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1. Join the club - you’ll automatically enter to win a trip for two

2. Tag along with us on our next visit - typically June

3. Get inspired by one of the itineraries below & do your own trip - we’re here to provide you free advice and winery contacts.

Itinerary #1   D1: Arrive in Paris Night at  Le Manoir des Impressionnistes   D2: Visit of  Honfleur  (am) Lunch at  Le Moulin St Georges  Afternoon  Spa  at Le Manoir Calvados tasting Night at Le Manoir des Impressionnistes  D3: Normandy  D-Day beaches  (am + pm) Night at  Relais du Mont St Michel   D4: Visit of  Mont St Michel  Road to  Nantes  Night at the  Mercure of Nantes   D5: Visit of Domaine Basse Ville (am) Visit of Domaine de Rocheville (pm) Night at the  Mercure of Saumur   D6:  Chartres  Cathedral + Picassiette (am) Paris Night at the  Niepce Hotel   D7: Morning in  Paris , leave in the afternoon

Itinerary #1

D1: Arrive in Paris
Night at Le Manoir des Impressionnistes

D2: Visit of Honfleur (am)
Lunch at Le Moulin St Georges
Afternoon Spa at Le Manoir
Calvados tasting
Night at Le Manoir des Impressionnistes

D3: Normandy D-Day beaches (am + pm)
Night at Relais du Mont St Michel

D4: Visit of Mont St Michel
Road to Nantes
Night at the Mercure of Nantes

D5: Visit of Domaine Basse Ville (am)
Visit of Domaine de Rocheville (pm)
Night at the Mercure of Saumur

D6: Chartres Cathedral + Picassiette (am)
Paris
Night at the Niepce Hotel

D7: Morning in Paris, leave in the afternoon

Itinerary #2   D1: Arrive in Paris Night at the  Niepce Hotel   D2: Visit of  Reims  (am) Visit Champagne Guilleminot (pm) Night in Beaune  D3: Visit of  Beaune  (am) Visit of Lucien & Fanny Rocault Night in  Saint Romain   D4:  Hermitage , Rhône (am) Visit Domaine des Favards (pm) Night at Gîte des Favards,  Violes   D5: Drive to  Sancerre  (am) Lunch in  Chavignol  Visit with Pascal Thomas (pm) Night at  Le Panoramic in Chavignol   D6:  Chateau de Versailles  (am) Paris Night at the  Niepce Hotel   D7: Morning in  Paris , leave in the afternoon

Itinerary #2

D1: Arrive in Paris
Night at the Niepce Hotel

D2: Visit of Reims (am)
Visit Champagne Guilleminot (pm)
Night in Beaune

D3: Visit of Beaune (am)
Visit of Lucien & Fanny Rocault
Night in Saint Romain

D4: Hermitage, Rhône (am)
Visit Domaine des Favards (pm)
Night at Gîte des Favards, Violes

D5: Drive to Sancerre (am)
Lunch in Chavignol
Visit with Pascal Thomas (pm)
Night at Le Panoramic in Chavignol

D6: Chateau de Versailles (am)
Paris
Night at the Niepce Hotel

D7: Morning in Paris, leave in the afternoon

Itinerary #3   D1: Arrive in Paris Night at  Le Manoir des Impressionnistes   D2: Visit of  Honfleur  (am) Visit Calvados production (pm) Night at Le Manoir des Impressionnistes  D3: Paris TGV (train) to Marseille Visit Domaine de Marchandise Night at the  Provençal Hotel   D4: Visit Domaine Roche Redonne (am) Visit Domaine Deleuze-Rochetin (pm) Night at  Chateau D'Agoult   D5 : Visit Domaine des Favards (am) Drive to Burgundy Visit of  Beaune  (pm) Night in Beaune  D6 : Visit with Lucien & Fanny Rocault Paris Night at the  Niepce Hotel   D7: Morning in  Paris , leave in the afternoon

Itinerary #3

D1: Arrive in Paris
Night at Le Manoir des Impressionnistes

D2: Visit of Honfleur (am)
Visit Calvados production (pm)
Night at Le Manoir des Impressionnistes

D3: Paris TGV (train) to Marseille
Visit Domaine de Marchandise
Night at the Provençal Hotel

D4: Visit Domaine Roche Redonne (am)
Visit Domaine Deleuze-Rochetin (pm)
Night at Chateau D'Agoult

D5 : Visit Domaine des Favards (am)
Drive to Burgundy
Visit of Beaune (pm)
Night in Beaune

