For 4 generations, the Roskam-Brunot family has been perpetuating their passion in elaborating fine wines of Saint-Emilion so that we can guarantee you the highest quality and authenticity of our wines.
It’s at the heart of this historic property that we have the pleasure of welcoming you and have you discover our passion and history.
Château Cantenac received the “Jury’s Choice Awards for the “Best of Wine Tourism 2017” competition as recognition of the quality of hospitality and services provided at the estate. Our visitors have reinforced our approach and rewarded us with Trip Advisor “Travellers’ Choice Award” for 9 consecutive years. Thank you :)
« Selection of the day » : winery presentation & educational tasting. Price : 6 € (30 min). To book: call or email, but drop-ins may be possible
Days: Monday to Friday (week-end and Bank Holidays by appointment only)
Recommended tasting times : 9am – 9.30am – 11am – 2.30pm – 4pm – after 5pm
The tours are friendly, educational, punctuated with interesting anecdotes and take you on a journey to discover the life of a family estate. You will discover the unique history of the family & the estate and the production stages of a Grand Cru from the vine to the glass: the terroir, the vineyard work, winemaking and wine aging. The visit ends with a comparative and educational tasting of our family wines.
Visits by appointment only: call or email us
Days : Monday to Saturday (subject to availability)
Usual Tour Times : 10:30 am, 2:00 pm, 3:30 pm
(The winery is closed between 12 pm and 2 pm)
For private or custom tours : contact us
VISITS & PRICES
« Classic » Tour
Visit including a tasting of 3 wines. Duration : 1 hour
Price : 12.5 € per adult, 6 € per teenager (aged 13 to 18), free for children 12 and under.
« Prestige » Tour
Visit including a tasting of 4 wines accompanied by bread and cheese.
Price : 30 € per adult, to be paid in advance. Duration : 1h30
« Private Collection » Tour
Visit including the tasting of 4 wines that you choose from our Private Collection*, accompanied by aged cheese.
Private Tour : groups from 4 to 12 people. Price : 75 € per adult, to be paid in advance. Duration : 1h30
*Pick one vintage per collection : (1) Trio of Excellence : 2020, 2019, 2018; (2) Timeless collection : 2014, 2012, 2011, 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002; (3) Challengers collection : 2017, 2013, 2007; (4) Exceptional collection : 2016, 2015, 2010, 2009, 2005, 2003 or 2000
WORKSHOP & SEMINAR
Organize your workshops or seminars in the heart of Saint-Emilion vineyard.
Conditions : 5 to 30 people depending on configuration. Reservation on request.
BUFFET & LUNCH
Buffet « Vigneron » (for groups: 20-36 pers.)
Includes a visit & tasting, followed by a buffet.
Price & Reservation : by request
Lunch « Tradition » (for groups: 20-36 pers.)
Includes a visit & tasting, followed by 3 to 4 courses.
Price & Reservation : by request
LANGUAGES : English and French ; Spanish and Cantonese (by reservation, subject to availability).
TRANSPORT : By Car => 8 min from the Village / 6 min St Emilion Train Station / 15 min Libourne Train Station ; By Bike : 15 min from the Village ou St Emilion Train Station [Bike rental at the Tourism Office] ; On Foot : 50 minutes from the Village. Other : please note that it takes 20 min to go to the village from the St Emilion train station ; Important note : taxis are rare and need to reserved in advance.
ACCEPTED FORMS OF PAYMENTS : Cash, Debit/Credit Cards (Visa, Mastercard, Contactless – no Amex)
ACCESSIBILITY (ERP) : all parts of the tour and tasting experience as well as toilets are wheelchair accessible.
PETS: our winery is dog/cat friendly (it is imperative to inform us).
BUS ACCESS & PARKING: Bus parking. Access : use the back entrance of the winery. (A) first right before winery coming from Castillon or (B) first left after winery coming from Libourne)
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