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An Evening of Wine and Flavours in Paris

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Key facts

Where: Paris , France Duration: 3 hours

Highlights

  • Included three course dinner in a fine French bistro in the Latin Quarter
  • Sample three wines from some lesser-known but excellent French producers
  • You have the choice between sampling meat or cheese to go with the wines
  • Session is led by an English speaking expert

Overview

Paris invites you to an evening that tantalizes the taste buds and stimulates the palette.

Savor fine wines made by interesting small producers from lesser known areas of France.

In future dinner parties, you will be able to impress your friends as you learn the art of complementing these good wines with cheeses.

Enjoy a traditional three course meal with a great choice of home made dishes in the quaint part of the Latin Quarter. This area of Paris lies on the left bank which has long been associated with artists, radical thinkers, poets and philosophers. This ancient area, lying between the river Seine and Luxembourg Gardens is filled with cafes, restaurants, bookshops and art galleries

So, take excellent wine, French food with an unusual twist of spices and flavorings, add a dash of bohemia to create the perfect recipe for a great night out.

Itinerary

Make your way to the Coup de Grace - 26 rue Berthollet 75005, a favorite wine bar in the evening. Your tour, which focuses on wine tasting, with cheese and meat will begin here. Wine tasting session will be available in English and French.

The wine theme changes each month but here is an example:
White Wines:
Jura Arbois 100% Chardonnay - Domaine de la Tournelle 2003
Savoie Chignin Bergeron - Louis Magnin 2005
Vin de pays des côtes de gascogne (vendange tardive) Chardonnay et Gros manseng – Domaine de Pellehaut 2006

Cheeses:
Saint Marcellin
Fourme d’Ambert
Tome de Somport

You will sample three wines, and choose three red wines with meat or three white wines with cheese.

Following this, your server will talk about the wines you are drinking and how they complement the cheese or meat you have selected.

After your tasting, you will take a 10 -15 minutes walk through the Latin Quarter to Le Buisson Ardent - 25 rue Jussieu 75005. This is a wonderful restaurant which specializes in natural wines and excellent traditional French food.

Your tour ends at the restaurant.

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Tuesday, Thursday & Friday

Duration

3 hours

Start time

Start time: 0600h (6:00pm)
Duration: 3 hours

Meeting point

The tasting starts at Coup de Grace - 26 rue Berthollet 75005 at 6:00pm.
After the tasting please walk to Le Buisson Ardent - 25 rue Jussieu 75005 , where your table is reserved at 7:30pm.
Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.

Ending point

The tour ends at Le Buisson Ardent - 25 rue Jussieu 75005

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Inclusions

  • 45 minutes Wine Tasting - 3 glasses of wine with commentaries for 45 minutes
  • 3 course menu without drinks

Exclusions

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Transportation
  • Drinks

Do/Dont's

Wear good walking shoes as you will have to walk to the Latin Quarter Take an umbrella in case it rains

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Please note

Please email or send an sms the tour operator at least 72 hours prior to start of the tour to re-confirm. Details in your voucher.

Wine Tasting: Coup de Grace, 26 rue Berthollet, 75005 Paris at 06:00pm
Dinner: Le Buisson Ardent - 25 rue Jussieu 75005 Paris at 7:30pm

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
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