Lenght: 2h (time to be decided with you)
Place: Paris 6th or Paris 16th
From Monday to Friday
Champagne is the wine of celebratory moments!
Join geraldine on a Champagne journey, exploring the world of bubbles! You will learn about the art of making champagne, the different styles and get to sample a Brut, a Blanc de Blancs, rosé and a vintage champagne. Enjoy this fantastic experience of the senses!
Meet Geraldine at her apartment, located in the 16 arrondissement or at a champagne bar in the 6th arrondissement (your choice).
Price varies according to the number of people in your party
- 2 pers: 190€/pers
- 3 pers: 155€/pers
- 4 to 6 pers: 125€/pers
- 4 different champagnes
- Small bites (gougères, salmon toasts, cannelés...) and cheeses
- Full-time bilingual champagne expert
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. Learn useful vocabulary when describing 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!
Where and when
- In the confort of Geraldine's Parisian apartment in the heart of the 16th. Métro: Ranelagh (line 9)
- Or, at a Champagne bar, located in the 6th arrondissement. The bar is nestled in a beautiful vaulted cellar from the 17th century