King Riesling - A Wine Tasting Course Dedicated to Riesling - 4 Evenings
TypeWine course
WhereGoethe-Institut London, 50, Princes Gate - Exhibition Road, London SW7 2PH
United Kingdom
Date10 Apr 2013
Time7pm to 9pm
Booking required? Yes

King Riesling - A Wine Tasting Course Dedicated to Riesling

For beginners and seasoned tasters alike


Course Wednesday: 10, 17 April & 1, 8 May

From 7pm until 9pm

In the Library of the Goethe-Institut London Course cost: £180 which includes 6 wine glasses to keep and course materials Registration: +44 20 75964004

After the success of our first ever German wine tasting course in winter 2012, the Goethe-Institut London will be offering four new courses to discover the world of German viticulture. The courses will be open to anybody who is interested in German wines and would like to learn more about it.

Riesling - arguably - is the best white grape variety in the world. It comes in an incredible amount of styles which we will introduce and explore here. From Rhine, Mosel and Pfalz across to Alsace and Austria and even further afield to New Zealand, Australia and Washington. We'll take a close look at how this German variety performs at home and abroad - dry or sweet and in all its scintillating breadth. We shall see if we can tell provenance by taste! In the end you'll know your Eden from your Erden!

While we will be tasting blind and really look at some nerdy Riesling issues, everyone can participate - if you've tasted wine before or not. We will make sure everyone gets the most out of this!

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