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Maison des Vins du Minervois

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM, 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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Friemdly staff and loads of wines

We visited on a day when one of the local wine producers was there offering tasting, and they were... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
burkeburke
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Great wine. Great service!

We were 3 Australian couples, friends, that converged on Homps from different self directed... read more

Reviewed May 25, 2018
CathyB_02
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Along the famous Canal du Midi, in a very old house there is Le Chai : 200 wines from 100 winery's only from the Minervois. The biggest choice ever ! With friends, family or who you want, join us for a great free tasting of red, white & rose...more
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35 quai des Tonneliers | Dans le Batiment de la Capitainerie - Face a la Passerelle Bleue, 11200 Homps, France
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited on a day when one of the local wine producers was there offering tasting, and they were great fun and patient with us. We ended up buying a bottle and weren't disappointed. If you're passing through it's worth a quick look

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Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

We were 3 Australian couples, friends, that converged on Homps from different self directed itineraries to take command of our vessel from Le Boat for a week’s cruising on the Canal du Midi. But first we need provisions and that means wine. We converged on...More

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Reviewed October 7, 2016

We moored up temporarily to buy some wine. We had visitied here last year and I wanted a couple of bottles to share with friends on our boat. Wine good (bought mid price) and service with a smile. A full range of prices available from...More

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Reviewed September 20, 2016

Not advertised greatly but a true find on the canal du midi . An interesting museum and brilliant selection of wine at very reasonable prices. Went in out of interest and came out with 2 cases ! Well worth a visit

1  Thank patriciahanton
Reviewed August 14, 2016

A must do! A wonderful wine "shop". The gentleman who served us had perfect English and really knew his stuff. We tasted (and purchased) many wonderful wines at surprisingly low prices. He also explained about the different wine producing regions. Wonderful gifts and postcards available...More

1  Thank Boswell4
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Every time we visit the Maison des Vins we come away with great wines. The guys who work there really know their stuff, so if they make a recommendation, take it, as we did. A budget Chateau Saite Eualalie (5.90€) was a cracker. Actually so...More

1  Thank Guy P
BertrandCM, Gérant at Maison des Vins du Minervois, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2016

Waouh !! A great Thanks for your post. We really appreciate your advise about Château Ste Eulalie & Château Maris and us, and (I'm not sure) but you maybe found both in Aussie (I hope for you). See you next time in our beautifful region...More

Reviewed May 31, 2016

This is one of the best wine shops we visited in France. We were warmly welcomed and the information was informative. We tasted a number of wines, giving us a clear idea of the local wine styles and quality. There is also a free wifi...More

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BertrandCM, Gérant at Maison des Vins du Minervois, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2016

What a great compliment ! We work hard for our customers so when we've got this kind of commentary it's our best reward. See you soon in Homps ;) Kind regards Team Minervois

Reviewed May 17, 2016

Lots of info on local events and activities and a selection of jams is also available. Upstairs is an art exposeMore

Thank Lawrence P
BertrandCM, Gérant at Maison des Vins du Minervois, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2016

Thanks for your post !!! ---> 5 stars... amazing, it's our best reward for our work !!! ;) Indeed we've got lots of local products in our wine shop. (salt, truffle, jam, rice...) See you soon along the fabulous Canal du Midi. Kind regards. Team...More

Reviewed May 12, 2016

We strolled in just to have a look around. We were offered tasting but declined as I was driving and we really weren't going to buy anything anyway. They had a great range of regional wines and seemed very enthusiastic and helpful but we're not...More

1  Thank SLKmaniac
Reviewed September 15, 2015

For quality wines, occassional tastings, and generally good advice and discussion, this is an exceptionally worthwhile place to visit, agian, and again, and again! Friendly and well informed wine purchasing advice which is not at all snobby or over technical is a premium and simple...More

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stoffel2015
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Response from BertrandCM | Property representative |
Hello Mr Van der Linde, It's close on Sunday but open on Monday from 9h to 12h am & 2h to 7h pm. We propose free tasting everyday so if you want to taste something it's not a problem. It's very esay to find, it's just along... More
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