Journey through the world of wine


In the wine degustation activities, we will find out about the world of French wine, the lexicon associated with wine culture and the basic principles of French language pronunciation.

The degustation will be conducted by sommelier Jānis Volkinšteins in collaboration with teachers from the French Institute. It will take place in the VIETA Wine Bar, Kr.Valdemāra Street 61

Cost for the degustation:

After the activity, a special price to taste the selection of wines.

The offer is only available if you are at least 18 years of age.


Dates and themes of the session winter-spring 2020

08/02 The diversity of styles of Champagne

14/03 The strength of Bordeaux

28/03 The Rhone Valley challenge Languedoc and Roussillon

18/04 Ancient harvest annual feast

25/04 The elegance of Burgundy

09/05 Food and wine + a blind tasting



Bordeaux wine tour with the sommelier Jānis Volkinšteins

Tour in Champagne and Burgundy (2017)