Courses to become Ultimate Vintners


The C.U.V.'s (Courses to become Ultimate Vintners) are wine tasting lessons within everyone's reach.
They will allow you to (re)discover the basics of wine tasting and wine making,
and to enjoy the finest wine pairings.

Reservation / Information :
Phone : 05 56 77 75 92
E-mail : contact@lacuv.com 

 

Walk through the city market:

39€ La C.U.V. is located just next to the biggest covered city market in Bordeaux : Les Capucins. Our team will take you there so that you can enjoy the bubbling environment of this real place-to-be in Bordeaux. You will be able to meet our favorite retailers and to taste the finest products of our wonderful region and country: cheese, deli meat, sea food… Historical discovery of the area, taste the atmosphere of this famous market, Once back at our shop, our "CUVist" will select for you the best wines to pair the delicious products you will have brought back from the market. A wonderful and friendly meal will follow. A very enjoyable moment at lunch time!

Wine tasting available in english on reservation, for groups of 4 people minimum.
duration 3h, start at 11am

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Wine & Chocolate : an unexpected pairing !

29€

La CUV's team and their favorite chocolate maker will lead you through a deliciously surprising tasting. A playful and instructive approach of wine and chocolate pairing will allow you to understand the subtlety and difficulties of their association. Have the cheek for discovery and spend an interactive and gourmet moment in the hands of passionate experts.

Wine tasting available in english on reservation for a group of 4 people minimum
Duration : 2 hours

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Discovery of "Petit Bordeaux" 

19€

Following a reminder of wine tasting basics and a presentation of Bordeaux vineyards, the CUVists will teach you how to differentiate Bordeaux wines and how to understand the main typicalities of this rich and complex terroir.

Wine tasting available in english on reservation for a group of 4 people minimum.
Sur réservation, durée 1h
Duration : 1,5 hour

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Whisky across the World

39 €

Whisky, whiskey, bourbon ? Single malt, blended, peaty, iodic ? From Scotland to Japan and through Ireland and the United States, come to La CUV and discover the different whiskies produced around the world. After a reminder of the methods of production, what could be better than tasting 4 different whiskies to give life to all that theory ?

Available in english on reservation for a group of 4 people minimum
Duration : 2 hours.

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Groups and special events

Private tasting, business comity, stag- or hen-night, we can find the best "à la carte" solution to satisfy your needs.

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Wine and Cheese : learn how to pair them

29 €

A playful and instructive approach of this pairing, which is so classic and yet so difficult, with such numerous possible combinations. Forget all the prejudices and spend an agreable moment in the hands of passionate experts.


Wine tasting available in english on reservation for a group of 4 people minimum
Duration : 2 hours

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Ô Grand Bordeaux !

39 €

The vineyard of Bordeaux is one of the most beautiful terroirs of France : La CUV will help you discover this famous wine making region. From Pomerol to Sauternes, across Saint-Emilion or Pessac-Léognan, you will be able to taste the main important terroirs of Bordeaux. A playful tasting, accessible to all, even the most informed wine lovers.


Wine tasting available in english on reservation for a group of 4 people minimum
Duration : 2 hours

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Monthly rendez-vous

29 €

Once a month, La CUV organises a thematic tasting presented by our oenologist. All along the year, improve your tasting skills and oenology knowledge by travelling through regions and grapes...

Wine tasting available in english on reservation for a group of 4 people minimum
Duration : 1,5 hour

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