Ultimate Wine and Cheese Tasting

Duration: 2h (11:30am-1:30pm)
Price: 99,00€

What’s included

  • English speaking sommelier giving a fun and informative presentation
  • Stunning tasting room
  • A selection of artisanal cheeses and bread
  • The list of the wines you’ll taste and a take away cheat sheet
  • Ten French wines
  • Visit of Les Caves du Louvre : a breathtaking historical cellar

What you will taste

  • Tasting of 5 white wines and 5 red wines
  • Tasting of 10 cheeses paired with the wine
  • Bread

What you will learn

  • Wine appreciation techniques: how to taste a wine – techniques and vocabulary
  • How to read and understand a French wine label
  • The main wine regions of France – the grapes they grow, the style of wines they make
  • Cheese and wine pairings: helpful tips and recommendations
  • Answers to any questions you may have

Appointment

Les Caves du Louvre is located in the heart of Paris, at 52 rue de l'Arbre sec. Between rue de Rivoli and rue Saint-Honoré, this great wine venue  is at the crossroads of a dynamic and lively district.

Description

Ready for an expandable tasting of great wines and cheeses in Paris? Taste 10 wines paired with 10 cheeses in a former Royal cellar : a unique experience in Paris. The Ultimate Wine and Cheese tasting is THE MUST DO experience for wine and cheese lovers. It takes place right by the Louvre, in stunning 18th century wine cellars that were once used by the King of France himself. During this tasting, you'll get the chance to discover a large selection of wine representative of the French Terroir animated by an enthusiastic wine expert. This selection entail 5 white wines and 5 red wines: the opportunity to go around the most prestigious wine regions such as Bordeaux, Burgundy and the Rhone Valley. You will also get to taste delicious hand-crafted cheeses from all over France including Brie, Blue cheese and fresh goat cheese from the Loire Valley. Enjoy this ultimate experience introducing french wine and cheese in an authentic location. You'll learn in a fun and informative way the tasting' technics, how to choose wine and to pair it with cheese, the notion of AOP (the french regulation system), the different wine regions and how to distinguish the wine styles. After this ultimate Wine and Cheese Tasting, the small group you be part of (12 people maximum) will definitely understand why wine and cheese match so well together!! ON TOP OF THAT, you will have the opportunity to visit for Free LES CAVES DU LOUVRE.

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.