Online wine course – now also on Zoom!

Below is our free, six-part online home study course, but did you know that Tom also now offers an interactive, live wine appreciation and tasting course via Zoom? Join Tom and fellow wine lovers for this in-depth course that answers so many questions about wine and wine-making, and builds a solid foundation of knowledge.

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Join us to spend an enjoyable evening in good company, each session finishing with tasting practice with wines chosen by Tom and supplied by a brilliant independent merchant. You’ll receive a full set of updated course notes, certificate of completion and discount voucher for use on one of Tom’s Zoom wine tastings.

1. What is Wine?

History, geography, vine growing & wine making.

2. White Wine

How it’s made, styles, grapes, tasting practice.

3. Red Wine

How it’s made, styles, grapes, tasting practice.

4. Sparkling, Sweet & Fortified Wine

How each is made, styles, quality, tasting practice.

5. Wine & Food

Conventions, ignoring conventions, pairings, restaurants.

6. Choosing, Buying, Storing & Serving wine

Dos, don’ts & other advice.