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If you want to dip your toe in the water - our INTRODUCTORY events are a great place to start. 

Choose a 2-hour Introduction to Wine evening where we will show you how to taste like a Pro, explain a little about the basics, and guide you through 6+ delicious wines from around the globe.

OR choose a full Saturday with Champagne (11am to 4pm), with a delicious lunch, and 12+ wines - it's a real treat for yourself and/or a friend.

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Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Sat 14
Aug
- 2021 -
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Hotel du Vin - Birmingham
11:00am
Only 2 places left!
Come and experience our most popular event - Starting with Champagne, with a delicious two-course lunch surrounded by 12 more superb wines. Friendly, informal and fun - no previous experience necessary - Relax and sip back our delicious wines!
£95.00
Gift options available
More Info
The Grand Tour De France
Fri 10
Sep
- 2021 -
The Grand Tour De France

Join us on this Grand tour as we try to squeeze into one evening the sheer diversity of wine styles France produce. Birthplace of “modern” wine, you’ll learn all about the grape varieties you know and love, including, Sauvignon Blan...

£35.00
Gift options available
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Fabulous Fizz
Sat 11
Sep
- 2021 -
Fabulous Fizz
Enjoy an evening of Fantastic Fizz including Champagne, English fizz, Prosecco etc. Learn and taste how they differ and become a Fizz aficionado...
£35.00
Gift options available
More Info
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Sat 18
Sep
- 2021 -
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Hotel du Vin - Birmingham
11:00am
10+ places left
Come and experience our most popular event - Starting with Champagne, with a delicious two-course lunch surrounded by 12 more superb wines. Friendly, informal and fun - no previous experience necessary - Relax and sip back our delicious wines!
£95.00
Gift options available
More Info
Wines of Spain
Fri 24
Sep
- 2021 -
Wines of Spain
It's time to take a closer look at Iberian wine-making! There are so many changes going on in Spain, it's not all about Rioja! Spanish wines have increasingly grabbed attention in the wine world...
£35.00
Gift options available
More Info
Discover Australia
Fri 01
Oct
- 2021 -
Discover Australia

Welcome to Australia. Enjoy a selection of intense, complex and powerful wines from down under. Australia is our favourite wine-producing country in the UK. So come and find out why, enjoy some top wines (not the mass produced brands) and find out wh...

