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Notts Derby Wine School: 8 Week World of Wine Course

Jurys Inn, Waterfront Plaza, Station Street, Nottingham, Notts, NG2 3BJ
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Notts Derby Wine School: 8 Week World of Wine Course

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The 8-week World of Wine Course is designed as a practical introduction to the world of wine. It is structured for people who enjoy wine and would like to learn more about it in a fun and relaxed environment. You need no previous experience – the emphasis is on learning by your own experience of tasting the different varieties of wine. It is also a great way to meet new friends who share your enjoyment of wine.

This 8-week Course can also be purchased as a great gift idea- perfect for birthdays and special anniversaries!
 
KEY FEATURES OF THE 8-WEEK WORLD OF WINE COURSE

    Taste at least 50 delicious wines in 8 weeks
    Retail prices of wines tasted will generally be between £5 and £20
    Discover where to obtain today's best value for money wines.
    Wine and food matching advice
    Common wine faults - how to spot them
    Storing and serving wine advice
    Taste the world’s major red grape varieties – Shiraz, Cabernet, Merlot, Pinot Noir, Sangiovese, Tempranillo, Grenache and others
    Taste the world’s major white grape varieties – Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Riesling, Semillon, Viognier, Pinot Grigio, Chenin Blanc and     others
    Professional ISO tasting glasses, tasting notes and course notes are all provided

 COURSE OUTLINE: WEEK BY WEEK

    Week 1: France (Bordeaux, Rhone and S. of France)
    Week 2: USA and South Africa
    Week 3: France (Burgundy and Loire)
    Week 4: Australia and New Zealand
    Week 5: Italy, Spain and Portugal
    Week 6: Chile and Argentina
    Week 7: Germany, Austria, Alsace and UK
    Week 8: Sparkling, Sweet and Fortified Wines

Each week we will examine how different grape varieties, different climates and local wine-making techniques impact on the aromas and flavours of the wine. Through practice and our guidance you will learn how to identify the wine's characteristics for yourself; we show you how to taste and appraise wine like a professional. We believe that the best aide to learning about wine is the process of tasting and comparing for yourself; that is exactly what you will have the chance to do, in our relaxed and informal setting.

Please Note: There is a charge for the cost of the wine (in addition to the £95 course fee) of £10 per evening payable on the night. Great value - the cost of the course is still under £22 per evening.

Opening Times

Notts Derby Wine School: 8 Week World of Wine Course (22 Feb 2018 - 12 Apr 2018)

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  • In town/city centre

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  • All major credit/debit cards accepted

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