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also: Large Independent Merchant of the year UK, East of England Merchant of the year, Fortified Specialist Merchants of the Year UK
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previous events heldForthcoming Events

Tickets for our events are transferable but non-refundable.

However we do run a waiting list for sold-out tastings (and they nearly always sell out) - if you need to cancel we'll try our best to sell your place on to the waiting list.

SEP
05
2017
7.00 pm

Monthly CWM (G)Investigation - Cherry Hinton Road Branch

Back with a bang after a storming 2016, learn all about the exciting world of Gin at our Cherry Hinton Road branch: what's old, what's new, what's hot, what's blue...

7pm. 5 gins. Some nibbles. Plenty of ice, tonic, wit, and (g)inspiration.

First Tuesday of every month:  5th September, 3rd October, 7th November, 5th December
 

 

 

£15 per session

£12.50 if you were at the previous month

 

 Contact our Cherry Hinton Road branch for tickets:

163 Cherry Hinton Road,

Cambridge CB1 7BX 

cherry@cambridgewine.com  - 01223 214548

Tickets for our events are transferable but non-refundable. However we do run a waiting list for sold-out tastings (and they nearly always sell out) - if you need to cancel we'll try our best to sell your place on to the waiting list.
SEP
06
2017
7.30 pm

Wine tasting: Tour of Spain

Join Steve from the Cambridge Wine Academy for a guided tour around Spain's sunny wine regions.

Where: Cambridge Wine Merchants, Cambridge, CB1 7BX

When: Wednesday 6th September 2017 

Time: 7.15pm for 7.30pm start

How much: £22.50

To book: http://www.cambridgewineacademy.com/wine-tastings/ 

SEP
09
2017
10.00 am

WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Autumn courses

 


 

Do you enjoy drinking wine and would like to know more? This course is an ideal place to start. Devised by the WSET (Wine & Spirits Education Trust) this course introduces you to the main grape varieties used in wine, the main styles of wines available, how to taste, store and serve wine and how to successfully pair food and wine together. 

By the end of the day we guarantee that you will be more confident about trying new things having gained new skills that will help you enjoy wine even more. The added bonus is that if you pass the short exam at the end, you'll receive an internationally recognised wine qualification.

Course tutor Steve from The Cambridge Wine Academy, has guided hundreds of students through the different levels of WSET and his philosophy is simple - learning about wine should be fun!  

'Thank you for a wonderful learning experience. I learned a great deal and had fun doing it.' Julia

Two dates available:

 

Saturday 9th September 2017 (10am - 5pm)

Where: Cambridge Wine Merchants, 163 Cherry Hinton Road, Cambridge CB1 7BX 

 

Monday 11th September 2017 (10am - 5pm)

Where:  Clare College, Trinity Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1TL 

 

How much: £140 (including all course materials, wine samples, tuition, examination and certificate)

To book a placehttp://www.cambridgewineacademy.com/wine-courses/

or contact info@cambridgewineacademy.com 

 

SEP
12
2017
7.00 pm

Que Rico Tapas at our Cherry Hinton Road Branch - La Rioja

Tuesday 12th September, 7pm

At our Cherry Hinton Road Wine Bar

Tickets £32.50 each for 5 tapa and 5 wines

 

 

In September the wine tasting will focus on La Rioja, probably the most well-known Spanish wines abroad. However, there is always something new to discover in terms of new wines, new brands, new blends. These magnificent wines will be paired with tapas from the same region, an area in Spain famous as well for its tapas and its rich gastronomy.

Tickets for our events are transferable but non-refundable. However we do run a waiting list for sold-out tastings (and they nearly always sell out) - if you need to cancel we'll try our best to sell your place on to the waiting list.
SEP
16
2017
10.00 am

WSET Level 2 Award in Wine & Spirits Autumn courses


 

A beginner to intermediate level three day course exploring wines and spirits for enthusiasts or those working in the industry. 

You will learn how wine is made, what influences wine style, the key white and black grape varieties and their characteristics, the important wine-producing regions of the world and where these grape varieties are grown, the production of sparkling, sweet and fortified wines, labelling terms, food and wine pairing principles, how to describe wine using the WSET systematic Approach to tasting wine, the principal categories of spirits & liqueurs and how they are made.

There is a 50 question multiple choice exam at the end of day three. Successful candidates receive a certificate and an internationally recognised wine qualification.

Course dates available:

 

Saturday course:  September 16th, 23rd & 30th 2017 (10am - 5pm)

 

Monday course:  September 18th, 25th & October 2nd 2017 (10am - 5pm)

 

Venue: Cambridge Wine Merchants, 163 Cherry Hinton Road, Cambridge, CB1 7BX

Cost: £350 (includes study pack, wine samples, examination and tuition) 

 

To book places go to http://www.cambridgewineacademy.com/wine-courses/ 

 

SEP
22
2017
7.00 pm

Greek Extravaganza at Robinson College

 

 GREEK EXTRAVAGANZA
Friday 22nd September, 7.00pm
We are excited to invite you for an evening of Greek cuisine.
This pop-up dining experience combining Greek food and drinks.
We will enjoy a traditional Greek aperitif during an interactive reception
followed by a selection of authentic Greek dishes.
Each course will be accompanied by a glass of carefully selected wine.

£39.50 per person
(including VAT, one glass of aperitif and 2 glasses of wine during the meal).
Further drinks can be purchased during the evening.
To make your booking contact us on 01223 332859
Or celebrations@robinson.cam.ac.uk

Robinson College
Crausaz Wordsworth Building, Adams Road, Cambridge CB3 9AN

OCT
03
2017
7.00 pm

Monthly CWM (G)Investigation - Cherry Hinton Road Branch

Back with a bang after a storming 2016, learn all about the exciting world of Gin at our Cherry Hinton Road branch: what's old, what's new, what's hot, what's blue...

