SATURDAY tastings with fizz and lunch options
We run a variety of Saturday tastings, from Prosecco lunches, Introduction to wine in a day courses to specialist Fine Wine tasting days.
Our most popular are our Wine Tasting Days - 11am to 4 pm wine course, 12 wines, glass of fizz and a delicious 2-course lunch!
Want to try a wide variety of wines and learn about new grape varieties? Want to discover which wines pair best with certain foods? If you are looking for a fun, interactive weekend Wine Tasting day teaching the basics about wine then your search is over!
Our Saturday courses are suitable for anyone. Those who haven't had any previous wine tasting experience will feel completely at home, but with great wines to taste and explore even experienced tasters will learn something new.
Read what some of our recent customers thought about their day with us – on TRIP ADVISOR
These courses can be purchased as a £90 Gift Voucher. great for birthdays and anniversary gifts!
*2016/7 £85 gift vouchers are still valid for redemption on all 2018 courses, please contact the office to arrange.
11.00am – 1.00pm: A glass of fizz to start & morning session (6 wines)
1.00pm – 2.00pm: 2-Course Lunch
2.00pm – 4.00pm: Afternoon session & food matching (6 wines)
A delicious 2 course lunch is included in our Saturday tastings, the menu changes seasonally but here is an example of a typical choice of the lunch menu -
- Salt cod fritters, watercress aioli, courgetti
- Goats cheese, honey, pumpkin seed dukkha, pickled grape salad (v)
- Chicken Caesar croquettes, romaine, parmesan
- Sweetcorn chowder, corn & coriander salsa, garlic bread (v)
- Sage & butter roasted cauliflower steak, cauliflower cheese sauce, raisin puree, celery, capers (v)
- Chicken Milanese, heritage tomato caponata, parmesan & spring onion baked potato
- Baked Hake loin, warm potato & herb salad, sauce vierge, crispy onion petals
- Smokey aubergine tagine, apricot chutney, roast lemon & herb quinoa (ve)
For more information on how to access these venues please see our ‘Where to find us?’ page
Our Saturday Courses are also being held in other locations around the country. If you buy a Gift Voucher from us it can be redeemed at any Local Wine School
Looking for the perfect way to spend a summer Saturday in Manchester City Centre? Then why not join us for our Introduction to Wine in a day course, Taking place at
Places remaining: 4
Date/Time: 29th Jun 2019 at 11:00am to 4pm
Venue: Royal Exchange Theatre - with lunch at The Rivals
Summer Sparkling Saturday - Champagne and Sparkling Wine tasting with 2 course lunch :: Sat 20th Jul 2019
Looking for a great fun filled fizz experience in Manchester City Centre on a sunny summer Saturday? Join us this July at the historic and beautiful surroundings of the Royal Exchange
Places remaining: 2
Date/Time: 20th Jul 2019 at 11-2pm
Venue: The Royal Exchange Theatre with lunch at "The Rivals"
Looking for the perfect way to spend an autumn Saturday in Manchester? Join us in Manchester City Centre for an Introduction to Wine in a day course. This intersting and informative
Places remaining: 10
Date/Time: 21st Sep 2019 at 11am to 4pm
Venue: Royal Exchange Theatre with Lunch at "The Rivals"
Taking place at the historic and beautiful surroundings of the Royal Exchange Theatre its sure to be a day to remember. Like wine but not sure why?
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Date/Time: 9th Nov 2019 at 11-4pm
Venue: Royal Exchange Theatre - with lunch The Rivals