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La Cave de l'Ange Gardien

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Address: 38 boulevard Foch, 21200 Beaune, France
Phone Number: +33 3 80 24 21 29
Description: Under the wing of the Guardian Angel, and in a relaxed atmosphere come and...
Under the wing of the Guardian Angel, and in a relaxed atmosphere come and taste Burgundy wines with friends or family. You will be able to sit and enjoy learning a lot about wines, "terroir" and Tradition with Pierre and Nicole. You will also find gourmet regional produces and dishes prepared in Burgundy, foies gras... This place is special. You will not only pass by, you will lounge around .
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This was the highlight of 4 wonderful days in Burgundy. A tasting that was scheduled to last 2 hours stretched to four and half hours of enormous pleasure. We tasted a total of 17... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 30, 2014
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Potsdam, Germany
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Potsdam, Germany
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

This was the highlight of 4 wonderful days in Burgundy. A tasting that was scheduled to last 2 hours stretched to four and half hours of enormous pleasure. We tasted a total of 17 wines which in itself was a great experience. However, what really made this experience really stand out was the genuine passion for her subject shown by... More 

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Langegardien, Responsable relations clients at La Cave de l'Ange Gardien, responded to this review

After so many compliments, I cannot be humble any longer... I am really very happy to read each word you wrote. Now if somebody wants to criticize me, I show your mail ! It was a real pleasure to share these good moments with you, and I hope you will be back one day to taste other wines. All the... More 

Vancouver
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116 reviews 116 reviews
17 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Visited the Cave 2 years ago and had an excellent experience. The Cave has been closed for health reasons, but has re-opened. We didn't have time for a tasting, but the format appears to be the same. Allow 2 1/2 hours.

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Langegardien, Responsable relations clients at La Cave de l'Ange Gardien, responded to this review

Thank you so much to be pleased we re-opened. We wait for you to share some good wines. Enjoy the end of the year. More 

San Jose, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We spent a couple of hours doing a blind wine tasting with Pierre just a few days ago and it was a highlight of the week spent in the Beaune area. Pierre is knowledgeable and witty, while being hero us with his pouring. We sampled over 18 wines and a bit of cremant to boot.

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Langegardien, Responsable relations clients at La Cave de l'Ange Gardien, responded to this review

Thank you so much to say I am witty. It is a nice compliment, and I have informed my wife, just in case she did not notice this part of my personality ! It was a pleasure to share this good time with you, and I hope to see you again as soon as possible. More 

Reims, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

What a great experience. We are a French/Anglo couple living in the Champagne region of France and making champagne for a living. We know about champagne but not so much about Burgundy wines... visiting La Cave de L'ange Gardien changed that for us. If you go to Beaune you must do this tasting. It's free, but it shouldn't be. So... More 

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Langegardien, Responsable relations clients at La Cave de l'Ange Gardien, responded to this review

You are so wonderful. Thank you for your compliments. If you love now burgundy wines, we are happy and we are sure you will come back. It is very nice to encourage persons to buy, but you know we are pleased when you bring back home a wine you really like. At that moment you think of us because you... More 

Neuilly-sur-Seine, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We went to La Cave de l'Ange Gardien on the recommandation of our B&B hostess when we asked her where to buy and taste great Bourgogne wines. After a day's walk in Beaune, we went with my wife to the Cave with the intention to buy some wines... As we came in we were invited to join another couple who... More 

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Langegardien, Responsable relations clients at La Cave de l'Ange Gardien, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the compliments. We shared together beautiful moments, and I am really proud you enjoyed so much. You will notice how the wine you bought will be even better at your home because it will be linked to good memories. I wish you all the best for the end of the year. More 

New York City, New York
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4 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 via mobile

I've been to a fair share of wine tasting in Italy, California and France and this by far has been the best. We weren't told what the wine was or the price but just had to taste and rate it based on what we liked, in order to remove outside influences. It was a unique way of tasting it and... More 

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Langegardien, Responsable relations clients at La Cave de l'Ange Gardien, responded to this review

Wonderful ! Thank you so much for the fantastic compliments you took time to write. To be ranked among the best in the world is not good for our humility.... but very good for our mood... We really hope to see you again one day to give you some happiness which is the best way to enjoy wines. All the... More 

Hollywood, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

I had a blind tasting of 14 wines with Pierre last week. He is both charming and informative. There were only four of us, and he patiently walked us through each of the wines and taught us how to appreciate their qualities. In addition to being very knowledgeable, Pierre has a dry wit that put everyone at their ease, and... More 

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Langegardien, Responsable relations clients at La Cave de l'Ange Gardien, responded to this review

What I aim at is to please you, and to make you learn the way to love Burgundy and its wines without any pressure. When I read the review you took time to write I am grateful you understand and enjoy so much ! All the best for the end of the year. More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

If you are in Beaune, then this has to be at the top of your list of things to do. Whether you know a little or a lot about wine Pierre and his lovely wife Nicole will guide through how to taste...did you know that we have two nostrils that can pick up different scents...and colour....to the complexities of aging... More 

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Langegardien, Responsable relations clients at La Cave de l'Ange Gardien, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the nice compliments you took time to write. You understand so much what we aim at. You are fantastic and we hope you will come back to discover other secrets... All the best for the end of the year. More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We visited Pierre and Nicole as part of a tour - they put on a spectacular tasting on very short notice. Both are extremely friendly, passionate and knowledgable about Burgundy and wine more generally. We left, four hours later, feeling as though we'd known them for years. We can't wait for our next trip!

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Langegardien, Responsable relations clients at La Cave de l'Ange Gardien, responded to this review

You can be sure we will be so pleased to see you again. Burgundy wines create affinities when you know how to discover them simply. You accepted the rules and you were great. In this way something happened. It is a kind of friendly partnership between you and us. And it has worked. All the best for you, and thank... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We reached the place in an afternoon without a reservation for wine tasting. Pierre approached us and knew that we are in the rush to Paris. He was very friendly and chatted with us to understand what kind of wine we are looking for. Nicole then let us have a quick blind tasting of 13 different wines. We were very... More 

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Langegardien, Responsable relations clients at La Cave de l'Ange Gardien, responded to this review

It is a real pleasure for us to know you had a good time with us. We thank you very much to have written so nice compliments about us. We tried to help you to understand more about Burgundy, because it enables you to appreciate the wines according to you palate, and in this way to your pleasure. The best... More 

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