Tuesday, 9 October 2012

Dream Course - Learning about Wine

***3 Wines for £10***    ***Half Price offers**    

***Nice Label***   

***Chateauneuf-du-Pape for special occasions***


Do these resemble the factors which influence your choice of wine?


If you enjoy drinking wine, why not learn a little more about it.


A recent article for Stylist magazine quoted the WSET Level 2 Award in Wines and Spirits as one of the 12 Dream Courses to enrol on.It will help you enjoy the drinks you choose,give you the confidence to try unfamiliar wines and also understand the marketing methods used to entice customers.

So why do this course?

§ The course is relatively short - often run intensively over 3 days.

§ You will taste many wines, opening your mind to the different wine styles available.

§ You will be able to interpret restaurant and bar wine lists with confidence.

§ You will gain a globally recognised qualification which can lead to new opportunities


The Wine Wise Company is run by Nina Smith, a local wine expert and author. During her wine career Nina has worked for Waitrose, been a judge at the International Wine and Spirits Competition and created an alcohol awareness program for 18-24year olds. Before her career in wine, Nina was a stewardess with British Airways where her interest in learning about wine began.

Courses are often held at Buzzards Valley Winery, Sutton Coldfield's local vineyard. It is one of the only wine schools in the country to be held at a working vineyard and courses include visits to the vineyard and winery to bring the study to life.

The next course runs over 3 consecutive Saturdays from 24 November - 8 December 2012, 9.30-5.00pm. The cost of the course is £350 inclusive of study material and examination.
If you are interested and have further quesions, or wish to reserve a place on the course, please call Nina on 07804 494083 or e-mail nina@thewinewisecompany.com