MEDOC, ART AND WINE
Discover the Medoc through chateaux where art, architecture and poetry are closely coupled with the wine. This trip mixes tastings, landscapes and gastronomy… Let yourselves be revealed the secrets of the vinification, culinary pairings and Medoc culture of wine. Full-day guided tour in a minivan from Bordeaux (French and English).
Program: 10.00 am: departure from the Bordeaux Tourist Office towards the « Route des Châteaux”. 11.00 am: visit and tasting of 2 wines at Château Paloumey, Cru Bourgeois in Haut-médoc. 12.30 pm: lunch at La Gare Gourmande, traditional cooking with seasonal food. 02.00 pm: panoramic drive around the village of Margaux. 02.45 pm: The wines of Medoc (part 1): wine-tasting workshop around 3 grape varieties grown in Bordeaux. 03.30 pm: visit of Château d’arsac and its collection of sculptures called « Garden of Sculptures ». 04.15 pm: The wines of Medoc (part 2): thanks to the wheel of aromas, identify the components and flavours of 4 Medoc wines. 06.00 pm: arrival in Bordeaux. Included: visit at 2 wine châteaux, lunch, over 10 wine tastings, wine animation, guide and transportation by minivan - 8 persons maximum. This tour is organized by Max Le Chauffeur