Michelin star chef’s wine and food pairing
A unique gourmet experience in the Dordogne mid way between Bordeaux and Sarlat
A wine and food pairing created by Vincent Lucas, Michelin star chef of Etincelles, in collaboration with Caro Feely. The experience starts with a visit of Feely organic, biodynamic vineyard followed by tasting 4 Feely natural wines and 4 taster pairings created by Vincent Lucas then ends with Bovetti organic chocolates and Feely wines.
Chateau Feely can cater for vegetarians, vegans and food intolerances/ allergies. Minimum booking is 2 people and maximum 20 people.
Price: 40 euro per person
Timing: Monday to Saturday 16h30 to 18h30 (earlier also possible by request and depending on availability) reservation at least 24 hours in advance.
The food and wine pairings in 2019
• Feely Sincerité, a zesty pure sauvignon blanc grown on limestone with fresh citrus flavours and minerality is paired with peas, lemon, fennel, creamy cauliflower and roasted almonds.
• Feely Générosité, a dry barrel aged sémillon with notes of vanilla, apple pie and apricot compote is paired with a savoury ‘riz au lait’ infused with radish, beet shoots and grilled buckwheat.
• Feely Résonance, a pure merlot aged in stainless steel with a touch of smoke and minerality from flint and limestone is paired with a fluffy quinoa biscuit (savoury cake) with leeks, black olives and parsley served with local smoked duck (or with olive tapenade for vegetarians).
• Feely Grâce, a merlot cabernet sauvignon blend 100% barrel aged with a shortbread pie with mashed zucchini and prunes, sweet spices and a coconut-crusted cocoa crust.
Guests continue the pairing voyage with 3 Bovetti organic chocolates also produced in the Périgord and 3 Feely wines followed by a finale of organic coffee or tea or fresh mint from the Feely potager.
Chateau Feely is winner of the Gold Trophy for education and valorisation of ecological practices at the first French Wine Tourism Competition in 2019 and the has been awarded the Tripadvisor certificate of excellence for more than 5 years. You can also experience a half day wine tour, full day wine tour, and multi day gourmet experiences with us – see multi day wine tours.