Appellation Cognac - Maison de la Vigne Cognac n097 CDCHS V.SabadelLand of savours, the Haute Saintonge area has a wealth of quality products and flavours to be discovered, promoted and shared.

At La Maison de la Vigne et des Saveurs,Cognac World origins are explained to visitors through a scenography dedicated to the AOC, crus and varieties of vines' history, but also growth cycles of vines, Cognac and Pineau production as well as vine and cooperage related professions. A wall covered in shades of local spirits, a fun and interactive olfactory display and quotes from local authors to read or listen are set up to awake the mind and senses.


The tour depicts all the steps of the production of Cognac, and is addressed to children as much as to more informed recipients.


Foodies may also sign up for cooking classes and tastings supervised by chefs and oenologists.


Guided visits, event by local producers, equipped meeting and conferences rooms (up to 150 seats) are also available.



Opening hours
1 April to 31 October:
Monday to Sunday, 10am to 7pm

1 November to 31 March:
Monday to Friday, 2pm to 6pm
Saturday and Sunday, 10am to 6pm
Closed the first week-end of January and the first week-end of February
Closed on the 25 December and 1 January


Free admission for everyone



Maison de la Vigne et des Saveurs
La Pierre Brune - 17520 ARCHIAC
Phone: 05 46 49 51 11 - Fax: 05 46 49 69 50
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