Tutored Tastings

Our tutored tasting program for 2021 is below. To receive updates as new tastings are added please subscribe to our mailing list, or follow us on Facebook or Twitter.

Friday Evening Session:

6.30pm: New Trends in English and Welsh Winemaking - Julia Trustram-Eve, Wines of Great Britain
6.30pm: A Guide to Hungary in Six Wines - Ben Franks, Novel Wines

7.00pm: How French Wines are Adapting to Climate Change - Tim North, Joie de Vin

Saturday Afternoon Session:

12.30pm: Old Vines Masterclass - Sarah Abbott MW (£10 Supplement)

1.00pm: A Wine Tour of Australia - Jamie Smith, The Online Wine Tasting Club

1.30pm: The Vinous Quarters of Athens: Exploring the Millennia Old Vineyards of Attica - Dr Maria Moutsou, Southern Wine Roads
2.30pm: The Wines of Emilia Romagna - Charles Dall'Omo, San Martino Wine

Saturday Evening Session:

6.30pm: Beyond Rioja: Discovering the Wine Regions of Spain - Jamie Smith, The Online Wine Tasting Club
7.00pm: The Vineyards of Mendoza: Malbec and More - Mark Bradbury, Ruta 40 

7.30pm: The Chinese Wine Renaissance - Janet Wang, author of The Chinese Wine Renaissance

How do I reserve a Tutored Tasting?

To attend a tutored tasting, you first need to have purchased your tickets to the relevant session of the Oxford Wine Festival. Then simply email us at Ihaveaquestion@oxfordwinefestival.org to reserve your place.
Tastings are limited to one per person.

Tutored tastings last for around an hour. Masterclasses last for approximately 90 minutes. Places at all tutored tastings are strictly limited and many are fully booked before the festival starts, so please reserve your places early to avoid disappointment.