Trip Calendar

MARCH 2018

Seven of Hearts —Taste of Bordeaux River Cruise

Cruise: March 22-29, 2018 from $2,649 per person
Cruise-Tour: March 20-April 01, 2018 from $4,569 per person
Ports of Call: Bordeaux, Cadillac, Pauillac, Blaye, Bourg, Libourne, Cubzac, and by land Paris + Tours & Amboise
Winery: Seven of Hearts – Carlton, Oregon
Wine Hosts: Byron Dooley – Owner & Winemaker

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Wrath Wines — Paris & Normandy River Cruise

Cruise: March 22-29, 2018 from $2,149 per person
Cruise-Tour: March 19-31 2018 from $3,644 per person
Ports of Call: Paris, Vernon/Giverny, Caudebec-en-Caux, Le Havre, Rouen, Les Andelys + by land Chantilly and Reims
Winery: Wrath Wines – Soledad & Carmel, California
Wine Host: Sabrine Rodems

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Barnard Griffin — Melodies of the Danube River Cruise

Cruise: March 23-30, 2018 from $3,348 per person
Cruise-Tour: March 23-April 02, 2018 from $4,333 per person
Ports of Call: Budapest, Bratislava, Vienna, Weissenkirchen, Grein, Linz, Passau, Vilshofen + by land Regensburg and Prague
Winery: Barnard Griffin – Richland, Washington
Wine Host: Rob Griffin – Owner & Winemaker

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Schug Carneros Estate — Captivating Rhine River Cruise

Cruise: March 24-31, 2018 from $2,048 per person
Cruise-Tour: March 24-April 04, 2018 from $3,728 per person
Ports of Call: Amsterdam, Cologne, Koblenz, Rhine Gorge/Rudesheim, Mannheim/Heidelberg, Strasbourg, Breisach, Basel + by land Lucerne & Zurich
Winery: Schug Carneros Estate – Sonoma, California
Wine Hosts: Axel & Kristine Schug – Owners & Proprietors

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Schweiger Vineyards — Paris & Normandy River Cruise

Cruise: March 29-April 05, 2018 from $2,548 per person
Cruise-Tour: March 26-April 05, 2018 from $4,043 per person
Ports of Call: Paris, Vernon/Giverny, Caudebec-en-Caux, Le Havre, Rouen, Les Andelys + by land Chantilly and Reims
Winery: Schweiger Vineyards – Spring Mountain, St. Helena, California
Wine Hosts: Fred & Sally Schweiger

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APRIL 2018

Holly Howell — Rhine & Moselle Splendors

Cruise: April 12-19, 2018 from $2,448 per person
Cruise-Tour: April 9-21, 2018 from $5,028 per person
Ports of Call: Paris, Trier, Koblenz, Ludwigshafen, Strasbourg, Breisach, Basel, Lucerne, Zurich
Wine Host: Holly Howell – Certified Sommelier/ Columnist – Rochester, New York

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Tedeschi Family Vineyards — Captivating Rhine River Cruise

Cruise: April 15-22, 2018 from $3,048 per person
Cruise-Tour: April 15-26, 2018 from $4,728 per person
Ports of Call: Amsterdam, Cologne, Koblenz, Rhine Gorge/Rudesheim, Mannheim/Heidelberg, Strasbourg, Breisach, Basel + by land Lucerne & Zurich
Winery: Tedeschi Family Vineyards –  Calistoga, California
Wine Host: Mario Tedeschi – Co-Owner and Winemaker

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JUNE 2018

Jessup Cellars & Handwritten Wines - Taste of Bordeaux River Cruise

Cruise: June 21-28, 2018 from $3,249 per person
Cruise-Tour: June 19 – July 1, 2018 from $5,169 per person
Ports of Call: Bordeaux, Cadillac, Pauillac, Blaye, Bourg, Libourne, Cubzac, and by land Paris + Tours & Amboise
Winery: Jessup Cellars and Handwritten Wines – Yountville, California
Wine Hosts: Tracy McArdle – General Manager and Philip O’Connor – Director of Sales and Operations

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Philip O’Connor

JULY 2018

Le Vigne Winery — Taste of Bordeaux River Cruise

Cruise: July 12-19, 2018 from $2,849 per person
Cruise-Tour: July 10-22, 2018 from $4,769 per person
Ports of Call: Bordeaux, Cadillac, Pauillac, Blaye, Bourg, Libourne, Cubzac, and by land Paris + Tours & Amboise
Winery: Le Vigne Winery – Paso Robles, California
Wine Hosts: Michael Barreto – Winemaker

