5 May, 2018

The package includes the unlimited tasting of all the wines presented by the winegrowers in the village, lunch, a large bottle (pot) of 140cl of Epesses wine, a Vaudois sausage, a portion of cheese and your souvenir glass.

Come taste the 2017 Epesses vintage

The village is located in the heart of the vineyards of Lavaux. For only CHF 80.-, you will enjoy the full experience of wine tasting in the many cellars of the village, you will take away with you a traditional 1822 bottle (know as a pot) of 140 cl, and you will reminisce about your wonderful day with the Vaudois sausage, the portion of cheese and the souvenir tasting glass, which are all included in the your package.

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The CFF/SBB RailAway offer

This year again, the winegrowers of Epesses and the neighboring villages of Cully, Puidoux and Riex proudly welcome you to their annual wine festival and wine tasting. Come by train and stroll through the village from 9 AM to 5 PM and taste our wines.

If you are making an outwart/retourn journey by public transport, you benefit from 10% discount on the tasting package and 30% reduction on the train journey by purchasing an SBB RailAway offer. The RailAway combined offer is available at railway station ticket counters, from the Rail Service Helpdesk 0900 300 300 (CHF 1.19/min.) or online on sbb.ch/en/epesses

ACTIVITIES

Get ready for a friendly and eventful day in our village. Taste the wine, enjoy the food,  watch the traditional bottling of the wine, make new friends, discover the vineyards from the air by taking a helicopter flight, and so much more.

If you only want to taste the wines, you can do so all day long for only FRS 25.–.

Workshop «Terroirs de Lavaux»

The winemakers of the feast “Epesses new” and the office of Solum studies offer you the opportunity to expand your knowledge of the soil!

The tasting is free and open to all (18 years)

Accompanied tasting

The feast in the village is open from 10 AM to 4:15 PM non-stop.
Guided tour with a presentation of the areas of production (soils, characteristics, history) and wine tasting. The tour ends with a wine tasting competition to test our your newly acquired competencies as a wine connoisseur.

Musical animations

Le Trio 

SOS Rösti

Macadam Jazz Band

INFORMATION

Opening times of the wine cellars
From 9 AM to 17 PM; the winegrowers look forward to welcoming you in their wine cellars

Information center
Get to the “Point i” stand in the center of the village for any question you may have about the festival . The “Point i” also serves as small a souvenir shop.

Where do I pay?
Registers are located on either end of the village; packages will be on sale until 4 PM.

Helicopter flights
Make your day an adventure and see the stunning UNESCO landscapes from a bird’s eye! Board a helicopter on the east end of the village and be impressed by the beauty of our vineyards.
CHF 50.- adults | CHF 30.- children  

Enjoy your Lunch!
Your package includes a delicious lunch! Follow the signs to the center of the village and relax while enjoying delicious local specialties and mouth-watering delicacies.

Traditional wine bottling on the village square
Come the watch the winegrowers bottle their wine in traditional “1822” bottles; and don’t forget: you are taking one of these 140 cl pots home with you!

The Lavaux Express road train
Relax aboard our local road choo-choo train and enjoy the view on the vineyards of Dézaley, Lake Léman and the Alps.
The tour lasts c. 40 minutes; Train leaves from the center of the village.
Departures: 10:45, 12:15, 13:45, 15:15, 16:45
Price per person CHF 5.–.

WINEGROWERS

1. Baehler Philippe
Rte de la Corniche 6
1097 Riex
tél. 021 799 27 03
mobile 079 433 42 36
fax 021 799 07 03
 
2. Domaine Blondel

Chemin du Vigny 12
1096 Cully
tél. 021 799 31 92
fax 021 799 21 92
WEB

3. Bovard Denis

Rte de Treytorrens 4
1096 Cully
tél. 021 799 33 52
mobile 078 612 54 75
WEB

4. Domaine d’Aucrêt

Blanche Michel
Ch. de Bahyse-Dessus 2
CP 144
1096 Cully
tél. 021 779 36 75
WEB

5. Lambelet & Fils

Lambelet & Fils
Rue de la Mottaz
1098 Epesses
tél. 021 799 26 70

6. Domaine Mermetus

Valérie & Vincent Chollet
1091 Aran-Vilette
tél. 021 799 24 85
fax 021 799 14 82
WEB

7. Domaine de la Chenalettaz

Chevalley Jean-François
1096 Treytorrens/Cully
tél. 021 799 13 00
fax 021 799 39 21
WEB

8. Famille Fonjallaz & CO.

Agathe & Toni
Le Crêt-Dessus
Route de la Corniche 6-12
1098 Epesses
tél. 021 799 11 44
WEB

9. Dubois Fils SA

Route de la Corniche 32-34-36,
1098 Epesses
tél. 021 799 33 00
WEB

10. Dubois Frères SA

Le Petit Versailles
Chemin de Versailles 1
1096 Cully
tél. 021 799 22 22
fax: 021 799 22 54
WEB

11. Duboux Claude & Alexandre
Rue de la Mottaz 3
1098 Epesses - Vaud
tél. 021 799 30 12
 
 
12. Duboux Michel & Fils

Rue de la Mottaz 4
1098 Epesses
tél. 021 799 27 52
fax 021 799 27 69
WEB

13. Duboux Blaise

Sentier de Creyvavers 3
1098 Epesses
fixe: 021 799 18 80
mobile: 078 697 18 80
WEB

14. Fonjallaz Etienne & Louis

Le Crêt-Dessous
1098 Epesses
tél. 021 799 10 16
fax 021 799 10 14
mobile 079 332 21 18
WEB

15. Fonjallaz Pierre

En calamin,
Rte de vevey 57
1096 Cully
Tél. 021 799 16 59
fax 021 799 46 06
WEB

16. Fonjallaz-Spicher Pascal

la Place
1098 Epesses
tél. 021 799 37 56
fax 021 799 36 46
mobile 079 446 37 56
WEB

17. Fonjallaz Patrick
Ruelle du Petit Crêt 1
1098 Epesses
tél. 021 799 14 44
fax 021 799 21 71
 
 
18. Gaillard & Fils SA

Chemin du Mont 11
La Cornallaz
1098 Epesses
tél. 021 946 19 65
fax 021 946 10 31
mobile 079 417 99 37
WEB

19. Gay Jean-Marc
Le Crêt
1098 Epesses
tél. 021 799 31 88
mobile 079 285 77 13
fax0 21 799 40 36
 
20. Hegg & Fils

La Mottaz
1098 Epesses
tél. 021 799 27 77 / 021 799 14 51
fax 021 799 54 04

21. Massy Luc

Clos du Boux
Rte de la Corniche 11
1098 Epesses 
tél. 021 799 21 47
fax 021 799 32 50
WEB

22. Porchet Louis-Philippe

La Place
1098 Epesses
tél. 021 799 26 63
fax 021 799 26 88
mobile 079 401 73 64

23. Domaine Potterat

Rue du Temple 15
1096 Cully
tél. 021 799 15 63
fax 021 799 26 44
mobile 079 236 16 50

24. Rouge Philippe
Ch. de la Bastioule 2
1098 Epesses
tél 021 799 41 22
mobile 079 611 69 63
fax 021 799 34 89
25. Union Vinicole de Cully

Rue de la Gare 10
1096 Cully
tél. 021 799 12 96
fax 021 799 12 66
WEB