The Wine Academy Ltd


 

Just for Fun Events

 

 

‘Third Friday’ - Masterclasses at Harvey Nichols, Leeds

 

Held on the Third Friday of each month we explore different wine regions and themes each month. These evenings are suitable for people with no previous wine knowledge and are an informal and relaxed introduction to the world of wine. All events are hosted by Laura Young. To book call Harvey Nichols on 0113 2048000 or email - leeds.reservations@harveynichols.com

 

• Harvey Nichols' Head Chef will devise a menu chosen to match the wines each month for those wishing to stay for dinner after the Masterclass (extra charge for dinner).
• Each evening costs £20 per person inclusive of wines, notes and tuition
• All evenings start at 7pm and finish at around 8.15pm

Please call Harvey Nichols for details of 2013 dates

‘Third Thursday’ Wine and Food Evenings

 

Enjoying one of our 'Third Thursday' Wine and Food Evenings

We are delighted to have teamed up with Melton’s Too in York to offer a selection of wines accompanied by a hot supper in relaxed and convivial surroundings.

These evenings are aimed at people who enjoy wine and would like to learn more. The evenings consist of a tutored tasting of at least 7 wines conducted by The Wine Academy staff or a guest speaker. Our staff are all accredited by the Wine and Spirit Education Trust and are chosen for their knowledge and enthusiasm. The evenings are relaxed and informal we want you to share our passion for wine not bamboozle you with jargon.
To book please call Meltons Too on 01904 629222 or email greatfood@meltonstoo.co.uk

 

• Numbers are limited to 25 and are often fully booked so early booking is advised - though Meltons Too may keep a standby list.
Third Thursday events are held at Melton’s Too, Walmgate, York
• Each evening costs £35 per person inclusive of wines, tuition and a two course meal and coffee.
• All evenings start at 7.30pm and finish at around 9.30pm

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‘First Friday’ Wine and Food Evenings

We are delighted to have teamed up with Chapters Hotel & Restaurant, at the foot of the beautiful North Yorkshire Moors National Park, to offer a selection of wines & a delightful menu in relaxed and convivial surroundings.

These evenings are aimed at people who enjoy wine and would like to learn more.
Our aim is to share our passion for wine not bamboozle you with jargon, the evenings are relaxed and informal and will consist of a tutored tasting of at least 7 wines conducted by one of the team from The Wine Academy or a guest speaker.

To book call 01642 711888 or email rachel@chaptershotel.co.uk or enquiries@chaptershotel.co.uk .

When events are fully booked Chapters do take a waiting list.

First Friday events are held at Chapters Hotel & Restaurant situated in Stokesley
Priced at £50.95 per person the evening includes the Wine Tasting and the specially prepared menu.

 

‘Wine Workshops'

We aim to share our passion for wine not bamboozle you with jargon, so get ready for a relaxed workshop that is an informal way to discover the multitude of wines our nearest neighbours in France have to offer. The workshop will provide the opportunity to taste your way around France sampling wines as diverse as the Chardonays of Chablis and the Cabernets of Bordeaux.

As an introduction to wine France is ideal - it has a fantastic range of wines - so through the day, using wine as our mode of transport, we will have the opportunity to travel through the regions of France learning as we go - These workshops will be right for you if you are interested in wine and want to learn about the grape types and wine styles from country which produces what is probably the widest range of quality wines in the world .

Location:   The Novotel Leeds - Whitehall Quay LS1 4HR
Dates:   2013 To be confirmed
Times:   All day - we start at 10.30 and Finish at 3.30 lunch is included
Cost:   £80

 

‘Wine Maker Day'

Ever wondered what it is like to live the dream - and own your own vineyard ? Ever wondered what your milkman does when he (or she) has finished delivering in the morning? at Yorkshire Heart you'll find the answers to both these questions and many more.

This is your chance to visit a working vineyard here in Yorkshire and understand the unique challenges that face a winemaker this far north. A truly great opportunity to become familiar with a vineyard and see how it's being done here in god's own country, you'll visit the vineyard, it's production facilities and get to blend (a skill essential for UK winemaking) and taste numerous wines.

Location:   The Yorkshire Heart Vineyard - Nun Monkton, York.
Dates:   2013 Date to be confirmed
Times:   All day - we start at 10.30 and Finish at 3.30 lunch & wines included
Cost:   £55