the envy of the wine world
Discover the true taste of Burgundy’s appellations, viticulture and winemaking from the heart of the largest privately owned Clos in the Cote d’Or, founded in 1726. Our Wine Experiences are expertly tailored for wine novices, intermediates and seasoned wine enthusiasts. Whether you are new to wine, pursuing a lifetime passion or want to dive deeper into the nuances of Burgundy, our experiences are educational, entertaining and provide something special for everyone.
Meet Our Wine Advisors
Our Wine Experiences are hosted by sommeliers and Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) trained professionals.
Our Wine Advisors offer a thoughtful and authoritative approach to help you learn about the history of wine, biodynamic vineyard management, our signature winemaking techniques and how to taste wine correctly.
Groups are limited in size to eight participants in order to provide a convivial environment where you will feel comfortable asking questions, interact with other visitors and develop your wine IQ.
The Route des Grands Crus
Château de Pommard is the next stop south from Beaune, the heart of Burgundy. We can be found along the famed Route des Grands Crus. Our Wine Experiences take place onsite and in our Wine Experience Center, a place designed to expand your mind and pleasure your senses. At a size of 20 hectares, Clos Marey-Monge, now a UNESCO World Heritage Site, provides the ideal classroom to connect with the savoir faire that makes Burgundy wine the most desired in the world.
Our Incredible Wine Experiences
Discover the acclaimed UNESCO World Heritage Climats of Burgundy, and untangle the myriad of mosaics that make up the wines, villages and appellations of Burgundy’s Côte de Nuits and Côte de Beaune.
Pinot Noir is a favorite grape of sommeliers and wine lovers alike. Winemakers try to tame this temperamental cépage, but it always obeys mother nature – it’s why each terroir and every vintage produces something new. Explore the delicate subtleties and nuances of this multi-faceted varietal in its historic birthplace with our Pinot Noir Experience.
Take a journey with us through the famous Chardonnay appellations and villages of Burgundy to learn about how terroir, nature, oak varietals and aging affects everyone’s favorite white wine grape. Fascinating secrets about Auxey-Duresses, Chassagne-Montrachet, Ladoix, Meursault, and many more, await your discovery.
If you’ve ever dreamed of becoming a trained wine professional, but just never found the time, this is your chance of a lifetime. Our Sommelier Experience will teach you the essentials that professionally trained sommeliers learn in their studies and on the job. Become a wine expert in just a few hours with knowledge that will impress your friends for days.
Château de Pommard is delighted to offer a limited number of guests the opportunity to take part in the 2017 Clos Marey-Monge Vendanges Experience. Hand-pick grapes among the vines of Clos Marey-Monge, get picky at the sorting table and participate in the start of the vinification process, as you work and play alongside our team. This is an experience of a lifetime.
It’s never too early to discover the wonders of nature! For those aged 5 to 17, join a member of our team and discover the lifecycle of our vineyard and how grapes transform into wine. Afterwards, a special tasting of biodynamic fruit syrups can be swirled, sipped and savored at leisure.
All Wine Experiences are by reservation only.
Wine experiences are available every day from 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. from April 1 to November 30.
and from Thursday to Monday from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. from December 1 to March 18.
Our Tasting Room also offers tastings for visitors without reservations, available at our Welcome Desk.