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Exploring New Zealand wine and terroir

Exploring New Zealand wine and terroir

Duration:1.5 hours total
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I am French born in the Champagne region. Global traveler, I am a passionate food and wine lover. Graduate from the WSET® Level 2 Award in Wines and Spirits in 2017, I love to share my passion with friends and travelers. Are you ready to start a journey through the wines of New Zealand?
Hélène
Hélène
Hélène
Hélène

What we’ll do

Together we will do a journey through New Zealand wines. First, we'll go through the systematic approach to tasting wine and explore New Zealand wine style. You'll also learn about grapes varieties and how the "terroir" influences the wines. New Zealand's distinctive wine growing regions have unique soils and climatic conditions that are expressed in the wines produced. Finally, based on your…

What else you should know

This experience will take about 1h-1h30 (excluding the visit to the wine shop if confirmed by the guest).

What to bring

Notebook & pen or iPad to take notes

Where you'll be

We’ll conduct the workshop / learning experience in my house. Then if you've got time, we'll most likely visit one of my favourite wine shops located in the heart of Ponsonby (10 min drive) where you'll find wine with character and won't be afraid to try something new.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Guest should notify their transport method (public or private car).

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

What to bring

Notebook & pen or iPad to take notes

More tips

This experience will take about 1h-1h30 (excluding the visit to the wine shop if confirmed by the guest).

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

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    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

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    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

Hélène
Exploring New Zealand wine and terroir
New experience
£33/person
New experience
£33/person