Saturday Course & Lunch £95
Our Saturday Course is a full day wine experience hosted in a beautiful and historic listed building. It includes Champagne and canapes on arrival and a delicious 3-course lunch!
You will taste 15 wines, from all over the world and learn all about wine including how to make amazing food and wine pairings. The day is suitable for anybody, from beginners to budding connoisseurs and is a relaxed, informal event.
The day is hosted in a private room at Cinema City, Norwich. This independent arthouse cinema is in a beautifully preserved and renovated Grade 1 listed building. Lunch is served in The Dining Room's, one of Norwich's leading restaurants with stunning vaulted ceilings.
Overview of the day:
- We kick off at 10.30am with a glass of Champagne and canapes
- An introduction to wine including how to slurp and sniff like a professional
- A tasting of classic wines from the Old World including France, Italy & Spain
- A delicious 3 course seasonal lunch with wine view a sample lunch menu here
- A tasting of wines from the New World, including Australia, Chile, South Africa & Argentina
- A practical demonstration of how to create amazing food and wine pairings
- The course will finish at 4.30pm
Full Event Description:
When you arrive you will be greeted with a glass of Champagne or fine English Fizz served with breakfast inspired canapes and you will have the chance to meet and get to know other guests.
During the morning you will get to grips with the basics of wine including how to taste. Your professionally qualified wine tutor will then guide you through the 1st tasting of the day, a selection of wines from traditional old world countries including some of the worlds classic wine styles such as Red Bordeaux, White Burgundy, Rioja & Chianti.There will be plenty of time to taste and ask all your wine questions in a relaxed and comfortable enironment.
At about 1245 lunch will be served in The Dining Rooms with a selection of wines from the morning's tasting.
The afternoon starts again at 2pm where we start to explore the New World and taste a range of wines that showcases the best from the rest of the world of wine. You'll have an opportunity to test what you have learned in a fun blind tasting game. After a short break for coffee, the day finishes with a final flight of wines to taste followed by an explanation of how to make amazing food and wine pairings and the opportunity to match local Norfolk Cheese to some of the wines you have enjoyed during the day.
Our Saturday course is suitable for complete beginners as it offers a thorough introduction to wine but is equally suited to those with a little bit of wine knowledge, as with 15 wines to explore there will be something new for everyone.
Our Saturday Course is a full day wine experience hosted in a beautiful and historic listed building. It includes Champagne and canapes on arrival and a delicious 3-course lunch! The day is hosted in a private
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Date/Time: 24th Nov 2018 at 10.30am - 4.30pm
Venue: Cinema City, Norwich