From the 1st of September until the 31st of October, the annual Sofitel Wine Days are celebrated at Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam. Over the last couple of years, the quality of Dutch wines has flourished, which led to a growing popularity. At The Grand, we are big fans of wines from Dutch soil and we would love to share this passion with you. Join us on a journey through various Dutch vineyards and discover the taste of Dutch wines.
Food & wine combinations
Step into one of the best kept secrets of Amsterdam, take a seat in restaurant Bridges and indulge in a delicious Menu du Chef. The wine pairing, which has been specially selected by our sommelier Roos in partnership with several Dutch winemakers, creates the ideal balance between the seasonal components of the dishes and the local characteristics of the wines.
A delicious four course lunch Menu du Chef accompanied by carefully selected wines, table water and coffee or tea with friandises for €80 per person.
Dutch Winemaker’s lunch experience with Landgoed Heenwerf
Curious about delicious sparkling wines from Dutch soil? On the 16th of October, restaurant Bridges will be hosting a special winemaker’s lunch in collaboration with wine estate Landgoed Heenwerf.
After about a two-hour drive from Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam, you will find the beautiful wine estate Landgoed Heenwerf. The three hectares of vineyard located in the south of the Netherlands, are owned by Marnix Janssens and Layla Sofie Aiad. The couple approaches their vineyard in an eco-friendly way and rely on méthode traditionnelle. This is the traditional way to produce sparkling wines, which is, among others, also used in the champagne area.
On the 16th of October, Marnix and Sofie will be hosting a winemaker’s lunch at restaurant Bridges. Together with our sommelier Roos Stevens, they have selected some of their favourite wines to accompany a delicious four course Menu du Chef. Throughout the afternoon, Marnix and Sofie will explain their special tactics on how to create high-quality sparkling wines.
The Winemaker’s lunch experience is €100 p.p. and includes:
– A four course lunch Menu du Chef
– Wine pairing from Landgoed Heenwerf
– Personal explanation about the wines from the owners Marnix Janssens and Layla Sofie Aiad
Reservations can be made from 13:00 hours, the program will start at 13:30 hours.
Reserve your table now to enjoy this memorable winemaker’s lunch and discover Dutch sparkling wines!