Learning
to taste
From Corton to Montrachet
From Corton to Montrachet
A genuine wine tasting circuit and course to understand the wines of Burgundy and the concepts of terroir and micro-climates. This course is punctuated by stops in the heart of the vineyards to taste 8 premiers crus and 2 grands crus, including 7 of the most famous white wines in the world. In addition to the wines tasted, we cross the Hill of Corton and the Côte de Beaune. We go through unusual places only accessible by small wine paths, well away from the traffic. Many scenic views allow you to admire the vineyard landscapes from different angles. This program is designed exclusively for 2 people - you spend the day with a Burgundy vineyard specialist for a time of sharing and fun. You can ask any questions you have on the grands crus and the vineyard work and on tasting methods...

Every day (except on Saturday) : Morning 9.30 am to 1.00 pm or Afternoon 2.00 pm to 5.30 pm
Exclusively for 2 people
260€ TTC
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Program
*Depart Beaune aboard our Jeep Wrangler (4x4). The first stop is on the hill of Corton with a view of 3 villages - Pernand Vergelesses, Aloxe Corton and Ladoix Serrigny. Tasting a Pernand Vergelesses 1er cru Sous Frétille and a Corton Charlemagne Grand Cru.

Then towards Beaune and to Pommard to enjoy a Beaune 1er Cru Clos des Mouches and a Pommard 1er cru Epenots.

We return to Volnay and Meursault with 2 stops at Volnay on the edge of the wood before returning to the area of the "Santenots" where both red and white cohabit. We enjoy a Volnay 1er cru Santenots and a Meursault 1er cru Santenots. We reach a new point of view above all to admire Meursault in the Côte de Beaune and a part of the Côte Chalonnaise.

We continue our exploration of the greatest white wines in the world with the villages of Puligny Montrachet and Saint Aubin, accompanied by a Puligny Montrachet 1er Cru La Garenne and a Saint Aubin 1er Cru Les Combes.

Only a few hundred meters separate us from the Hill of Montrachet to which we go to study its five grands crus: le Montrachet, Chevalier Montrachet, Bienvenues Bâtard Montrachet, Criots Bâtard Montrachet, Bâtard Montrachet. We taste a Chassagne Montrachet 1er cru Morgeot Clos Pitois and a Criots Bâtard Montrachet Grand Cru.

Back to Beaune by the D974 by the different villages mentioned.


*Each tasting stop is an opportunity to immerse oneself in the position and characteristics of vineyard plots classified as premier cru or grand cru, to study the vine, the grapes, different cultivation techniques (maintenance, pruning, treatments...) while improving your tasting technique.




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