First steps in the world of wine

A tasting for beginners or those simply curious about wine.

5 wines, 1 film and a guide to everything you need to know about wine

CHF 19.- / adult

Immerse yourself in the fascinating world of wine with a passionate guide. Discover the basics of wine tasting, from how to hold a glass to exploring each nuance on the palate.

An immersive experience that will introduce you to the subtleties of the Valais wine world in a captivating and enriching way.

Friday to Sunday
~ 1 hour
More than 10 people
Every day on reservation
10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
~ 1 hour


Tears, robe, retro olfaction, astringency, empyreumatic aroma…
So many terms and gestures you’ll want to know to appreciate wine even more.

Our guides will comment on the chronological steps involved in a successful tasting.

You’ll taste five wines from our Maisons Bonvin et Varone and discover the specific characteristics of the different Valais grape varieties.

Offer details

You arrive at where your guide will welcome you.

A12-minute film is then shown, followed by a tasting of 5 very different wines to help you understand the differences between them.

You will then be taken to our tasting room, where a guide will explain to you how to hold a glass correctly and detail the 5 stages of tasting.

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Book your tasting

This offer is also available 7/7 on reservation for groups from 10 people subject to availability.

For bookings within 24 hours, please contact us by telephone on 027 205 65 25.

Frequently asked questions

Can I bring my children?

This service is not intended for children. The legal drinking age in Switzerland is 16.

Can I take advantage of this offer in another language?

To ensure the availability of a guide in the desired language, please request one in advance so that we can guarantee it.

Discounts on wine orders in the Valais

Combine and enjoy

10% off your wine order

Each time you take part in one of our wine tourism activities, you'll be entitled to a 10% discount on your wine order on the day of your visit.

Age verification

Please confirm that you are of legal drinking age in your country.