3 - 8 November
Christine Dubreuil is the 5th generation to succeed her father Bernard to run this renowned family estate “Domaine Fontaine Pere et Fils” in the Burgundy region. The Domaine produces around 22 appellations in red and white including fruit Bourgogne, lively village, prestigious 1er Cru and rare Grand Cru. Appellations
include Beaune, Pernand-Vergelesses, Pommard, Aloxe Corton, Volnay and famous whites of Corton Charlemagne Grand Cru. The Domaine is blessed with mature vines – almost all the vineyards average more than 40 years old. Join Christine and taste some of their finest Burgundy wines.
Monday & Tuesday 6.00 - 7.30 pm
A TASTE OF BORDEAUX
Embark on a tour of Bordeaux Region with the Sichel Family. Ever since it set up an acquisitions office in Bordeaux in 1883, Maison Sichel has remained a family business, since that time, 7 generations of the Sichel family have succeeded one another at the company’s helm. Charles and his brothers have undertaken the task of developing the company while remaining faithful to their father’s philosophy, always respecting quality and the authenticity of the different terroirs. The company has undergone a dramatic transformation over the past 50 years, with the purchase of a winemaking facility, construction of a bottling plant, acquisition of five estates as well as a négociant vinificateur, and construction of a safe for Grands Crus. Enjoy comparative tastings of some of Bordeaux’s top wine along with wines their own vineyards of Chateau Argadens, Chateau Trillol and the superb wines their famous Chateau Angludet. A tasting not to be missed
Tuesday & Wednesday 6.00 - 7.30 pm
SPECIAL WINE TASTING DINNER
Wednesday Night. Special wine tasting and dinner which will provide interesting food and wine combinations. Supplement of €35.00 per resident (meal included in hotel full and half board packages). Limited availability.