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Unexpectedly decent!

This is clearly a business that has branched out into the tourist industry as a sideline business... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2018
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Something different to tasting wine

Interesting ‘tour’, took 2 hours all up because of the museum component which was too long... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
Perth, Australia
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Discover the world of blackcurrants through our interactive exhibition. Learn all about its cultivation and how it has evolved over the years. Thanks to the guided tour of the Vedrenne liqueur factory, you will discover all the secrets about cassis...more
8 rue Montgolfier, 21700 Nuits-Saint-Georges, France
+33 3 80 62 49 70
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

This was our 2nd time here. Brought friends this time because we enjoyed it the first time. Many of the exhibits in the museum were broken. Tour guide did not show us the video and made us wait for an unacceptable period of time, then...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Cassissium, Directeur général at Le Cassissium, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2018

Dear Dream14638099663, We are sorry to learn that you did not enjoy your second experience in our museum. The length of the tour is about 2 hours and includes the museum, the tour and the tasting and is necessary to understand the specificities of the...More

Reviewed 1 November 2018

I made a mistake and thought I was going to visit something to do with wine-making. It only dawned on me that it was all about blackcurrants when the wife pointed out the "cassis" part of the name - we were there so why not...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

This is clearly a business that has branched out into the tourist industry as a sideline business as it would not be a natural tourist attraction given that it is neither scenic nor near the town centre, but rather in the industrial area of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

We went here on a Saturday afternoon and despite initially having to wait around 40 minutes for the guided tour to start, it was well worth it. Informative 100% and the tasting at the end was fantastic

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Graemew91
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Interesting ‘tour’, took 2 hours all up because of the museum component which was too long. Interesting 20 min tour from a lovely young girl explaining the production process and then 20 min for the tastings, as outlined in previous reviews they are very generous....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Shayne-Patricia
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

On a very hot day in Nuits st Georges, the Cassissium is a great way to stay cool for an hour or so. Near the train station, it is well sign posted and costs €9 for the museum, tour and tasting (cassis liqueur on its...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank helenjD8108MJ
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Very informative and fun museum dedicated to cassis (black currant) liqueur. You can take a guided tour, but we just went through on our own, which is faster and just as good. At the end there is a tasting room, where they at first poured...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank BronxSteve
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Visited this factory and museum in December when there was literally no one so it was only the two of us and the lovely guide showing us around the factory. This place presents the history of the berry called cassis and how the French produce...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

We did a tour of the Cassissium. I learned everything I ever wanted to know about Cassis. It was fun and interesting, a nice hour to spend.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank alane257
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

The museum was very interesting and well laid out. There was a very interesting guided tour and I was given an audio guide in English so I could follow the guide. well worth a visit

Date of experience: August 2017
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