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 booked 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:
Thursday 21st June: Discovering the Wines of South Africa
Wednesday 26th September: 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 10th October: Introduction to Wine Varietals (II)
• Albarino (Spain)
• Grüner Veltliner (Austria)
• Chenin Blanc (South Africa)
• Pinot Gris (France)
• Pinot Noir (France)
• Merlot (France)
• Carmenère (Chile)
• Malbec (Argentina)
Wednesday 17th October: Wines of Alsace and the Rhone Valley
Wednesday 24th October: Beaujolais and Burgundy
Wednesday 31st October: Loire Valley and Languedoc Rousillon
Wednesday 7th November: Wines of Bordeaux, Cahors and Madiran
Wednesday 14th November: Matching Cheeses and Wines of Italy and Spain
Wednesday 21st November: Cremant Cava Prosecco and Champagne
Wednesday 28th November: Wines for Christmas and the New Year
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.