Learning
to taste
One Day Prestige

One Day Prestige

A wine tasting day in English speaking to help you understand more about the wines from Burgundy. During the morning we outline in detail how to taste. The afternoon we go and explore vineyards of Hill of Corton where you will taste 3 wines (including a 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 to 4 people
185€ TTC
Book

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 pmDepart Beaune aboard our Jeep Wrangler (4x4) to explore vineyards of Hill of Corton. With several stops through the villages Pernand Vergelesses, Aloxe Corton and Ladoix-Serrigny you benefit from panoramic views. Right in the middle of vineyards you taste 3 red wines to illustrate the differences between village, premier cru and grand cru.

Tasting of Aloxe Corton Clos de la Boulotte, Aloxe Corton 1er cru La Coutière & Corton Grand Cru Bressandes.

5 pmBack to Beaune

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