Food and drink

Enjoy short courses in wine tasting, beer tasting, coffee tasting classes, nutrition classes and more... Choose from weekly courses or one-off workshops to help you select wines for every summer dining occasion, or, if you’re a tea lover, why not try a refreshing workshop to learn more about the history and culture behind this popular drink. Courses are taught by our expert team of tutors.

Read some tips on wine tasting and matching wine with food from Build tutors Valerie Cowan and Pippa Hayward.

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Food and drink highlights

Wine tasting

Wine tasting

Beer tasting

Beer tasting

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  1. Introduction to olive oil

    Course Date: Fri 27 Apr 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Learn to choose the perfect olive oil for creating delicious and healthy Mediterranean meals.

    Taste a variety of extra virgin olive oils with the Spanish Olive Oil School and find out many interesting facts and information about the olive tree and the evolution of olive oil around the world. Learn to choose the perfect olive oil for creating delicious and healthy Mediterranean meals.

    Taste a variety of extra virgin olive oils with the Spanish Olive Oil School and find out loads of interesting facts and information about the olive tree and the evolution of olive oil around the world.
    Full fee: £39.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £39.00

  2. Summer wines

    Course Date: Fri 4 May 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    An eclectic selection of nine wines: three reds, three whites and three roses from across the world, perfect for summer drinking – this is a great chance to try new wines from unexpected places as you expand your wine tasting experience.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £49.00
    Concession: £49.00

  3. Chocolate tasting

    Course Date: Sun 20 May 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Discover the 'food of the gods' with its magical properties that have kept us addicted over thousands of years. Indulge yourself in sumptuous, slow and sensory chocolate tasting – just like the professional chocolate judges!
    Full fee: £39.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £39.00

  4. Nutrition: an introduction

    Course Date: Sun 3 Jun 2018 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Would you like to explore the powerful relationship between diet and wellbeing? On this workshop, you'll discover the impact of food on your health and happiness, and how to improve them through nutrition.
    Full fee: £89.00
    Senior fee: £89.00
    Concession: £89.00

  5. Coffee workshop

    Course Date: Tue 19 Jun 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Are you crazy about coffee? Learn how to make some of your favourite coffees as well as finding out more about the beans that produce them and where they come from. Taste the coffees you make with your fellow amateur coffee connoisseurs.
    Full fee: £69.00
    Senior fee: £69.00
    Concession: £69.00

  6. Cider, the apple of Britain's eye

    Course Date: Fri 22 Jun 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Cider has been in Britain since Roman times but there is much more to it than just fermenting apple juice. Find out what cider is all about and learn to drink it like an expert!
    Full fee: £39.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £39.00

  7. Rioja revisited: nine wines

    Course Date: Fri 29 Jun 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Spain's most famous region is full of surprises as well as its much loved classic wines. Fresh whites, juicy reds and classic aged reds, Rioja wines offer great choice and value. Spain's most famous region is full of surprises as well as its much loved classic wines. Fresh whites, juicy reds and classic aged reds, Rioja wines offer great choice and value.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £49.00
    Concession: £49.00

  8. Nutrition for your neurons: brain food

    Course Date: Sat 30 Jun 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Do you want to feel more energised and motivated? Find out how diet and nutrition can support clear thought, concentration and memory. Discover how you can reduce apathy and protect your brain cells.
    Full fee: £89.00
    Senior fee: £89.00
    Concession: £89.00

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