Burgundy is competing with Bordeaux as France’s most prestigious vineyard. Burgundy is home to grapes that make Pinot Noir red wine andChardonnay white wines.
To start your day, you will be taken to ancient cellars and working wineries to explain the winemaking process. You will be able to see and learn from what is happening in the vineyards at the time of your visit. You will visit family owned domains and taste several wines. Try the magnificent red Pinot Noir, white Chardonnay and Aligoté from the bottle and barrels. We will introduce to you the essentials of a good degustation. Starting from the Appellation d’Origine Controlée structure, the grape varieties and the wine making traditions of the region, you will end your day as a wine expert!
Even if everything cannot be covered in a single day, tours focus upon the vineyards of Burgundy’s Côte de Beaune, Côte de Nuits & Côte Chalonnaise. Visit famous wine towns such as Meursault, Santenay, Puligny-Montrachet, Chassagne-Montrachet, Savigny-Les-Beaune, Nuits St Georges, Vosne Romanée, Gevrey Chambertin, Chambolle-Musigny, Mercurey, Givry and Rully.