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Blackfriars Newcastle

About the venue

Newcastle Wine School is based in meeting rooms above Blackfriars a former Priory in the heart of the city of Newcastle.

Please note as a consequence of this historic location we regret that there is no disabled access to the meeting room.

Blackfriars Restaurant, Friars Street, Newcastle NE1 4XN. An easy 5 minutes walk from Central Station or St James.

How to get there

Blackfriars Newcastle
Friars Street
NE1 4XN

Upcoming events

Around the World in 8 Wines
Wed 18
May
- 2022 -
Around the World in 8 Wines
Join us to enjoy 8 wines that you may not have tried before but which are the new wave of the wine world.
£30.00
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Introduction to Wine Tasting
Fri 20
May
- 2022 -
Introduction to Wine Tasting
Learn to taste like a Pro in just one evening.
£30.00
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Discover Australia and New Zealand
Wed 25
May
- 2022 -
Discover Australia and New Zealand
Join us and taste why Australian and New Zealand wines have earned such popularity in the UK.
£30.00
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Friday Fizz - Fine Champagne
Fri 27
May
- 2022 -
Friday Fizz - Fine Champagne
Veuve Clicquot, Bollinger, Louis Roederer, Pol Roger, Moet et Chandon, Taittinger? Do you have a favourite? Taste a selection of some of the world's most famous and best loved champagnes against some lesser known but very exciting new discoveries.
£45.00
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Cheese and Wine Tasting
Fri 03
Jun
- 2022 -
Cheese and Wine Tasting
Love Cheese? Love wine? Then come along to our cheese and wine matching evening and learn more about the best cheese and wine pairings to enjoy at home.
£35.00
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Cheese and Wine Tasting
Wed 08
Jun
- 2022 -
Cheese and Wine Tasting
Love Cheese? Love wine? Then come along to our cheese and wine matching evening and learn more about the best cheese and wine pairings to enjoy at home.
£35.00
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Posh v Plonk - Taste the Difference
Fri 10
Jun
- 2022 -
Posh v Plonk - Taste the Difference
Can you taste the difference in three wines ranging in price from less than £10.00 to more than £20.00?
£30.00
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Introduction to Wine Tasting
Wed 15
Jun
- 2022 -
Introduction to Wine Tasting
Learn to taste like a Pro in just one evening.
£30.00
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Discover Gin Tasting
Fri 17
Jun
- 2022 -
Discover Gin Tasting
Have you ever wondered what are the differences between the various styles of Gin? If so then this is the tasting for you. Come along and learn more about this fashionable spirit with a long history in a fun, informal and relaxed evening.
£35.00
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Food and Wine Workshop
Wed 22
Jun
- 2022 -
Food and Wine Workshop
Have you ever wondered which wine to serve at your dinner party or what wine goes well with spicy food? Well this interactive workshop is for you!
£45.00
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First of the Summer Wine
Fri 24
Jun
- 2022 -
First of the Summer Wine
What will you be drinking this summer? Discover our seasonal recommendations from aromatic whites, savoury roses and refreshing reds.
£30.00
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Tour de France with a Twist
Wed 29
Jun
- 2022 -
Tour de France with a Twist
Chase down 6 exceptional wines to enjoy during the 2022 Tour. Wines you can enjoy in front of the TV highlights and that reflect the iconic climbs and dramatic scenery of the Tour de France.
£30.00
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Cheese and Wine Tasting
Fri 01
Jul
- 2022 -
Cheese and Wine Tasting
Love Cheese? Love wine? Then come along to our cheese and wine matching evening and learn more about the best cheese and wine pairings to enjoy at home.
£35.00
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Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Sat 02
Jul
- 2022 -
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
A full day of wine tasting including champagne and lunch
£85.00
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Exploring Alpine Wine
Wed 06
Jul
- 2022 -
Exploring Alpine Wine
The amazing Alpine landscape forces winemakers to heroic efforts. Working at altitude, in an extreme climate is uniquely challenging There are no short cuts to making wine in this part of the world. Care, pride and passion are all that matter.
£30.00
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Charcuterie and Wine Workshop
Fri 08
Jul
- 2022 -
Charcuterie and Wine Workshop
Join us at our Charcuterie and Wine Workshop where we pair different types of charcuterie with matching wines as we explore one of our favourite food and wine pairings.
£35.00
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Cheese and Wine Tasting
Wed 13
Jul
- 2022 -
Cheese and Wine Tasting
Love Cheese? Love wine? Then come along to our cheese and wine matching evening and learn more about the best cheese and wine pairings to enjoy at home.
£35.00
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Introduction to Wine Tasting
Fri 15
Jul
- 2022 -
Introduction to Wine Tasting
Learn to taste like a Pro in just one evening.
£30.00
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Discover the Wines of Greece
Wed 20
Jul
- 2022 -
Discover the Wines of Greece
Have you experienced the diversity of Greek wines? The ancient cradle of Mediterranean wine making, Greece today is a source of distinctive, high-quality wines.  
