The Grand Depart of the Tour De France gives us a grand excuse to use the tour to discover some French hidden gems. After leaving Brest the Tour visits; The Loire Valley, Rhone, South West France, the Pyrenees and Bordeaux. Regions of France that are home to some classic as well as rare and very interesting and unusual grapes and wines as well as local cheese charcuterie to nibble alongside the wines.
A wine tasting for all of you MAMILs and Francophiles out there.
Newcastle Wine School will chase down 6 exceptional wines to enjoy during the 2021 Tour. Wines you can enjoy in front of the TV highlights and that reflect the iconic climbs and dramatic scenery of the Tour de France.
Which will be your favourite and carry off the coveted yellow jersey..