Learning
to taste
One Day Tasting

One Day Tasting

A wine tasting day in English speaking to help you understand and taste better the wines from Burgundy. We outline in detail how to taste. You taste 12 wines from Côte de Beaune and Côte de Nuits during that day and 6 of them are grand cru. This is a private tasting - you spend a privileged moment with our wine expert.

Sunday to Friday.
Duration: 11 am to 1 pm and then 3 pm to 5 pm
2 people minimum - 8 people maximum
165€ TTC
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Program
11 amReview of the essentials of Burgundy: the wines from Burgundy & the grapes, the geography, the AOC system, how to read a label…

Introduction to wine tasting:
Visual, olfactory and gustative examination
Exercise to recognize the aromas in wines
Exercise to recognize the flavors in wines

Blind tasting of 6 wines to be able to describe the wines without the influence of the label.
The 6 wines are from the two prestigious areas Côte de Beaune & Côte de Nuits (level village and premier cru)

Example:
White wines : Savigny 1er cru Vergelesses 2015 - Puligny Montrachet 2015 - Meursault 1er cru Les Charmes 2004
Red wines: Santenay 1er cru Grand Clos Rousseau 2015 - Nuits Saint Georges 2014 - Pommard 1er cru les Charmots 2011

1 pmBreak

3 pmFocus on the 33 grands crus in Burgundy: their location, specificities…

Blind tasting of 6 grands crus (2 white wines & 4 red wines). It’s blind to let you describe the wines without the influence of the label.

Example:
White wines : Corton Charlemagne Grand Cru 2014 & Criots-Bâtard-Montrachet Grand Cru 2013
Red wines : Clos de la Roche Grand Cru 2011 - Corton Grand Cru Bressandes 2013 - Clos de Vougeot Grand Cru 2015 - Charmes Chambertin Grand Cru 2011

5 pm End

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