wine. We liked the Rose', but the Port style wasn't something we liked. The vineyard has a great atmosphere and a beautiful patio to sit among the grape vines and enjoy a glass.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Grounds were beautiful and chatting with other visitors was great, but I have a hard time overlooking the staff's lackadaisical attitude. First host was an Aussie and provided little knowledge about the grapes or processes. Second host was pleasant but when asked about how Ports were fortified she was a t a loss of words. I jokingly asked if they... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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625 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 204 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Located along the Fruit and Wine Byway west of Palisade, this winery offers very good wines from their vineyards and an outstanding lunch. No choices, it is the Chauterie or nothing. A bid board full of meats, cheeses, crackers and olives with a basket of bread and butter with homemade spread contocted with apples and peaches. We also had a... More 

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Clifton, Colorado
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5 reviews
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Beautiful place. Indoor and Outdoor seating/tasting areas. Separate area for wedding or events. Great views. Very quaint. Great wines, specializing in Reds.

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corey n, Manager at Maison la Belle Vie Winery, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Hope to see you again soon. More 

Denver, Colorado, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

I think this winery had the largest number of wines to try. There were a ton, and they were good. The interior and grounds are beautiful.

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Thank Sarah S
corey n, Manager at Maison la Belle Vie Winery, responded to this review

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Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Absolutely gorgeous winery with lovely outdoor patio. Had a wedding going on during our visit, wonderful spot for a wedding.

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Thank Ruth G
corey n, Manager at Maison la Belle Vie Winery, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, hope to see you again soon. More 

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Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We made a last minute decision to visit Maison la Belle Vie on our way out of town. We are SO glad we stopped here...it was a highlight of our trip. The wines were wonderful! The setting is beautiful! The people working at the tasting bar were so sweet and very knowledgeable. After our tasting, we ordered a glass of... More 

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corey n, Manager at Maison la Belle Vie Winery, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and making the decision to come in and taste our wines. We hope you join us again soon. More 

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