Loire Valley Natural Wine Tasting at Sunset

Food, Wine & Nightlife in Saumur

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Enjoy the breathtaking view of the JEAN 2 restaurant terrace, facing the Loire and the Château de Montsoreau. In a relaxed atmosphere and accompanied by the chef of the restaurant, discover a selection of natural wines and the best organic dishes that our valley has to offer. Admire the exceptional sunset over the Loire, the "Light River"  that inspired artists such as Flaubert, Turner, Rodin and Alexandre Dumas. We love what we do! Let us show you why.
On arrival, the restaurant's chef welcomes you on the rooftop terrace of the restaurant JEAN 2, located within the walls of the Château de Montsoreau, in the historical kitchen of the castle. Your guide will tell you about the village of Montsoreau, one of the most beautiful villages in France located in the Loire Valley, classified World Heritage by Unesco. You will also discover the architecture of this exceptional building, the only Château de la Loire built directly in the riverbed and the first Château de la Loire of the Renaissance period. After some explanations on the history of the castle, you will start tasting natural wines and local products (french cheese, delicatessen...) while admiring the boats passing on the Loire at sunset. Six different wines will be offered for tasting. The chef will indicate the origin of each wine and will give you indications on the vinemakers. Hearing a nice music you will relax as you enjoy the incredible view.  2-hour wine tasting at sunsetEnjoy the amazing panoramic view on the Loire river and the Château de MontsoreauTry local favorites such as rillons, local goat cheese and delicatessen Taste six different natural wines from local winemakers of the Loire Valley  Confirmation will be received at time of bookingLegal drinking age in France is 18. Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if requiredstart time : 20hend time : 22h  Small-group wine tasting limited to 15 people ensures a more personalized experience

What’s included

  • Beverages
  • Food tasting
  • Wine tasting

What’s not included

  • Lunch
  • Lunch
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Hotel pickup
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option not selected)
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • DVD (available to purchase)
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)