Burgundy conjures up dreamy images of gorgeous vineyards, misty landscapess and historic small villages with winding roads. Château de Chamirey is all that and then some. Located in Mercurey, the main village of the Cote Chalonnaise. Overlooking the village of Chamirey, the chateau and was built in the 18th century. Influenced by the Italian architecture, looking down on French garden. Picturesque and quaint, it is now the family home of 5th generation vintner, Amaury Devillard.
The Devillard’s roots started in Mercurey in the XIIth century. Beyond Mercurey, the Devillards have domaines in Nuits-Saint-Georges, Givry, Mâcon, and Pouilly-Fuissé. With over fifty percent of their vineyards designated as Premier Cru, and quite a few Grand Crus, the Devillards understand the importance of price to quality ratio; their wines are accessible to everyone.
Join the dynamic Amaury Devillard for a 5-course wine tasting and dinner that will be filled with tales of his family and great insight into the “other Burgundy” – the Côte Chalonnaise and beyond that is top of mind today for Burgundy lovers. This is a region on the rise and garnering great press and collector’s attention!
The dinner will take place in a private residence with just 20 guests, beginning with a Champagne reception featuring Veuve Clicquot La Grande Dame.