Foxen Vineyard & Winery
2019 Douro River 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 events, and dinners.

Welcome Reception and Dinner served with Foxen Wines
October 20, 2019

Wine-Paired Dinner with Foxen Wines
October 23, 2019

Seminar & Tasting
October 24, 2019

Farewell Reception & Dinner
October 26, 2019



Wine Program Highlights
  • Cruise personally hosted by Foxen Vineyard & Winery's William Doré and Jenny Williamson-Doré 
  • Onboard welcome & farewell receptions, dinners, wine tasting and seminar 
  • Food & Wine Trails optional pre-cruise Madrid land program
  • Wine-themed optional shore excursions in select ports
  • $100 per person shipboard credit for early bookings


Cruise Highlights

  • 8-day roundtrip Porto cruise on Uniworld's Queen Isabel
  • Uniworld's All Inclusive Experience
  • Captain's Welcome and Farewell Receptions
  • Visit to UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Uniworld complimentary guided shoreside tours  


Dick Doré, Foxen Founder & Co-owner
Jenny Williamson-Doré, Foxen Marketing


  • Accommodations aboard Queen Isabel
  • All meals & entertainment on ship
  • Unlimited wine, beer, spirits, soft drinks, specialty coffee, tea and bottle water
  • All onboard gratuities
  • Airport transfers to ship on arrival / departure dates
  • Uniworld complimentary shore excursions
  • Complimentary Internet & WiFi
  • Complimentary use of bicycles  
  • Captain's Welcome and Farewell Gala Dinners


  • Roundtrip Air
  • Food & Wine Trails pre-cruise programs  
  • Food & Wine Trails exclusive wine themed shore tours  
  • Premium wine and spirits
  • All items of a personal nature


Foxen went out of their way to be unbelievable hosts and are great people.  It was unbelievable how much wine they provided at all tastings and get-togethers.  They made the cruise!

D. Hochberger (Coral Springs, FL.)


95 pts.
2014 Pinot Noir
John Sebastíano Vineyard

94 pts.
2015 Chardonnay
Bíen Nacído Vineyard, Block UU

94 pts.
2013 Syrah
Williamson-Doré Vineyard