What could be more enjoyable than the wind blowing through your hair has you coast downhill on a bicycle through wine country? And what if the vineyards and wineries were along the Danube, Douro, Mosel, Rhine, Rhone, and Seine Rivers?
Wine cruises are quickly becoming a growing passion among the novice and sommeliers. Starting this November, AmaWaterways showcases acclaimed vineyards and wineries on their Wine Cruises. Hosts include:
Bob and Jodi Dickinson, Camillus House, Miami, FL
Michael and Stephanie Honig, Honig Vineyard and Winery, Rutherford, CA
Barry Wiss, Trichero Family Estates, St Helena, CA
Eric Glomski, Page Spring Cellars, Corneville, AZ
Sam Pillsubry, Pillsbury Wine Company, Cottonwood, AZ
Christopher Silva, St Francis Winery and Vineyards, Santa Rosa, CA
Holly Howell, Finger Lakes Wine Alliance, Corning, NY
Mark Johnson, Chateau Chantal Winery, Traverse City, MI
Carissa Chappellet, Chappellet Winery, Napa Valley, CA
Archie McLaren, Central Coast Wine Classic
Len and Marisa Crispino, Foreign Affairs Winery, Vineland Station, ON
Brian Heath, Grape Creek Vineyards, Frericksburg, TX
Jean Marc Epinasse, Domanie Rouge-Blueu, France
Lee Fuqua, Fuqua Winery, Dallas, TX
Hosts will present insightful wine-themed lectures. They may also cover other topics including the history of brewing beer, the uniqueness of Calvados, or the production of sparkling wine.
What else can you expect?
-Excursions to historic vineyards and cellars
-Learn about the regions' centuries-old wine traditions
-Sample award-winning vintages
What other features are included?
-Bicycles to ride in port
-Internet and Infotainment
-Wine, beer and soft drinks for lunch and dinner
-Wi-Fi and in-room Hollywood movies
-Shore excursions with personal headsets
Wine cruises are in a class of their own and are an epicurean, unforgettable experience. This is a fantastic opportunity to learn more about wine from expert onboard hosts, visit historic vineyards and private wine cellars, meet local growers and savor some delicious regional vintages!
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Get in touch with me today so I can connect you with the best wine cruise of your life. Ask about the wine cruise specials for November 2013, including savings per stateroom, onboard credit and complimentary stateroom upgrade.