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Introduction to Wine Tasting Experience Day

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Introduction to Wine Tasting Experience Day

Last Updated:
Tue, 21 February 2017

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From 11:00am to 16:00pm

On: Saturday, Nov 4th 2017
Glendower Hotel

11am to 4pm - including Champagne & delicious 2-course lunch at the beautiful Glendower Hotel in Lytham St. Annes plus a tutored tasting of 12 superb wines.

Passionate about wine & want to learn more? Each course is a fascinating introduction to the world of Wine. Do you want to discover fascinating and delicious new wines & grape varieties? Do you want to taste a wide variety of wines and understand what makes them so different ? Do you want to know which wine to drink with what food? Then these are the courses for you ! It is also a great way to meet new friends who share your love of wine.

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.

This is a great opportunity to meet like-minded people and taste world-class wines with a delicious lunch crammed in too!

Why not stay the night at The Glendower? Get a special rate of 85 for a twin or double room by calling 01253 723241 and quoting 'Wine School'.

This event makes a truly special Gift for the wine lover.

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