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Distillerie Busnel

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Calvados and cheese

Highly recommended if you’ve not visited a distillery before. If you been to a whisky distillery... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2018
Boston, United Kingdom
Interesting visit

An interesting visit. There is a reception area with a museum and tasting area (several types of... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Did a tour with mij wife and dog on the premises of Busnel, pronounced Bu`nel, as I was gently corrected bij the guide, good to know and never to forget. Tour fee, the enormous amont of 2 Euro a head, with the dog a free...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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DISTILLERIEBUSNEL, Responsable relations publiques at Distillerie Busnel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sir, Thank you very much for your comment. We are glad you spent a nice time at our distillery. We will be happy to welcome you again if you come back in the region one day. Kind regards

Reviewed October 6, 2018

Highly recommended if you’ve not visited a distillery before. If you been to a whisky distillery you will note that the equipment and processes are virtually the same. However the young lady giving the tour was fluent in English, knowledgable and enthusiastic. After the tour,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

We called here during our Normandy holiday at LIEUREY in August 18. The tour was very informative, the place a little gem in the small town of Cormeilles. The young tour guide / employee was quite knowledgeable and very nice. She answered our questions in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

An interesting visit. There is a reception area with a museum and tasting area (several types of calvados, pommeau and cider) but I'd strongly recommend you take the tour (a couple of euros each) which is really interesting and explains the processes. A tasting is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2017

Busnel is a new port excursion offering by a cruise line - otherwise I would not have known it exists. Busnel is locally famous in Cormeilles, France, offering tours to the general public. They make a variety of apple brandies, and offer various ages to...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed September 23, 2017

We were tagged onto a tour from a cruise ship, and enjoyed a very informative tour of the buildings, and the processes involved in creating Calvados. Nice to see the cellars filled with hundreds of barrels, lined up. The tour also had a small video...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 17, 2017

My husband and I were looking for something to do for an excursion off of a cruise ship. We settled on this tour. While this sort of tour really isn't my thing, I found this very interesting. The young Frenchman that was our tour guide...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed July 13, 2017

Went on a hot Sunday afternoon, good timing as we were the only couple on the tour. The process was well explained and the whole area was spotless as expected. there was a tasting session afterwards with an opportunity to purchase.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

One of the best and renown Calvados distillery in the main AOC Pays d'Auge region. You can visit the distillery and the museum. Last but not least, enjoy a tasting!

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed October 31, 2016

Arrived a bit early, no problem, a member of staff opened up for us and offered fresh coffee while we waited for the guide to arrive. Young lady arrives with very pleasant attitude and escorts us around the museum, then a video show, on to...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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