2013-14 International Wine Challenge awards for CWM: Large Independent Merchant of the Year UK; Regional Merchant of the Year: Eastern England; Fortified Specialist Merchant of the Year UK.
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Cambridge Wine Merchants

International Wine Challenge, Wine Merchant of the Year 2012 : WINNERS!

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

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.

10.00 am

Wine course: WSET Level 2 Award in Wines & Spirits


A beginner to intermediate level three day course exploring wines and spirits for wine 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:

Saturdays (3-day course) : February 2, 9 & 16, 2019 (10am - 5pm)

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


Mondays (3-day course) : February 4, 11 & 18, 2019 (10am - 5pm)

                   Venue: CUC Wine Bar, The University Centre, Granta Place, Cambridge, CB2 1RU

Cost: £385 (includes study pack, wine samples, examination and tuition) 

To book places go to http://www.cambridgewineacademy.com/wine-courses/ or contact info@cambridgewineacademy.com

7.00 pm

Wine Gums 2 - 2nd Feb - University Centre

Returning in the new year this February is Wine Gums 2 Comedy Night!
The line up includes:

Chortle's 2017 Comedians To Watch Cally Beaton. Described by fellow Comedian, Actor and Writer Sara Pascoe, as "a comedy queen-fiery, intelligent and totally orginial".

Mad Ron Spanners, the hardest funniest man in comedy and Leicester Square Theatre New Comedian of the Year Finalist 2018.

Performing stand up comedy for a couple of years and the Semi-Finalist in SYTYF 2017. One to Watch Dinesh Nathan.

Headling the night is runner up of 2013s prestigious Leicester Mercury comedian of the year, 'masters of one liners' Mark Simmons - one4review *****

As always compared by the always charming Nessie Ward.

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