Trip Calendar

JUNE 2018

Jessup Cellars & Handwritten Wines - Taste of Bordeaux River Cruise

Cruise: June 21-28, 2018 from $3,449 per person
Cruise-Tour: June 19 – July 1, 2018 from $5,369 per person
Ports of Call: Bordeaux, Cussac-Fort-Medoc, Blaye, Bourg, Libourne, Bordeaux
Winery: Jessup Cellars and Handwritten Wines – Yountville, California
Wine Hosts: Tracy McArdle – General Manager and Philip O’Conor – 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, Bordeaux
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 $3,648 per person
Cruise-Tour: July 16-26, 2018 from $5,243 per person
Ports of Call: Paris, Vernon/Giverny, Caudebec-en-Caux, Le Havre, Rouen, Les Andelys, Paris
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 4-7, 2018 from $4,683 per person
Ports of Call: Porto, Entre-os-Rios, Regua, Vega Terron and Barca D’Alva
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 $3,448 per person
Cruise-Tour: October 23-November 5, 2018 from $5,878 per person
Ports of Call: Lyon, Vienne, Tournon, Nimes, Avignon, Les Baux & Arles
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, Vienna, Krems, Weissenkirchen, Ybbs, Grein, Linz, Passau, Vilshofen
Winery: Elk Cove – Gaston, Oregon
Wine Host: Shirley Brooks, Brand Ambassador

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Vineyard Grant James — Captivating Rhine River Cruise

Cruise: November 5-12, 2018 from $2,198 per person
Cruise-Tour: April 12-16, 2018 from $3,878 per person
Ports of Call: Amsterdam, Cologne, Koblenz, Rhine Gorge/Rudesheim, Mannheim/Heidelberg, Strasbourg, Breisach, Basel
Winery: Vineyard Grant James –  Ramona, California
Wine Host: Susanne Sapier – Co-Owner and Winemaker

Susanne Sapier (with wine bottles)

Muscardini Cellars — Romantic Danube River Cruise

Cruise: November 9-16, 2018 from $2,698 per person
Cruise-Tour: November 6-16, 2018 from $3,683 per person
Ports of Call: Budapest, Vienna, Weissenkirchen, Linz, Passau, Vilshofen
Winery: Muscardini Cellars – Kenwood, California
Wine Host: Michael Muscardini, Owner & Winemaker

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Dr. Konstantin Frank Wines — Romantic Danube River Cruise

Cruise: November 11-18, 2018 from $2,348 per person
Cruise-Tour: November 8-18, 2018 from $3,333 per person
Ports of Call: Vilshofen, Passau, Linz, Weissenkirchen, Vienna, Bratislava, Budapest
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 $3,448 per person
Cruise-Tour: November 13-25, 2018 from $5,368 per person
Ports of Call: Bordeaux, Cadillac, Pauillac, Blaye, Bourg, Libourne, Cubzac, Bordeaux
Winery: Madroña Vineyards — Camino, California
Wine Host: Paul Bush – Winemaker

Paul Bush (vineyard grape bite)

APRIL 2019

Spann Vineyards - Taste of Bordeaux River Cruise

Cruise: April 25-May 2, 2019 from $3,248 per person
Cruise-Tour: April 21- May 5, 2019 from $5,828 per person
Ports of Call: Bordeaux, Cadillac, Pauillac, Blaye. Bourg, Libourne, Bordeaux
Winery: Spann Vineyards — Kenwood, California
Wine Host: Betsy & Peter Spann – Owners/Operators

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MAY 2019

Koenig Vineyards - Colors of Provence Rhone River Cruise

Cruise: May 2 – May 9, 2019 from $3,248 per person
Cruise-Tour: April 29 – May 12, 2019 from $5,828 per person
Ports of Call: Lyon, Collognes, Vienne, Tournon, Avignon, Arles
Winery: Koenig Vineyards
Wine Host: Greg Koenig – Owner & Winemaker

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Sinor-Lavallee Winery & Delius Restaurant - Enticing Douro River Cruise & Tour

Cruise-Tour: May 14 – May 25, 2019 from $5,425 per person
Ports of Call: Porto, Entre-Os-Rios, Regua, Pinhao, Vega Terron and Salamanca
Wine Hosts:
Mike & Cheri Sinor – Owners Sinor-Lavallee Wines
Dave & Louise Solzman – Owners of Delius Restaurant

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Dave and Louise (Delius Restaurant)

JUNE 2019

Peachy Canyon - Flavors of Portugal & Spain Cruise/Tour

Cruise-Tour: June 11 – June 22, 2019 from $5,145 per person
Ports of Call: Porto, Entre-Os-Rios, Regua, Pinhao, Vega Terron, Valladolid, Madrid
Winery: Peachy Canyon Winery, Paso Robles CA
Wine Host: 
Douglas P. Beckett, Owner

PHOTO – 2010 Doug and Nancy toasting

JULY 2019

Baileyana, Tangent & True Myth- Romantic Danube River Cruise

Cruise: July 19 – July 26, 2019 from $3,349 per person
Cruise-Tour: July 16 – July 26, 2019 from $4,189 per person
Ports of Call: Vilshoffen, Passau, Linz, Cesky Krumlov, Weissenkirchen, Durnstein, Vienna, Bratislava
Winery: Niven Family Wine Estates, San Juan Capistrano, CA
Wine Host:
 Rob Takigawa – Director of Winemaking

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AUGUST 2019

Schweiger Vineyards - Enticing Douro River Cruise

Cruise: August 6 – August 13, 2019 from $3,248 per person
Cruise-Tour: August 6 – August 17, 2019 from $5,828 per person
Ports of Call: Porto, Entre-Os-Rios, Regua, Pinhao, Vega Terron, Valladolid, Madrid
Winery: Schweiger Vineyards, St Helena, CA
Wine Hosts: Sally & Fred Schweiger – Founders of Schweiger Vineyards

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Charles Krug - Taste of Bordeaux River Cruise

Cruise: August 1 – August 8, 2019 from $3,899 per person
Cruise-Tour: July 28 – August 11, 2019 from $5,739 per person
Ports of Call: Bordeaux, Cadillac, Pauillac, Blaye. Bourg, Libourne, Bordeaux
Winery: Charles Krug Winery, St. Helena, CA
Wine Hosts: Peter and Katie Mondavi of Charles Krug Winery

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NOVEMBER 2019

Brooks Winery - Enticing Douro River Cruise

Cruise-Tour: November 1 – November 12, 2019 from $4,884 per person
Ports of Call: Porto, Entre-Os-Rios, Regua, Pinhao, Vega Terron, Valladolid, Madrid
Winery: Brooks Wines, Amity, OR
Wine Hosts: Janie Brooks-Heuck – General Manager, Brooks Wines

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