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Wine Tasting Session in Paris with Expert Sommelier

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    What to Expect
    Head to the venue in central Paris in the afternoon to meet your guide, an experienced sommelier, and begin your wine tasting. Designed with keen wine-lovers in mind, this 2-hour session offers insight into some of France’s most productive winemaking regions and the wines for which they are famous.

    Throughout your class, listen as the sommelier describes five of the key winemaking regions across France. Learn some of the primary characteristics of the grape varietals that thrive in the country’s fertile soils, and gain insight into the links between region, grape and flavor. Hear how to recognize a wine’s provenance without looking at the label.

    During blind tasting sessions accompanied by a selection of sliced ham, bread and olives, bring your senses to the fore and sample five carefully selected wines and one type of Champagne. Explore their similarities and differences with your sommelier, and gain appreciation of the various aromas and flavors at play in your glass.

    Master the stylish art of opening a Champagne bottle with a saber, then share a glass with your fellow drinkers. At the end of your session, receive a useful booklet and a stop-drop for the perfect pour every time, then head out into Paris to conclude your experience.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Central Paris
    Departure Time
    5:00 PM
    Return Details
    Concludes in central Paris
    • Expert sommelier
    • 5 wine samples
    • 1 Champagne sample
    • Bread, olives and ham
    • Tasting booklet
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    I went to Le Foodist for this wine tasting with my family (of four). We enjoyed learning about France's wine culture and talking to Stephane, the sommelier, about all the nuances of the different regions of France and how each region's wine is unique. Not only was Stephane very
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    Response from fredpouillot, Owner at Wine Tasting Session in Paris with Expert Sommelier
    Responded 16 Jul 2019
    Bonjour Emma H, I am glad you enjoyed your experience with your family learning about French wine subtleties with Stéphane. And learning how to saber Champagne of course. Merci beaucoup Fred
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    5 Stars!💫💫💫💫💫 Explore your sensations and Enjoy yourself with excellent wine! If you are looking for an Amazing unforgetable wine tasting experience in Paris, then you absolutely should try it with Le foodist and Charismatic Stephane -the Best sommerlier in the World!!!!
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    Response from fredpouillot, Propriétaire at Wine Tasting Session in Paris with Expert Sommelier
    Responded 19 Jul 2019
    Bonjour Maria R, thank you so much for your elogious review of your experience learning about wine tasting, champagne sabering and so many other things about French wines. I am glad you enjoyed Stéphane's broad knowledge and personality so much. It was a pleasure having you and we will look forward to having you back! Many many merci Fred
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    We (two couples) were traveling all around France for two weeks, so the day before we departed from Paris, we decided to check out the “Discover France in Six Glasses” course. It was a fantastic class and we learned a lot about the regional French wines so we felt a bit more
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    Response from fredpouillot, Owner at Wine Tasting Session in Paris with Expert Sommelier
    Responded 24 Dec 2018
    Bonjour oceaneyyes, I am very happy to read you enjoyed your expereince with Stéphane ahead of your two weeks trip to France. And indeed a highly recommendable experience, even if you are not traveling all over France after. Merci! Fred
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    Key Details
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    • Duration: 2h
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    • Languages Offered: English
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