Morning tasting class in Bordeaux
Excursions & day trips

Morning tasting class in Bordeaux

Free cancellation
Language: English , French
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 2 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Tastings tips about Bordeaux wines
  • Blending session to create your own cuvée
  • Tour de France of wines (Burgundy, Loire Valley, Rhone Valley, Bordeaux)
  • Aperitif with traditional French products
What to expect

Become a wine specialist in 2 hours! Enjoy 2 hours with a professional wine educator who will help you decode the complexity of Bordeaux wines, and French wines in general. Learn how to taste and compare the wines, and then create your own ‘cuvée’!

Take part in a casual wine tasting class and significantly improve your skills in tasting and comparing fine French wines.

To start you off on this 2-hour activity, you’ll enjoy a welcoming glass of white wine and a glass of red wine. Learn to break the codes of wine tasting by using their color, aroma and taste. Then you’ll take a tour of France through its wines. Taste 4 wines from the 4 main wine regions of France, discovering their diversity and hearing about the concepts of ‘terroir’ and ‘appellation’.

Afterwards your wine educator will conduct a blending workshop. Bordeaux wines are blends made from various types of grapes, such as Cabernet sauvignon, Merlot, and others. Taste each variety separately and create your very own ‘cuvée’ from the ones that you like best.

At the end of the class you’ll have a chance to enjoy your wines with traditional French delicacies.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • What's included
    • 8 wine tastings
    • Professional and friendly wine educator
    • Blending session
    • Tour of French wines
    • French appetizer platter
    What's not included
    • Lunch
    • Tips/gratuities
    Where

    Bordovino Apartment, 3 Rue d'Enghien, 33000 Bordeaux, France

    Meeting point:

    Present your voucher at the Bordovino Apartment, the day and time indicated on your voucher.

    What to remember
    • Duration : 2 hours
    • Minimum of 2 people on a tour
    • The tasting class is not allowed to people who are less than 18 years old
    • Children from 10 years old only can join

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    Provider
    BORDOVINO WINE TOURS
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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