Visit the world-famous wine regions – taste the wine learn their secrets…!
Bordeaux => Médoc => St Emilion …. 6 hours = €750.00 Euros
East of Bordeaux is where you will find some of the oldest vines in France; around the lovely medieval fortified village of St. Emilion. Here you may also visit the famous monolithic church carved into the rock by the monk Émilion who the town is named after.
France’s wine culture embraces France’s food culture in a daily celebration of gastronomy! Throughout the country there are hundreds of cheeses to choose from, and the desserts are divine! Each region boasts its own unique recipes – the Southwest has Duck Confit; Foie Gras; Jambon de Bayonne; Fresh Oysters from Arcachon; Sheep’s milk cheese from the Basque country; & truffles….
For the connoisseur, there are lovely vineyards to visit throughout most of France. You might prefer the Burgundy wines, or the Champagne region. Or maybe you’d rather go and sample some of the famous Rhone Valley wines : Chateauneuf-du-Pape is simply phenomenal… 13 Grape varieties; 8 for red wines and 5 for the whites. This is where the AOC label originated.
Sancerre; Touraine; Chablis; Provence; Languedoc; Jurançon… all unique and remarkable. Each region in France has its own special wines – and if you enjoy French cuisine – the best way to enjoy each region’s fine wine is to accompany your wine with fine regional dining! France’s chef’s are continually striving to be the inspiration – to be on the cutting edge of innovative and classic cuisine all over the world!
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