7 pm – Departure from the Bordeaux Information Center, 12 cours du 30 Juillet
7 pm – 7.30 pm Trip to Château Pontac Monplaisir in the heart of Pessac-Léognan appellation.
7.30 pm – 8.30 pm Visit in Chateau Pontac Monplaisir ; in winter the night tour in the cellar and vat room is magic. The owner M. Maufras welcomes you and explains how important it is to respect the nature and the cycle of the seasons. The tasting of 3 wines (red and white) takes place in a charming room or in the garden, depending on the season.
8.30 – 9 pm Trip to Château Leognan with stops in front of the most beautiful chateaux of Pessac-Leognan
9 pm Dinner at the restaurant "Le Manège" owned by the château de Léognan and Best oOf Wine Tourism 2017. The former stables have been restored into a comfortable restaurant where you will enjoy a nice "cuisine du terroir".
In the menu you can choose among 4 first courses, 4 dishes and 4 desserts (still water and cafe are included). It varies according to the season.
3 glasses of wine from Château Léognan matched with dishes are commented French/English by the restaurant team.
- 1 glass of Blanc du Manège - AOC Graves
- 1 glass of Château Léognan – AOC Pessac-Léognan red
- 1 glass of Château Léognan – AOC Pessac-Léognan red (two different years)
11.30 pm – Midnight trip back to the Tourist Information Center or another place on request.
Appointment at 6.45 pm, Bordeaux Tourist Information Center 12 Cours du XXX Juillet
On Thursdays, all year, from 7 pm to midnight
Organized by Max le Chauffeur
124€ / person
Transportation by minivan, visit and tasting at château Pontac Monplaisir, dinner at the restaurant "Le Manège" at château de Léognan. Tour guided in French and in English.
This tour is open to adults only