invites its members to participate in an exceptional
Wine Tasting & Introduction to the Wines of Bourgogne workshop
with Emily Lester, also known as the Paris Wine Girl
Join us as we embark on a delightful journey through the celebrated vineyards of Bourgogne in this enlightening wine-tasting class. Discover what makes Bourgogne a cherished beacon in the world of wine, with its unique terroir, prestigious sub-regions, and renowned grape varietals.
Whether a budding enthusiast or a seasoned connoisseur, this class offers an unrivaled opportunity to immerse yourself in the exquisite world of enology.
Register now for an unforgettable evening of exploration, learning, and indulgence in the world of Bourgogne wines, where tradition, terroir, and timeless elegance converge!
Thursday, January 11th, 2024
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
33 Rue de Charonne
Limited to 15 places * - Members & one guest only
* Waitlist available
Members: € 60
Members Guest (1 per member) : € 75
A glimpse into what awaits you...
Taste Exceptional Wines: Explore the vibrant flavors and aromas of six distinctive wines from Bourgogne’s major sub-regions, along with a sparkling gem from the emerging Brionnais region.
Unearth the Secrets of Terroir: Delve deep into Bourgogne’s diverse geology and microclimates, understanding how each contributes unique characteristics to the wines and brings forth expressions of elegance, complexity, and finesse.
Discover Signature Grape Varietals: Gain insights into the famed Pinot Noir and Chardonnay, the primary grapes that define Bourgogne's world-renowned wines.
Navigate Sub-regions: Explore the major sub-regions Chablis, Côte des Nuits, Côte de Beaune, Côte Chalonnaise, and Mâconnais wines with distinct attributes.
Engage with the Sommelier Grid: Enhance your wine evaluation skills using the sommelier grid to assess wine appearance, nose, and palate.
Immerse in Culture and Cuisine: Unearth the rich wine culture and renowned regional foods that make Bourgogne a celebrated wine and gastronomic destination.
About Emily Lester and Paris Wine Girl
Emily Lester Fouilleroux is an American sommelier specializing in French wines. Holding distinguished credentials such as WSET3, French Wine Scholar, and Certified Sommelier status, Emily is currently in preparation for the Bourgogne Master level examination.
Beyond tasting, Emily's expertise extends to disseminating insights related to wine, culture, and travel via her blog, "Paris Wine Girl." She has established herself as a reliable authority in the wine industry, offering services ranging from guiding private wine tours to consultancy and sourcing on wine imports.
To learn even more about Emily and her Paris Wine Girl venture ahead of our event, we invite you to visit her website or to follow her on Instagram.
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