Our discovery workshops

Wines & Cheeses

Come and discover the wine making process of our still and sparkling white wines, in the heart of our caves

Following a tour of the winery, we offer a guided tasting of our wines accompanied by a selection of cheeses. You will sample a selection of our still white wines: sec, sec tendre, moelleux in addition to our sparkling wines. 

Upon request, we will include a tasting of red wines from the nearby region of Chinon produced by the Pierre and Bertrand Couly winery.

  • Presentation available all year long, Monday through Saturday, 10:00 to 12:30 and 2:30 to 6:30 
  • Duration: 1 hour 
  • 40 euros for a group of 1 to 4 people and 10 euros per person thereafter, starting with the 5th guest. Chinon red wine tasting is an additional 2.50 euros per person.
  • Presentation by reservation only. In case of cancellation, we thank you for notifying us 24 hours in advance.

 

Chef & Vigneron workshop

Chateau Gaudrelle & TOUrS A TABLE

Come and discover the wine making process of our still and sparkling white wines, in the heart of our caves.  

Settled in one of the galleries, we will begin by tasting our Brut Millésimé as a starter. Once equipped with kitchen ustensils, it's your turn ! Leaded by the Chef, you will prepare your dishes from fresh, local and seasonal products. This workshop will offer you a good moment with people passionate by French gastronomy. 

We suggest you then to continue the wine and food tasting at the table. It will be the opportunity to perfect your skills on food and wine pairing, trying yours dishes with Vouvray wines we previously selected. your beautiful little dishes of our vouvrays previously selected by us . 

  • Presentation available all year long, Monday through Friday, for lunch or dinner (10:30am to 1:00pm or 6:30pm to 9:00pm) 
  • Duration: 2 hours and 30 minutes
  • Presentation available for groups of 2 to 10 people. Price range from  215 euros to 105 euros according to the number of participants
  • Presentation by reservation only. In case of cancellation, we thank you for notifying us 1 week in advance.  

Wine Games

Following a tour of the winery, test your wine knowledge with our original Chateau Gaudrelle wine game! 

Taste "testing", matching wines with cheeses, questions relative to the profession that allows you to test your wine knowledge in a playful and informative way. This one-of-a-kind game equally enforces the team spirit between you and your friends.

  • Presentation available all year long, Monday through Friday, 10:00 to 12:30 and 2:30 to 6:30 
  • Duration: 2 hours 
  • 25 euros per person. Includes the visit of the winery and a prize for the winners. 
  • Presentation available for groups of 9 to 30 people, by reservation only. In case of cancellation, we thank you for notifying us 24 hours in advance.  

 

Boat Cruise & Wine Tasting on the Loire

Live an unforgettable moment on the royal river and embark on a voyage of sense and taste with our boatman.  The Loire is protected by the global heritage counsel of the UNESCO - United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization. This trip offers you the chance to explore the wildlife and vegetation of the last remaining wild river in Europe, all while tasting the wines of Chateau Gaudrelle and a selection of specialty hors d'oeuvres from the region.  

During the wine tasting, you will discover the charm and the delicacy of our white wines: sec, sec tendre, moelleux, along with our traditional sparkling Brut Millésimé. Through our wines you will discover the region of Vouvray and together we will share a unique moment in a purely traditional French experience.

  • Presentation offered all year long, Monday through Friday.
  • Duration : 1hour or 2 hours
  • For groups of 2 to 10 people: 20 euros + privatization of La Rabouilleuse (contact Clément on 0033-695-393-200); For groups over 12 people: 15 euros + privatization of Le Saint Martin de Tours (contact Georges on 0033-247-526-888)
  • Private visit available by reservation . In case of cancellation, we thank you for notifying us 48 hours in advance.