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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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Malbec from around the globe
Fri 30
Sep
- 2022 -
Malbec from around the globe
Can the New World - Australia, New Zealand, Argentina, Chile, South Africa - beat South-Western France in this BLIND tasting challenge? Well, come and find out!
£35.00
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Chardonnay from around the globe
Fri 07
Oct
- 2022 -
Chardonnay from around the globe
THERE ARE 15 DIFFERENT STYLES OF CHARDONNAY, so I can (and I will!) present one that you'll like! No more ABCs ("Anything But Chardonnay" drinkers) amongst us then ;-) 
£35.00
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The BEST of 'New Latitude' Wine-Producing Countries, from Canada to Uruguay, via China, India, Japan & Thailand!
Sat 08
Oct
- 2022 -
The BEST of 'New Latitude' Wine-Producing Countries, from Canada to Uruguay, via China, India, Japan & Thailand!
Let's discover stunning wines from, for example, Japan, Canada, China, Switzerland, India, Thailand, Brazil and Uruguay. 
£35.00
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Pinot Noir from around the globe
Fri 14
Oct
- 2022 -
Pinot Noir from around the globe
Infuriating to grow, fascinating to taste, Pinot Noir is the "King of Red Grapes" and THE grape of great Burgundian red wines. 
£35.00
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Spanish Wine & Tapas Pairing Workshop
Sat 15
Oct
- 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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Bordeaux blends from around the globe
Fri 21
Oct
- 2022 -
Bordeaux blends from around the globe
Let the battle between Old and New World begin! ... Who will win the war when it comes to a Bordeaux blend? Watch this space ;-)
£35.00
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Saturday 'Introduction to Wine' Course
Sat 22
Oct
- 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 22
Oct
- 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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Sauvignon Blanc from around the globe
Fri 28
Oct
- 2022 -
Sauvignon Blanc from around the globe
Let's sample the delights of the Loire Valley against those of the New World in terms of Sauvignon Blanc wines. 
£35.00
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Cheese & Wine Pairing Workshop
Sat 29
Oct
- 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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Chateauneuf-du-Pape blends from around the globe
Fri 04
Nov
- 2022 -
Chateauneuf-du-Pape blends from around the globe
Chateauneuf-du-Pape vs New World: Syrah/Shiraz & Grenache blends from Around the World
£35.00
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Italian Food & Italian Wine Pairing Workshop
Sat 05
Nov
- 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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Rosés & Fruity Reds: South of France vs New World
Fri 11
Nov
- 2022 -
Rosés & Fruity Reds: South of France vs New World
Even Hollywood comes to the South of France to make wines ... so let's put them to the taste and see whether Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's Miraval Rosé wine can be any good ;-)
£35.00
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THE BEST OF FRENCH WINE-PRODUCING REGIONS (incl Champagne, Chateauneuf-du-Pape, St-Estephe, Sancerre, etc)
Sat 12
Nov
- 2022 -
THE BEST OF FRENCH WINE-PRODUCING REGIONS (incl Champagne, Chateauneuf-du-Pape, St-Estephe, Sancerre, etc)
(RE)discover what makes French wines great and decadent. We shall taste 6 of the "big names" from Champagne, Sancerre, St-Estephe, St-Emilion and Chateauneuf-du-Pape
£60.00
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Old World vs New World Wines
Fri 18
Nov
- 2022 -
Old World vs New World Wines
This fascinating tasting will focus on the classic wine regions of ITALY, SPAIN, GERMANY, HUNGARY, etc., and compare them against the best of the New World.
£35.00
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Port & Cheese Pairing Workshop
Sat 19
Nov
- 2022 -
Port & Cheese Pairing Workshop
Prepare yourself for an evening of indulgence with our Port & Cheese Pairing Workshop. 
£40.00
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English Sparkling Wine Tasting (PLUS MEET THE VINEYARD OWNER!)
Thu 24
Nov
- 2022 -
English Sparkling Wine Tasting (PLUS MEET THE VINEYARD OWNER!)
Let's explore England's blossoming new wine regions and enjoy a night filled with award-winning English Sparkling Wines ... what a bubbly idea!
£45.00
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Spanish Wine & Tapas Pairing Workshop
Fri 25
Nov
- 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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Saturday 'Introduction to Wine' Course
Sat 26
Nov
- 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
Gift options available
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Whisky Tasting
Sat 26
Nov
- 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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French Cheese & French Wine Pairing Workshop
Fri 02
Dec
- 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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Xmas Food & Festive Wine Pairing Workshop
Sat 03
Dec
- 2022 -
Xmas Food & Festive Wine Pairing Workshop
Have you ever wondered which wine to serve at your dinner party or what goes well with your Christmas lunch or Boxing Day cold dinner? – well, this is the tasting for you!
£40.00
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Xmas Food & Festive Wine Pairing Workshop
Fri 09
Dec
- 2022 -
Xmas Food & Festive Wine Pairing Workshop
Have you ever wondered which wine to serve at your dinner party or what goes well with your Christmas lunch or Boxing Day cold dinner? – well, this is the tasting for you!
£40.00
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Champagne Tasting & Sabrage!
Sat 10
Dec
- 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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'Introduction to Wine' Tasting
Fri 13
Jan
- 2023 -
'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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Italian Food & Italian Wine Pairing Workshop
Sat 14
Jan
- 2023 -
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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Gin & Tonic & Garnish Pairing Workshop
Fri 20
Jan
- 2023 -
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 21
Jan
- 2023 -
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 St James' Tavern. 
