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Wine Tasting with the Wine Maker

As part of our river cruise, we had a group wine tasting. It was one of the best wine tastings I... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2018
val-mn
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Minneapolis
A genuinely lovely evening.

My wife booked this as a treat for me as I am very keen on the Franconian region in terms of wine... read more

Reviewed May 20, 2017
Th3D0ct0r
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Oct 8, 2018
“Wine Tasting with the Wine Maker”
May 20, 2017
“A genuinely lovely evening. ”
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Reviewed October 8, 2018

As part of our river cruise, we had a group wine tasting. It was one of the best wine tastings I have attended because the wine maker talked briefly to us about the family history and each of the four award wining wines. The bonus...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

My wife booked this as a treat for me as I am very keen on the Franconian region in terms of wine. The UK doesn't seem to stock any wine from this region and it is a shame as this region is a genuine hidden...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed December 29, 2016

We were part of a small group tour (5 plus our tour guide), so pretty much had our cellar host to ourselves. The cellar is well below ground level and is old. The place is very dim, lit by candles- an historic touch from when...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed November 17, 2016

If you can book this wine tasting, you will love it. It is not so much the wine, but the atmostphere. You go down into a cellar, which is lit by hundreds of candles. After walking through the cellars, you finally reach a room where...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

When you want to take a short detour from the A3 this is a place where to buy the best wines with super service and recommendations. Guaranteed success!

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed October 14, 2015

As part of our river cruise day in Wurzburg we attended a special wine tasting in the cellars of the Residenz - the former Prince Bishop's Court Cellar. Lit with over 300 candles the atmosphere was fabulous and the white wines we tasted remarkably good....More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed September 22, 2015

After leaving the Wurzburg Palace, our next stop was their wine cellar. And yes, definitely a wine cellar lit only by candlelight. Being on a Vantage river cruise, our group of about 175 filled the narrow cellar with seriously long tables that just kept going...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed September 18, 2015

We did taste 4 white wines, hear a little introduction on them all, and then we were on our way. It was dark and cave-like and had a nice atmosphere for wine-tasting. This establishment is near to the Residenz so, when the tour groups finish...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed September 14, 2015

It was quite appropriate to visit a wine tasting in the cellar of the Prince-Bishops Residence since Wurzburg is the center of German winemaking. To access the cellar, we walked down a candlelit, stone staircase. This can be hazardous for anyone who has issues with...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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