Spring Wine Tasting Programme 2018
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! Our wine tasting evenings are often fully book and sell out weeks in advance.
Location: 1st floor function room.
Cost: €30 per evening includes an individual platter of Cheeses, Salamis & Pâtés.
Our Wine Tasting Programme dates are:
Wednesday 31st January: Introduction to Wine Varietals (I)
• Sauvignon Blanc (New Zealand)
• Chardonnay (France)
• Riesling (Germany)
• Gewurztraminer (France)
• Cabernet Sauvignon (California)
• Tempranillo (Spain)
• Pinotage (South Africa)
• Shiraz (Australia)
Wednesday 7th February: Introduction to Wine Varietals (II)
• Albarino (Spain)
• Grüner Veltliner (Austria)
• Chenin Blanc (South Africa)
• Pinot Gris (France)
• Pinot Noir (New Zealand)
• Merlot (France)
• Carmenère (Chile)
• Malbec (Argentina)
Wednesday 28th February: Introduction to the Wines of Australia and New Zealand
Wednesday 14th March: Matching Irish Cheeses and Wines of the World
Wednesday 28th March: Wines from the South of France (Languedoc, Rousillion, Cahors)
Wednesday 11th April: Discover the Wines of the Rhone and Loire Valley
Wednesday 25th April: Introduction to the Wines of Argentina, Chile and Uruguay
Wednesday 9th May: Matching Cheeses and Wines of Spain and Italy
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.