Wine Tasting and Caving at Cave Saint-Marcel D'Ardèche

Wine Tasting and Caving at Cave Saint-Marcel D'Ardèche

When spelunking meets oenology in the Ardèche

Tour type: Group , Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes

Product ID: 52087
Description

When spelunking meets oenology! Discover the Ardèche terroir from an unexpected point of view.
Enjoy a journey to the centre of the terroir with this trekking and wine tour in the amazing Cave of Saint-Marcel-d’Ardèche.
At about 80m under the soil, in the heart of the cave of Saint-Marcel-d’Ardèche, a few winemakers from the South of the Ardèche are ageing their wines. The cave is home to thousands of bottles and numerous barrels.
The ageing conditions are perfect in this matrix of taste. Always dark, always cool and always humid, the caves makes for the perfect natural cellar for those seeking the true sense of Terroir, at the origin of taste. 






Unique in the world, this wine ageing process enhances the quality of the wines, expressing unexpected aromas.



Accompanied by a caving guide and a winemaker, you will discover the monumental galleries left by the passage of an ancient underground river.
Furthermore, experience an extraordinary blind wine-tasting, a hundred meters underground. 
Please note: 

You will be tasting wines produced on top of the terroir. The wines aged in the cave are for...

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When spelunking meets oenology! Discover the Ardèche terroir from an unexpected point of view.
Enjoy a journey to the centre of the terroir with this trekking and wine tour in the amazing Cave of Saint-Marcel-d’Ardèche.
At about 80m under the soil, in the heart of the cave of Saint-Marcel-d’Ardèche, a few winemakers from the South of the Ardèche are ageing their wines. The cave is home to thousands of bottles and numerous barrels.
The ageing conditions are perfect in this matrix of taste. Always dark, always cool and always humid, the caves makes for the perfect natural cellar for those seeking the true sense of Terroir, at the origin of taste. 






Unique in the world, this wine ageing process enhances the quality of the wines, expressing unexpected aromas.



Accompanied by a caving guide and a winemaker, you will discover the monumental galleries left by the passage of an ancient underground river.
Furthermore, experience an extraordinary blind wine-tasting, a hundred meters underground. 
Please note: 

You will be tasting wines produced on top of the terroir. The wines aged in the cave are for the moment only available at the shop of the cave or directly at the winemakers shop. 
The temperature inside the cave is around 14°C.



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About this activity
Group size
6 - 12
Languages
English, French
The meeting point
Domaine Notre Dame de Cousignac; Montélimar; Avignon' Vallon Pont d'Arc

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Includes
  • Blind wine tasting (tasting of 3 wines produced on top of the terroir)
  • Technical equipment for caving (caving suits, helmets, lights)
  • Caving guide and winegrower

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If the company wishes to cancel the reservation of a customer, the amount of the initial reservation will be refunded as soon as possible to the customer, without prejudging remedies for any damage suffered.

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Cancellation Policy

Except commercial gesture, all reservations are firm and can not be refunded in the event of cancellation by the customer.

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Bransolle

I'm a caving guide for more than 20 years and my passion is to lead people on a discovery of the underground marvels of the Ardèche.


Product ID: 52087

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