£100.00
Gift options available
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French Whites
Fri 27
Jan
- 2023 -
French Whites
Welcome to the Wonderful World of French White Wines!
£35.00
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Whisky Tasting
Sat 28
Jan
- 2023 -
Whisky Tasting
These whisky tasting events are a treat for any whisky lover and make an interesting and unusual gift. 
£40.00
Gift options available
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Spanish Wine & Tapas Pairing Workshop
Thu 02
Feb
- 2023 -
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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French Reds
Fri 03
Feb
- 2023 -
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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Rum Tasting
Sat 04
Feb
- 2023 -
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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Italy
Fri 10
Feb
- 2023 -
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 11
Feb
- 2023 -
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
Gift options available
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Spain
Fri 17
Feb
- 2023 -
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 Champagne Tasting ... THE BEST OF THE BEST BUBBLES!
Sat 18
Feb
- 2023 -
Fine Champagne Tasting ... THE BEST OF THE BEST BUBBLES!
Join Cécile for a spectacular one-off tasting of fine champagne wines from her very own cellar! THE PERFECT TREAT.
£110.00
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USA & Australia
Fri 24
Feb
- 2023 -
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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Whisky Tasting
Sat 25
Feb
- 2023 -
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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New Zealand
Fri 03
Mar
- 2023 -
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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Gin & Tonic & Garnish Pairing Workshop
Sat 04
Mar
- 2023 -
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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Chile & Argentina
Fri 10
Mar
- 2023 -
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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Spanish Wine & Tapas Pairing Workshop
Sat 11
Mar
- 2023 -
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 17
Mar
- 2023 -
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 18
Mar
- 2023 -
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
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
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French Cheese & French Wine Pairing Workshop
Fri 24
Mar
- 2023 -
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
Gift options available
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Saturday 'Introduction to Wine' Course
Sat 25
Mar
- 2023 -
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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Chocolate & Wine Pairing Workshop
Fri 31
Mar
- 2023 -
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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Champagne Tasting & Sabrage!
Sat 01
Apr
- 2023 -
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
Gift options available
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Spanish Wine & Tapas Pairing Workshop (copy)
Fri 14
Apr
- 2023 -
Spanish Wine & Tapas Pairing Workshop (copy)
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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Fine French Wine Tasting (92 to 96 points from Robert Parker)
Sat 15
Apr
- 2023 -
Fine French Wine Tasting (92 to 96 points from Robert Parker)
Learn from the expert at this one-off EXCLUSIVE tutored tasting!
£95.00
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Old World vs New World Wines
Thu 20
Apr
- 2023 -
Old World vs New World Wines
This fascinating tasting will focus on the classic wine regions of FRANCE, ITALY, SPAIN, GERMANY, etc., and compare them against the best of the New World.
£35.00
Gift options available
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Port & Cheese Pairing Workshop
Fri 21
Apr
- 2023 -
Port & Cheese Pairing Workshop
Prepare yourself for an evening of indulgence with our Port & Cheese Pairing Workshop. 
£40.00
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Whisky Tasting
Sat 22
Apr
- 2023 -
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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Tasmania
Fri 28
Apr
- 2023 -
Tasmania
Welcome to the up-and-coming world of Tasmanian wine!
£35.00
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Malbec from around the globe
Sat 29
Apr
- 2023 -
Malbec from around the globe
Can the New World - Australia, New Zealand, Argentina, Chile, South Africa - beat South-Western France in this BLIND tasting challenge? Well, come and find out!
£35.00
Gift options available
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The BEST of New Latitude Wines, from China, Thailand, Canada, Switzerland, India, etc
Fri 05
May
- 2023 -
The BEST of New Latitude Wines, from China, Thailand, Canada, Switzerland, India, etc
Let's discover wines from Brazil, Mexico, Japan, Canada, Switzerland, India, China and/or Thailand. 
£35.00
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French Sparkling Wines From My Own Cellar
Sat 06
May
- 2023 -
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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Spanish Wine & Tapas Pairing Workshop (copy)
Fri 12
May
- 2023 -
Spanish Wine & Tapas Pairing Workshop (copy)
The wines are very carefully selected by Hampshire Wine School and paired with different ingredients and dishes with a Spanish twist. 
£40.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
More Info
Saturday 'Introduction to Wine' Course (copy)
Sat 13
May
- 2023 -
Saturday 'Introduction to Wine' Course (copy)
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
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
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THE BEST OF FRENCH WINE-PRODUCING REGIONS (incl Champagne, Chateauneuf-du-Pape, St-Estephe, Sancerre, etc)
Sat 20
May
- 2023 -
THE BEST OF FRENCH WINE-PRODUCING REGIONS (incl Champagne, Chateauneuf-du-Pape, St-Estephe, Sancerre, etc)
(RE)discover what makes French wines great and decadent. We shall taste 6 of the "big names" from Champagne, Sancerre, St-Estephe, St-Emilion and Chateauneuf-du-Pape
£60.00
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Sparkling Wines from Europe, from Prosecco to Cava & Franciacorta!
Sat 03
Jun
- 2023 -
Sparkling Wines from Europe, from Prosecco to Cava & Franciacorta!
Taste some truly amazing sparkling wines from Italy and Spain. Which one will you fall in love with?
£40.00
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Beer Tasting - 7 styles from around the globe
Fri 23
Jun
- 2023 -
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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Sparkling Wines from the New World, from South Africa & Australia to England!
Sat 01
Jul
- 2023 -
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 08
Jul
- 2023 -
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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