Skip to content
workshop

Table Manners & Wine Tasting Workshop

workshop

Table Manners & Wine Tasting Workshop

Duration
4.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Food, Drinks
Hosted in
English, Chinese (Simplified)
workshop

Table Manners & Wine Tasting Workshop

workshop

Table Manners & Wine Tasting Workshop

Duration
4.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Food, Drinks
Hosted in
English, Chinese (Simplified)

What you'll do

This 4-hour class is a unique combination of fundamental knowledge about French Table Manners and Wine Tasting. Taking place in a high-class French restaurant in the hear of the French Concession, you will enjoy a 3-course gastronomic lunch while practicing table manners. After lunch, we will learn the fundamental knowledge about wine tasting with 4 different types of top quality French wine. 11:00-13:00 French Table Manners 1. Table setting Correct positioning of cutlery, proper usage, and handling, different types of glassware 2. Table manners Appropriate body gesture, rules of polite interaction, drinking etiquette, ordering at the restaurant, secrets of table conversation 13:30-15:30 Wine Tasting 1. Wine tasting Steps of wine tasting, key aromas, balance and quality appreciation 2. Winemaking Main grape varieties, natural and human factors, different wine types 3. Wine etiquette Glassware, service temperature, how to give a toast, how to choose wine at the restaurant

Your host

Learn more about Matthieu

Matthieu

Bonjour ! I am Matthieu, from France. I am a certified wine educator, as well as an etiquette teacher. I am living in China since 3 years, where I run my own company, Hedonia. We offer Etiquette trainings in Table Manners a Business Etiquette and more, as well as Wine Tasting, Winemaking classes and Sommelier services to both individuals and companies. Our corporate customers include luxury brands, hotels, banks, travel agencies and more. I hold the WSET Level 3 Award in Wine and I am a proud member of French Etiquette experts association CIEEF. My mission in China is to share my culture and transmit my passion to the widest audience !

What's included

Food
Starter: King prawn bisque flavored with cognac Main Course: Beef tenderloin Rossini, truffle sauce, mustard potato,…
Drinks
Wine tasting 1. Sparkling: Champagne 2. White wine: Chardonnay (Chablis) 3. Red wine: Pinot noir (Bourgogne) 4. Red wine:…

Where you'll be

The class will take place in the luxury hotel Wanda Reign on the Bund which features Art Deco as its main design style, presenting the Shanghai style of the 1920s and 1930s, and presenting a luxurious escape through time and space. We will hold the class in Café Reign, the hotel's critically acclaimed Western restaurant.

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

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

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.

More tips

Come to this class with joy and excitement to learn ! We require a Smart casual dress code (one piece dress or blouse and pants for ladies and dark jeans, shirt and blazer for men). Please avoid strong perfume.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

  • Local experts

    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

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

  • High standards

    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

Matthieu
Table Manners & Wine Tasting Workshop
New experience
€228/person
New experience
€228/person