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Tasting Evenings

There's plenty of tastings to suit all sorts of wine/beer/gin/rum/whisky lovers, from enthusiastic amateurs to more seasoned tipplers. TASTINGS FOR EVERYONE! Evening tastings held in central Southampton and Winchester. 

Like wine? Discover and explore new wines, grape varieties and regions. Learn which are the up and coming wine regions, what wines they produce, and where they can be brought. You'll learn how to decode a wine label, which foods pair better with wine, how to taste like a pro, discovering many new wines, all while you soak up the atmosphere of our lovely wine tasting evenings - just sip back and enjoy our wines ...

Prefer beers or spirits? We've got you covered too ... there are so many fun classes to choose from!

Relaxed and informal tasting evenings, come and make new friends; it's all very sociable!

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Gin & Tonic & Garnish Pairing Workshop
Fri 21
Jan
- 2022 -
Gin & Tonic & Garnish Pairing Workshop
Be guided through mixology and learn how to serve THE perfect Gin & Tonic & Garnish mix for YOUR palate! 
£40.00
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Saturday 'Introduction to Wine' Course
Sat 22
Jan
- 2022 -
Saturday 'Introduction to Wine' Course
Join us on an 'Introduction to Wine' day from 11.00am to 4.00pm including a glass of Champagne and a delicious 2-course lunch at St James Tavern. 
£100.00
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French Whites
Fri 28
Jan
- 2022 -
French Whites
Welcome to the Wonderful World of French White Wines!
£35.00
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Italian Food & Italian Wine Pairing Workshop
Sat 29
Jan
- 2022 -
Italian Food & Italian Wine Pairing Workshop
The secret to drinking Italian is … it's all about the food! So let's learn to match the two to perfection.
£40.00
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French Reds
Fri 04
Feb
- 2022 -
French Reds
Welcome to the Wonderful World of Wine tasting on Bordeaux, Burgundy, the Rhone Valley and South-Western France. Time for some blockbuster reds!
£35.00
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Spanish Wine & Tapas Pairing Workshop
Sat 05
Feb
- 2022 -
Spanish Wine & Tapas Pairing Workshop
The wines are very carefully selected by Hampshire Wine School and paired with different dishes with a Spanish twist. 
£40.00
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Italy
Fri 11
Feb
- 2022 -
Italy
Welcome to the Wonderful World of Wine Tasting on Italy. Time for some tasty traditional classics!
£35.00
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Cheese & Wine Pairing Workshop
Sat 12
Feb
- 2022 -
Cheese & Wine Pairing Workshop
Learn the rules behind pairing wine & cheese succesfully and let's put the theory into practice for ourselves ... how fun!
£40.00
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Spain
Fri 18
Feb
- 2022 -
Spain
Join us as we taste a selection of fantastic wines of Spain that are the buzz-words in the wine industry at the moment.
£35.00
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Fine French Wine Tasting (92 to 96 points from Robert Parker & including a 36-year-old Sauternes!)
Sat 19
Feb
- 2022 -
£85.00
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USA & Australia
Fri 25
Feb
- 2022 -
USA & Australia
Join us for a Wonderful World of Wine tasting on two marvellous New World wine -producing countries: the USA and Australia! Let's discover California, Washington State and Oregon PLUS Barossa Valley, Margaret River and 
£35.00
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New Zealand
Fri 04
Mar
- 2022 -
New Zealand
Enjoy a selection of intensely aromatic, complex and powerful wines from down under - NEW ZEALAND STYLE! A real treat for your senses.
£35.00
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Flavoured Gins & Gin Liqueurs
Sat 05
Mar
- 2022 -
Flavoured Gins & Gin Liqueurs
FOR THOSE WHO DO NOT LIKE A G&T AND THE TASTE OF QUININE ITSELF ... HERE COMES OUR FLAVOURED GIN & GIN LIQUEUR TASTING (and not an Indian Tonic Water in sight!)
£40.00
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Chile & Argentina
Fri 11
Mar
- 2022 -
Chile & Argentina
Welcome to the Wonderful World of Wine tasting on Chile & Argentina, focusing on affordable and high quality wines.
£35.00
