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Notts Derby Wine School: Nottingham Saturday Intro Course

Jurys Inn, Waterfront Plaza, Station Street, Nottingham, NG2 3BJ
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Notts Derby Wine School: Nottingham Saturday Intro Course


Notts Derby Wine School - Saturday Intro Course (various dates), 11am - 4pm.

Includes champagne & delicious 2-course lunch.
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, ageing
· Improve your senses! - Aroma wheel, Nez du Vin
· How to taste wines – aroma, taste, 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 – with practical tastings.

Duration: 5 Hours

Event Price: £75.00

Opening Times

Notts Derby Wine School: Nottingham Saturday Intro Course (6 Jan 2018)
Notts Derby Wine School: Nottingham Saturday Intro Course (3 Mar 2018)
Notts Derby Wine School: Nottingham Saturday Intro Course (12 May 2018)

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  • All major credit/debit cards accepted

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Jurys Inn Nottingham, Nottingham

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