What’s On

 

Check out our latest events and masterclasses and discover how to enjoy the Vinopolis Wine Tasting Experience in numerous ways. From our seasonal winter masterclasses to other events which are ideal if you’re looking for something different to do with your friends and family in London!

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J U L Y

 
 

Bastille French Cheese & Wine MasterclassBASTILLE DAY FRENCH CHEESE AND WINE MASTERCLASS, 12th July

We’re adding a touch of “joie de vivre” to one of our most popular masterclasses to celebrate 16 Years of Vinopolis and, of course, to join in with the Bastille celebrations. Pair six delicious French cheeses with six fabulous French wines in this hour and a half masterclass as our expert host demonstrates why these mouth-watering pairings work so well. Ooh là là!

 

turkish whats on 150x150TURKISH WINE MASTERCLASS, 23rd July

Turkey has a long history of wine production. In the last few decades, there has been an explosion in quality and diversity, with exciting new boutique producers joining the respected and established names.

To truly showcase some of Turkey’s award-winning wines from a variety of regions, we’ve teamed up with the Turkish Wine Alliance for an exclusive masterclass with Master of Wine, Sarah Abbott. We’ll explore ten wines, combining familiar grape varieties such as Chardonnay and Cabarnet Sauvignon with some indigenous discoveries including Narince and Kalecik Karasi.

Our fantastic array of Turkish wines will also be accompanied with a selection of Turkish olives and cheese.

 
 
 

A U G U S T

 
OLD WORLD vs NEW WORLD, 20th August

When it comes to identifying wine, are the classifications of Old World and New World simply a matter of geography or are they a state of mind?

This masterclass offers a light-hearted yet informative tutored tasting of the wines of the world and their background.

From the classic production areas of France to the cutting edge producers of the New World, discover and enjoy the fruits of some of the best winemakers in the world today.

Our resident wine expert Tom Forrest will select six wines from both worlds for this tasting session .

 
 
 

S E P T E M B E R

 
 
AROUND THE WORLD IN EIGHT WINES, 17th September

A two hour wine tasting session that is an excellent opportunity to taste some delicious wines from the classic and prestigious wine regions .

Take a trip around the world with our resident wine expert Tom Forrest who will personally select eight wines from the classic Bordeaux to Spain, South Africa, New Zealand , Australia and the Americas , you will truly be treated to an incredible tasting experience.

This is a full circle tasting trip and guests will be given the chance to pick their favorite wine.

 
 
 

N O V E M B E R

 
Meet the Expert: Oz ClarkeWINE TASTING WITH OZ CLARKE, Saturday 7th November

This November Oz Clarke is back at Vinopolis with three new wine tasting sessions! From matching five fabulous dishes to the perfect wine selected by Oz to a fun and informal session where you can learn top tips and ask your own questions as you taste a range of Oz’s favourite wines.

 
 

Regular Masterclasses & Courses

Wine Tasting Workshop - held on the first Sunday of every month

(previously Welcome to Wine – open dated tickets accepted on this session)

Time: 1pm Duration: 1 hour Cost: £35pp

 

Welcome to Cheese & Wine - held on the second and last Sunday of every month

Time: 1pm Duration: 1.5 hours Cost: £50pp

 

Lindt 150x150Lindt EXCELLENCE Chocolate & Wine Masterclass – held on the last Thursday of every month

Time: 7pm Duration: 1.5 hours Cost: £40pp

 

Cocktail Masterclass – held on the first and third Thursdays of every month

Time: 7pm Duration: 1.5-2 hours Cost: £40pp

 

Whisky Masterclass - first and second Thursday of every month

Time: 7pm Duration: 2 hours Cost: £50pp

 

WSET QualificationsWSET Awards in Wine and Spirits - throughout the year

Senior wine experts Melanie and Tom run WSET Level 2 Award in Wine & Spirits and the WSET Level 3 Award in Wine & Spirits in the spring and autumn months.

 

Allergen Information

Wine & Cheese:

- Lactose intolerance

- Not suitable for a Gluten-free diet (crackers)

Chocolate & Wine:

- Lactose intolerance

- Nut allergy

- Soy allergy

Cocktail Masterclass

- Occasional use of lactose-inclusive products 

- Occasional use of egg-based substances

- Fruits used to be disclosed

- Occasional use of nut-based liqueurs