Welcome to WineMatters

Directed by Michael Palij MW, one of only 304 Masters of Wine in the world, WineMatters has been running passionate and informative wine tuition courses since 1994. Over 650 enthusiastic individuals have already enjoyed learning more about wine with WineMatters in a friendly and informal environment.

We offer the following courses in Wine Appreciation aimed specifically at the enthusiastic amateur:

WineMatters is an Approved Programme Provider accredited by the Wine and Spirit Education Trust (WSET) and we also offer the following WSET courses:

In addition we offer Masterclasses on specific topics of interest to wine connoisseurs.

Whether you're currently in the trade, considering a career in wine, or an amateur wine enthusiast who'd like to know more, we're sure there's a course here for you.

To book your course, click here to download and print a booking form or contact Ruth Tank on 01993 882440

Course Venues: Courses are run from a number of sites in Oxfordshire, including Oxford Brookes University. map

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Courses for wine enthusiasts who wish to develop their wine tasting skills in a friendly, informal setting.  To Educate and Inspire.

To contact WineMatters, please e-mail Ruth Tank AIWS 
For Diploma related enquiries please contact
Mr Michael Palij, Master of Wine or telephone 01993-882440