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Notts Derby Wine School: Nottingham Saturday Intro Course

Jurys Inn
Waterfront Plaza
Station Street
Nottingham
NG2 3BJ

Tel: 0115 772 2041

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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

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