Wine lectures and tasting

We offer a wide selection of wine lectures/tastings both for inexperienced and experienced wine enthusiasts. We offer wine lectures/tastings for groups from 2 to 100+ persons.

All wine lectures are held by well renowned and experienced lecturers with Sommelier education from the Institute of Gastronomy in Norway.

Contact: Sommelier Svein Lindin, telephone:  +47 47 87 40 83,
E-mail: svein.lindin@vinforedrag.no  

Wine lecture 1:

BASIC Course:  Introduction to the world of wine

Through a 90 minute wine lecture and tasting we look at the basic principles of wine tasting. The wine lecture is informal and you learn how to taste, evaluate and enjoy wine. The lecture is suitable for those who would like to learn the basics of wine and wine tasting and requires no previous experience.

Wine lecture 2:  

Food and wine: Do you taste life? 

Through a 90 minute food and wine lecture and tasting we look at the interaction between food and wine and you learn how to combine food and wine successfully. You learn how to taste, evaluate and combine different kinds of food and wine. You can choose between food samples or 3-4 course menus.

Wine lecture 3:  

Italy: Piemonte, Toscany, Veneto - A journey through the wines of North Italy.

Through a 90 minute wine lecture and tasting we look at the 3 areas in North Italy that has fascinated wine lovers all over the world. The lecture focuses on 5 different wine styles; Barolo, Soave, Valpollicella, Amerone and Recioto. You will learn about the different styles of wine, the areas and the food that suits the different kinds of wine.

Wine lecture 4:

Organic wine: A journey through the organic wines of France.

Through a 90 minute wine lecture and tasting we look at the organic wine styles of the most famous French producers. What are the characteristics of organic wine? We will taste the different styles of organic wine from some of the best wine areas of France. 

Wine lecture 5:

Champagne: A bubbly experience – A journey through Champagne

Through a 90 minutes wine lecture and tasting we look at the different styles of Champagne. We will taste 4 styles of Champagne from top producers. You will learn about the characteristics of Champagne and also learn how to open the Champagne with a Champagne saber. 

Wine lecture 6:

France: Hermitage, Crozes Hermitage og Gigondas – A journey through the Rhone Valley

Through a 90 minutes wine lecture and tasting we look at the Rhone Valley. We taste wines from 3 different areas of Rhone.  The lecture focuses on 4 different producers with very different styles of wine. You will learn about the wines, the areas and the food that suits the different kinds of wine.

Wine lecture 7: 

Portugal: Modern red wines and Port – A journey through Portugal

Through a 90 minutes wine lecture and tasting we look at the modern wine styles of Portugal and the Port wine of the Douro Valley. We taste wines from 3 different areas in Portugal. You learn about the wines, the wine areas and the food that suits the different kinds of wine.

Rates 2014:

Wine lecture 1, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7:

Prices from NOK 395,- to NOK 595,- per person. The price includes lecturer, wine, compendium and hand outs, aromawheel and taste notes.

In addition: Roomhire

Duration: 90 minutes or per agreement with the customer

Wine lecture 2:

Food samples: From NOK 1200,- per person*.

The price includes lecturer, wine, food samples, compendium and hand outs, aromawheel and taste notes.

3-7 course menu: From NOK 1790,- to NOK 2450,- per person*.

The price includes lecturer, wine, dinner, compendium and hand outs, aromawheel and taste notes.

* The prices given are provided that 20 persons or more participate. For groups with fewer participants than 20, the fixed minimum price is price per person x 20.

Registration for individual people for the listed dates.

Please contact for more information or booking:

Svein Lindin
Telephone: +47 47 87 40 83
E-mail: svein.lindin@vinforedrag.no

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