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Wine courses are fun, informative and the ultimate weapon to unlock all the wine secrets. After having attended our wine courses, you will be able to appreciate the full extent of the wine experience and will never look back. Book now!

 

Fine Italian Wine Tasting Experience in Knightsbridge

£ 47.50

Spend a fabolus evening in Knightsbridge with an Italian Wine Maestro mastering those essential fine-wine tasting skills with a group of like-minded wine enthusiast. Treat yourself to some affordable luxury by experiencing wines normally available only in Michelin Star restaurants.

  • 1.5 hour experience
  • The importance of all senses when tasting wine: colour, smell, taste and after taste
  • Mastering the tasting technique
  • Actual tasting of 6 or 7 of text-book Italian wines (1 Prosecco, 1-2 whites, 3 reds, 1 dessert wine)
  • “The countdown to the real value of wine” game to explain the UK price system
  • Purchase and take home or have delivered the tasted wines at special prices

 

Fine Italian Wine Tasting Master Class + 2 Courses Italian Meal in Knightsbridge Restaurant

£110.00

One evening full-immersion class providing you with all the key-facts about wine and Italian wine in particular, how to taste wine and how to purchase it.

Topics covered in chronological order:

  • The origin and history of wine
  • How world's history, economics and politics shaped the current classification system of Italian wine
  • The actual classification system and how to understand Italian labels
  • How our body react to and senses wine
  • The importance of all senses when tasting wine: colour, smell, taste and after taste
  • Mastering the tasting technique
  • Actual tasting of 6 or 7 of text book Italian wines (1 Prosecco, 1-2 whites, 3 reds, 1 dessert wine)
  • “The countdown to the real value of wine” game to explain the UK price system

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*Zia Teresa won The Independent's "Best Neighbourhood Restaurant" award for "serving hit-the-spot, reliable Italian food." It was the only Knightsbridge restaurant that was consistently voted for by The Independent's discerning readers.

Zia Teresa - 6 Hans Road, London, SW3 1RX (Knightsbridge Piccadilly Line )


Fine Italian Wine Tasting Master Class, 1 class £ 65.00

This is the ideal course for those in a hurry! One evening full-immersion class where one can learn all the essential facts about fine Italian wine by being taught how to taste wine and what to look for on the label, but most importantly what to look for in the glass!

  • 6 premium quality Italian wines on taste (1 Prosecco, 2 whites and 3 reds)
  • Learn in a fun, yet professional way to taste and appreciate some of the finest Italian wines
  • Meet a lot of other people just like you and share an evening of wine tasting and fun
  • Impress your friends with your newly found knowledge
  • Learn to understand labels of all wines; no more cash wasted on overpriced wine

 

Beginner Italian wine, 3 classes

£185.00

This is the perfect course to acquaint yourself with Italian wine. The topics covered in chronological order are:

  • The history of wine
  • How is produced
  • The political, cultural and economic factor that shaped the current Italian wine landscape
  • How to understand the label
  • How our body respond to wine
  • Concepts of: colour, bouquet, body, tannin, acidity, taste, finishing
  • Tasting of 1 text-book sparkling wine
  • Tasting of 2 text-book white wines
  • Tasting of 3 text-book white wines
  • Tasting of 1 text-book sweet wine



Intermediate Italian wine, 3 classes

£ 250.00

This course is ideal for those already familiar with most of the UK's favorite Italian wines and wants to acquire a complete knowledge of Italian wines. You will learn about:

  • The history of wine
  • The political, cultural and economic factor that shaped the current Italian wine landscape
  • The concept of microclimate
  • How to understand the label
  • How our body respond to wine
  • Basic concepts of: colour, bouquet, body, tannin, acidity, taste, finishing
  • How to taste wine and take notes
  • Tasting and illustration of 2 text-book sparkling wines
  • How to pair these wines with food
  • Tasting and illustration of 3 text-book white wines(North, Centre, South & Islands)
  • How to pair these wines with food
  • Tasting and illustration of 5 text-book white wines(North, Centre, South & Islands
  • How to pair these wines with food
  • Tasting and illustration of 2 text-book dessert wines


 

 

Advanced Italian wine, 4 classes

£ 350.00

This course is designed for those interested in experiencing the full potential of Italian wine. The topics are the same as for the intermediate course, with the difference being the number of wines being tasted and illustrated.

Sparkling & Sweet :

  • Prosecco "frizzante" DOC
  • Prosecco DOCG
  • Franciacorta DOCG
  • Other notable Italian "spumante" (central and southern Italy)
  • Moscato d'Asti DOCG
  • Malvasia di Castelnuovo DOC (rosé , semi-sparkling, sweet)
  • Brachetto d'Aqui DOCG(red , semi-sparkling, sweet)
  • How to pair these wines with food

White:

  • Piedmont, Veneto, Trentino & Firuli-Venezia-Giulia (North)
  • Bolgheri, Vernaccia di S.Gimignano, Grechetto, Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi (Central)
  • Campania, Apulia , Calabria and Sicily (South & Islands)
  • How to pair these wines with food

Red:

  • Piedmont including Barolo & Barbaresco (North)
  • Veneto including Valpolicella, Valpolicella Ripasso & Amarone and Friuli (North)
  • Tuscany including Bolgheri & Brunello (Central)
  • Marche, Umbria and Lazio (Central)
  • Campania, Apulia, Calabria (South)
  • Ischia, Sicly & Sardina (Islands)
  • How to pair these wines with food

 


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