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Ferme de la Sapiniere

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That's the spirit

An interesting conducted tour of the farm's cider and calvados production with a well-informed... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Peter B
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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They were very informative and provided free tastings! Missed the tour because only one tour in... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
TravelLynn2015
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Elk Grove, California
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“cider making”(2 reviews)
“omaha beach”(3 reviews)
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12 route de Port en Bessin, 14710 Saint-Laurent-sur-Mer, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An interesting conducted tour of the farm's cider and calvados production with a well-informed English speaking guide (be there for 2.30). The reasonable price included tasting of apple juice, cider and calvados of different ages. A wide selection of drinks etc available in the farm...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2018

They were very informative and provided free tastings! Missed the tour because only one tour in English at 2:30. Call ahead to check on tour times!

Thank TravelLynn2015
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Ferme de la Sapiniere is one of those places where you later wish that you had spent more time. While in Normandy, I definitely wanted to try some cider. So on our way from Omaha Beach to the American Military Cemetery I spotted this place...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 16 April 2018

This was a great find during our recent trip to the area. We stopped in to find good cider, good prices, and friendly staff.

Thank kimberlytierney
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Do not expect a picturesque farm but a nice shop and truly the best cider and being a local, I should know !

Thank Danielle D
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Local cidery that also has local calvedos - an apple brandy, I think, rather potent but quite good. Odd, slightly disturbing guest there from California - not associated with them - who wanted pictures of us, address, etc. Rather unsettling.

Thank Stephen R
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Corkscrew winetasting - when in Normandy, you must do "Cidre" tasting. The Ferme de la Sapiniere was a great experience. The family-run feel and the warm and hospitable service made this an outstanding experience. In addition to the Cidre (I prefer the Brut) they also...More

Thank BorregoSailor
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Visited Ferme de la Sapiniere for lunch. The restaurant had a family environment located next to the hotel that has a Cape Cod charm. The menu offers breakfast and lunch items with seafood as their specialty. I found the food very delicious throughout all courses....More

Thank Mark_traveled13
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We had come here specifically to taste and buy cider and pommeau. It's also possible to have tours of the farm and learn about the cider making process, but these only happen twice a day in season (I think 10.30am and 2.30pm but check). It's...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped at this farm on our way back from visiting the Omaha beach. The lady at the counter, very kindly, immediately offered a tasting of their products, cidre, pommeau and calvados. In the store there is all sort of local specialities, most made from...More

Thank marco g
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