Christopher Creek & Fritz Underground Winery
2018 Mediterranean Cruise

Onboard Programs

A F&WT wine cruise is two programs rolled into one. You have all the onboard entertainment and creature-comforts of a deluxe cruise, plus a private-to-the-group,
educational wine program with private parties, tastings, seminars and a winemaker's dinner.

Welcome Reception & Farewell Toast
August 23 & 29


Join your host and your fellow group members for a Welcome Reception & Farewell Toast served with wines of Christopher Creek and Fritz Underground


Casual Wine Hour  
August 25  

Mingle with fellow wine enthusiasts and raise a glass to a memorable journey



Winemakers' Dinner
August 27


A gourmet, multi-course, wine-paired meal will be served in one of the onboard specialty restaurants.  
Each course will be paired with host wines.




Wine Program Highlights:
  • Personally hosted by Dominic Foppoli of Christopher Creek Winery and Clayton Fritz of Fritz Underground Winery
  • Private events including a welcome reception, casual wine hour,  winemaker’s dinner featuring host wines and farewell toast
  • Optional wine-themed Food & Wine Trails' shore tour in Saint-Tropez
  • Free pre-paid gratuities and $100 shipboard credit for early bookings
Cruise Highlights:
  • 7-Day cruise on Oceania Cruises' luxurious ship, Riviera
  • Finest Cuisine At Sea, served in a variety of distinctive open-seating restaurants, all at no additional charge
  • Gourmet cuisine curated by world-renowned Master Chef Jacques Pépin
  • Epicurean enrichment programs, including immersive Culinary Discovery tours in select ports
  • Specialty restaurants including the renowned Red Ginger, Toscana, Jacques, Polo Grill, and the only Wine Spectator sponsored restaurant at sea, La Reserve
  • FREE Internet package PLUS your choice of 4 FREE shore excursions, FREE beverage package or $400 shipboard credit per stateroom


Dominic Foppoli
Christopher Creek Winery

Clayton Fritz
Fritz Underground Winery


  • Shipboard accommodations
  • Roundtrip air to Europe
  • Ocean transportation
  • All meals & entertainment on ship
  • FREE unlimited soft drinks, cappuccino, espresso, and teas
  • Onboard Wine Education Program


  • Airport transfers
  • Optional Food & Wine Trails pre-cruise & shore tours
  • Travel insurance
  • All items of a personal nature


Food & Wine Trails did an outstanding job with all aspects of the cruise.  We were extremely impressed and hope to have an opportunity to travel with F&WT again.

L. & D. Fahl (Leesburg, VG)