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One Day Tasting

One Day Tasting

An informative wine tasting day in English speaking to appreciate the wines from Burgundy better. We first spend time in our tasting room to get enough information to enjoy the afternoon discovering vineyards of Côte de Nuits. We taste 18 wines in total; 6 of them are grands crus. This is a private tasting - you spend a privileged moment with our wine expert.

Every day (except on Saturday)
Exclusively for 2 people
310€ TTC
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Program
11 amKNOWLEDGES
Review of the essentials of Burgundy: varieties, geography of the vineyards, AOC...

INTRODUCTION TO WINE TASTING
visual, olfactory and gustative examination

TASTING
Blind tasting of 8 wines. All the wines are from different areas in Burgundy blendind « village »,
« premier cru » and « grand cru » appellations.

*Example :
White wines : Chablis 2015 - Rully 1er cru Rabourcé 2015 - Meursault 2012
Saint Aubin 1er cru En Remilly 2015

Red wines : Givry 1er cru Clos de Choué 2013 - Gevrey Chambertin 2013
Beaune 1er cru Clos des Mouches 2011 - Corton Grand Cru Renardes 2013

12.30 amBreak

2 pmDepart Beaune aboard our Jeep Wrangler (4x4). The first stop is on the hill of Corton with a view of 3 villages - Pernand Vergelesses, Aloxe Corton and Ladoix Serrigny. Tasting an Aloxe Corton 1er cru Les Valozières and a Corton Grand Cru Bressandes.

Then off to Nuits Saint Georges via the Hautes Côtes de Nuits to enjoy a Nuits Saint Georges 1er cru Saint Georges.

We go back towards Vosne Romanée to view the entire Côte de Nuits to Dijon and the localisation of different grands crus from Vosne Romanée and Vougeot. From the top of the hill we have a view of La Tâche, La Grande Rue, La Romanée, Romanée Conti, Romanée Saint Vivant, Richebourg, Echezeaux, Grands Echezeaux, Clos de Vougeot and its castle. Tasting a Vosne Romanée 1er cru les Chaumes, an Echezeaux Grand Cru and a Clos Vougeot Grand Cru.

We continue our exploration with the villages of Chambolle Musigny and Morey Saint Denis, accompanied by a Morey Saint Denis 1er cru Les Ruchots and a Bonnes Mares Grand Cru.

We then arrive at the commune of Gevrey Chambertin and its nine grands crus. We taste a Gevrey Chambertin 1er cru Combottes and a Charmes Chambertin Grand Cru.

Back to Beaune by the D974 by the different villages mentioned.

Each tasting stop is an opportunity to immerse oneself in the position and characteristics of vineyard plots classified as premier cru or grand cru, to study the vine, the grapes, different cultivation techniques (maintenance, pruning, treatments...) while improving your tasting technique.

5.30End of the day

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