Discover the slow pleasures of a great gastronomic region with a local somelière

Discover Gascony & its Wines With Emilie

‘Gascony with Emilie’ offers the perfect wine tasting experience. Inspired by the unique terroir of South West France, Emilie’s classes will introduce you to quality wines, paired with the internationally renowned gastronomy of Gascony. 


Emilie hosts a range of events, allowing you to choose from a variety of wine tasting workshops or to create your own bespoke / corporate wine tasting experience. Either way, the classes are fun and informative and a great way to discover French wines and perfect pairings. The most popular workshops are “Gascony Wines: An introduction” and “Perfect Partners: Gascony wine and food” – click below for a full list of workshops.

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Authentic Gastronomy in South West France

Gascony has a rich food and wine heritage and key to its reputation are the number of dedicated and very talented small-scale producers. Emilie is a highly qualified and experienced sommelier, whose local knowledge will help you unlock Gascony’s best-kept wine secrets and introduce you to the rising stars of the region’s wine producers.

“Even a week or so spent eating and drinking your way around the Gers, the 60-mile-wide département that constitutes Gascony’s heartland, is enough to spark a lifelong love affair” 

- David McAninch, New York Times -