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8 Week World of Wine Course

Have you been thinking about learning more about wine but didn't know where to start? Our 8-Week World of Wine course will give you the best introduction to wine tasting you could ever want!

The 8-Week Introduction to the World of Wine Course is a fun, practical introduction to the wines of the world. It is designed specifically for people who enjoy wine and would like to learn more about it. You do not need any previous experience, and the emphasis is on learning by tasting different varieties of wine. It is also a great way to meet new friends who share your love of wine. Through this course, you will also learn which wines you like and where to buy them as well as gain confidence navigating wine lists.

Course Programme:

Week 1: Tour de France - the classic regions.
Week 2: Discover Italy!
Week 3: Explore Spain & Portugal.
Week 4: Discover Germany, Austria & England!
Week 5: Explore Australia & New Zealand
Week 6: Discover Chile & Argentina
Week 7: The Wines of South Africa & USA.
Week 8: Sparkling and Sweet Wines of the World.

Additionally, each week will cover other topics such as:

  • Tasting skills, detecting different aromas and understanding wine labels
  • Learning how wine is made including the use of oak and other winemaking techniques and practices
  • Wine service best practices - serving temperatures & decanting
  • Exploring supermarkets vs independent wine merchants
  • Food & wine matching
  • Understanding the importance of climate & weather in grape-growing
  • Wine storage best practices
  • Common wine faults
  • And more!

Each evening will include: tasting samples of six carefully selected wines, light nibbles, full wine notes & handouts, a 2 hour interactive presentation, with Q&A, led by our wine expert.

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 8 Week World of Wine Course
Tue 18
- 2021 -
8 Week World of Wine Course
A wonderful introductory, comprehensive course into the fabulous world of vineyards, grapes, wine making and wine tasting!
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 8 Week World of Wine Course
Tue 07
- 2021 -
8 Week World of Wine Course
Hotel du Vin Tunbridge Wells
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A wonderful introductory, comprehensive course into the fabulous world of vineyards, grapes, wine making and wine tasting!
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