Learning
to taste
From Chambertin to Montrachet
From Chambertin 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 13 premiers crus and 7 grands crus both white and red. Beyond the wines tasted, we travel through the Cote de Beaune and Côte de Nuits with their 32 wines grands crus. 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) : from 9.30 am to 1.00 pm and then from 2.00 pm to 5.30 pm
Exclusively for 2 people
470€ TTC
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Program
9.30 amDepart 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 an Aloxe Corton 1er cru Les Maréchaudes and a Corton Grand Cru Les Hautes Mourottes.

Then off to Nuits Saint Georges via the Hautes Côtes de Nuits to enjoy a Nuits Saint Georges 1er cru Saint Georges.

We go back towards Vosne Romanée to view the entire Côte de Nuits to Dijon and the localisation of different grands crus from Vosne Romanée and Vougeot. From the top of the hill we have a view of La Tâche, La Grande Rue, La Romanée, Romanée Conti, Romanée Saint Vivant, Richebourg, Echezeaux, Grands Echezeaux, Clos de Vougeot and its castle. Tasting a Vosne Romanée 1er cru les Chaumes, an Echezeaux Grand Cru and a Clos Vougeot Grand Cru.

We continue our exploration with the villages of Chambolle Musigny and Morey Saint Denis, accompanied by a Morey Saint Denis 1er cru Les Ruchots and a Bonnes Mares Grand Cru.

We then arrive at the commune of Gevrey Chambertin and its nine grand crus. We taste a Gevrey Chambertin 1er cru Combottes and a Charmes Chambertin Grand Cru.


1.00 pmBack to Beaune. 1 hour break.

2.00 pmBack to the Hill of Corton by the D974 road crossing the different villages to enjoy a Pernand Vergelesses 1er cru Sous Frétille and a Corton Charlemagne Grand Cru.

Direction Beaune and Pommard to enjoy a Beaune 1er Cru Clos des Ursules 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 discovery 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.



5.30 pmBack 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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