The Gourmet Tour in the autumn

Wine tour to Alsace, Bourgogne, Rhône, Provence, Piemonte and Franken.

This tour is filled of many experiences outside the ordinary. We visit plenty of wine yards, fantastic nature and a lot of culture.

This is included: Tour with comfortable bus, ferrys and road taxes. Staying in doubleroom with bath or shower and wc. Breakfast and lunch or dinner with wines and visits to the wine yards with guiding. There will be opportunities to buy wine and get it home in the bus.

Price: 18.900 SEK per person in dubbelrum.

Extra: Single room 1.940 SEK. Cancellation protection: 250 SEK per person

Day 1

We leave from Sweden for the Gourmet Tour. First stop is Bad Nenndorf where we will check in on hotel Tallymann. Here we will eat a joint dinner and spend the night.

Dag 2

Todays goal is Alsace and picturesque Ribeauvillé. We live in central Ribeauvillé at Hotel de la Tour. After a wine tasting at well known Louis Sipp we eat dinner together on regional restaurant Ami Fritz.

Dag 3

Today we travel tol Beaune. Here you can walk around between the wine houses and see the well-known Hospices de Beaune from 1443. We stay two nights in central Beaune. We taste wines and eat dinner at Chateau de Melin.

Dag 4

Another exciting day in and aorun Beaune. We will visit Domaine Rion, owned by husband and wife Armelle and Bernard Rion. The wine yard is situated in Vosne Romanée and holds high class. Then we travel to Caveau de Chassagne-Montrachet, they will organize a tasting for us and we eat lunch together.

Dag 5

We visit Cave des Vignerons de Buxy in Côte Chalonnaise. We eat a joint lunch and visit on of the worlds most famous producer Chateau d´Ampuis, E. Guigal. We live two nights at the simple but hospitable hotel Le Glacier in the historic town Orange.

Dag 6

Chateauneuf-du Pape is well worth a visit. We visit Chateau MontRedon wich is famous since 1334. After a tasting of their high class wines. we will travel to family owned Pierre Amadieu in Gigondas thay produce elegant wines. Joint dinner at nice restaurant Orange.

Dag 7

We leave Orange and first stop will be Maison des Vins outsude Les Arcs. We taste some of their wines and look at the nice facility. We drive along the beautiful Côte d´Azur before arriving in Italien and its Riviera. We drive pass the famoues San Remo and Alassio with wonderful views. When we arrive Piemonte and the old town Asti we check in a very central and great hotel Lis for two nights. We will have a unique tasting of Barbera wine with very high quality. We eat a first class dinner together at Ristorante Campanaro.

Dag 8

After breakfast we visit one of the most admirable and respected wine cooperative in Italy Produttori del Barbaresco. They will organize a tasting for and we will eat a joun lunch in the small village Barbaresco. The afternoon and evening is free for own activities.

Dag 9

After breakfast we travel thru beautiful Switzerlan befor we arrive to the village Randersacker and adorable Gasthof Bären in Franken. Before our joint dinner we visit the family producer Störrlein who provides us with high class white and red wines. We taste wines from several unusal grapes.

Dag 10

We travel towards northern Germany. We look at wine videos and talk about wine and having a pleasant time. Time runs fast and soon we reach Travemünde go by ferry to Trelleborg. We eat the Captains Buffé together before it's time to go bed.

Dag 11

Back in Sweden and soon we arrive to Jönköping and are ready to unpack all the fine wines that we have bought during the tour.