Grand Cru Tasting

Duration: 2h (5:30pm-7:30pm)
Price: 169,00€

What’s included

  • English speaking sommelier
  • Privatisation of our Vinothèque for the group
  • Artisanal cheeses platters from La Fromagerie du Louvre, homemade foie gras and bread baskets
  • Six fantastic French wines from Champagne, Alsace, Burgundy, Rhône, and two Bordeaux (including Chateau d’Yquem)

What you will learn

  • Champagne : how it is made and what makes it special
  • Wine appreciation techniques: how to taste wine properly – techniques and vocabulary
  • How to read a French wine label – concepts of Terroir and AOC – quick comparison Old World vs. New World
  • The main wine regions of France – the grapes they grow, the style of wines they make
  • The greatest wines of France: how they’re made and names to remember, what makes them so special and unique.
  • French wine hierarchy
  • Plus answers to any questions you may have

Time & Place

Ô Chateau - 68, rue Jean-Jacques Rousseau - 75001 Paris Starting time 5.30PM - Arrival 10 to 15 minutes before the tasting start

Description

The “Grands Crus Tasting” is our deluxe wine tasting designed for people wishing to treat themselves with some high-end French wines. Exceptional wines are selected every week for this masterclass: older vintages, grands crus, premiers crus, grands crus classés from the nicest wineries in France. The sommelier will take you through a variety of themes to build up and refine your wine knowledge. With an innovative and refreshing approach, in just 2 hours, you will understand why French wines are so special! Do note, the final wine of the tasting is the very famous and legendary Château d’Yquem! This wine experience will end up being the highlight of your trip to France, a totally unique Parisian moment!

Cancellations

We offer complete refunds for cancellations notified at least 2 weeks before the date of the event. Within 14 to 3 days notice, the cancellation fee amounts to 50% of the total amount paid. Within 3 to 0 days of the date of your tasting or tour, cancellation fee amounts to 100% of the total amount paid.