Exploring the South of France
Ticket Price: $79
Tuesday, Apr 24 6:30 PM

Take a two-hour journey through the bold and beautiful wines of the South of France. The sunny South of France attracts many vacationers, and also some of France’s most adventurous artisanal winemakers. Astor president Andy Fisher will guide you through Southern Rhône, Provence, and Languedoc-Roussillon. You will leave excited to explore further, and maybe even visit this warm region!

What you can expect:
  • 1 welcome wine.
  • 8 tasting pours of French wines.
  • An assortment of cheese and cured meats to appoint the wines.
  • 2 hours of instruction, including Q&A time with Andy Fisher.
What you will learn:
  • How artisanal winemaking has a burgeoning home in the South of France.
  • How food pairings enhance French wines.
  • The differences between Languedoc-Roussillon, Provence, and the Southern Rhône, including their special indigenous varieties.
  • The surprising range of red, white, and pink wines from the region.

Level: Beginner - Beyond Basics
Style: Guided Wine Tasting Class
Food Served: Small Tasting Plate
Good for: Wine Enthusiasts, Wine Curious, French Wine Lover, Fun with Friends

What class-goers are saying about this instructor:
“I enjoyed the class and learned exactly what I had hoped to learn. Our instructor was great at sharing his knowledge. I enjoyed the wines he picked, the flow of the lecture, plus his humor was a great bonus.”