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Wine Tastings



These are 2 hour evening wine tastings running from 7pm - 9pm; some are one-off wine tastings while others are run on a more regular basis. At all of our wine tasting events, we taste 8 different high quality representative wines.


Know Your Classic Grape Varieties

A chance to examine the chameleon nature of eight classic grapes  such as Chardonnay, Chenin, Riesling, Sauvignon, Pinot Noir, Merlot, Syrah and Cabernet Sauvignon from around the world , how to tell them apart and how they determine the style of wines.

 

Price: £39

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Matching  Wine & Food

What to drink with oysters? How to choose the wines for a four course meal? This tasting will provide you with all that you need to know on how to select the best style of wine to complement the food being served.

Over the course of the evening you will taste the wines and experiment with different wine and food combinations, choose wine from a restaurant wine list for specific dishes, and select the wine for a dinner party from a high street retailer.

 Followed by an open discussion.

Price: £39

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We also run the following wine and food tastings :

Matching Wine & Spicy Food

Price: £39

Matching Wine & Chocolate

Price: £39

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Matching Wine & Cheese

Price: £39

Fine Wines

A very unique chance to taste the exceptionally fine and rare wines from the  classic  regions. Learn about these regions, their  producers and specific vintages.

If you want to learn more come to:

 Bordeaux Fine Wines

Price: £48

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 Burgundy Fine Wines

Price: £48

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Rhone Valley Fine Wines

Price: £48

 Italian Fine Wines

Price: £48


Champagne Tasting

A look at Champagne Region , its grapes, wines, producers and vintages. We taste eight different style champagnes, blanc de blanc, blanc  de noir, demi-sec, vintaged from small producers as well as big Champagne Houses.

The tasting is full of anecdotes and quotes and there is also a little quiz and  a chance to win a bottle of champagne

It is a party style, standing tasting followed by a selection of smoked salmon canapés and cheeses.

It is the most popular  tasting of all.

Price: £48

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Demystifying Wines

Why are there are 3 colours of wine? Why are some of them sweet and others dry? Why does wine have bubbles? Why are some wines spicy or smoky?

You will get the answers to all these questions and more during one evening.

We will taste 8 wines and discover the contribution of mother nature and wine maker to the appearance, smell and taste of a wine.

Price: £39

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I thought the mix between talking and tasting was just right
Andrew Hutchinson


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

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