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Tour code: 3234CHEESE
Awaken your senses on this private, 2-hour cheese and wine tasting tour in Paris. With a professional oenologist (an expert in winemaking), you’ll sample four renowned wine varietals, paired with three types of French cheese, in a cozy setting. Learn about the different grapes used in the winemaking process and discover how to uses your sight, smell and taste to best experience the complexities of each palate. This private tour ensures you and your personal group receive the undivided attention of the guide throughout.

Highlights

  • Treat yourself to a private wine- and cheese-tasting experience in Paris
  • Enjoy a 4-glass wine tasting
  • Try 3 varieties of French cheese, for example Camembert and Beaufort
  • Learn about the art of wine and cheese pairing from your expert host
  • Private tour creates a personalized, intimate experience

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What You Can Expect

Private Wine and Cheese Tasting in Paris

Enjoy delicious French cheeses
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Treat yourself to an exquisite private French wine- and cheese-tasting experience in Paris! Get an authentic taste of life in Paris and begin your French culinary experience.

Your friendly host, a fully trained oenologist (an expert in winemaking), will make you feel at home and teach you all about wine and cheese pairing. As you savor four different wines, learn about the art of wine tasting, the different varieties of grapes used in the winemaking process, and how to use your sense of sight, smell and taste to fully appreciate the flavors. Ask your knowledgeable host any questions you have about the techniques used to savor wine to increase your understanding of wine tasting and winemaking.

You’ll also sample three different varieties of French cheeses. Your expert host will explain how different types of cheese are categorized by their rinds, such as floral rind cheese, like Camembert and Brie, and hard rind cheese, like Emmental and Comté. Discover the techniques used to store and savor cheese while enjoying your cheese tasting.

You’ll leave with newfound wine and cheese knowledge to impress your friends back home!

Customer Reviews

PAULETTE B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2013

Our teacher/apartment owner was extremely knowledgable and made the whole experience quite entertaining. This was in a wonderfully quaint Paris apartment and we felt like we were visiting our distant relative. A great experience---highly recommend---especially if you get Myriam...she was terrific!

Dana K

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2012

We had a great time on this tasting. Our host was very welcoming and very knowledgeable. The blind tasting was a great way to be unbiased when talking about the wines and picking out the flavours. Having the tasting in a real Parisian's home was also a great experience. Would definitely recommend this one!

Thank you to our host!

Fernando Camarate ... 

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2012

This was a very pleasant experience – the explanation given concerning the wine and cheese was very enjoyable, but with the tasting experience, a real joy to the senses. A 5* experience that helped me to discover new flavors and an innate capacity to combine them, that I was not aware!

Balti-most USA

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2012

Great Small Group Experience! Our wine tasting had only 5 people in our group, so it was ideal to learn from the guide and to meet the other travelers. We really enjoyed our oenologist / guide, Miriam. She was very knowledgeable about both wine and cheese, but also made us very comfortable in expressing our own opinions of the wines. As she said ‘there are no wrong answers’ – which made us all comfortable. The wines selected (three reds and three whites) represented a broad range of styles and tastes. Tasting them blind also was very fun. The cheeses (as always) were phenomenal. At the end, we re-tasted each wine after having the cheese and were surprised to see how much our initial impressions changed. We also liked being invited into the Miriam’s home to do this tasting. This really gives you a much more local experience rather than a commercial tasting room. I would love to do more of these local experience tours in Paris! Highly recommended!
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