Do you know your New Worlds from your Old Worlds? Do you have trouble knowing whether to serve white or red with dinner? Well, this is just the day for you! Whether you just like the occasional glass or you have developed a real passion for wine, you will all be guided through the wonderful world of wines a relaxed and informal manner by your enthusiastic and knowledgeable host. You will learn how to taste wine like the professionals do and about the intricacies of both red and white wines, such as how different climates, regions and grapes can affect the colour and flavour. After the day you can put your new found knowledge in practice to pick out some new wines from wine lists and aisles of your local supermarket. This is a real opportunity to appreciate wines in a comfortable setting and have some fun along the way!
The format of the day varies and depending on the theme you will go into certain areas in greater depth, but generally you will:
- be taught how to smell wines
- be taught how to taste and describe a wine
- be given 15 good quality wines to taste as part of a tutored tasting
Depending on your chosen location, you will also be able enjoy a food and wine matching lunch.
When can you go?
This experience takes place on at least one Saturday each month and occasionally Sunday, throughout the year.
How long does this activity last?
The experience lasts from 5 to 5½ hours, depending on location.
You need to know
The minimum age for wine tasting is 18 years old.
There are no fitness requirements for this experience.
There are no qualifications required to participate in this experience.
This is for a voucher entitling the holder to any of the activities supplied by Activity Superstore up to the value stated.
You and how many others?
This tasting experience is for one person, but there will be other guests participating in the experience.
Family and friends
No spectators are allowed for this experience.