Opening hours

Closed

  • Monday 10:00 am - 12:00 am 02:00 pm - 06:00 pm
  • Tuesday 10:00 am - 12:00 am 02:00 pm - 06:00 pm
  • Wednesday 10:00 am - 12:00 am 02:00 pm - 06:00 pm
  • Thursday 10:00 am - 12:00 am 02:00 pm - 06:00 pm
  • Friday 10:00 am - 12:00 am 02:00 pm - 06:00 pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed

Opens at 10:00 am

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Location : In the countryside

Province : Labourd

Services

  • Bank cards accepted
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  • English
    • Welcome to the Atelier du Piment in Espelette in the Basque Country ! Meet a family of producers and processors of this “red gold”.

      Between terroir & know-how, discover the history and production stages of an exceptional PDO product : Espelette pepper

      At the heart of our farm, live and share a unique experience with the ATELIER DU PIMENT team.

      Your tour will start in a chilli field. After a fun and initiatory journey around the cultivation and production of Espelette pepper, your visit will end with a tasting of our spicy products and other local delicacies.

      Guided tours and free tastings all year round, without reservation.

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Traveller Reviews L'Atelier du Piment

4.7 sur 5 1741 reviews

  • Andy Millard

    5 sur 5 Reviews posted by Andy Millard on 26/08/2022

    Excellent visit. Made to feel very welcome by the helpful staff. Well worth a visit!

  • Anna Kwasniak

    5 sur 5 Reviews posted by Anna Kwasniak on 07/09/2019

    Great place!!! Worth visiting! Highly recommended. Nice owners and staff. Enjoyed every minute!

  • Patrick Dirksen

    3 sur 5 Reviews posted by Patrick Dirksen on 10/08/2021

    Very popular/touristic place to visit. Tour is about 30 minutes where the production and processing of the pepper is explained. Finishes with a tasting.

Traveller Reviews L'Atelier du Piment

5.0 sur 5 847 reviews

  • "Allow time for a tour and tasting"

    5 / 5 Reviews posted by Rachel B (Bristol, United Kingdom) on 27/07/2022

    We really enjoyed our visit and bought lots of products to take home! Worth the walk up the hill from the town. When we arrived a lady was already talking with other tourists in French. She didn’t...

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  • "Family friendly tour of chili Plantation with free tasting and shopping"

    5 / 5 Reviews posted by Jmacq92 (Paris, France) on 10/08/2020

    I'm not sure whether tours are given in English The one we took was in French and was super instructive and friendly : the harvest had just started, so we saw chili in the field, then drying then...

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  • "Absolutely to do in Espelette"

    5 / 5 Reviews posted by Romytho on 29/06/2020

    This family farm let's you learn all about how the piment d'Espelette is harvested and processed. This is done through an interactive presentation in the shop with one of the family members while...

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Walking

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L'Atelier du Piment

Address

Elizaldeko Bidea
64250 Espelette

GPS coordinates

43° 20'44.48"N, 1° 26'23.41"W

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