1 Day 'Introduction to the World of Wine'

16 wines, champagne and 3 course lunch

Tue Sep 20th 2016 at 10:30 until 16:00
Marbella, Calle Juan Belmonte, Nueva Andalucia, Malaga

Event Details

Whether you are a complete beginner or a seasoned wine drinker, this is your opportunity to explore the world’s main regions and grape varieties, all in a fun, relaxed environment. As the day progresses you will come to appreciate different styles, why you like what you like, how to interpret those wine labels, all about food and wine matching and much more. The course takes place in the wonderful setting of La Sala, Puerto Banus and includes a great 3 course lunch (with wine of course!). As we taste our way through 15 wines, we examine all the facets of wine you need to know to rapidly increase your choice, understanding and enjoyment. Why not join us for a fantastic way to spend a day!


1030 Welcome drink and intro to the day

1100 How to taste wine – aromas, taste, acidity, tannins, sweetness, body and the influence of oak

1145 The world’s main white grapes – regions, characteristics and diversity

1230 Sparkling wines – champagne, prosecco, cava and the rest

1315 Lunch. Three courses matched with wine

1415 The world’s main red grapes – regions, characteristics and diversity

1500 Food and wine matching – hints and tips for the perfect choices

1515 Sweet wines – vastly underestimated and surprising food matches

1545 Quality and price – what to choose for best value

1600 Close

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