Wine tasting course in a winery
You will be able to become an expert with this wine tasting and sensory analysis course, touring the vineyards of Mendoza. You will get to know some emblematic wineries and their main production methods surrounded by the best views of the Andes Mountains.
In the region’s premier wine region, better known as “the cradle of Malbec”, we will immerse ourselves in a world full of perceptions that will help you understand the agro-climatic and enological factors that influence the characteristics of wine.
Through tasting techniques, we will learn to compare different wines with their aromatic descriptors. We will study some viticultural factors such as the aptitude of each variety for obtaining fruity wines, first fruits, rosés, light reds and wines for aging. We will learn about maceration times, optimal fermentation temperatures, some must extraction techniques, winemaking systems, trials with different yeast strains, fermentation in barrels and aging on lees.
In this visit you will be able to feel our passion for wine, after incorporating and maximizing the tasting techniques that will connect you with sensory perception, highlighting sight, smell and taste. In the practical part of the course, you will use a professional tasting sheet where you will learn everything you have learned.
After experiencing this magnificent practice, you will feel like an expert on wine tasting and tasting. Without a doubt, connecting with this exciting world will make you fall in love with Mendoza and its people.
But no experience will be complete without sharing and enjoying a lunch with fire flavors, which you will be able to pair with recognized varietals, applying and enjoying the new knowledge learned during the visit.
Are you ready to become a wine tasting expert? In this tour you will find the difference between tasting and tasting, when you listen carefully to our experienced sommelier.
At SAK Wine & Travel we want our trips to generate the least possible negative impact on the communities that inhabit Mendoza and its surroundings. Through different actions we contribute to the care of water, a fundamental resource for our province. By traveling with us you are joining our sustainable philosophy.
What do you need for this tour?
We suggest you to bring these items for personal use to make your excursion perfect:
– Small backpack.
– Extra mineral water.
– Personal care items (lip balm with sunscreen, sunscreen, antibacterial gel/wipes, insect repellent).
– Special clothing: hat or cap, sunglasses, comfortable clothing appropriate to the weather forecast and footwear suitable for the activity.
Safety tips: Inform the guide or driver about any illness, allergy or physical restriction. Remember to bring your medication and administration instructions.