Indulge into a unique wine experience like no other and let us take you to the only vineyard producing the “Dorona” grapes of the Venice lagoon. Doronagrape was used for the Venetian Doge’s wine and it’s unique in its kind as is the only type of grape in the World able to grow with salty water. Meet & Greet with the owners, an old family that produces wine since 1542, to discover this special vineyard. The tour includes a tasting of their unique wines paired with a 1 Michelin starred menu from their restaurant.
- VIP Venissa Wine Experience at Mazorbo Island
- Meet and Greet with a family representative
- Michelin Star Lunch paired with Venissa wines
Indulge in an all-inclusive tour dedicated to clients passionate about wines and looking to expand their knowledge of the finest winemaking techniques and the ultimate quality productions.
With GR8’s knowledge of Tuscany’s wine territory, you will experience VIP visits to the region’s top local producers and meet noble family representatives. Then immerse yourself in the culture by taking a walk through Tuscany’s prettiest villages and medieval cities. As if this is not enough, become a winemaker for a day with one of the best wine consultants in the world while creating the top quality, creative blends from the finest grapes in Tuscany.
- Winemaker experience with one of the world’s best wine consultants
- VIP tasting at Top local producers such as Sassicaia, Solaia, Brunello di Montalcino and Tignanello
- Meet & greet with old noble family representatives
- VIP tour of the region with dedicated stops at selected historical winemakers
- VIP historical tour of medieval villages
Join us for an exclusive tailored experience that enables you to become an accomplished winemaker for a day. Hosted by an internationally revered Master Winemaker, Roberto Cipresso, you will be welcomed in the enchanting hilltop village of Montalcino and work closely with him and his team towards the making of your own blend. This is a once in a lifetime experience where Roberto Cipresso will help you understand the individual characteristics of the grapes involved in the process and teach you to evaluate different samples of blends. At the end of the experience, you will receive your own wine bottle as a personal memory to bring home with you. The day will also include an authentic Tuscan barbecue lunch where you can taste the traditional Bistecca Alla Fiorentina.
- VIP Winemaker Experience for a day hosted by the world-renowned winemaker Roberto Cipresso
- Traditional Barbecue Epicurean Experience in Montalcino
Burgundy is a historical territory and a former administrative region of east-central France. Since 1 January 2016, it is part of the new region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté. Burgundy comprises the following four departments: Côte-d’Or, Saône-et-Loire, Yonne, and Nièvre. Burgundy takes its name from the Burgundians, a Germanic people. Historically, “Burgundy” has referred to numerous political entities, including kingdoms and duchies spanning territory from the Mediterranean to the Low Countries.
Burgundy is one of France’s main wine producing areas. It is well known for both its red and white wines, mostly made from Pinot noir and Chardonnay grapes, respectively, although other grape varieties can be found, including Gamay, Aligote, Pinot blanc, and Sauvignon blanc. The region is divided into the Côte-d’Or, where the most expensive and prized Burgundies are found, and Beaujolais, Chablis, the Côte Chalonnaise and Mâcon.
The perfect odyssey for all wine lovers. Begin your experience in Burgundy’s picturesque wine capital Beaune with a visit to the Hospices de Beaune, the location of the prestigious annual wine auction. Discover the rich winemaking heritage of the Cote d’Or region, sampling the finest wines, including prestigious Premier or Grand Cru varieties and the region’s famous Pinot Noirs.
Our unique and exciting program will take you along the Grands Crus Wine Road. Enjoy an exhilarating helicopter tour over many famous landmarks; from Gevrey-Chambertin to Chassagne-Montrachet, via Vosne-Romanée. Stroll through the vineyards and hear first hand from a Master of Wine the fascinating explanations on the legendary Grands Crus plots: Romanée Conti, Richebourg, La Tâche, Echezeaux, Chambertin, Clos de Vougeot, Corton-Charlemagne, Montrachet. Soak up the spectacular views of the typical villages of the Beaujolais and their landmarks.
Reward yourself in the evening with once in a lifetime gastronomic experiences; from the finest Michelin starred restaurants to private dinners and wine pairings hosted on the family-owned wine estates followed by a candlelit tour of the vaulted wine cellars.
Bordeaux; Gascon is a port city on the Garonne River in the Gironde department in southwestern France.
The municipality (commune) of Bordeaux proper has a population of 243,626 (2012). Together with its suburbs and satellite towns, Bordeaux is the center of the Bordeaux Métropole, which with 749,595 inhabitants (as of 2013) is the 5th largest in France. It is the capital of the Aquitaine-Limousin-Poitou-Charentes region, as well as the prefecture of the Gironde department. Its inhabitants are called “Bordelais” (for men) or “Bordelaise” (women). The term “Bordelais” may also refer to the city and its surrounding region.
The city’s titles are “La Perle d’Aquitaine” (The Pearl of Aquitaine), and “La Belle Endormie” (Sleeping Beauty) in reference to the old center which had black walls due to pollution. Nowadays, this is not the case. In fact, a part of the city, Le Port de La Lune, was almost completely renovated. Bordeaux is the city which has the highest number of preserved historical buildings in France, except for Paris.
Bordeaux is the world’s major wine industry capital. It is home to the world’s main wine fair, Vinexpo, while the wine economy in the metro area takes in 14.5 billion euros each year. Bordeaux wine has been produced in the region since the 8th century. The historic part of the city is on the UNESCO World Heritage List as “an outstanding urban and architectural ensemble” of the 18th century.
- Enjoy the finest wines of the prestigious Bordeaux region whilst pampering your palate by savoring traditional French gastronomy at some of the country’s top Michelin starred establishments.
- Discover the subterranean cellars and winemaking secrets of the most stunning chateaux of the region, then marvel at the expansive sprawls of historic vineyards.
- Enjoy a range of activities, from archaeological caves to white water kayaking or hiking to medieval villages, your personal guide will tailor make your itinerary to your personal passions.
- Meet with the distinguished wine producers and learn the art of creating your very own “Bordeaux style blend”.
- With these skills under your belt, we will turn our attention to culinary challenges.
- Donning your chef’s hat, immerse yourself in an interactive cooking experience held in another beautiful castle.
- We will incorporate the noblest regional products such as foie gras, truffles, and duck. In the evenings, relax in the luxury surroundings of your 5-star hotel or discover the benefits of vinotherapy at Sources de Caudalie luxury spa.