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Saturday Introduction to Wine with Lunch

Saturday Introduction to Wine with Lunch

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An introduction to the fascinating world of wine. Do you want to discover interesting wines and grape varieties? Do you want to taste a wide variety of wines and understand what makes them so different? Do you want to know which wine to drink with what food? Then this is the course for you. 

We'll start the day with Champagne, followed by a relaxed and fun tutored tasting of 10 fantastic wines. As well as learning to taste like a pro we'll cover the following...

  • How wine is made
  • An introduction to the major wine regions of the world 
  • An introduction to the major red and white grape varieties 
  • The effect of climate on how a wine tastes
  • Understanding wine labels 
  • Food and wine matching tips 

Halfway through the day we'll take a break to enjoy a delicious three-course lunch. 

DIETARY REQUIREMENTS: Please inform us of any dietary requirements at the time of booking by emailing us at

Please note that all guests must be at least 18 years old to attend this event. 

Your booking for this event is with Hertfordshire Wine School. If you have any questions about your booking please contact Hertfordshire Wine School directly rather than the venue as they will not be able to assist. 

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Thompson - St Albans
2 - 8 Hatfield Road

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