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Wine and Cheese Tasting in Paris

Wine and Cheese Tasting in Paris
Food, Wine & Nightlife > Food Tours > Culinary & Gourmet Tour
$51.76
Duration: 90 minutes
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Description

A trip to France would be incomplete without sampling wines and cheeses!  No matter if you're just starting to learn about wines, or you're a master of oenology (the study of wines), you're sure to learn something new during this relaxed and informative wine tasting.  Open to all levels, our welcoming wine experts will share with you some of their favorite wines and show you how pairing different cheeses and different wines can create unique and delicious flavors.  Delight in the pure flavors of three different wines and two different cheeses, as well as the combinations of flavors that each can create.  After this tasting you'll leave with newfound knowledge, a fresh perspective of French oenology, and perhaps a new favorite wine!

From the moment you arrive at the wine cellar, you'll know you're in good hands; the boutique is stocked wall-to-wall with selections of reds, whites, and rosés from across all of France.  You'll be greeted warmly by the staff and get settled in the prepared wine-tasting area of the boutique.  After meeting your wine expert, you'll receive a great overview of the wine regions of France, and with maps and authentic soil samples you'll understand  how different grapes and the diverse terrain of the country have led the vast number of varieties of wine produced.  Your wine expert will tailor your tasting to the group's wishes, and will propose wines from across France based on your interests.  Paired with a hard cheese and a soft cheese from a nearby artisanal cheese shop, you'll discover the incredible flavors that can be created simply by combining different wines with each.  Water and bread will be also available as a palette-cleanser.  You'll be able to ask questions and learn from some of the most passionate oenologists in Paris, who are happy to share their love of wine with you.  A treat for the senses and the mind, you'll finish up your tasting feeling more confident in understanding the differences in wines, thanks to what you've learned and the varieties of wine that you've enjoyed. 

A spittoon will be provided for those that wish to use it.  Note that, as the tasting does not take place in a restaurant, the boutique's toilets may not be readily available and/or easily accessible.

A trip to France would be incomplete without sampling wines and cheeses!  No matter if you're just starting to learn about wines, or you're a master of oenology (the study of wines), you're sure to learn something new during this relaxed and informative wine tasting.  Open to all levels, our welcoming wine experts will share with you some of their favorite wines and show you how pairing different cheeses and different wines can create unique and delicious flavors.  Delight in the pure flavors of three different wines and two different cheeses, as well as the combinations of flavors that each can create.  After this tasting you'll leave with newfound knowledge, a fresh perspective of French oenology, and perhaps a new favorite wine!