D6 : Visit with Lucien & Fanny Rocault
Paris
Night at the Niepce Hotel

D7: Morning in Paris, leave in the afternoon

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Domaine Deleuze Rochetin, Languedoc

La Sarrazine Harmattan Sorcier

In the heart of the Gard region and close to the magnificent Roman Bridge, we will take you to discover the remains of the Roman civilization around the Domaine. We’ll explore the 54 acre Domaine filled with the smell of olive, thyme and rosemary.
We will introduce you to Catherine and Jean Michel who are at the head of the estate since its inception and their cellar master, Baptiste. Baptiste will then take us to discover his place of work for a tasting, followed by a meal in the old town of Uzes, by the Duché. Read More →


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Domaine de Marchandise, Cotes de Provence

Rouge Rosé

Located in the middle of the Var region valleys, more precisely at the foot of the Rock of Roquebrunes-sur-Argens, we will take you to discover the Chauvier family’s Domaine, in the middle of the cicadas and the lovely smell of lavender. The cellar is at the top of the hill, between horses and chickens, we will take you for a visit and introduce you to Marine and her brothers. A tasting of their wine in the barrels will open your appetite, we will then accompany you to the heart of the old town of Roquebrunes to enjoy Provencal specialties.


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Domaine des Favards, Cotes du Rhone

Plan de Dieu Carino Mio

The Domaine is located in the heart of the Rhone Valley. We will make you discover the beautiful landscape at the foot of Mont Ventoux with a mile long walk in the middle of vineyards. Through this wander you will encounter the different elements Céline Barbaud and her family owner for 3 generations need to take into account to make their wine. A tasting will then await you at the Caveau after which we will be able to settle for the night in one of the cottages the family owns, just by the vineyard.


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Pascal Thomas, Sancerre

Tradition

The village of Chavignol has many secrets left to discover, but this one is the most surprising and friendly. The Pascal’s cellar is in the middle of the village, right next to the former restaurant of his wife, who unfortunately retired. The simplicity of this place, in the middle of barrels and smell of wood and goat smells, will take you back to nature as only the wines of Pascal Thomas know how to do. After tasting, we will invite you to discover the specialties of Chavignol especially warm goat cheese salad accompanied by its fresh white Sancerre in the local restaurant.


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Domaine Basse ville, Sevre et Maine

Muscadet Sur Lie 'Le Verroueille' 'Les Grandes Noelles'

Located at the entrance of the old city of Nantes, Gilbert and Jean Louis will present to us their vineyard on this land that is theirs since the 15th century. We will walk in the middle of their vines and discover all their typicities. Once this little overview is done we will have the pleasure of tasting the wines at the winery. To finish this trip "nantais" what better than a few oysters accompanied by a pretty muscadet in the beautiful city of Nantes - maybe a Loire Valley Chateau visit!


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Michel Guilleminot, Champagne

Brut Tradition Brut Prestige

At the most southern part of the french region of Champagne and less than an hour from Chablis, the hamlet of Channes is Pinot Noir country. We’ll start by opening a bottle then visit the family’s facilities and go through the entire Champagne making process with Corinne, one of Michel’s two daughters. After the visit, we’ll go for a pic-nic in the woods nearby. We’ll finish the day off with a lovely walk through the vineyards and understand a few of the family’s secrets to making outstanding wines year after year. A must visit is the Reims Cathedral that we can try and fit in before or after our visit at the Guilleminot’s.


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Manoir d'Apreval, Pays d'Auge

Cuvee St. Georges, Brut

In a little village called Pennedepie, on the Normandy coast-line, Agathe's family will greet you at their Domaine and go through their entire process. They produce hard cider, Pommeau & Calvados in several different nuances. Mid-day, we'll either pic-nic in the Manoir's orchard or go to the village's restaurant. In the afternoon, we'll walk along Honfleur's famous old port and snack on half dozen oysters paired a glass of Muscadet. Honfleur is the cradle of Impressionism and the Boudin museum is a must but just walking in the streets fills you with history.


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La Cave Magasin / Bar à Vins, Normandy

La Cave France

Five minutes from Honfleur, Charles will greet us with a glass of the day's special. We'll have a look at the wine selection and sit by the chimnee to select your perfect bottle to take home. If you are a cheese enthusiat, we'll take you to Pont L'Eveque, Camembert & Livarot (we might stop by Isabelle & Jean-luc's Haras). The Normandy beaches are only a couple hours away which will make an easy day trip if you have never been. On our last night we'll stay & have dinner at the Manoir des Impressionnistes, facing the sun setting on the Seine estuary.