L’Academie at La Closerie
For Guests

Discovering the Jura’s Wine, Food, and Culture

A 3-day Experience

With La Closerie as your home base, we invite you to experience the Jura’s centuries-old culture of food and wine with a magical 3-day immersion into this largely undiscovered region of France. Wine-lovers will delight in visits to the vineyards and cellars of the Jura’s most acclaimed producers, enriched with personal anecdotes and vivid stories in a range of unique settings. Try your hand at artisan chocolate craftsmanship, the French culinary arts or classic breadmaking with demonstrations led by renowned local experts. The outdoors calls with gusto as we invite you to experience nature as only the Jura can offer. Hike or cycle the foothills of the Jura mountains with our experienced local guides, past lush farms and ancient fortresses before soothing your senses at the end of each day with a relaxing massage or sauna session back at La Closerie.  

Highlights Include:

  • Culinary experiences at the table and in the kitchen with acclaimed Michelin 2-starred chef, Jean-Paul Jeunet
  • Dinner at Michelin 2-starred Maison Jeunet with chef Steven Naessens
  • Visits with Jura wine growers
  • Visit to Le Moulin de l’Arnaude
  • Visit to an escargot producer (spring and summer only)
  • Visit with Edouard Hirsinger, famed chocolatier
  • Afternoon of hiking or cycling or a historical walking tour of Arbois

For enquiries, please email elise@closerielescapucines.com.

Prices begin at 1500€ per person based on double occupancy and 3 nights lodging

This L’Academie@La Closerie itinerary includes:

  • Three nights lodging with breakfast
  • All wine and food producer visits
  • All meals
  • All transportation to and from daily excursions

Not included is transportation to and from La Closerie at beginning and end of your stay and any purchases of personal items.

We request bookings be made 30 days in advance to assure optimal scheduling with our partners.

We welcome groups of up to 14 and would be delighted to make the entire La Closerie les Capucines yours. Please inquire about our group pricing.

Curated by Neal Rosenthal and Rosenthal Wine Merchant in collaboration with Mad Rose Journeys, members of the Mad Rose Group.

Closerie les Capucines
7, rue de Bourgogne
39 600 Arbois, France
+337 70 09 07 37

The Closerie les Capucines is a member of the Mad Rose Group