£35.00
Gift options available
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The Price Is Right!
Sat 02
Oct
- 2021 -
The Price Is Right!
Think you know what good wine tastes like? Well then "come on down!" and see if the price is right. If you like it, it's a good wine - simple. But can you tell your posh from your plonk? 
£32.50
Gift options available
More Info
Discover New Zealand
Fri 08
Oct
- 2021 -
Discover New Zealand
There's more to Kiwi wines than Sauvignon Blanc from Marlborough. Come and discover some of New Zealand's best kept secrets...
£35.00
Gift options available
More Info
Wines of South Africa
Fri 15
Oct
- 2021 -
Wines of South Africa
Taste and discover wines from all over the Western Cape. As well as tasting fantastic wines, we will be taking a look at the tumultuous history of winemaking in South Africa and roving the coastal and mountainous landscapes. 
£35.00
Gift options available
More Info
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Sat 16
Oct
- 2021 -
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Hotel du Vin - Birmingham
11:00am
Only 6 places left!
Come and experience our most popular event - Starting with Champagne, with a delicious two-course lunch surrounded by 12 more superb wines. Friendly, informal and fun - no previous experience necessary - Relax and sip back our delicious wines!
£95.00
Gift options available
More Info
Argentina - Wines with Altitude
Fri 22
Oct
- 2021 -
Argentina - Wines with Altitude
There's more to Argentina than Malbec. Whilst this smooth & full-bodied wine may have become the fastest-growing red wine in the UK, come and learn more about what this fascinating country has to offer...
£35.00
Gift options available
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Perfect Prosecco
Sat 23
Oct
- 2021 -
Perfect Prosecco
Join us LIVE for Aperitivo Hour as we dig beneath the fizz and the froth of Prosecco hosted by Prosecco DOC's UK ambassador, Neil Phillips aka The Wine Tipster.
£30.00
Gift options available
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Chile - Cool, calm and complex
Fri 29
Oct
- 2021 -
Chile - Cool, calm and complex
Premium wines from Chile. Single vineyard wines, wines with pedigree, wines that are cool, calm and complex! Chile has rightly earned a great reputation for good value wines, but tonight we will taste some of their higher quality wines..
£35.00
Gift options available
More Info
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Sat 13
Nov
- 2021 -
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Hotel du Vin - Birmingham
11:00am
Only 2 places left!
Come and experience our most popular event - Starting with Champagne, with a delicious two-course lunch surrounded by 12 more superb wines. Friendly, informal and fun - no previous experience necessary - Relax and sip back our delicious wines!
£95.00
Gift options available
More Info
New World V Old World
Fri 19
Nov
- 2021 -
New World V Old World
This evening we will taste and compare the classic wine regions such as France, Spain and Italy with wines from Chile, NZ, Australia, USA and Argentina, tasting several pairs of wines, made from the same grape variety. Tasted blind for a bit of fun!
£32.50
Gift options available
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Introduction to the World of Wine Evening
Fri 26
Nov
- 2021 -
Introduction to the World of Wine Evening
Want to know more about wine? This evening will guide you through how to choose better wine, and will start you on your journey of wine discovery. If you know what you like but want to understand why - then this evening is for you. 
£30.00
Gift options available
More Info
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Sat 04
Dec
- 2021 -
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Hotel du Vin - Birmingham
11:00am
10+ places left
Come and experience our most popular event - Starting with Champagne, with a delicious two-course lunch surrounded by 12 more superb wines. Friendly, informal and fun - no previous experience necessary - Relax and sip back our delicious wines!
£95.00
Gift options available
More Info
Introduction to the World of Wine Evening
Fri 14
Jan
- 2022 -
Introduction to the World of Wine Evening
Want to know more about wine? This evening will guide you through how to choose better wine, and will start you on your journey of wine discovery. If you know what you like but want to understand why - then this evening is for you. 
£30.00
Gift options available
More Info
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Sat 29
Jan
- 2022 -
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Hotel du Vin - Birmingham
11:00am
10+ places left
Come and experience our most popular event - Starting with Champagne, with a delicious two-course lunch surrounded by 12 more superb wines. Friendly, informal and fun - no previous experience necessary - Relax and sip back our delicious wines!
£95.00
Gift options available
More Info
Fabulous Fizz
Fri 04
Feb
- 2022 -
Fabulous Fizz
Enjoy an evening of Fantastic Fizz including Champagne, English fizz, Prosecco etc. Learn and taste how they differ and become a Fizz aficionado...
£35.00
Gift options available
More Info
The Price Is Right!
Sat 05
Feb
- 2022 -
The Price Is Right!
Think you know what good wine tastes like? Well then "come on down!" and see if the price is right. If you like it, it's a good wine - simple. But can you tell your posh from your plonk? 
£32.50
Gift options available
More Info
The Grand Tour De France
Tue 15
Feb
- 2022 -
The Grand Tour De France

Join us on this Grand tour as we try to squeeze into one evening the sheer diversity of wine styles France produce. Birthplace of “modern” wine, you’ll learn all about the grape varieties you know and love, including, Sauvignon Blan...

£35.00
Gift options available
More Info
The Grand Tour of Italy
Thu 17
Feb
- 2022 -
The Grand Tour of Italy

Join us as we travel through the very different and fabulous wine regions of Italy. We will taste some of the myriad of indigenous grapes that make Italian wine so different and intriguing including - Nebbiolo (Barolo), Sangiovese (Chianti), Corvina ...

£35.00
Gift options available
More Info
Wines of Spain
Thu 24
Feb
- 2022 -
Wines of Spain
It's time to take a closer look at Iberian wine-making! There are so many changes going on in Spain, it's not all about Rioja! Spanish wines have increasingly grabbed attention in the wine world...
£35.00
Gift options available
More Info
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Sat 26
Feb
- 2022 -
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Hotel du Vin - Birmingham
11:00am
10+ places left
Come and experience our most popular event - Starting with Champagne, with a delicious two-course lunch surrounded by 12 more superb wines. Friendly, informal and fun - no previous experience necessary - Relax and sip back our delicious wines!
£95.00
Gift options available
More Info
Discover Australia
Thu 10
Mar
- 2022 -
Discover Australia

Welcome to Australia. Enjoy a selection of intense, complex and powerful wines from down under. Australia is our favourite wine-producing country in the UK. So come and find out why, enjoy some top wines (not the mass produced brands) and find out wh...

