Château Balestard La Tonnelle Saint-Émilion Grand Cru Classé opens its doors to you from Saturday, April 29 to Monday, May 1, 2023!

Château Balestard La Tonnelle is happy to welcome you from 10am to 7pm on the occasion of the Saint-Emilion Châteaux Open House, without appointment!

During these three days, we propose you :

  • Wine tasting on the panoramic terrace,
  • An art exhibition,
  • Musical entertainment,
  • On-site catering provided by the foodtruck “Madame Picole”.

Do not hesitate to contact us at 06 47 64 92 77 for more information.

VIgnobles CapdemouRlin

Visit the Château Balestard La Tonnelle, property of the Capdemourlin family.


Get ready to visit a unique property, managed by the Capdemourlin family, winegrowers since 1647. Jacques Capdemourlin and his two sons, Thierry and François, have the ambition to make you travel through the centuries to discover wines whose know-how is secular.

By taking the main road of Saint-Emilion, you will see on the heights of the village the very famous“Tonnelle“, watchtower of the XVth century watching over the property and its surroundings. A few steps away, you will find the brand new bioclimatic architect’s building and its unique panoramic terrace. Welcome on the roof of Saint-Emilion.


Discovery of the vineyard

Discover the Grand Cru Classe daily life, from vines to glass. Explore the wine cellar, the vat house and enjoy a commented tasting of 2 wines on our panoramic terrace.

  • Duration : 1h
  • Tasting : 2 wines
Price per person


Blind tasting workshop

Discover the vineyard of Château Balestard with a tour of the property, before attending a blind tasting of 3 wines from the 3 properties of Vignobles Capdemourlin.

  • Duration : 1h15
  • Tasting : 3 wines
Price per person


The Tasting

Spend a pleasant moment on our panoramic terrace for a commentend tasting of 2 wines.

  • Duration : 30 minutes
  • Tasting : 2 wines



Price per person


Visit and wine and cheese tasting

Wine & cheese tasting workshop

After a visit of our property, from the vineyard to the cellar, enjoy a Wine & Cheese tasting workshop to discover the perfect matches of the French soil! From 1 to 8 people, reservation 72h in advance.

  • Duration: 1h30 minutes
  • Tasting: 3 wines and 3 cheeses


Price per person


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