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Wolffer Estate Vineyards — Paris & Normandy River Cruise

Cruise: July 19-26, 2018 from $2,849 per person
Cruise-Tour: July 16-26, 2018 from $4,344 per person
Ports of Call: Paris, Vernon/Giverny, Caudebec-en-Caux, Le Havre, Rouen, Les Andelys + by land Chantilly and Reims
Winery: Wolffer Estate Vineyards – Sagaponack, New York
Wine Host: Roman Roth – Managing Partner and Winemaker

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AUGUST 2018

thumbprint cellars — Enticing Douro River Cruise

Cruise: August 7-14, 2018 from $3,548 per person
Cruise-Tour: August 7-18, 2018 from $4,683 per person
Ports of Call: Porto, Regua, Barca D’Alva, Salamanca, Vega Terron, Pinhao, and Entre-os-Rios
Winery: thumbprint cellars – Healdsburg, California
Wine Host: Scott & Erica Lindstrom-Dake – Winemakers

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OCTOBER 2018

Pearmund Cellars — Colors of Provence Rhone River Cruise

Cruise: October 25-November 1, 2018 from $3,149 per person
Cruise-Tour: October 23-November 5, 2018 from $5,579 per person
Ports of Call: Lyon, Vienne, Tournon, Nimes, Avignon, Les Baux & Arles + by land Paris and Barcelona
Winery: Pearmund Cellars – Broad Run, Virginia
Wine Host: Chris Pearmund – Owner & Winemaker

Chris Pearman (in vineyard)

NOVEMBER 2018

Kivelstadt Cellars — Colors of Provence Rhone River Cruise

Cruise: November 1-8, 2018 from $2,699 per person
Cruise-Tour: October 29-November 11, 2018 from $5,139 per person
Ports of Call: Lyon, Collonges, Vienne, Tournon, Avignon, Arles
and by land: Paris, Aix-en-Provence and Barcelona
Winery: Kivelstadt Cellars – Glen Ellen, California
Wine Host: Jordan Kivelstadt, Owner & Winemaker

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Elk Cove — Melodies of the Danube River Cruise

Cruise: November 2-9, 2018 from $2,249 per person
Cruise-Tour: November 9-12 , 2018 from $3,234 per person
Ports of Call: Budapest, Bratislava, Vienna, Weissenkirchen, Grein, Linz, Passau, Vilshofen + by land Regensburg and Prague
Winery: Elk Cove – Gaston, Oregon
Wine Host: Shirley Brooks, Brand Ambassador

Shirley Brooks – Elk Cove Vineyards

Muscardini Cellars — Romantic Danube River Cruise

Cruise: November 9-16, 2018 from $2,448 per person
Cruise-Tour: November 6-16, 2018 from $3,343 per person
Ports of Call: Budapest, Bratislava, Vienna, Weissenkirchen, Linz, Passau, Vilshofen
and by land: Regensburg & Prague (3 nights)
Winery: Muscardini Cellars – Kenwood, California
Wine Host: Michael Muscardini, Owner & Winemaker

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Deep Creek Cellars - The Captivating Rhine River Cruise

Cruise: November 10 – 17, 2018 from $2,799 per person
Cruise-Tour: November 6-17, 2018 from $3,729 per person
Ports of Call: Lucerne, Breisach, Strasbourg, Mannheim, Rüdesheim, Koblenz, Amsterdam
and by land: Zurich & Lucerne (3 nights)
Winery: Deep Creek Cellars – Friendsville, Maryland
Wine Host: Paul Roberts, Owner & Winemaker

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Dr. Konstantin Frank Wines — Romantic Danube River Cruise

Cruise: November 11-18, 2018 from $2,049 per person
Cruise-Tour: November 8-18, 2018 from $2,829 per person
Ports of Call: Vilshofen, Passau, Linz, Weissenkirchen, Vienna, Bratislava, Budapest
and by land: Prague and Regensburg (3 nights)
Winery: Dr. Konstantin Frank Wines – Hammondsport, New York
Wine Host: Fred Frank, Owner & Master Winemaker

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Madroña Vineyards- Taste of Bordeaux River Cruise

Cruise: November 15-22, 2018 from $2,648 per person
Cruise-Tour: November 13-25, 2018 from $4,269 per person
Ports of Call: Bordeaux, Cadillac, Pauillac, Blaye, Bourg, Libourne, Cubzac, and by land Paris + Tours & Amboise
Winery: Madroña Vineyards — Camino, California
Wine Host: Paul Bush – Winemaker

Paul Bush (vineyard grape bite)