Chimney Rock Winery

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 
 
Join your host, Elizabeth Vianna, and your fellow group members for an one-hour, open-bar Welcome Reception with passed hors d'oeuvres and Chimney Rock wines. 
 



Seminar & Tastings

July 21, 2017
A Reflection of Time and Place
2011 - 2014 Vertical Tasting of Chimney Rock's Elevage

July 26, 2017
A Lesson in Micro Climates in Stags Leap District
A tasting of Chimney Rock's 2010 Single Vineyard Vintages




Winemakers' Dinner 
A gourmet, multi-course, wine-paired meal will be served in Tuscan Steak specialty restaurant. Each course will be paired with Chimney Rock wines.
   
 

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Personally escorted by Chimney Rock Winemaker Elizabeth Vianna
  • Private parties, special tastings & winemaker's dinner
  • Optional 2-night pre-cruise Barcelona package
  • Optional shore excursions exclusive to the group
  • FREE Airfare
  • FREE dining at all specialty restaurants
  • Finest cuisine at sea curated by world-renowned Master Chef Jacques Pèpin
  • FREE unlimited Internet
  • FREE shore tours, beverage package, or shipboard credits with OLife Choice

ABOUT the EXPERT(s)


Elizabeth Vianna
Winemaker & General Manager
Chimney Rock 

INCLUDES

  • 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

DOESN'T INCLUDE

  • Airport transfers
  • Optional shore tours
  • All items of a personal nature

REVIEWS

"We were absolutely delighted with the onboard wine program. We came, we drank, we learned, we had fun!" C. & D. Crawford (DeWinton, AB, Canada)

"Fabulous Experience. The whole experience exceeded our expectations. This was truly a trip of a lifetime."  T. Downey (Butte, MT)


AWARDS and RATINGS



93 Pts.
2012 Cabernet Sauvignon
Stags Leap District
Ganymede Vineyard

92 Pts.
2012 Cabernet Sauvignon 
Stags Leap District
Tomahawk Vineyard