Advanced Red Wine - Four Week Course

Advanced Red Wine - Four Week Course

Traverse the world of red wine

Over 100 people have attended this class






Taste over $2000 of premium red wines from all over the world.

Taste wines from premium producers such as; Tapanappa, Delas, Isole e Olena, Cullen, Paradigm Hill, Bouchard, John Duval, Pondalowie, Massolino, La Rioja Alta and more!

The course provides an in depth focus on the key grape varieties used in red wine production in Australia today; Pinot Noir, Shiraz, the Bordeaux family (Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Malbec and Petit Verdot) and emerging varieties (Sangiovese, Nebbiolo, Tempranillo etc.).

Traverse the world of wine!
Barossa, Rhone Valley, Bordeaux, Central Otago, Burgundy, Chianti, Rioja, Piedmont and so much more!

Participants will be guided through each week by one of our highly qualified tutors.

Topics covered will include; production methods, key regions and appellations, key grape characteristics and winemaking considerations.

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What you will learn

  • Taste over $2000 of premium red wines from all over the world.
  • Understand the process of red wine making from vine to bottle
  • Learn how to analyse the subtleties and nuances of the different styles and regions

What you will get

  • Knowledge passed on from highly qualified tutors

What to bring

  • Just themselves

What to wear

Smart casual attire

Appropriate for

All wine lovers wanting to explore red wine in depth

Armadale Cellars

(1120 Reviews)

Armadale Cellars is about providing you with a memorable experience. Their courses in Melbourne are legendary for information, cutting edge wines and an awesome social atmosphere. Armadale Cellars has been a wine educator for over 25 years.

As one of Melbourne's leading independant retailer, Armadale Cellars team is led by Roseworthy graduate Phil Hude who is renowned for his no-nonsense and no-compromise attitude to wine as well as securing some of the leading figures in Australia wine industry to help present his informative and fun-filled courses and special events.

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4.8 (12 reviews)
Davidrated it
14 Jun 2023
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Johnrated it
17 Jun 2022
Phil and Phillip ran an excellent course. So much information provided each week on a great selection of wines. Highly recommended for someone who loves a red and is looking to broaden their knowledge and palate.
Paulrated it
15 Jun 2022
Wednesday evenings in a wine cellar being exposed to, and learning about, a new range of wines from some passionate wine experts! A great way to spend an evening.
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Cancellations & Refunds

If the organiser cancels the class:

You are entitled to a transfer or credit note.

If you can't attend the class:

You’re welcome to send someone in your place.


  • A transfer can be requested 7 days before the class starts. Free of charge.

No changes will be allowed after these times.

Terms & Conditions

1. There are no refunds for Courses & Events. Gift vouchers purchased through WeTeachMe (this booking platform) are ONLY redeemable for courses and events.

2. If you are unable to attend an event or course at/with Armadale Cellars you must inform us (at a minimum) 1 full week (7 days) prior in writing/email and we can transfer you to another course or event. After that, it is your responsibility to fill the spot with a friend, family or anyone you deem to substitute for you, otherwise seat/booking lapses .

3. No transfers will be given within 1 week of the course/event start date.

4. Public transport is best way to get to events/courses. For events at our cellar, if driving, we request that all participants park on High Street (where there are no parking restrictions after 6.30pm). For external events, please check parking prior or contact us if unsure.

5. Gift certificate/bookings valid within 36 months of purchase. Gift vouchers/bookings are not redeemable for cash or wine, nor refundable.

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