Rombauer Vineyards
2018 Mediterranean Wine Cruise
Oceania Cruises' Riviera

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 
Sept. 24
Join your hosts and your fellow group members for an one-hour Welcome Reception and Rombauer Vineyards wines. 

Seminars & Tastings 
Sept. 27 & Oct. 1
Enjoy the fine wines of Rombauer Vineyards.  Details and tasting lists to follow.


Winemakers' Dinner 
Sept. 29
A gourmet, multi-course, wine-paired meal will be served in one of the onboard specialty restaurants.  Each course will be paired with Rombauer Vineyards wine. 


Farewell Reception
Oct. 3
Raise your glass to new found friends and memories to last a lifetime.


Wine Program Highlights:
  • Personally escorted by Reagan Rombauer Blackwood  
  • Private events including a welcome reception, hosted wine seminar & tasting, and winemaker’s dinner featuring Rombauer wines
  • Food & Wine Trails' optional 2-night pre-cruise Rome & Umbria package
  • Access to private-to-the-group wine-themed optional shore tours
  • Free pre-paid gratuities and $150 shipboard credit per stateroom for early bookings
Cruise Highlights:
  • 10-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


Reagan Rombauer Blackwood  


  • 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 pre-cruise & shore tours
  • Travel insurance
  • All items of a personal nature


"The highlight of our trip was the Tuscany wine trip.  The tour and meal were fantastic.  Our tour guide was outstanding.  The chef at the winery was phenomenal."

E. Vaughn & T. Healy (Manhattan Beach, CA.)


93 pts. plus Top 100 Wines of the World list
2016 Caneros Chardonnay

90 pts.
2013 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

90 pts.
2013 Carneros Merlot