Saturday Introduction to Wine Course with Lunch at Stockdales (Leeds)
Join us at our BRAND NEW Saturday venue in the luxurious surroundings of Stockdales of Yorkshire where we will enjoy a day's wine tasting downstairs next to the open kitchen of the restaurant. As with all of our Saturday courses your day will include a two course lunch to break up the tasting and we can't wait to taste the delicious treats served up to us by the team at Stockdales!
Our Saturday Courses are the ideal way to treat yourself or the wine lover in your life! We know this special day tasting wine wuold make an excellent Christmas Gift, just use the link in your confirmation email to request a gift voucher are you have booked your places. We will ensure you are sent a special red and gold voucher to present to the recipient on Christmas Day.
So what can you expect to learn as part of our day of wine tasting? We'll cover how wine is made, how to taste wine by identifying aromas and flavours, we'll discuss how and why the same grape variety can produce very different wines when grown in different climates, we'll talk about 'Old World vs New World', learn how to pair wine with food perfectly, discover new grape varieties as well as finding out a little more about your current favourites, pick up our tips on where to buy wine and learn to decipher the terms on wine labels. Once you've been on this wine course, you'll be the envy of your friends thanks to your new-found knowledge and confidence with wine!
Sound good? Is this the wine course for you?
- interested in tasting a wide range of wines and learning by comparing them side by side?
- stuck in a rut always picking the same wine, but unsure what else you would enjoy?
- keen to do a wine tasting at the weekend?
- a lover of wine who feels they would like to know a little more?
- interested in learning about wine and food pairing?
If the answer to any of the above is yes, then this is the course for you! Our Saturday Intro to Wine Day allows you to taste 12 wines, including Champagne to kick things off, in a relaxed setting surrounded by friendly people who share your love of the grape! We'll start the day's tasting at our new Wine School venue in Stockdales with 6 white wines, before breaking for an indulgent 2 course lunch, and round things off with 6 reds in the afternoon.
We also run this popular course at Hotel du Vin in both Harrogate and York and the Local Wine School Network hosts these days at many venues up and down the country. These Saturdays make the perfect gift for the wine lover in your life, just ask us to send you a Gift Voucher after you have made your booking using the option in the confirmation email. We also sell Open Gift Vouchers, which allow the recipient to select their perfect date and location (from any in the Local Wine School Network).
These Courses are amongst the most popular that we run; where would you rather be on a Saturday?! Book quickly to grab your spot!
Places remaining: 20
Course Date/Time: Sat 18th Jan 2020 at 11 am - 4 pm
Duration: 5 hours
Venue: Stockdales, 8 South Parade, Leeds