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WINE COURSES AND TASTINGS

WINE COURSES AND TASTINGS AT STYDD GARDENS

Maureen is a
Wine and Spirit Education Trust* Educator
and is affiliated to
The Wine Shed School of Wine
situated in the beautiful surroundings of
Stydd Gardens in Ribchester, Lancashire.

WINE TASTINGS

 

The Wine Shed and The Wine Shed School of Wine offer a number of wine tastings,

from scheduled events to private tastings for groups.

WINE TASTINGS

The Wine Shed School of Wine has a programme of wine tastings which take place on the

last Saturday of each month.

In each session you will taste a minimum of six wines and discover which grape varieties are used, as well as being given lots of background information about the region and winemaking techniques. 

No previous knowledge is needed.

 

Each session starts at 2.00 and will last approximately 2 hours.

 

Cost £30 per person per session

 

                    Sat 25 January       Australia Bush Fire Fundraising Wine Tasting

                    Sat 29 February     Private Tasting

                    Sat 28 March         We taste six types of cheese and find out which wines are a perfect match.

                    Sat 25 April           Let’s partake of la dolce vita as we taste some wines from Italy.

                    Sat 30 May           To celebrate English Wine Week we look at (and taste!) a range of English wines

                                               an up-and-coming region in the wine-making world.

                    Sun 31 May           We continue our celebration of English Wine Week by enjoying a day visit to

                                               Sheveling Estate’s Holmfirth Vineyard in Yorkshire.   Details to follow.

To book your place on any of the sessions please contact

nualawheeldon@thewine-shed.com or call 01254 366333

PRIVATE WINE TASTINGS

 

We can arrange a private wine tasting for you.

We tailor each event to your own requirements so if you would like us to create your own bespoke event,

please contact nualawheeldon@thewine-shed.com or call 01254 366333 for availability

 

 

 

WINE AND SPIRIT EDUCATION TRUST (WSET)*

COURSES IN WINE

 

LEVEL 1 IN WINES

This is an entry level, one-day introduction to wine suitable for those starting a wine career

or pursuing an independent interest in wine.

This course culminates in a formal examination set by WSET.

 

Cost - £140 per person

includes tuition by WSET Educator, all course materials, exam fee,

wines for tasting and light lunch

 

Course Dates

Saturday, 22nd February -all day

More dates to follow

 

 

LEVEL 2 IN WINES

This 8-week evening course is a beginner- to intermediate-level qualification exploring wines suitable for

industry professionals and wine enthusiasts.

This course culminates in a formal examination set by WSET.

Cost - £350 per person

includes tuition by WSET Educator, all course materials, exam fee,

and wines for tasting

Course Dates

Tuesday evenings, 6.30 - 8.30, 28th January for 8 weeks

More dates to follow

 

If you would like more information about these courses, or if you would like to book a place, please contact

nualawheeldon@thewine-shed.com or call 01254 366333

 

*WSET is the internationally recognised awarding body for the wine trade.

The Wine Shed School of Wine is a WSET Approved Programme Provider.

For more information about WSET Courses please click on the banner below 

 

TRAINING IN WINE FOR PROFESSIONALS AND HOSPITALITY

 

The Wine Shed School of Wine also offers a range of Courses and Training, including WSET Courses,

for Professionals and Hospitality 

Please contact nualawheeldon@thewine-shed.com

or call 07920 441110 or 01254 366333

for detailed information

"Thank you so much for a fantastic wine-tasting experience ....

The fabulous Maureen pitched her talk at just the right level, informative and fun."

Jen, Longridge