London Wine School 1-Day Course - 'Introduction to the World of Wine'

November 17, 2012 (Sat) from 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Albannach Restaurant
66 Trafalgar Square
London, London WC2N 5DS

View Map   |   0208 242 1797

Cost: £95 inc champagne & 3 course lunch

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Food     Wine     Educational     Entertainment    

This is our most popular 1 day course, and a great opportunity to introduce yourself to the fascinating and diverse world of wine. As we taste our way through 16 wines, interspersed with a great 3-course lunch, throughout the day our entertaining expert will guide you through all the facets of wine you need to to know, to rapidly increase your choice, understanding and enjoyment of wines.

A typical schedule is:

1030 Welcome drink and intro to the day

1100 How to taste wine – aromas, taste, acidity, tannins, sweetness, body and the influence of oak

1145 The world’s main white grape varieties – regions, characteristics and diversity

1230 Sparkling wines – champagne, prosecco, cava and the rest

1315 Lunch. 3 courses matched with wine

1415 The world’s main red grape varieties – regions, characteristics and diversity

1500 Food and wine matching – hints and tips for the perfect choices

1530 Sweet wines – vastly underestimated and surprising food matches

1600 Close

We hope you can join us for what promises to be an entertaining and enlightening day