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Rum Tasting
Sat 12
Mar
- 2022 -
Rum Tasting
Great on its own over ice, perfect blended with your favourite mixer, or shaken up in a cocktails, rum is the perfect drink for any occasion.
£40.00
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Spanish Wine & Tapas Pairing Workshop
Sat 12
Mar
- 2022 -
Spanish Wine & Tapas Pairing Workshop
The wines are very carefully selected by Hampshire Wine School and paired with different ingredients and dishes with a Spanish twist. 
£40.00
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South Africa
Fri 18
Mar
- 2022 -
South Africa
South Africa is one of the newest, fastest-growing entrants onto our supermarket and off-licence shelves. Let's discover some truly stunning South African wines altogether!
£35.00
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Italian Food & Italian Wine Pairing Workshop
Sat 19
Mar
- 2022 -
Italian Food & Italian Wine Pairing Workshop
The secret to drinking Italian is … it's all about the food! So let's learn to match the two to perfection.
£40.00
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Chocolate & Wine Pairing Workshop
Fri 25
Mar
- 2022 -
Chocolate & Wine Pairing Workshop
The running to Easter would not be complete without a healthy handful of yummy chocolates!
£40.00
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Saturday 'Introduction to Wine' Course
Sat 26
Mar
- 2022 -
Saturday 'Introduction to Wine' Course
Join us on an 'Introduction to Wine' day from 11.00am to 4.00pm including a glass of Champagne and a delicious 2-course lunch at St James Tavern. 
£100.00
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Whisky Tasting
Sat 26
Mar
- 2022 -
Whisky Tasting
These whisky tasting events are a treat for any whisky lover and make an interesting and unusual gift. 
£40.00
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Beer Tasting - 7 styles from around the globe
Fri 01
Apr
- 2022 -
Beer Tasting - 7 styles from around the globe
Here at Hampshire Wine School we are passionate about good craft beer from around the world.
£35.00
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Champagne Tasting & Sabrage!
Sat 02
Apr
- 2022 -
Champagne Tasting & Sabrage!
Whilst sparkling wine is produced worldwide, champagne comes (like myself) from the Champagne region of France. So join me on a journey through vineyards, grapes, different styles and tastes and discover for yourself which one you prefer!
£45.00
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Easter Food & Wine Pairing Workshop
Wed 13
Apr
- 2022 -
Easter Food & Wine Pairing Workshop
Have you ever wondered which wine to serve at your dinner party, what to order at a restaurant or what goes well with lamb or what to drink with your Easter Lunch? – well, this is the tasting for you!
£40.00
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Cheese & Wine Pairing Workshop
Fri 22
Apr
- 2022 -
Cheese & Wine Pairing Workshop
Learn the rules behind pairing wine & cheese succesfully and let's put the theory into practice for ourselves ... how fun!
£40.00
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English Gin Tasting on St George's Day
Sat 23
Apr
- 2022 -
English Gin Tasting on St George's Day
CELEBRATE ST GEORGE'S DAY WITH US ... AND DISCOVER 5 INCREDIBLE ENGLISH GINS!
£40.00
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THE BEST OF FRENCH WINES (incl Champagne, Chateauneuf-du-Pape, St-Estephe, Sancerre, etc)
Fri 29
Apr
- 2022 -
THE BEST OF FRENCH WINES (incl Champagne, Chateauneuf-du-Pape, St-Estephe, Sancerre, etc)
(RE)discover what makes French wines great and decadent. We shall taste 7 of the "big names" from Champagne, Sancerre, St-Estephe, St-Emilion and Chateauneuf-du-Pape, etc
£60.00
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Spanish Wine & Tapas Pairing Workshop
Sat 30
Apr
- 2022 -
Spanish Wine & Tapas Pairing Workshop
The wines are very carefully selected by Hampshire Wine School and paired with different dishes with a Spanish twist. 
£40.00
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Port & Cheese Pairing Workshop
Fri 06
May
- 2022 -
Port & Cheese Pairing Workshop
Prepare yourself for an evening of indulgence on our Port & Cheese Pairing Workshop. 
£40.00
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French Sparkling Wines From My Own Cellar
Sat 07
