You don’t need to spend a fortune to be able to enjoy interesting wines. Learn about different grape varieties and regions and use your taste buds to find the right wine for any occasion. Our lessons are delivered at many times during the week and the weekend, by informed, knowledgeable tutors.
Discover what puts the bubbles into bubbly as we taste our way through eight sparklers from prosecco, cava, cremant, champagne and new world. We look at different methods of production and how they shape flavour and fizz.
Discover life beyond cheese and red wine as we explore some of the many different classic pairings of cheese and wine throughout France’s many regions. We’ll taste a range of wine -dry whites, light reds, sweet white and rich reds with an interesting variety of cheeses. Consider any ALLERGIES; details in the outline.
Just in time for Christmas our class explores Portugal’s two fortified wines –Port and Madeira, comparing the differnet styles and methods of production as we taste 4 examples of each one , paired with tapas.
Portugal boasts amazing grape varieties and offers a fantastic range of superb wines in varied styles and at affordable prices. We take you behind the mystifying labels into lovely and surprisingly different wines from Vinho Verde, the Douro and Dao in the north down to Lisbon and Alentejo.
Spain has a fantastic range of wines in styles for every taste and budget. From Cava, Galicia’s gorgeous whites, to the reds of Rioja, Ribera del Duero and sun –drenched Jumilla in the south, to Sherry and wines from other lesser known regions – Spain has it all !