Premium Beginners One Day Wine Course


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Level 1

4.15 hours

Duke of Sussex, Bankside
ROSL, Mayfair

£179.00 + (£2.50 booking fee)

About the course

Join us on the Premium Beginners One Day Wine Course in London at one of our specially selected venues in London.  You will compare, contrast and discover wines from around the world; improve your tasting skills and take home practical tips for Wine and Food Matching. One of the most enjoyable ways to develop your senses and spend time with like-minded people! 10 Wines are tasted during the day and a 3 course gourmet lunch is included.

What will I learn?

  • Through swirling, sniffing, sipping and spitting, all wines are tasted blind. This will help you to judge the quality of any wine through tasting and not just by looking at the label or price tag.
  • You will gain the knowledge and ability to choose exciting new wine styles, grape varieties and producers.
  • You will be introduced to the mechanics of wine tasting and the professional approach to wine assessment.
  • Your tutor will pass on insider tips to help you navigate the pitfalls of buying wine for any occasion.

Course Content

  • Explore wine production
  • Evaluate quality and ageing potential
  • Star producers & spotting value for money
  • Evaluate key wine styles
  • Explore key grape varieties and regions
  • Wine faults and how to deal with them
  • How to invest and store wine
  • Match Wine and Food
  • Navigate Restaurant Wine lists like a pro

Course Agenda

Start times of this workshop may vary. Please check your chosen date for correct start time.

12:00 – 12:30

The systematic approach to wine tasting

12:30 – 13:30

White grape varieties around the world

13.30 – 14.15

Principles of wine & food matching & lunch

14.30 – 16.00

Red grapes from around the world

16.00 – 16.15

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Whilst the content of the Premium Beginners Wine Tasting Course is identical to the Classic Beginners Wine Tasting Course, the Premium Beginners Workshop offers a 3 – course lunch  (instead of 2 courses on the Classic Course), along with premium wines during the day.  A mix of contemporary, classic and up and coming wines are selected by the tutor for the day. Our venues are very exclusive small Boutique Hotels, in St James’s or Mayfair.

This is a friendly and personal Introduction to Wine Tasting and no previous experience is necessary.

You will be tasting 9-10 premium wines during the day

Wines tasted are typically between £12 and £45 a bottle

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