Sous l'olivier, la vigne
During a weekend in Drôme Provençale, you will discover everything about olives and vine.
The highlights of your stay:
• Visit of a vineyard
• Visit of a traditionnal filter factory (unique in France !)
• Visit of a handmade vinegar factory
• Rustic picnic
• Local and gourmet dinner at a restaurant
• Night in a bed & breakfast
10:00am : Welcome to the tourist office of Nyons
You will receive your travel guide, indispensable element for your stay.
10h30 : Visit of the vineyard « Domaine du Rieu Frais » and rustic picnic, in Ste Jalle (18km)
You will discover throughout the visit, authentic and organic wines. You will learn about winemaking, livestock barrels and oak casks. The visit will end with wine tasting and a rustic picnic with local products.
2:30pm : Visit of the "Scourtinerie", in Nyons (16,8km)
Established in 1882, this factory makes "scourtin", a provençal word for filter of olive oil made with coconut fibre. Nowadays, we can visit the old workshop where they still produce "scourtin" for olive and wine industries, and also coloured carpets and tablemats.
3:30pm : Guided tour of the handmade vinegar factory « La Para », in Nyons (550m)
You will discover all the secrets of vinegar. Its origin, production and use. Raphaël Delaye Reynaud flavors the good "Côtes du Rhône" wines with local aromatic plants. These wines slowly turn into vinegar. Tasting after the visit.
From 4:00pm to 6:00pm : Welcome to your bed & breakfast "La Roseraie Drôme", in Condorcet (14km)
Located in the countryside and surrounded by mountains, your hosts will welcome you in charming setting at the heart of 2.5 hectares of land. Absolute tranquility...
7.30pm : Gourmet and local dinner at the restaurant "La Charrette Bleue", in Condorcet (5,4km)
Selected by the Michelin Guide (Bib Gourmand), La Charrette Bleue is an ancient coaching inn, located near from your guesthouse. Everything is home made with fresh local products. The cuisine is semi-gastronomique, local and creative. Menu: aperitif, starter, main course, cheese or dessert (drinks not included).
From 8:30am to 9:30am : Breakfast
11:30am-1:30pm : Discover our wine-producing region by the air!
Paragliding possible according to the weather. By reservation to the tourist office of Nyons (as a supplement of the stay price)
End of your stay.
GOOD TO KNOW:
Alcohol abuse is dangerous for your health.
Direct, Office de Tourisme des Baronnies en Drôme Provençale
- 04 75 26 10 35
- On-line booking
From 01/03 to 31/12.
Adult: 95 €.
Every single service provider of this stay has been "Vignobles and Découvertes" approved, which guarantees you reception and services of high qualities.
- Bank/credit card
- Chèques Vacances
- Credit transfer
- Chambre d'hôtes (bed and breakfast)
- Chambre d'hôtes (bed and breakfast) reference