May
- 2022 -
French Sparkling Wines From My Own Cellar
Discover the Best French SPARKLING Wines from Cécile's Own Wine Cellar.
£40.00
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Fine Spanish Wine Tasting
Fri 13
May
- 2022 -
Fine Spanish Wine Tasting
Learn from the expert at this one-off EXCLUSIVE tutored tasting!
£95.00
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Saturday 'Introduction to Wine' Course
Sat 14
May
- 2022 -
Saturday 'Introduction to Wine' Course
Join us on an 'Introduction to Wine' day from 11.00am to 4.00pm including a glass of Champagne and a delicious 2-course lunch at St James Tavern. 
£100.00
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Whisky Tasting
Sat 14
May
- 2022 -
Whisky Tasting
These whisky tasting events are a treat for any whisky lover and make an interesting and unusual gift. 
£40.00
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Weird & Wonderful Wine-Producing Countries, from China to India, Brazil & Thailand
Fri 20
May
- 2022 -
Weird & Wonderful Wine-Producing Countries, from China to India, Brazil & Thailand
Let's discover stunning wines from Brazil, Mexico, Japan, Georgia, Slovenia, Macedonia, India, China and Thailand. 
£30.00
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Spanish Wine & Tapas Pairing Workshop
Sat 21
May
- 2022 -
Spanish Wine & Tapas Pairing Workshop
The wines are very carefully selected by Hampshire Wine School and paired with different ingredients and dishes with a Spanish twist. 
£40.00
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Italian Food & Italian Wine Pairing Workshop
Fri 27
May
- 2022 -
Italian Food & Italian Wine Pairing Workshop
The secret to drinking Italian is … it's all about the food! So let's learn to match the two to perfection.
£40.00
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Cheese & Charcuterie and Wine Pairing Workshop
Sat 28
May
- 2022 -
Cheese & Charcuterie and Wine Pairing Workshop
We will be going through the rules behind pairing wine & food successfully, and then putting the theory into practice! How fun and yummy! ;-)
£40.00
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Tasmania
Fri 03
Jun
- 2022 -
Tasmania
Welcome to the up-and-coming world of Tasmanian wine!
£35.00
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Sparkling Wines from Europe, from Prosecco to Cava & Crémant du Luxembourg!
Sat 04
Jun
- 2022 -
Sparkling Wines from Europe, from Prosecco to Cava & Crémant du Luxembourg!
Taste some truly amazing sparkling wines from Italy, Spain ... and even Luxembourg! Which one will you fall in love with?
£40.00
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Gin & Tonic & Garnish Pairing Workshop
Fri 10
Jun
- 2022 -
Gin & Tonic & Garnish Pairing Workshop
Be guided through mixology and learn how to serve THE perfect Gin & Tonic & Garnish mix for YOUR palate! 
£40.00
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Cocktail-Making Workshop
Sat 18
Jun
- 2022 -
Cocktail-Making Workshop
Join us for a fun and informative 2-hour hands-on introduction to the world of cocktails.
£40.00
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French Cheese & French Wine Pairing Workshop
Sat 25
Jun
- 2022 -
French Cheese & French Wine Pairing Workshop
We will be going through the rules behind pairing wine & food successfully, and then putting the theory into practice! How fun!!! ;-) 
£40.00
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'Introduction to Wine' Tasting
Fri 01
Jul
- 2022 -
'Introduction to Wine' Tasting
An introductory look at the wonderfully diverse and quirky world of wine. Start your wine journey here!
£30.00
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Sparkling Wines from the New World, from South Africa & Australia to England!
Sat 02
Jul
- 2022 -
Sparkling Wines from the New World, from South Africa & Australia to England!
TASTE SOME STUNNING SPARKLING WINES FROM CHILE, NEW ZEALAND, AUSTRALIA, TASMANIA, ARGENTINA AS WELL AS SOME TRULY AMAZING ENGLISH SPARKLING WINES!
£40.00
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Saturday 'Introduction to Wine' Course
Sat 09
Jul
- 2022 -
Saturday 'Introduction to Wine' Course
Join us on an 'Introduction to Wine' day from 11.00am to 4.00pm including a glass of Champagne and a delicious 2-course lunch at the Dolphin Hotel. 
£100.00
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