Unlock the Secrets of Greek Wine: A Mythical Wine Tasting Journey
"The quality and sophistication of today's Greek wines are insider secrets in professional wine circles. But it's high time word was spread about this new generation of gifted producers" - Jancis Robinson
Indulge in an extraordinary wine-tasting experience that transcends time and culture!
Join us for a captivating exploration of Greek indigenous grape varieties that date back to the roots of winemaking. In this immersive course, we'll delve into the rich history of wine, tracing its origins to the heart of Greece and drawing inspiration from the captivating realms of Greek mythology and ancient times.
🌟 What to Expect:
🔮 Mythical Origins: Unearth the fascinating stories of Greek mythology and their profound connection to the world of wine. From Dionysus, the god of wine, to the tales of Ambrosia and Nectar, we'll uncover the enchanting legends that have shaped Greek wine culture.
🍇 Grape Varieties Galore: Explore a diverse selection of indigenous Greek grape varieties. Discover the unique flavours, aromas, and characteristics that set them apart, and savour their distinctive profiles.
🍴 Food Pairing Mastery: Elevate your culinary skills as we guide you through the art of pairing Greek wines with delectable dishes. Learn how to complement these exquisite wines, creating unforgettable flavour combinations.
🍷 Tasting Session: Immerse yourself in our wine-tasting experience led by passionate experts. Uncover the nuances, traditions, and techniques that define Greek winemaking, and savour the terroir of Greece in every glass.
🌿 From Ancient Vines to Modern Delights: Trace the evolution of Greek winemaking from its ancient origins to the vibrant and innovative contemporary wine scene.
Don't miss this unique opportunity to journey through time, myth, and flavour while surrounded by the inspiring works of art at two unique venues
- Aspex Gallery in Portsmouth, a Grade II listed historic naval building with a RIBA award-winning contemporary interior
- God's House Tower, an award-winning arts and heritage venue in the heart of Southampton's historic Old Town
Experience the magic of Greek wine and the enchantment of Greece's rich cultural heritage in this artistic haven.
Join us in raising a glass to Greece's unparalleled wine heritage!