Organic French Wine Discovery And Tasting In Nice

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  • Duration: 1 Hrs 30 Mins
  • Departure Time :
    5:30pm
  • Departure Details :
    Central Nice
  • Return Details :
    At the wine depot in central Nice
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Jumpstart your French wine knowledge by tasting organic wine from 6 of France's main wine regions.The perfect introduction to French Wine at a wine merchants depot in Nice. You taste a variety of organic wines on this fun pre-dinner activity. Your guide, a professional sommelier, will explain the different wine regions of France, the grapes used and why this is so important to understanding French wine. You will come away from this tasting understanding how to read a French wine label, the art of wine-tasting and how Champagne is made. All of this while sampling generous tastings of six different organic wines, including a Champagne -- an ideal way to start an evening out! This small-group tour is limited to 12 people to ensure a more personalised attention from your guide

Highlights

  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Free drinks included
  • Small group ensures personal service

Know More about this tour

Meet your expert guide and travel to a wine depot in a residential area off the regular tourist track. Your guide, an organic wine merchant, will do a fun, interactive presentation about organic French wine. Organic wine is made from grapes that are grown without the use of chemical fertilizers or pesticides, and because of this natural process they typically exhibit greater terroir, the unique character of a wine that comes from the place it's grown.

Learn about the main wine regions of France so you'll know the difference between a Bordeaux and a Burgundy. Hear about the complex process of making Champagne. Pick up French wine terms so you can understand French wine labels, and review the art of proper wine tasting.

Of course, the highlight is tasting good organic French wine! Your guide will offer you generous servings of six French wines -- including a white, a ros, three reds and a Champagne (see Itinerary for sample selections). Sip your wine and snack on olives and bread with your small group. The laid-back, intimate atmosphere makes it easy to ask your guide any other questions you may have about French wine.

By the time your 1.5-hour wine-tasting class in Nice comes to a close, you'll feel confident about going out to dinner and ordering French wine like a pro.

Itinerary:

Sample wine selections (subject to change without notice):

White wine: Château de la Bonnelière – Touraine Val de Loire
Rosé: Domaine Turenne – Côte de Provence
Red wines:
Domaine Bersan – Bourgogne Côtes d’Auxerre
Château Couronneau – Bordeaux Superieur
Clos de Caveau – Vacqueras Côte du Rhône
Champagne: Fleury Blanc de Noir

Inclusions

  • Expert guide
  • 6 wine tastings (including 1 Champagne)
  • Olive bread

Exclusions

  • Gratuities (optional)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability

Minimum age is 18 years

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