If you are a wine amateur or a confirmed wine-taster, enjoy the 4th and 5th December to discover all the secrets of the Pessac-Léognan appellation. The owners are looking forward to welcome you and to tell you about their stories, their soil and above all taste their different wines!
You have many choices this year! On the program 34 wine estates are opening you their doors including Grands Crus Classés of Graves to make you discover all sort of wines within a same appellation : Pessac-Léognan.
Wine tours, wine tastings and other animations scheduled, you will not get bored!
Classic visits for the open days weekend?
(Re)discover the wine production process during a commented visit in the wine properties. Have a walk in the vineyards with the owners in order to understand better the terroir of this beautiful appellation. Enter into the wine cellar and become a vinification expert. Then, admire the oak barrel during an explanation of the wine ageing.
Afterwards, you will enjoy a wine tasting in each property, including Château Brown that will make you discover 2 of its vintages. You will have the chance to taste the red Château Brown 2016 and white Château Brown 2019.
Would you like to discover local products to eat?
If you want to have a snack between two wine tastings, do not worry! Food Trucks are available in several wine estate such as Château Malartic Lagravière which will offer you plate with regional products. Or Château Latour Martillac which has chosen a 100% New York Food Truck. According to your desires, you will find what you are looking for.
What others animations can you find?
In addition to wine tours and wine tastings, some Châteaux suggest other activities such as Château Latour Martillac. Indeed, they also decided to expose some art work and allow you to visit their gallery with Ursula Guyenot and Tristan Gassiole’s masterpiece. Without forgetting special workshop for children, like that everybody can enjoy a maximum during these 2 days.
Do you want a diner around Pessac-Léognan wines?
It is possible! Some of the wine estate organise a wine-tasting-diner for the Saturday 4th from 8 p.m. You can enjoy a nice evening with the owners and taste the wine from another angle.
(Do not forget to book in advance, tickets are limited!)
Discover so many other surprises during this week-end, and if you would like to go back home with a case of wine for free, take part in the contest!
Book your visit in winetourbooking.com