Saturday Course + Lunch Colchester £80

11am to 4pm - starting with a decadent Champagne aperitif, including a delicious 2-course lunch, and a tutored tasting of 12 superb wines!

Passionate about wine & want to learn more? Each course is a fascinating introduction to the world of Wine. Do you want to discover fascinating and delicious new wines & grape varieties? Do you want to taste a wide variety of wines and understand what makes them so different ? Do you want to know which wine to drink with what food? Then these are the courses for you!  It is also a great way to meet new friends who share your love of wine. 

Our Saturday Courses take place at The George Hotel, Colchester 

Course Outline:

  • Introduction to the Worlds major wine regions
  • New World Wines (Australia, New Zealand, Chile, Argentina, South Africa, California) vs Old World Classics (France, Italy, & Spain)
  • Major Red Grape Varieties – Shiraz, Cabernet, Merlot, Pinot Noir, Sangiovese, Tempranillo & others.
  • Major White Grape Varieties – Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Riesling, & others!
  • How wine is made - grapes, fermentation and ageing
  • Two-course lunch and a glass of champagne
  • How to taste wines like a professional – aroma, flavours, describing wines
  • Recognising elements of wine - tannin, acidity, oak
  • Tutored Tasting of 12 Wines
  • The effect of climate on the taste of wine
  • Which wines to buy, where to obtain the best value for money, storing & serving wine, understanding wine labels
  • Food & Wine Matching tips & advice

Our Saturday Wine Courses also make a great GIFT IDEA for any occasion!

COURSE TIMES

1100 - 1230: Morning session incl Champagne

1230 – 1345: 2 course Lunch included.

1345 – 1600: Afternoon session

We also run these Courses in many other locations across the UK!

 

Saturday Introduction to Wine,with Champagne and lunch (Colchester)

Saturday Introduction to Wine,with Champagne and lunch (Colchester) :: Sat 30th Sep 2017

Join us for an Introduction to Wine in a day course. 11:00am to 4:00pm, with a 2 course lunch & Champagne. Like wine but not sure why?

Places remaining: 12
Date/Time: 30th Sep 2017 at 11am-4pm
Venue: The George Hotel, 116 High Street, Colchester, CO1 1TD

Price: £80.00
Saturday Introduction to Wine, with Champagne and lunch

Saturday Introduction to Wine, with Champagne and lunch :: Sat 18th Nov 2017

Join us for an Introduction to Wine in a day course. 11:00am to 4:00pm,including Champagne on arrival and a 2 course lunch. Like wine but not sure why?

Places remaining: 16
Date/Time: 18th Nov 2017 at 11am - 4pm
Venue: The George Hotel, 116 High Street, Colchester, CO1 1TD

Price: £80.00
Saturday Introduction to Wine,with Champagne and lunch (Colchester)

Saturday Introduction to Wine,with Champagne and lunch (Colchester) :: Sat 20th Jan 2018

Join us for an Introduction to Wine in a day course. 11:00am to 4:00pm, including Champagne on arrival and a two course lunch. Like wine but not

Places remaining: 14
Date/Time: 20th Jan 2018 at 11am - 4pm
Venue: The George Hotel, 116 High Street, Colchester, CO1 1TD

Price: £80.00

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