ALL UPCOMING EVENTS
Throughout the year, the Comptoir de la Cité receives visitors for a large and varied enological programme, mainly combining Mediterranean influences from the south of France with themed tastings linked to wine classes and pairings.
THE COMPTOIR DE LA CITÉ CELEBRATES CHRISTMAS
ALL THE MONTH OF DECEMBER
A selection of gourmet wines and local Occitan products, sweet and savory, are waiting for you at the Comptoir for your end-of-year gifts!
It will be opened exceptionally on Sundays 8, 15 and 22 December from 10:30 to 19:00.
On Saturdays December 7, 14 and 21, come and take a tour from 10:30 to 20:00 ! On the program :
- Wine, beer, mulled wine and tapas on the terrace
- Presence of aFood Truck offering tapas made with foie gras, duck breasts, cheeses …
- Oyster farmer of the Thau pond (on-site or take-away *)
- Thematic tastings (sweet, sparkling wines …) in the shop.
* Please note that you will be able to order your oysters for the kidney parties on December 23 at Le Comptoir.
We are waiting for you!
BLACK FRIDAY: Up to 50% off!
Friday, November 29 and Saturday, November 30
Black Friday will be back at Comptoir de la Cité on Friday, November 29 and Saturday, November 30. Take advantage of these special days to benefit from the best offers! We offer up to 50% discount on a selection of wines in store.To learn more about this special offer, visit our Facebook page.
Wine Workshops : Between initiation and perfection
Between learning and fun,this workshop is for all wine lovers, beginners or confirmed.
Thanks to this fun workshop combining theory and practice, you will discover all the mysteries of sensory analysis with wines from Foncalieu vineyards.
In the sumptuous decor of the “belle époque” room.
Dates: Thursday November 14th at 7pm – Saturday November 30th at 10.30am.
Duration: 2 hours, solo price: 39 €, duo price: 69€.
Booking at 04 49 030 130 or email@example.com.
Charity evening with Lions Club and Le Trenel.
Friday, October 4th at 19h.
Evening cocktail & wines with musical entertainments.
Profits will be donated to the benefit of the social services of the club.
Booking at the Comptoir de la Cité: 04 49 030 130 or Mme Claude Bonnafous: 06 07 48 40 10.
Price: 25 €/ pers.
European Heritage Days
at the Comptoir de la Cité
Weekend of 21 and 22 September 2019
Site listed as a Historic Monument in France, the Comptoir de la Cité offers you this week-end free guided tours for the European Heritage Days.
Timetable: Saturday, Sept. 21 at 11am, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5pm and Sunday, Sept 22 at 10am, 11am and 12am.
Sales and wine tasting on site.
Saturday morning, you can also enjoy shellfish (tasting and sale on the spot / take away.), with Foncalieu wines.
As places are limited, we advise you to book in advance.
Tel: 04 49 030 130
Find our program on Facebook.
Autumn Wine Fair
From September 18th to October 9th
It’s back to school for the Comptoir de la Cité too! And we’re off to a good start – the team has gone the extra mile specially for this occasion and has organized its first Autumn Wine Fair from Wednesday 18 September to Wednesday 9 October.
Three weeks over which everyone is invited to come and discover the great variety of terroirs in our region – around a hundred different wines from Foncalieu producers who have come together.
A godsend for consumers in search of good wines, led by advice from wine experts and sommeliers. That’s where the interest lies – getting together with a team of wine experts in a friendly atmosphere and tasting before you buy!
In the programme, the Comptoir de la Cité has highlighted a wide choice of wines at discounts of up to 50%.
*Subject to availability. Out of loyalty programme.
Wine Bar Evenings: See you on Thursdays at Le Comptoir de la Cité!
From 6pm to 9pm, come and share a convivial moment with friends to taste the Foncalieu wines and Occitan regional products.
On Thursday evenings,the food truck La Bohème will also be there to offer you an assortment of tapas (duck breast à la plancha, gazpacho etc.).
MICHELIN STARRED DINNER WITH FRONT ROW SEATS FOR THE FIREWORKS AT CARCASSONNE’S CITADEL
JULY 14, 2019
In front row seats looking out over Carcassonne’s blazing citadel, come and enjoy a unique and sensory experience: We invite you to discover a gourmet menu made by the Michelin starred chef, Jérôme Ryon*, along with wine from the Foncalieu vineyards.
Information and booking on :
THE SPRING WINE FAIR
From March 20th to April 13th, 2019
Come to the Comptoir de la Cité to benefit from exclusive promotions on Vignobles Foncalieu wines.
