The majestic scenario of Ashford Castle will serve as the setting for a very special wine dinner this 13th of February. As part of the five-star Winemakers Dinner Series 2018, they’ll host an intimate evening with Lilian Barton, Director and Winemaker at Château Léoville-Barton in the Saint-Julien appellation of Bordeaux.
The Léoville-Barton Wine Dinner will start with a memorable welcome at Ashford Castle’s luxurious and atmospheric
cellars, which will be followed by an exquisite tasting dinner in the elegant Connaught Room.
Guests can turn the visit into a marvellous overnight stay and enjoy a the comfort of a Corrib double room, waking up to a delectable full Irish breakfast. A package including the wine dinner, overnight stay and breakfast is priced at €585.00 per room.
This exclusive dining experience can also be enjoyed by non residents of the hotel, priced at €195 per person.
The Barton family’s has nearly two centuries of history and their passion for wine is reflected in the elegance and consistency of Château Léoville Barton.
In 1855, the estate, which lies within the iconic terroir of Saint Julien in the Médoc, was classified as a 2nd Grand Cru Classé.