£35.00
Gift options available
More Info
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Sat 12
Mar
- 2022 -
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Hotel du Vin - Birmingham
11:00am
10+ places left
Come and experience our most popular event - Starting with Champagne, with a delicious two-course lunch surrounded by 12 more superb wines. Friendly, informal and fun - no previous experience necessary - Relax and sip back our delicious wines!
£95.00
Gift options available
More Info
Discover New Zealand
Thu 17
Mar
- 2022 -
Discover New Zealand
There's more to Kiwi wines than Sauvignon Blanc from Marlborough. Come and discover some of New Zealand's best kept secrets...
£35.00
Gift options available
More Info
Wines of South Africa
Thu 24
Mar
- 2022 -
Wines of South Africa
Taste and discover wines from all over the Western Cape. As well as tasting fantastic wines, we will be taking a look at the tumultuous history of winemaking in South Africa and roving the coastal and mountainous landscapes. 
£35.00
Gift options available
More Info
Chile - Cool, calm and complex
Thu 31
Mar
- 2022 -
Chile - Cool, calm and complex
Premium wines from Chile. Single vineyard wines, wines with pedigree, wines that are cool, calm and complex! Chile has rightly earned a great reputation for good value wines, but tonight we will taste some of their higher quality wines..
£35.00
Gift options available
More Info
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Sat 23
Apr
- 2022 -
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Hotel du Vin - Birmingham
11:00am
10+ places left
Come and experience our most popular event - Starting with Champagne, with a delicious two-course lunch surrounded by 12 more superb wines. Friendly, informal and fun - no previous experience necessary - Relax and sip back our delicious wines!
£95.00
Gift options available
More Info
Introduction to the World of Wine Evening
Fri 06
May
- 2022 -
Introduction to the World of Wine Evening
Want to know more about wine? This evening will guide you through how to choose better wine, and will start you on your journey of wine discovery. If you know what you like but want to understand why - then this evening is for you. 
£30.00
Gift options available
More Info
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Sat 14
May
- 2022 -
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Hotel du Vin - Birmingham
11:00am
10+ places left
Come and experience our most popular event - Starting with Champagne, with a delicious two-course lunch surrounded by 12 more superb wines. Friendly, informal and fun - no previous experience necessary - Relax and sip back our delicious wines!
£95.00
Gift options available
More Info
Fabulous Fizz
Fri 27
May
- 2022 -
Fabulous Fizz
Enjoy an evening of Fantastic Fizz including Champagne, English fizz, Prosecco etc. Learn and taste how they differ and become a Fizz aficionado...
£35.00
Gift options available
More Info
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Sat 18
Jun
- 2022 -
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Hotel du Vin - Birmingham
11:00am
10+ places left
Come and experience our most popular event - Starting with Champagne, with a delicious two-course lunch surrounded by 12 more superb wines. Friendly, informal and fun - no previous experience necessary - Relax and sip back our delicious wines!
£95.00
Gift options available
More Info
The Price Is Right!
Sat 18
Jun
- 2022 -
The Price Is Right!
Think you know what good wine tastes like? Well then "come on down!" and see if the price is right. If you like it, it's a good wine - simple. But can you tell your posh from your plonk? 
£32.50
Gift options available
More Info
Fabulous Fizz
Fri 24
Jun
- 2022 -
Fabulous Fizz
Enjoy an evening of Fantastic Fizz including Champagne, English fizz, Prosecco etc. Learn and taste how they differ and become a Fizz aficionado...
£35.00
Gift options available
More Info
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Sat 09
Jul
- 2022 -
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Hotel du Vin - Birmingham
11:00am
10+ places left
Come and experience our most popular event - Starting with Champagne, with a delicious two-course lunch surrounded by 12 more superb wines. Friendly, informal and fun - no previous experience necessary - Relax and sip back our delicious wines!
£95.00
Gift options available
More Info
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Sat 13
Aug
- 2022 -
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Hotel du Vin - Birmingham
11:00am
10+ places left
Come and experience our most popular event - Starting with Champagne, with a delicious two-course lunch surrounded by 12 more superb wines. Friendly, informal and fun - no previous experience necessary - Relax and sip back our delicious wines!
£95.00
Gift options available
More Info
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Our World of Wine evenings focus on a particular Country or Region's wine, and guide you through a delicious selection of wines.

Food & Wine evenings are also ideal introductory level evening if you want to learn about how different wines match with different foods.

If you would prefer a more in-depth introduction to the world of wines – have a peek at our 8-week World course – looks at a different country/region each night for 8 weeks.

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