7pm. 5 gins. Some nibbles. Plenty of ice, tonic, wit, and (g)inspiration.

First Tuesday of every month: 3rd October, 7th November, 5th December
 

 

 

£15 per session

£12.50 if you were at the previous month

 

 Contact our Cherry Hinton Road branch for tickets:

163 Cherry Hinton Road,

Cambridge CB1 7BX 

cherry@cambridgewine.com  - 01223 214548

Tickets for our events are transferable but non-refundable. However we do run a waiting list for sold-out tastings (and they nearly always sell out) - if you need to cancel we'll try our best to sell your place on to the waiting list.
OCT
04
2017
7.30 pm

Wine tasting: Tour of France

Join Steve from the Cambridge Wine Academy for a guided tour around France's beautiful wine regions.

Where: Cambridge Wine Merchants, 163 Cherry Hinton Road, Cambridge, CB1 7BX

When: Wednesday 4th October 2017

Time: 7.15pm for 7.30pm start

How much: £22.50

To book: http://www.cambridgewineacademy.com/wine-tastings/ 

OCT
07
2017
10.00 am

WSET Level 3 Award in Wines Autumn courses

 

Take your wine knowledge to another level! 

This comprehensive, in depth, five day course is intended for wine enthusiasts who would like to further their knowledge in a rigorous and structured way and for those working in hospitality and wine retail industries who need to know in detail about the products they work with. 
Over the course of five weeks, you'll taste over 70 wines and develop your wine tasting skills. Through expert tuition and high class study materials you'll learn all about the factors that influence wine style, quality and price and build a real understanding of the wine producing regions of the world. 

Course Dates:  

Saturday course: Saturdays, October 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th, November 4th & 11th 2017

Where: Cambridge Wine Merchants, 163 Cherry Hinton Road, Cambridge CB1 7BX
Time: 10am - 5.00 pm. 
 

Monday course: Mondays October 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th, November 6th & 13th 2017 

Where: Clare College,  Trinity Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1TL

Time: 10am - 5.00 pm. 
 

How much: £630 (includes all study materials, tasting samples, tuition, examination and certification)

For more information, contact course tutor Steve on 07946 661 960 or email info@cambridgewineacademy.com 

 

NOV
01
2017
7.30 pm

Wine tasting: Tour of Italy

Join Steve from the Cambridge Wine Academy for a guided tour around Italy's wonderful wine regions.

Where: Cambridge Wine Merchants, 163 Cherry Hinton Road, Cambridge, CB1 7BX

When: Wednesday 1st November 2017

Time: 7.15pm for 7.30pm start

How much: £22.50

To book: http://www.cambridgewineacademy.com/wine-tastings/ 

NOV
07
2017
7.00 pm

Monthly CWM (G)Investigation - Cherry Hinton Road Branch

Back with a bang after a storming 2016, learn all about the exciting world of Gin at our Cherry Hinton Road branch: what's old, what's new, what's hot, what's blue...

7pm. 5 gins. Some nibbles. Plenty of ice, tonic, wit, and (g)inspiration.

First Tuesday of every month:  7th November, 5th December
 

 

 

£15 per session

£12.50 if you were at the previous month

 

 Contact our Cherry Hinton Road branch for tickets:

163 Cherry Hinton Road,

Cambridge CB1 7BX 

cherry@cambridgewine.com  - 01223 214548

Tickets for our events are transferable but non-refundable. However we do run a waiting list for sold-out tastings (and they nearly always sell out) - if you need to cancel we'll try our best to sell your place on to the waiting list.
NOV
15
2017
7.00 pm

Que Rico Tapas at our Cherry Hinton Road Branch - The North

Wednesday 15th November, 7pm

At our Cherry Hinton Road Wine Bar

Tickets £32.50 each for 5 tapa and 5 wines

 

 

We will finish our trip in the North of Spain. We will have the last tasting of the year in November and the wines will cover all the regions that face the Cantabrian sea: Cantabria, Asturias and Galicia. The food will warm us up as this area, very cold in winter, is famous for its comfort food based on legumes, meat and fish.

 

Tickets for our events are transferable but non-refundable. However we do run a waiting list for sold-out tastings (and they nearly always sell out) - if you need to cancel we'll try our best to sell your place on to the waiting list.

DEC
05
2017
7.00 pm

Monthly CWM (G)Investigation - Cherry Hinton Road Branch

Back with a bang after a storming 2016, learn all about the exciting world of Gin at our Cherry Hinton Road branch: what's old, what's new, what's hot, what's blue...

7pm. 5 gins. Some nibbles. Plenty of ice, tonic, wit, and (g)inspiration.


 

£15 per session

£12.50 if you were at the previous month

 

 Contact our Cherry Hinton Road branch for tickets:

163 Cherry Hinton Road,

Cambridge CB1 7BX 

cherry@cambridgewine.com  - 01223 214548

Tickets for our events are transferable but non-refundable. However we do run a waiting list for sold-out tastings (and they nearly always sell out) - if you need to cancel we'll try our best to sell your place on to the waiting list.
DEC
06
2017
7.30 pm

Wine tasting: Aperitifs and Digestifs

Where: Cambridge Wine Merchants, 163 Cherry Hinton Road, Cambridge, CB1 7BX

When: Wednesday 6th December 2017

Time: 7.15pm for 7.30pm start

How much: £25

To book: http://www.cambridgewineacademy.com/wine-tastings/