You don’t need to spend a fortune to be able to enjoy interesting wines. Learn about different grape varieties and regions and use your taste buds to find the right wine for any occasion. Our lessons are delivered at many times during the week and the weekend, by informed, knowledgeable tutors.
We all think that Bordeaux wines must be expensive – yet this large region produces lots of inexpensive, well-made white and red wines – the trick is knowing where to look! We will show you how to find them.
Discover what puts the bubbles into bubbly as we taste through eight sparklers from prosecco, cava, cremant, champagne and new world. We look at different methods of production and how they shape flavour and fizz.
Discover what puts the bubbles into bubbly as we taste our way through eight sparklers from prosecco, cava, cremant, champagne and new world. We look at different methods of production and how they shape flavour and fizz.
Discover life beyond cheese and red wine as we explore some of the many different classic pairings of cheese and wine throughout France’s many regions. We’ll taste a range of wine -dry whites, light reds, sweet white and rich reds with an interesting variety of cheeses. Consider any ALLERGIES; details in the outline.
Italy’s Adriatic coastline is home to some delicious and little-known wines. Its warmer climate allows different grapes to grow well, creating wines unique to this region. We explore a lovely selection of eight wines.
Just in time for Christmas our class explores Portugal’s two fortified wines –Port and Madeira, comparing the differnet styles and methods of production as we taste 4 examples of each one , paired with tapas.
Portugal boasts amazing grape varieties and offers a fantastic range of superb wines in varied styles and at affordable prices. We take you behind the mystifying labels into lovely and surprisingly different wines from Vinho Verde, the Douro and Dao in the north down to Lisbon and Alentejo.
Rioja maybe Spain’s calling card but there now amazing wines to be found all over Spain – from Galicia’s gorgeous whites to Jumilla’s luscious reds and Catalonia’s lovely wines –get the inside track here!