After collection from your hotel we
commence the morning with a private tasting of Grand Cru wine at a Chateau at
the foot of the Hill of Corton in Aloxe Corton.
We then visit a
charming family estate in the renowned village of Gevrey-Chambertin, home to 9
Grand Cru vineyards. Visiting
the cellars, we will met the wine grower or his wife personally and experience
a horizontal tasting of Grand Cru wine, whilst overlooking the vines to
discover the meaning of ‘terroir’.
may be taken at a traditional winemaking estate matching a typical Burgundy
meal with 5 Corton Grand Crus wines of the owner. Alternatively, we may stay in Gevrey
Chambertin for lunch with a domaine that offers a range of options, including a
rare opportunity to taste Grand cru wines from their domaine in the Alsace as
lunch relax as we take a drive along the Route des Grands Crus and stop to
admire the sites of the legendary wines of Burgundy: Romanée Conti, La Tâche, Richebourg,
Our third wine tasting of the day
will be in the Cote de Nuits where we will enjoy a range of Grand Cru wines
from different vineyards in the Cote de Nuits. The owner will show us
around his ancient wine cellar and vineyard then we will taste the fruits of his labour in his home, tasting a range of
Grand Cru wine from various vintages.