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Winery La Abeja

Avenida Pte H Yrigoyen 1900, San Rafael M5602HCS, Argentina
+54 260 443-9804
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San Rafael's oldest winery

A very interesting tour of the bodega, even for folks just learning to appreciate wine. The tour... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Rancho D
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San Rafael, Argentina
A worthwhile visit to a traditional winery.

I have been twiice to this winery and it is worth while a visit. I found the story behind the... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2017
robbie r
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san rafael argentina
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La Abeja Winery , is located in the department of San Rafael , in the south of the province of Mendoza, Argentina. Founded in 1883, it is San Rafael's oldest winery.
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  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Avenida Pte H Yrigoyen 1900, San Rafael M5602HCS, Argentina
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A very interesting tour of the bodega, even for folks just learning to appreciate wine. The tour guide was very informative and gave a good overview of the actual process of wine production from the crushing of the grapes to the finished wine in the...More

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Guadalupe A, Director General at Winery La Abeja, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Sir, thank for your comments and we are so glad you enjoyed our tour. Regards

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Reviewed 13 April 2017

I have been twiice to this winery and it is worth while a visit. I found the story behind the winery -the oldest in San Rafael- very interesting! The old machines are there and some of them are still used to produce very good mid/high...More

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Guadalupe A, Gerente at Winery La Abeja, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Hi Robbie, thanks for your reiteraded visits and for your extended opinión. Hope you see you soon. Cheers... La Abeja team

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Reviewed 7 February 2017

I've gone to several wineries before, but La Abeja is the most interesting one. Not only because it was the very first winery in San Rafael, created by the founder of the city with machinery brought from France and assisted by Italian engeneers. And those...More

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Guadalupe A, Gerente at Winery La Abeja, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Hi, thanks for your visit and for your extended opinión, we are very happy that you enjoyed your visit with Belen. Hope you see you soon. Cheers... La Abeja team

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Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We visited La Abeja at midday, they gave us a tour which ended in wine tasting. They offer homemade ham and cheese sandwiches with olive oil or grape oil dressing.

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Guadalupe A, Gerente at Winery La Abeja, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2017

Thank you for your visit and your opinion! We hope to see you again around here... La Abeja Winery Team.-

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Reviewed 19 January 2017

The tour guides at this winery were great! There was a mini history lesson followed by information on how they produce the wines. I recommend the sparkling wine!

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Guadalupe A, Gerente at Winery La Abeja, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2017

Thank you for your visit and the recommendation of our sparkling wine! We hope to see you again around here... La Abeja Winery Team.-

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Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

We just got into San Raphael and my husband booked us this wine tour. We stayed at the towers just up the road so 5 minutes away. Great location What a nice place everyone was welcoming and friendly. My husband and I were alone on...More

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Guadalupe A, Gerente at Winery La Abeja, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2017

Beautiful comment! Thank you for your opinion and visit, we'll let Dianne know about your message. We hope to see you again around here... La Abeja Winery Team.-

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Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

This place is brought to life by the history of its founder and family. The tour was very informative and thorough. Since its the oldest winery in the region and much of the same machinery is still being used, I found this to be one...More

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Guadalupe A, Gerente at Winery La Abeja, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2017

Thank you for your visit and comment. We hope to see you again around here. Kind regards, La Abeja Winery Team.-

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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

The winery is perhaps not the best example of up to date wine making activities, but it is undoubtedly worth the visit because it stands at the heart of the foundation of the town of San Rafael The story of the family is the story...More

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Guadalupe A, Gerente at Winery La Abeja, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2017

Thank you for your visit and comment. We hope to see you again around here... La Abeja Winery Team.-

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Reviewed 4 August 2016

This is an excellent way in which to learn about the founding fathers and the origins of the city of San Rafael (province of Mendoza, Argentina), as well as to see first hand how wine was made by them at that time and is still...More

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Guadalupe A, Director General at Winery La Abeja, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2016

Thanks for visiting us and for your generous review....we hope to see you again Greetings from La Abeja Team

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Reviewed 22 April 2016

This is a winery you must have seen when you are in San Rafael. There are a lot of wineries in this area but this one is far out the most beautiful and oldest. We did the winetour and tasting. We had an english speaking...More

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Guadalupe A, Director General at Winery La Abeja, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2016

Thanks for visiting, we are grateful that you enjoyed so much our winetour. Hope to see you again soon Regards La Abeja Team

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