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Wine Courses



All our wine courses are run in a sociable and relaxed atmosphere with strong emphasis on wine tasting, discussion and participation. Our primary aim is to help you understand wine, to learn to appreciate it and to give you the confidence to choose the wines you enjoy.


Weekend Wine Courses

Weekend wine courses are run on Saturdays and are designed for those of you who cannot commit to the mid-week courses or are coming from outside London.

Saturday Introductory Wine Course

This wine course is grape variety based and deals with all the issues connected with wine.

Time: 11am - 5 pm with 1 hour lunch break (lunch not included).
Wines: 14 high quality, representative wines of different styles and grape varieties from around the world.
Topics: what is wine, how is it made, styles of wine, grape varieties, how to taste wine, wine's ability to mature, faults in wines, serving wines and matching food and wine and choosing wines in shops and restaurants.
Price: £79

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Saturday Wines of the World Wine Course

This wine course is wine region based and it is a trip around the world to classic wine growing regions.

Time: 11am - 5 pm with 1 hour lunch break (lunch not included).
Wines: 14 high quality, representative wine of different styles and grape varieties from around the world.
Topics: what is wine, styles of wines, how to taste wine, New World vs Old World wine, classic wine regions of Europe, both Americas, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.
Price: £79

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Evening Wine Courses

Evening mid-week evening wine courses are the perfect indepth courses for any wine lover.

5 Evening Introductory Wine Course

Time: 7 - 9 pm
Wines: 40 high quality, representative wines of different styles and grape varieties from around the world.

EVENING 1 - The Senses: How to taste wine

EVENING 2 - Mother nature vs winemaker

EVENING 3 - Wine's ability to mature

EVENING 4 - Matching food and wine

EVENING 5 - Sparkling and fortified wines

Price: £169

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6 Evening Intermediate Wine Course

Time: 7 - 9 pm
Wines: 48 high quality, representative wines of different styles and grape varieties from around the world.

EVENING 1 - France 1: Loire Valley, Bordeaux, South

EVENING 2 - Italy

EVENING 3 - Germany & Iberia, Central Europe

EVENING 4 - France 2: Alsace, Burgundy, RhÔne Valley

EVENING 5 - New World 1: The Americas

EVENING 6 - New World 2: South Africa, Australia, New Zealand

Price: £189


Thank you for a fantastic day yesterday on the basic wine course, I really enjoyed it.
Zara Valentine


Venue

Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street Hotel
9-13 Bloomsbury St
London WC1B 3QD
+ 44 (0)20 7636 5601

Please visit the hotel website to book accommodation if you would like to stay overnight.

Alternatively, you may want to book dinner or afternoon tea before your course at Steak & Lobster or Scoff & Banter


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We have vouchers for all our wine courses and wine tastings which will make a perfect gift

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Contact Us

tel / mob: 07956 870 772
email: margaret@connoisseur.org

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