The team has highlighted a wide choice of wines at discounts of up to 50%. A boon for consumers in search of good wines, guided by the advice of oenologists and sommeliers!
*Subject to availability. Out of loyalty program.
Valentine’s Day at the Comptoir de la Cité
Come celebrate Valentine’s Day and discover our offers!
Magical Christmas wine and food pairings
On Saturday 15 December from 10.30am to 8pm
It’s Christmas at Le Comptoir de la Cité!
As the party season approaches, the team is working twice as hard and organising a fully festive December. You’re invited to come experience magical Christmas wine and food pairings on Saturday 15 December from 10.30am to 8pm (free entry and tasters).
The team will be there all day offering up tasters of wines and products from the Occitan terroir. There will be foie gras and savoury amuse-bouches, but more surprising pairings around macaroons, too. Something to reawaken your taste buds in a cosy atmosphere! Also: don’t miss our selection of sparkling wine and spirits.
To make the day a success for grown-ups and children alike, Father Christmas will make a guest appearance at 4pm. The team can’t wait for you to experience the magic!
Black Friday at the Comptoir de la Cité!
Friday, 23 November
Friday, 23 November, it’s Black Friday at the Comptoir de la Cité!
Up to 50% off a selection of wines, plus Magnums to win!
To learn more about this special offer, visit our Facebook page.
THE COMPTOIR DE LA CITÉ ORGANISES THE AUTUMN WINE FAIR!
FROM 28 SEPTEMBER TO 21 OCTOBER 2018
It’s back to school for the Comptoir de la Cité too!
And we’re off to a good start – the team has gone the extra mile specially for this occasion and has organized its first Autumn Wine Fair from Friday 28 September to Sunday 21 October.
Three weeks over which everyone is invited to come and discover the great variety of terroirs in our region – around a hundred different wines from Foncalieu producers who have come together. A godsend for consumers in search of good wines, led by advice from wine experts and sommeliers. That’s where the interest lies – getting together with a team of wine experts in a friendly atmosphere and tasting before you buy!
In the programme, the Comptoir de la Cité has highlighted a wide choice of wines at discounts of up to 50%, and a selection of “love at first sight” products.
The Comptoir de la Cité sets out on Recreational Wine Workshops!
From 25 October to 29 November 2018
After the success of the thematic tasting sessions, the team has dreamt up a new programme which promises to be fun, starting on 25 October: Every Thursday, you have an appointment for the “Recreational Wine Workshops”, designed for all those who want to experience a relaxing moment, putting good food hand in hand with culture. The wine experts and sommeliers have conceived the different topics, based on which the idea is to live a unique experience in the sumptuous decor of the “belle époque”, without forgetting the visit!
– Thursday 25 October: Wine for dummies
– Thursday 1 November: Wine for dummies
– Thursday 8 November: Wine through games
– Thursday 15 November: Pairing wine and patisserie, with Rémi Touja (Pastry chef, Champion of France)
– Thursday 22 November: Pairing wine and cheese, with the Bousquet Dairy (Carcassonne)
– Thursday 29 November: Pairing wine and shellfish, with the producer Mas Cetare (from the Étang de Thau).
(Booking in advance, each session lasts for 90 minutes, price €29)
COME AND EXPERIENCE THEMED TASTINGS
ON WEDNESDAYS AND FRIDAYS
On the programme: let our wine expert guide you through a tasting at the heart of the La Belle Époque room, decorated in the new art style, letting you approach the various aspects of wine differently. Wine pairings according to the theme.
July-August-September. By reservation, price: 7€/person. Duration: 1 hour. 5:30pm
- Wednesday 11 July: Summer rosé
- Wednesday 18 July: One vine, one wine!
- Wednesday 25 July: Regional specialities
- Wednesday 1 August: Between land and sea
- Friday 3 August: Summer rosé
- Wednesday 8 August: One vine, one wine!
- Friday 10 August: Discover the Haut Gléon château
- Wednesday 15 August: Regional specialities
- Friday 17 August: Taste our extraordinary wines
- Wednesday 22 August: Between land and sea
- Friday 24 August: Discover our organic range
- Wednesday 29 August: Summer rosé
- Friday 31 August: One vine, one wine!
- Wednesday 5 September: Taste our extraordinary wines
- Wednesday 12 September: Discover the Haut Gléon château
- Wednesday 19 September: Glamour workshop, quality wine
- Wednesday 26 September: Regional specialities
2018 EUROPEAN HERITAGE DAYS ON “THE ART OF SHARING”
SATURDAY 15 SEPTEMBER
Guided tour of the classified site and wine tasting with one of our experts.
By prior reservation. Visit at any time from 5:30pm. Duration: 45 minutes.