DISCOVER THE ART OF CHAMPAGNE
This unique event takes you on a first-class trip to the Champagne region with Richard Juhlin, the most renowned wine connoisseur in the Nordic countries and the world’s leading champagne expert. Follow Richard on exclusive visits to fashionable chateaux and wineries including Moët & Chandon, Veuve Clicquot and Taittinger.
Thursday 26 October
Moët & Chandon
Driven by its pioneering spirit, Moët & Chandon has always produced champagne with an inimitable identity, not least Dom Perignon. And its 1,190 hectares of vineyards and 28 km of cellars are the most extensive in Champagne.
Individual check in for flights
10:30 Arrival at CDG Terminal 1 in Paris level Arrivée, porte 34 indoors where Richard Juhlin will meet and welcome you.
10:45 Transportation by bus from CDG airport to Reims. Richard Juhlin will provide a basic and entertaining lecture about himself, his philosophies, Champagne - the wine region and champagne - the sparkling wine. Buss transfer approximately 2 hours
13:00 Lunch at the Caveau Napoléon Moet and Chandon
14:30 Private tour in the historic Hotel Moet. Upon entering Moet and Chandon 28KM underground cellar followed by tasting of Grand Vintage and Grand Vintage Rosé
16:00 The bus leaves for Veuve Clicquot. Bus transfer approximately 25 minutes
With its distinctive gold-yellow label, few champagnes are as well-known as the mythical Veuve Clicquot. Discover more about the effervescent widow who created the champagne industry and enjoy a tasting including La Grande Dame and Cave Privée.
17:00 Arrival at the visit center after 25/30min transfer for a technical tasting with winemaker team
18:00 Cellar walk in our prestige crayeres
19:00 Aperitif and dinner experience La Grande Dame
Friday 27 October
Since 1932, Taittinger has grown and taken its place among the great champagne houses with its innovative Chardonnay-influenced style. Explore the UNESCO World Heritage chalk mine cellars and vestiges of a 13th-century abbey 18 m below ground and experience a custom tasting with the story of each cuvée.
09:30 Bus pick-up
10:00 Visit and tasting at Taittinger La Marquetterie for a private tour with VIP host and guide, Jean-Pierre Redont
12:00 Lunch at Taittinger La Marquetterie
14:00 The bus leaves after lunch to CDG Paris. We will arrive at the airport no later than 16.00
Address to Hotel La Paix, Reims:
9 Rue Buirette, 51100 Reims, Frankrike
Please note age limit 21 years.