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Want to know your Malbec from your Merlot, impress someone on your next date or even be able to tell those fake wine connoisseurs apart from the people who’ve actually got a clue? Get down to the Wednesday night wine school class for a culturally enriching education in wine that your taste buds will certainly thank you for!
It’s the nose that knows! Studies have shown that 80% of flavour of wine actually comes from our ability to smell. Moreover, we have significantly more receptors in our nose than we do in our mouth, making the smelling of the wine before we drink it essential for the flavour recognition. Don’t believe us? Hold your nose next time you drink a glass and notice the flavours fade away.
The level of choice in wines can often be bewildering, from choosing the best wine to accompany your food on a dinner date, to confidently ordering your favourite wine from a wine merchant. This class will clue you up on the vocabulary, the grapes used, the flavor distinction, anything you’re unsure about, Deborah will guide you to mastering wine in no time!
These classes run on the last Wednesday of every month and never feature the same selection of wines twice:
Deborah has 15 years experience in the wine trade, most recently as Marketing Manager of Accolade Wines, the UK’s largest wine supplier. Deborah has worked across many different wine brands. These include some of the world's biggest and best loved wine brands (Hardys, Wolf Blass, Lindemans) to more specialist boutique wines from countries such as Spain, Portugal, Italy, Chile and New Zealand.
Spaces are limited to 12 people, so get your name on the list as these ones always go fast.
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Wine confidence is a fun, accessible, down-to-earth approach to wine tastings that’ll get you looking like a pro with a glass of wine in your hand in to time.
At wine confidence with Deborah Zbinden, you’ll get a rounded, in-depth education about several wines throughout a sociable evenings tasting. Deborah has 15 years experience in the wine trade, most recently as Marketing Manager of Accolade Wines, the UK’s largest wine supplier. Deborah has worked across many different wine brands. These include some of the world's biggest and best loved wine brands (Hardys, Wolf Blass, Lindemans) to more specialist boutique wines from countries such as Spain, Portugal, Italy, Chile and New Zealand. Wine Confidence will address all manner of wine questions head-on, helping wine drinkers of all levels of knowledge and interest enjoy their wine as best they can.
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