Private Wine masterclass: training to understand French wines - Paris

Tasting
Wine
Activity
Workshop
Included
Tour guide
Languages
English, French
Theme
Private, City, Cultural
Minimum Drinking Age
18
$
145
39
/ Person
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Activity Overview
Burgundy, Bordeaux, the Rhône Valley, the Loire and, Alsace or Languedoc Roussillon … The French vineyard provides a vast range of wines, which can be complex to comprehend from the labels, grapes varieties, blend, terroir, and the wine making process. French wines have their specialties. To advance your knowledge of French wines, we provide you a master Class Tasting with a French oenologist. With a collection of five wines and the help of a tutorial, the oenologist will provide you the different skills.
  • To be more knowledgeable with the technical language, to taste and describe wine accurately
  • To comprehend the main concepts and the specifics of the French terrain
  • To discover the criteria on which to recognize wines and judge about their qualities.
The Tasting will take place in a parisian ‘caviste’ and our wine expert will be willing to advise you on the best ways to select and buy French wines.
 
Included
  • A selection of 5 wines from the most important/ emblematic french vineyards
  • Knowledge and experience of our teacher for a small group class
  • Tutorial during the tasting to follow a step by step analyzing method
  • The typical and privileged location of a parisian wine store, privatized for your group
  • Advise to choose and buy french wines
Group-size:
2-8 people
Rates
Per
Price
Person
$
145
39
Timing
Dates
Start Time
More Information
More information about the timing
Daily12:00 PMStart time to be confirmed
Duration
2 H
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Cancellation Policy
Standard
  • Cancellations made 2 days before will be fully refunded.
  • Cancellations made at a later date will not be refunded.
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