9.30am - Meet your English speaking driver guide at your hotel and departure for a full day wine tour in Chinon area.
10.00 am – Wine and Cheese tasting at Château Gaudrelle – AOC Vouvray (Possibility to taste a Chinon from Pierre & Bertrand Couly)
Chateau Gaudrelle is situated in the heart of the Loire Valley between Tours and Amboise, on the right bank of the Loire River. Founded in 1931 by the grandfather of Alexandre Monmousseau, our winery is well-known for the richness of the region’s soil and the detailed attention we give to the making of our Vouvray wines: dry, semi-dry, sweet and sparkling.
12pm – Wine pairing lunch at Château Minière – AOC Bourgueil
After a trip to a friends’ place in Tuscany among the vineyards and olive trees, Kathleen and Sigurd started dreaming about the possibility to get a holiday home in the vineyards in France. They visited several wine regions and properties and on the last day of their trip, they were captivated by Château de Minière. It was love at first sight!
After a guided tour of the estate, let’s have a wine pairing lunch with Kathleen or a member of the winery to discover more about their wines (100% Cabernet France)
Meal made with local and seasonal products. 3 courses with wines from the estate. Pairing will be explained.
3pm – Wine tasting at Domaine de Noiré – AOC Chinon
Odile and Jean Max Manceau, highly experienced wine growers guided by their love for beautiful, rich wines in the Chinon tradition. You will taste some highly expressive wines.
6pm - End of the tour at your hotel