Location: Wine & Spirit School London
May 10, 2018 - June 6, 2018
The Wine & Spirit Education Trust provides globally recognised education and qualifications in wines, spirits and sake, for professionals and enthusiasts. Each month WSET School London offers a number of evening tasting events for people wanting to learn more about a particular topic without seeking qualifications. These tutored tastings are delivered by subject experts or winemakers and are designed to be both fun and educational and delivered in an informal manner.
See what’s coming up…
Never know if you should pair your merlot with meatloaf, chablis with shellfish, pinot with pasta? Fear not. In this practical introductory session you will learn how to pair food and wine to perfection examining how the main flavours in food – acid, salt, and sweetness – impact the perception of different types of wine.
You’ll leave with the ability to look beyond the core ingredient of a dish and to instead use a dishes flavour profile to select a the perfect wine for pairing; Just like a professional sommelier. Ideal for wine enthusiasts, foodies and budding chefs alike!
If you are a lover of wine heritage and history, but have often been mystified by some of the labelling terms and jargon, join us for this Introduction to Old World Classics. We’ll delve into grape varieties in their native soils, and discuss why these European “terroirs” have become such a benchmark of wine excellence.
This tasting will introduce you to some of the most famous and enduring European wines that have defined the wine world.
This introductory tasting provides the skills to taste wines like a true professional – from appearance to palate. We’ll teach you how wine is made and what makes a wine different, both in the vineyard and the winery. Perfect for the enthusiast eager to learn more! Presented by Virgilio Gennaro, Wine Director at Giorgio Locatelli Consultancy. The tasting is held at WSET School London, one of the world’s leading wine and spirits schools, situated on vibrant Bermondsey street.
**Why not bring a friend? Book two places for the same tasting and receive 50% off your second ticket! Available for phone bookings only. +44 (0)20 7089 3841**