Wine and Cheese - An Introduction to Bordeaux Wines

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Wine and Cheese - An Introduction to Bordeaux Wines information and booking

from
$35
Duration
2 hours
Departs from
Bordeaux Tourist Office, central Bordeaux
Returns to
Returns to original departure point at approximately 6:30pm
Time of departure
4:30pm
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Tour description provided by Viator

Experience Bordeaux wine tasting at its finest during a two-hour wine and cheese tasting session in Bordeaux. At the esteemed Baud et Millet restaurant in Bordeaux, famed for its artisan French cheeses and fine wines, you’ll learn about these exquisite French delicacies as you taste them!

After meeting your expert host and guide in central Bordeaux, walk a short distance to the intimate and cozy Baud et Millet restaurant, where your wine and cheese experience takes place. Baud et Millet showcases the very finest culinary products from Bordeaux, so it’s the perfect place to learn about the different appellations (wine-making regions) and wineries in the area.

Learn about famous Bordeaux wine regions like Medoc, Saint-Emilion, Graves, Entre-Deux-Mers, Bourg and Blaye, and discover the different components that create their unique wines. Your knowledgeable host will talk you through the different grapes, soils and climates and how these factors influence the aromas and tastes of the finished wines from different wineries.

While discussing and sampling various wines with the other vin enthusiasts in your group, enjoy a plate of cheese (approximately five different types).

Combining culinary facts with exciting new tastes, your wine and cheese tasting in Bordeaux will leave you loving French cuisine more than ever!

What's included

  • Wine tasting
  • Selection of cheeses
  • Professional guide

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Hotel pickup and drop off