The Tour De France is well underway, consisting of 21 stages, which spans the length of the entire country and the following video looks at the how you can create your own Tour De France but taking in many of the best of France’s wine regions.


Seen interviewed, Gerard Basset is the World Champion Sommelier and the only man to ever have the Master of Wine, Master Sommelier and MBA wine honours.  


In 2011, Gerard was appointed with an OBE- Officer of the Order of the British Empire which recognised his contributions to British hospitality; he then became Decanter’s Man of the Year 2013 along with the top of the wine elite.


The Tour De France spans 3,479 kilometres and it is the best time to make sure some of the best wine regions in France are brought to light. Gerard Basset will give you his expert opinion on the region’s most popular wines that will break up your journey pamper your palate.



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