THE Ultimate Wine and Cheese Tasting (10 cheeses, 10 wines)

Food, Wine & Nightlife in France

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Ready for an expandable tasting of great wines and cheeses in Paris? Taste 10 wines paired with 10 cheeses in a former Royal cellar : a unique experience in Paris. The Ultimate Wine and Cheese tasting is THE MUST DO experience for wine and cheese lovers. It takes place right by the Louvre, in stunning 18th century wine cellars that were once used by the King of France himself.
During this tasting, you'll get the chance to discover a large selection of wine representative of the French Terroir animated by an enthusiastic wine expert. This selection entail 5 white wines and 5 red wines: the opportunity to go around the most prestigious wine regions such as Bordeaux, Burgundy and the Rhone Valley.  You will also get to taste delicious hand-crafted cheeses from all over France including Brie, Blue cheese and fresh goat cheese from the Loire Valley.  Enjoy this ultimate experience introducing french wine and cheese in an authentic location. You'll learn in a fun and informative way the tasting' technics, how to choose wine and to pair it with cheese, the notion of AOP (the french regulation system), the different wine regions and how to distinguish the wine styles.  After this ultimate Wine and Cheese Tasting, the small group you be part of (12 people maximum) will definitely understand why wine and cheese match so well together!! ON TOP OF THAT, you will have the opportunity to visit for Free LES CAVES DU LOUVRE : stunning cellars where King Louis XV's wines were stored, back in the 18th century. At the time, these cellars were connected to the Louvre Palace through a tunnel used to transport the wine barrels...

What’s included

  • Stunning tasting room
  • Tasting of 5 white wines and 5 red wines
  • Tasting of 10 cheeses paired with the wine
  • English speaking wine expert
  • Alcoholic Beverages

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation to/from attractions