Online 3 Week Old World Course
We've got a fab Online 3 week introduction to Old World
This wine course is designed for people who have an interest in wine and want to know more about it. Old World refers to key historic regions in Europe, we will be concentrating on Italy and Spain. Being online you can enjoy this series of tastings from the safety and comfort of your own home!
- 19th February - Italy - a modern style of Pinot Grigio - bear with us it is quite delicious! along with an appassimento style of red
- 26th February - Italy & Spain - a crisp fragrant Godello from Spain plus a full-bodied red from Puglia
- 5th March - Spain - to show it is not all about Rioja we will be tasting two reds - one from priorat and one from Ribero-del-duero
Italy makes wines from so many grape varieties it makes it very difficult to choose which ones to show. However, we have chosen three for this tasting that includes aold favourite with a modern twist and a couple of the more unusual varieties.
Spain also makes some interesting white wines such as fragrant Godello, with a peachy soft juiciness reminiscent of Chardonnay balanced by the crisp finish of a Sauvignon Blanc. And when it comes to reds does Rioja still rule the roost or can the region of Ribera del Duero knock it off its perch?
There will be two wines a week and we have chosen some interesting and different wines for this course. The 6 wines for you to purchase come from Majestic and offers really good value.
Just make your choice of booking and we will send you the list of wines along with suggestions for cheeses to pair.
No previous experience is necessary to enjoy the course, the emphasis is on tasting and learning!
Alternatively you can book the full six week Old World vs New World course
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Course Date/Time: Fri 19th Feb 2021 at 7pm - 8.30pm
Venue: Your Home