Wine Tasting Initiation in Mont Ventoux
Discover the 5 senses of wine tasting on this wine tour in Provence
- The services of an English speaking wine expert
- Transport in an air-conditioned and comfortable minibus
- Pick up and drop off at your hotel (if accessible by minibus)
- Wine tastings
- Any other entrance fee or activity
Wine lovers can expand their knowledge on this half day wine tasting initiation. Set in the impressive Mont Ventoux you will be able to discover wine tasting theory and various tasting techniques from an expert wine guide and learn the skills to really appreciate fine...Read more
Wine lovers can expand their knowledge on this half day wine tasting initiation. Set in the impressive Mont Ventoux you will be able to discover wine tasting theory and various tasting techniques from an expert wine guide and learn the skills to really appreciate fine wines.
The tour begins with a scenic drive to the foot of Mont Ventoux through the impressive vineyards of the Ventoux appellation. Once you have soaked up the beautiful scenery you will be shown to a professional tasting room where you will get started on your interactive wine education journey where you will learn all you need to know about wine and wine tasting.
Your professional wine expert will take you on a tour of this first-class Mont Ventoux vineyard and let you in on the secrets of the estate. You will be shown the cellar from the fermenting room to the bottling room - ask you guide questions and find out more about the winemaking process.
Once you have seen the grounds you will then begin to build up your wine tasting skills as you are shown how to sample wines and improve your tasting ability and knowledge. Let your wine expert teach you how to use your nose to pick up the scents of the wine as well as how to use your tongue to distinguish the tastes. Discover five senses tasting to really understand your wine through sight, sound, smell, taste and even touch - you will really impress people with this skill!
During this session you will taste five wines (one white, one rosé and three red wines) as well as the olive oil from the estate - this is the perfect initiation for wine lovers who are looking to learn more about the theory behind wine tasting.
Alternatively, try the full day tour for a longer experience and to visit more wineries.
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"A fantastic tour of the Southern Cote du Rhone area near Avignon. The guide was very knowledgeable about wine, the region, the local vintners - what's not to like. If you like wine - and want to learn a lot about French winemaking - don't miss this tour!!" James T