I am a WSET (Wine and Spirit Education Trust) Level 2 qualified wine writer and wine enthusiast, keen to share my tips on choosing the perfect bottle for all occasions. Looking to make better choices myself whether navigating a daunting wine list or choosing better in the local supermarket, I now host tastings in Brighton and Hove to help you boost your skills too.
The Wine Woman is completely independent. All wines are carefully selected from local supermarkets or independent retailers so if you find a wine you love, you can easily purchase this yourself.
All wine tastings are customised to your occasion and interests and hosted within your venue or the comfort of your own home. We can cater for small and large groups (minimum 4).
Full details on where to purchase wines are provided together with the basics on tasting and describing different wines and some information on the history and geography of the wines you are tasting.
We provide – Wines, Tasting Notes, Scoring sheets, Wine information throughout the evening.
You/Venue to provide – Glasses, Water Jugs, Venue
Possible Examples include
- Basics of food and wine matching /Wine and cheese pairing
- Decoding the label and restaurant list
- ‘Old world’ v ‘New World’ wines
- Wines for occasions (e.g Christmas, New Year, summer drinking )
- Key grapes and styles
- Discover sherry – a fabulous food wine
- Lower priced alternatives to the world’s best wines
Costs vary according to wines and occasion and start from around £25pp. Currently provided across Brighton and Hove, East Sussex, UK