Autumn/Winter Wine Tasting Programme 2017
Our informal Wine Tasting Programme is divided into weekly classes which are designed to give novices a new appreciation of wine and expand the knowledge of existing enthusiasts. Please book early to avoid disappointment!
Location: 1st floor function room.
Cost: €29.50 per evening including an individual platter of Cheeses, Salamis & Pâtés.
Wednesday 27th September: Introduction to Wine Varietals
• Sauvignon Blanc (New Zealand)
• Chardonnay (France)
• Riesling (Germany)
• Gewurztraminer (France)
• Cabernet Sauvignon (California)
• Tempranillo (Spain)
• Pinotage (South Africa)
• Shiraz (Australia)
Wednesday 4th October: Introduction to Wine Varietals
• Albarino (Spain)
• Grüner Veltliner (Austria)
• Chenin Blanc (South Africa)
• Pinot Gris (France)
• Pinot Noir (New Zealand)
• Merlot (France)
• Carmenère (Chile)
• Malbec (Argentina)
Wednesday 11th October: Introduction to the Wines Styles of Sicily, Pantelleria and Sardinia
Wednesday 25th October: Matching Cheeses and Wines of France
Wednesday 8th November: Matching Irish Farmhouse Cheeses and Wines of the World
Wednesday 22nd November: Introduction to Sparkling Wines (Crémant, Cava, Prosecco & Champagne)
Wednesday 6th December: Wines for Christmas & New Year Celebrations
Early booking advisable. You can book and pay for your place through our online store. Alternatively, call La Cave Wine School on (01) 679 4409 to reserve your place.