Taste delicious French wines and cheese at the Paris apartment of an expert oenologist. Get tips on how to pair certain cheeses, such as comté and goat cheese, with different kinds of wine to help develop your olfactory senses.
What to Expect
Enjoy moments of pure pleasure on this 2-hour wine and cheese tasting adventure at the Paris apartment of an expert oenologist, who will help unlock the secrets of French wine tasting.
Set in an intimate and cozy atmosphere, learn to savor wine by alternately using the sense of sight, smell and taste. Learn how to associate certain types of cheese with different kinds of wine, in order to develop your olfactory senses more.
You will find out everything you’ve always wanted to know about oenology, including the different grape varieties, the different technical terms, and the process of wine making.
Learn about the different types of cheese, from the floral rind cheese, such as camembert and brie, to natural rind cheese, such as chevrotin and crottin de Chavignol, or hard rind cheese, including emmental, comté, and beaufort. Learn techniques to store and savor a cheese and how to pair it with your wine.
Your guide will happily answer any questions you might have to satisfy your curiosity further, so that you can take home some great new knowledge about French wine and cheese to impress your friends.
- 4 types of wine and 3 kinds of cheese to taste
Know Before You Go
The minimum age for this tour is 18.