Champagne is the wine of special moments and memories!
This tasting includes 4 champagnes and 5 artisanal cheeses. Geraldine welcomes you at her apartment in the 16 arrondissement or in a champagne bar in the 6th arrondissement (your choice). After exploring the art of making champagne and the different styles of champagne, you will sample a Brut, a Blanc de Blancs and a vintage champagne. Enjoy this fantastic experience of the senses!
What you will learn during the tasting
Professional but not intimidating, Géraldine’s classes promise a better understanding of the world of champagne
Champagne Tasting techniques: how to taste champagne properly- the 3 “s” rule: See, Smell, Sip. The useful vocabulary to describe champagne
The characteristics of champagne: the 3 grapes, the soil and the climate
Champagne making process: the 2 fermentations, the art of blending, disgorging…the
Understand the differences: between Brut, Blancs de Blanc, Rosé, Vintage, Cuvée…
Appreciate the quality of the champagne: Balance, complexity and length
…. and, of course, the most important: share quality wine tasting experiences in an enjoyable, educational, yet social setting!
The Champagne tasting can take place:
- At Geraldine’s place, in the confort of her Parisian apartment in the heart of the 16th. Métro: Ranelagh (line 9)
- Or, in a Champagne bar, located in the 6th arrondissement. The bar is nestled in a beautiful vaulted cellar from the 17th century
To be decided with you, from Monday to Saturday. Length: 2 hours. Tasting time: at your convenience
- 4 different champagnes
- 5 artisanal cheeses