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The one day course provides a basic introduction to the main varieties of grapes. Participants will have the opportunity to taste a wide selection of wine to learn about wine styles, their characteristics and food pairing. Upon successful completion of the course participants will receive a Level 1 Award in Wine, accredited by the Wine & Spirit Education Trust.

An Introduction to Wine includes:
Extensive wine tasting
Wine guide
WSET Level 1 Award
Two course lunch




Every Tuesday for 9 weeks from 6.30pm-8.30pm starting from Tuesday 1st October

The nine week course is a comprehensive introduction to wine for beginners. Every week participants will have the opportunity to taste and learn about different wine styles and key grape varieties, from chardonnay and sauvignon blanc to merlot and pinot noir. On the final week participants will enjoy a champagne and canapé reception.

Looking Behind the Label includes:
Extensive wine and spirits tastings over a nine week period
Wine information pack
WSET accredited Level 2 Award in Wines and Spirits
Champagne and canapé reception