Prestige Vintage Wine Pairing Masterclass & Conversations by Passport Gourmet

Prestige Vintage Wine Pairing Masterclass & Conversations by Passport Gourmet
Food, Wine & Nightlife > Food Tours > Culinary & Gourmet Tour
$15.29
Duration: 1 to 1.5 hrs
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Description

Daley and Aurelia invite you to their independently owned small wine shops in the 5th arrondissement of Paris where you will find a small curated selection of producer wines and a small range of Rare Vintage Wines they are willing to serve by the glass.

Your host will unlock the secret of prestige wines during a triple tasting and pairing Masterclass to learn about vintage wines in English and exclusively for Passport Gourmet guests. We have 3 options to choose from. Vintage, Rare Vintage and Old Rare Vintage. 


COST         78€ or 110€ or 138€ for 2 people
DEPOSIT    26€ or  32€ or  38€  Check availability & amount 
BALANCE  52€ or  78€ or 120€  Due to your Host

Thanks to the state of the art Coravin System, Daley or Aurelia will introduce you to young and rare older vintage wines by the glass without spending up to 250€ per bottle!

The Passport Gourmet Tasting experience is an opportunity to discover a selection of vintage Burgundy or Bordeaux wines. Select your preferred tasting option and you will be served three foods with three glasses (6cl) of wine. Choose from 3 younger to older vintage grades.

HOW TO RESERVE

STEP 1. Select your preferred Passport Gourmet Tasting option for a triple tasting during your Masterclass:

Tasting costs are based on the following retail bottle cost ranges.
Grade 1 - Fee 39€pp    Range 25-49€
Grade 2 - Fee 55€pp    Range 50-120€
Grade 3 - Fee 69€pp    Range 120€+ 

 

STEP 2.
PAY A DEPOSIT NOW - Check availability/amount =>

Grade 1  13€pp  / Grade 2  16€pp  / Grade 3  19€pp  


STEP 3. PAY THE BALANCE TO YOUR HOST
Visa/MC/Cash

Grade 1  26 €pp  / Grade 2  39€pp  / Grade 3  50€pp  


Masterclass
During the tasting you will have an opportunity to explore different aspects of wine. Most people have heard Bordeaux and Burgundy two of the top quality wine growing regions in the world so these are the wines we will focus on when available. As you taste and compare wines your conversation with the host will cover:

  • The origins, history and wine production process.
  • The effect of grape varieties, terroir, and barrel ageing.
  • Best food pairing.
  • How to decipher a wine label
  • How to taste and appreciate a fine wine like a pro.


Wines & Cheese Pairing Examples & Retail Bottle Price.

Bordeaux Red
Chateau Duhart Milon 2000 - Pouillac 145€ with Beaufort
Chateau Mangot Cuvee Quintessence 2005 - St Emilion 49€ - with Comte Cheese

Burgundy Red
Bouchard Pere et Fils - Pommard - 1959 210€ - with Pouligny Cheese 
Remoissonet - Santenay Les Gravieres - 1978 120€- with Saint Marcelin Cheese

Burgundy White
Miolane - Puligny Montrachet - 2011 49€ with Chaource Cheese

Take advantage of a 10% discount on any purchase made after your Passport Gourmet experience.

Daley and Aurelia invite you to their independently owned small wine shops in the 5th arrondissement of Paris where you will find a small curated selection of producer wines and a small range of Rare Vintage Wines they are willing to serve by the glass.

Your host will unlock the secret of prestige wines during a triple tasting and pairing Masterclass to learn about vintage wines in English and exclusively for Passport Gourmet guests. We have 3 options to choose from. Vintage, Rare Vintage and Old Rare Vintage. 


COST         78€ or 110€ or 138€ for 2 people
DEPOSIT    26€ or  32€ or  38€  Check availability & amount 
BALANCE  52€ or  78€ or 120€  Due to your Host