Thematic courses for wine lovers

Discover new regions, new grape varieties, new wines.

our thematic courses

We like to let wine lovers discover the lesser known regions in the world. The purpose of these courses is to give you a thorough overview of a certain region. You get to know the appellations, the grape varieties, the geography, the different wine styles, … , in short: extensive theory matched with great and famous wines of the region.

new courses spring 2019

Our passion leads us to Italy. With this session we want to provide you with key insights about the Italian wine landscape so that you know how to find your way in this quite complex wine country.

Practical details:

  • Classes are held in 1090 Jette (Brussels), De Smet de Naeyerlaan 209.
  • Each class starts at 19:30 and ends around 22:30.
  • We taste 7 to 9 bottles of wine per evening.

Zicht op Bergerac stad

ITALY

Learn the basics about Italian wine and get the main insights to start your own discovery of Italian wines. A must for those who seek to understand this complex wine country.

Thursday 16/05  – ENGLISH
60€ VAT  incl.
 
 

Our previous courses

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SAKE

This Japanese national drink is getting popular in the western world, but it still has some mysteries to be unveiled. Come and join us to discover the different styles of Saké, together with our passionate Saké sommelier Nicolas Voilley.
 
Tuesday 26/02/2019 – ENGLISH
 
 
 
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GALICIA

Next to the crispy white Rias Baixas wines, this region is more and more focused on many indigenious  red and white varietals. This course is for those who want to taste the future challengers of Chardonnay & Pinot Noir. You will enjoy a selection of some of the best Galician wineries.

Tuesday 26/03/2019 – ENGLISH
 
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NORTH-ITALY

As requested by many of you, we start this year with an Italian course, whereby we dedicate at least 9 sessions to the Italian wine scene. This spring we focus on North-Italy. After the summer holidays, we will dive into Mid- and South-Italy.

• Session 1 – Italy – General overview –21/03
• Session 2 – Valle d’Aosta – Piemonte – 28/03
• Sessie 3 – Liguria – Lombardia – Emilia Romagna – Trentino – 4/04
• Sessie 4 – Alto Adige – Veneto – Friuli Venezia Giulia – 25/04

 
 
 
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JURA

If the terms Macvin, non-ouillé, vin jaune of the grapes Savagnin, Trousseau, Poulsard do not ring a bell, than join us and discover great wines of this lesser known French region.Expect the unexpected !

Tuesday 02/04/2019 – ENGLISH
 

 

our classics

in the south of France we explore lesser known regions, which all have an interesting story to tell.

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BERGERAC

The unknown or unloved small brother of Bordeaux ? 

We explore the different appellations and the famous wine growers of this beautiful region.

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GAILLAC

A discovery trip through the rough South-West of France.

Learn ancient grape varieties

LANGUEDOC – ROUSSILLON

The diversity of wine types, terroir and grape varieties is unrivalled. 

Little France

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(seats are limited – max 12p)

Please fill in the form and indicate for which you want to enroll. After you enrollment, you will receive payment details by e-mail.

 

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