Schramsberg & Davies Vineyards
2018 Wine 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 on July 22nd
Gather with your hosts and fellow group members for an open-bar cocktail hour with passed hors d'oeuvres. 
 
 
Seminar & Tastings on July 26th
Details and tastings list to be advised

 
 
Farewell Party and Winemaker's Dinner on July 31st
A gourmet, multi-course, wine-paired meal will be served in either Toscana or Jacques specialty restaurant.
Each course will be expertly paired to a wine selection from Schramsberg and Davies Vineyards.
View a sample winemaker's dinner menu from past cruises:  
 
SAMPLE TOSCANA MENU                      SAMPLE JACQUES MENU

HIGHLIGHTS

Wine Program Highlights:
  • Personally escorted by Hugh & Monique Davies
  • Private events including a Welcome Reception, hosted wine seminars, and winemaker’s dinner featuring the wines of Schramsberg & Davies Vineyards
  • Access to private group wine-theme shore tours 
  • Exclusive, optional 2-night pre-cruise package in Athens
  • Free pre-paid gratuities and $150 shipboard credit for early bookings
 
Cruise Highlights:
  • 10-Night 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
  • Espicurean 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 6 FREE shore excursions, FREE beverage package or $600 shipboard credit

ABOUT the EXPERT(s)



Hugh and Monique Davies
Vitners, Schramsberg & Davies Vineyards

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

REVIEWS

"This wasn't our first cruise, but it was our first wine cruise.  We had an exceptionally wonderful time with our Schramsberg friends and we're looking forward to traveling with them again"
R. & A. Heiberg (Galveston, TX)

AWARDS and RATINGS



Schramsberg
2007 J. Schram, North Coast
91 pts.

Schramsberg
2012 Brute Rose, North Coast
92 pts.

Davies Vineyards
2012 J. Davies Cabernet Sauvignon, Estate
Diamond Mountain District, Napa Valley
93 pts.

Davies Vineyards
2013 Pinot Noir
Ferrington Vineyards, Anderson Valley
91 pts.