4 week course - France vs New World wines!
This fascinating journey will focus on the classic wine regions of France and compare them against the best of the New World…..same grape, different country!
Can you tell the difference between French Syrah and a Shiraz from the Barossa Valley?
It is only when you taste these wines together that the differences really stand out, and the comparisons can bring some amazing insights into wine styles.
Course Programme (4 sessions - all Wednesday):
- Wed 7th November – Burgundy and Champagne versus Australia and New Zealand including Chardonnay, Pinot Noir
- Wed 14th November - Bordeaux and The Loire versus Western Australia and South Africa including Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Sauvignon Blanc
- Wed 21st November – The Rhone Valley and South-east France versus South Australia, Chile and California including Shiraz, Grenache and Viognier
- Wed 28th November – South-west France and Alsace versus Australia, Chile and Argentina including Malbec, Gewurztraminer and Muscat
All in all a fantastic opportunity to taste 24 exciting wines (6 wines per evening) and discover those you like best. Challenge the way you think about wine - for ever!
Don't worry if you think you might miss one of the evenings – please give us 7 days-notice and you will receive a credit for any evening you miss– it’s completely flexible.
Places remaining: 8
Course Date/Time: Wed 7th Nov 2018 at 7pm
Duration: 2 hours
Venue: Chamberlain Hotel, Minories, London