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Wine Tasting in Paris with Cheese and Charcuterie Lunch

  • Wine tasting with a real sommelier in a Parisian wine bar
  • Sample different wine varieties from across France
  • Learn proper wine-tasting techniques and background on wine regions
Wine Tasting in Paris with Cheese and Charcuterie Lunch
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Wine Tasting in Paris with Cheese and Charcuterie Lunch

Paris, the “City of Lights,” is one of the world’s most important wine capitals, with vintages available from nearly every vineyard across the country. Take a tour of France’s most delicious creations on this one-of-a-kind wine tasting, guided by an expert sommelier. Taste your way from Bordeaux to Champagne—without ever leaving the French capital.

What to Expect

Your tasting tour begins in a fashionable, converted wine cellar in central Paris. Both wine novices and expert connoisseurs will appreciate hands-on instruction from a top sommelier, who will guide you through multiple tastings from all of the top vineyards in France.

Sipping from top-quality Riedel wineglasses, learn the time-tested techniques for wine tasting, as your guide provides background on the top wine-producing regions. Sample grape varieties from Sancerre, Champagne, Rhone, and Bordeaux, recognized as the wine capital of the world. Learn to taste the subtle differences between them, along with how to read a French wine label.

After your tasting tour, sample artisanal cheeses from a real fromager (cheesemonger), along with a variety of charcuterie (cured meats), including smoked ham from Southwestern France and saucisson (dry cured sausage) from Corsica. End the tour as a wine expert, learning how to pair meat and cheese with different types of wine.

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Reviewed 1 week ago
Second visit as good as the first!

Having done this wine and cheese lunch with a friend a few years back, I took my husband on our summer vacation. We had a GRAND time. I really enjoy learning about wine. There's always new information and we have new questions, knowing more ourselves...More

Thank Liz S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am not really a wine drinker but I do love French bread and cheeses. The pairing of the cheese with the particular wines was fantastic! I loved all of it! We had a really good time. Lots of laughing and educational. I highly recommend...More

Thank Brandi M
Reviewed 30 May 2018
Our Favorite Activity in Paris

This was suggested to us by people who had previously visited Paris and thoroughly enjoyed it. We agree whole heartedly! We learned some interesting wine/cheese facts while meeting other fun guests at the lunch. It was well-suited for our beginning level of wine knowledge. It...More

Thank pfeifavs7
Reviewed 20 April 2018
Wonderful Experience

This was a great spur-of-the-moment decision. We picked it the night before because there was a small discount and we had free time. I would have paid full price. The sommelier was awesome; she teaches other sommeliers. The cheeses were delicious, but I’m a cheese...More

Thank Langalore
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile
Can’t recommend this enough!!

We did the wine and cheese/charcuterie lunch. This was one of our top things we did in Paris this week! I can’t say enough about our Sommelier!! He was brilliant! I learned soooooo much and the wines he had chosen were perfection! They give you...More

Thank Lauren G
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12 July 2018|
Response from Lauren G | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about the tasting only but the lunch + tasting (which I highly HIGHLY recommend) was about 1.5-2hrs.
Wendy C
3 April 2018|
Response from Ann P | Reviewed this property |
I think this would be possible as long as they knew in advance and could plan accordingly. [The tasting is done in a separate room, so they would need to reserve a seat for your daughter at the table.] Why don't you contact... More
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