Saturday 'Introduction to Wine' Course £90
11am to 4pm, 12 wines including Champagne and a tasty two-course lunch at the County Club in the heart of Guildford
The County Club provides a selection of dining settings, including restaurant, private dining rooms and an informal bar area that overlooks Guildford High Street.
Come and enjoy a friendly, informal and fun wine journey tasting at least 12 wines from around the World. No previous experience necessary! Champagne tasting on arrival.
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
Improve your senses! - Nez du Vin
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
If you would like to book a place on this course, to be sent as a Gift Voucher, simply email us at firstname.lastname@example.org after you have made the booking and we will send you a Gift Voucher with the course details only (no price information)- Christmas made easy!
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Course Date/Time: Sat 16th Nov 2019 at 11am- 4pm
Duration: 5 hours
Venue: The County Club,158 High St,Guildford,Surrey,GU1 3HJ