Understanding Burgundy Region and its Wines via the 90 minutes Program of Burgundy Wine School
“This Introduction course is a gem” It can suit any profile – from beginners to advanced it will meet your needs of getting a Burgundy Wine Education.
We will revise the subregions composing Burgundy, the grape variety suited to each type of microclimate, the history and the laws of the past and nowadays classifications. We will interactively build on a paper each word that composes Burgundy region and its wines. The subsoil, the topsoil, the plant, the top of the hills, the geology, the weather influence, etc. Key words such as Dilution and Concentration will help you understand each birth place of each grape. We will give you tangible references in order to make use of them in your every day life. It is fun and interactive, you get to keep our drawings, official documents on terroir, maps, tasting tool vocabulary, guides to visit wineries. We also get to taste a minimum of 6 wines, reds and whites from various locations, vintages & growers. There is always a subject theme in our tastings like the influence of climate on the chardonnay grape or the influence of the slope in the dilution and concentration of each wine, etc.
Introduction course available every day of the week in the mornings, a private class from ONE SINGLE guest and 125 euros/ person.
PAST GUEST REVIEWS:
Christina is successful in immersing attentive minds in the history of the Burgundy wine region, the various geology formations creating the soil types, microclimates, philosophy of winemakers, and pulls together a crisp understanding of the Bourgogne terroir.
I am in the wine business and our Beaune area experience was wonderful prior to the class. After the class our experience was wonderful, purposeful, and insightful.
I would highly recommend reserving a class with Christina if you would enjoy greater dimension and understanding to you Bourgogne experience.