£30.00
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Friday Fizz Summer Sparkling
Fri 22
Jul
- 2022 -
Friday Fizz Summer Sparkling
Summer is made for Sparkling Wine and in this tasting you will explore a selection of sparkling wines including Rose and Champagne. Which will be your favourite?
£35.00
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Brazil - Wine and Food
Wed 07
Sep
- 2022 -
Brazil - Wine and Food
It’s just like tasting Brazil - Taste the colours of the carnival and sample the sizzle of the samba in the wines and food of Brazil.
£35.00
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Cheese and Wine Tasting
Fri 16
Sep
- 2022 -
Cheese and Wine Tasting
Love Cheese? Love wine? Then come along to our cheese and wine matching evening and learn more about the best cheese and wine pairings to enjoy at home.
£35.00
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WSET Level 1 Award in Wines inc Exam
Sun 18
Sep
- 2022 -
WSET Level 1 Award in Wines inc Exam
Get a Professional Wine Qualification in a day.
£175.00
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Posh v Plonk - Taste the Difference
Fri 23
Sep
- 2022 -
Posh v Plonk - Taste the Difference
Can you taste the difference in three wines ranging in price from less than £10.00 to more than £20.00?
£30.00
Gift options available
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Introduction to Wine Tasting
Fri 30
Sep
- 2022 -
Introduction to Wine Tasting
Learn to taste like a Pro in just one evening.
£30.00
Gift options available
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Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Sat 01
Oct
- 2022 -
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
A full day of wine tasting including champagne and lunch
£85.00
Gift options available
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Charcuterie and Wine Workshop
Fri 14
Oct
- 2022 -
Charcuterie and Wine Workshop
Join us at our Charcuterie and Wine Workshop where we pair different types of charcuterie with matching wines as we explore one of our favourite food and wine pairings.
£35.00
Gift options available
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Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
Sat 22
Oct
- 2022 -
Saturday Wine Tasting with Lunch
A full day of wine tasting including champagne and lunch
£85.00
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Friday Fizz - Winter Sparkling
Fri 28
Oct
- 2022 -
Friday Fizz - Winter Sparkling
Bring some sparkle to a cold winter evening. In this tasting you will explore a selection of sparkling wines including Champagne. Which will be your favourite winter fizz?
£35.00
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 Spanish Adventures - 4 Week Tour d'Espagne
Starts
Wed 02
Nov
- 2022 -
Spanish Adventures - 4 Week Tour d'Espagne
In this four week course we look beyond the mainstream to bring you rewarding new discoveries. As the wines are being imported directly from small, artisanal bodegas in Spain, numbers are strictly limited.  
£120.00
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Spanish Adventures - Green Spain and the Duero Valley
Wed 02
Nov
- 2022 -
Spanish Adventures - Green Spain and the Duero Valley
Green Spain and the Duero Valley (Galicia, Basque Country, Castilla y Leon) Green Spain, stretching from the Atlantic coast to the Pyrenees. Taste cool climate Albarino, Mencia from heroic mountainside vineyards and the Basque favourite, Txakoli
£35.00
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Introduction to Wine Tasting
Fri 04
Nov
- 2022 -
Introduction to Wine Tasting
Learn to taste like a Pro in just one evening.
£30.00
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Spanish Adventures - The Meseta
Wed 09
Nov
- 2022 -
Spanish Adventures - The Meseta
The Meseta - (Castilla y Leon , Castilla La Mancha, Madrid, Extremadura) The heart of old Spain, home of Don Quixote. 
£35.00
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Cheese and Wine Tasting
Fri 11
Nov
- 2022 -
Cheese and Wine Tasting
Love Cheese? Love wine? Then come along to our cheese and wine matching evening and learn more about the best cheese and wine pairings to enjoy at home.
£35.00
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Spanish Adventures - The Ebro Valley
Wed 16
Nov
- 2022 -
Spanish Adventures - The Ebro Valley
The Ebro Valley (Rioja, Navarra, Aragon, Catalonia) In this tasting we follow the Ebro River from Rioja to the Mediterranean coast. 
£35.00
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Spanish Adventures - The Mediterranean
Wed 23
Nov
- 2022 -
Spanish Adventures - The Mediterranean
The Mediterranean (Catalonia, Valencia, Murcia, Andalucia, Mallorca and Canary Islands) Sunny Spain. Our wine tasting journey takes us from the French to the Portuguese border and across the seas to Mallorca and the Canary Islands.    
£35.00
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Friday Fizz - Christmas Champagne
Fri 25
Nov
- 2022 -
Friday Fizz - Christmas Champagne
Veuve Clicquot, Bollinger, Louis Roederer, Pol Roger, Moet, Taittinger etc? Do you have a favourite? Taste a selection of some of the world's most famous and best loved champagnes against some lesser known but very exciting new discoveries.
£45.00
Gift options available
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Winter Reds - Fine Wines
Fri 02
Dec
- 2022 -
Winter Reds - Fine Wines
As the winter nights draw in it's time to cosy up with a special selection of rich and spicy fine red wines to give you that warming glow...
£35.00
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