Davis Family Vineyards

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, Guy Davis, and your fellow group members for an one-hour, open-bar Welcome Reception with passed hors d'oeuvres and Davis Family Vineyards wine. 
 



Seminar & Tastings

October 30, 2017   and   November 4, 2017
Enjoy tastings of Davis Family Vineyards wines recently awarded by Wine Enthusiast:
93 pts. 2015 White Rhone Blend, Cuvee Luke
93 pts. 2015 Estate Chardonnay
93 pts. 2014 Dutton Ranch Pinot Noir

93 pts 2014 Rosé de Noir, Dutton Ranch Pinot Noir Sparkling
and more award-winning surprises!



Winemakers' Dinner 
 
A gourmet, multi-course, wine-paired meal will be served in either Toscana, PoloJacques, or Polo Grill . Each course will be paired with Davis Family Vineyards wine.
 
View sample winemaker's dinner menus from past cruises:  
 
         
 
TOSCANA MENU                             JACQUES MENU                                    POLO MENU

HIGHLIGHTS

Wine Program Highlights
  • Personally escorted by Guy Davis and celebrating Davis Family Vineyards' 20th Anniversary
  • Onboard wine education program with Davis Family wines 
  • Private events including a Welcome Reception, wine tastings, and winemakers’ dinner
  • Exclusive optional 2-night pre-cruise package in Athens and the Nemea wine region
  • Access to private wine and food-focused shore tours 
  • Free pre-paid gratuities and $150 shipboard credit for early bookings
 Cruise Highlights:
  • 10-Day Mediterranean cruise on luxurious ship, Marina
  • Finest cuisine at sea, served in a variety of open-seating restaurants, all at no charge
  • Gourmet cuisine curated by world-renowned Master Chef Jacques Pépin
  • Epicurean enrichment programs, including immersive Culinary Discovery Tours 
  • Specialty restaurants including Red Ginger, Toscana, Jacques, Polo Grill and only Wine Spectator sponsored restaurant at sea, La Reserve
  • Free Internet package PLUS your choice of 8 FREE shore excursions, beverage package or $800 per stateroom shipboard credit with OLife Choice 

INCLUDES

  • Shipboard accommodations
  • Roundtrip economy class 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)

"Great people, excellent events! The first cruise event was phenomenal and the planning was exceptional."
L. & S. Bronner (Peetskill, NY)

AWARDS and RATINGS



 

2015 White Rhone Blend Cuvee Luke
93 pts.

2015 Estate Chardonnay
93 pts.

2014 Dutton Ranch Pinot Noir
93 pts

2014 Horshoe Bend Pinot Noir
92 pts.