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Unlock a world of wine on one of our introductory events.

 

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 (7-9pm) 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 - its a real treat for yourself and/or a friend.

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Saturday Wine Experience with Lunch and Champagne
Sat 20
Aug
- 2022 -
Saturday Wine Experience with Lunch and Champagne
Introduction to Wine day course, starting with  Champagne aperitif at 11am,  delicious two-course lunch and 13 fantastic wines to taste before finishing at 4pm. 
£100.00
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Tour de France
Fri 16
Sep
- 2022 -
Tour de France
Join us as we visit the best vineyards in France, for this magnificent grand tour! This is a chance to join us as we taste our way around the major wine regions of France
£30.00
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Italian Job
Fri 23
Sep
- 2022 -
Italian Job
Join us as we travel through the very different and fabulous wine regions of Italy.
£30.00
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Intro to Spain and Portugal
Fri 30
Sep
- 2022 -
Intro to Spain and Portugal
It's time to take a closer look at Iberian wine-making! There are so many changes going on in Spain and Portugal.
£30.00
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Germany and Eastern Europe uncovered
Fri 07
Oct
- 2022 -
Germany and Eastern Europe uncovered
A fascinating evening tasting some of Europe's often overlooked treasures!
£30.00
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 Four Week World of Wine - New World
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Fri 14
Oct
- 2022 -
Four Week World of Wine - New World
Our 4-week short wine courses are a great way to get to grips with a range of wine styles or countries. Most are designed to take you on your first steps in your wine journey with no experience necessary.
£110.00
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Explore Australia and New Zealand
Fri 14
Oct
- 2022 -
Explore Australia and New Zealand
 New Zealand and Australia are the flagbearers for the Brave New World of wine. If you've only ever drunk mass-produced supermarket wines you're in for a treat, with six great wines that are uniquely from Down Under
£30.00
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Explore South Africa and USA
Fri 21
Oct
- 2022 -
Explore South Africa and USA
South Africa's unique contribution to the world of wine comes from its distinctive history and climate, while wines from the USA  rival the best made in Europe. Iconic Pinotage and Zinfandel backed by a host of other varieties. 
£30.00
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Saturday Wine Experience with Lunch and Champagne
Sat 22
Oct
- 2022 -
Saturday Wine Experience with Lunch and Champagne
Introduction to Wine day course, starting with  Champagne aperitif at 11am,  delicious two-course lunch and 13 fantastic wines to taste before finishing at 4pm. 
£100.00
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Awesome Argentina & Chile
Fri 28
Oct
- 2022 -
Awesome Argentina & Chile
Chile is known for its fresh and fruity wines and very tempting prices while Argentina has been making intense and increasingly complex wines. Both countries have their unique surprises - come and discover why.
£30.00
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Champagne  & Sparkling Wines Uncorked
Fri 04
Nov
- 2022 -
Champagne & Sparkling Wines Uncorked
Come enjoy a decadent evening of fine sparkling wine! We'll sample 6 sparkling wines including Champagne, Prosecco and one from England amongst others.
£40.00
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Grape Expectations -Three Weeks
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Fri 18
Nov
- 2022 -
Grape Expectations -Three Weeks
If you would rather explore wine by individual Grape Variety, then this is the course for you. Each week we look at a black grape and a white grape variety. We compare and contrast the Old World interpretation with the New World version.
£90.00
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Pinot Noir and Sauvignon Blanc - Grape Expectations
Fri 18
Nov
- 2022 -
Pinot Noir and Sauvignon Blanc - Grape Expectations
Do you have a favourite grape variety ? Do you prefer the French version or southern hemisphere? This evening we take two grape varieties - Pinot Noir and Sauvignon Blanc - and expore what makes them different
£35.00
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Chardonnay and Syrah - Grape Expectations
Fri 25
Nov
- 2022 -
Chardonnay and Syrah - Grape Expectations
Join us for a fun evening sampling these two grape varieties and comparing them  with wines made using the same grapes in New World countries such as Australia, South Africa and America. Learn to tell the difference by smell and taste alone!
£35.00
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Cabernet Sauvignon and Chenin Blanc - Grape Expectations
Fri 02
Dec
- 2022 -
Cabernet Sauvignon and Chenin Blanc - Grape Expectations
Cabernet Sauvignon is one of the mainstays of Bordeaux. Chenin Blanc is famous from Vouvray in the Loire Valley. But where else is it grown and how does a southern hemisphere environment make it taste different? Let's explore.
£35.00
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Saturday Wine Experience with Lunch and Champagne
Sat 03
Dec
- 2022 -
Saturday Wine Experience with Lunch and Champagne
Introduction to Wine day course, starting with  Champagne aperitif at 11am,  delicious two-course lunch and 13 fantastic wines to taste before finishing at 4pm. 
£100.00
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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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