Tastings and Events

Our unique programme of tastings and events offers something for every level of wine, spirits and sake enthusiast. From Bordeaux to Agave and everything in-between, our schedule is varied and ever-changing. And because we don’t sell wines, spirits or sake, we’re free to focus on providing educational and enjoyable experiences - with no strings attached.

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A closer look at the Languedoc

Intermediate wine tasting

Richard Lane takes a detailed look at the fascinating Languedoc region, including its sparkling wine history, the role of Carignan in modern Languedoc wines, and the use of classic grape varieties from outside of the region.

  • 13 Nov 2019
  • 6.30pm
  • WSET School London
  • £35
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The rising stars of Turkish wine

Intermediate wine tasting

Discover the modern Turkish wine scene through a tasting of two of the country’s most exciting grape varieties, Narince and Kalecik Karasi, aka KK. Hosted by Turkish wine specialist Serhat Narsap DipWSET.

  • 18 Nov 2019
  • 6.30pm
  • WSET School London
  • £40
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Premium Portuguese still wines

Advanced wine tasting

Join Dirceu Vianna Junior MW for a masterclass in premium Portuguese still (unfortified) wines. Discover how the sophistication and distinction of these increasingly iconic wines continues to attract great interest across the globe.

  • 19 Nov 2019
  • 6.30pm
  • WSET School London
  • £45
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Introduction to New World classics

Beginner wine tasting

This great beginner tasting will introduce you to some of the signature grape varieties and wines of the New World, including Argentinian Malbec, South Australian Riesling, Oregon Pinot Noir and Chilean Carménère.

  • 21 Nov 2019
  • 6.30pm
  • WSET School London
  • £35
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Career talk: Wine Buyer

Career talk

Join Lydia Harrison MW as she hosts this panel talk focusing on the coveted role of the wine buyer, with guest speakers Craig Norton DipWSET of FINE+RARE and Miranda Fong DipWSET of Graft Wine Company.

  • 26 Nov 2019
  • 6.30pm
  • WSET School London
  • £13
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Greece’s indigenous grapes

Intermediate wine tasting

Greek wine expert Maria Moutsou presents four indigenous grape varieties from Greece's vineyards - Debina, Muscat Blanc, Mavrodaphni and Avgoustiatis - contrasting styles across a broad range of Greek PDOs.

  • 27 Nov 2019
  • 6.30pm
  • WSET School London
  • £35
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Academy of Cheese presents: fizz and fromage

Intermediate wine tasting

Our final Academy of Cheese collaboration of 2019 sees Lydia Harrison MW and cheese expert Patrick McGuigan matching fantastic fizz with cheeses that love some sparkle. Perfect festive fodder.

  • 03 Dec 2019
  • 6.30pm
  • WSET School London
  • £35
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Christmas food and wine pairing

Beginner wine tasting

Get your Christmas wine sussed with this festive evening of food and wine pairing, hosted by Lucy Stevenson DipWSET.

  • 05 Dec 2019
  • 6.30pm
  • WSET School London
  • £35
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Industry Matters: innovations in no and low abv

Panel talk and Q&A

The next panel talk in our 'Industry Matters' series with Imbibe UK focuses on some exciting innovations within the no and low alcohol beverage category, and how to successfully embrace this trend within your business.

  • 08 Jan 2020
  • 6.30pm
  • WSET School London
  • £13
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Vine to glass

Beginner wine tasting

A great starter tasting, covering the basics of how to taste wine and how wine is made. No prior knowledge needed at all, just enthusiasm!

  • 16 Jan 2020
  • 6.30pm
  • WSET School London
  • £35
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