Discover The Romanian Wine!

Discover the secrets and must-knows of the Romanian wine in three live sessions with Marinela Ardelean. And, since wine is best learned hands-on (with a glass in hand, that is!), we have prepared an optional tasting kit for each course.

BONUS: professional recommendations, adapted for your own wine collection.

1 session x 50 Euro + tasting kit (optional)
1 session = 1.5 hours
Access for a maximum of 6 people.
Dedicated to enthusiasts and professionals.
Classes available in Romanian and English.


Must-Know Romanian Wine Producers

Did you know that over 50% of all investments in the Romanian wine industry are foreign capital? Professionals, consultants, winemakers and investors from countries such as Italy, France, Germany, Austria, South Africa and New Zealand have played and continue to play a major role in the evolution of Romanian wine.

February 3, 2021, 15:00 – 16:30 (EN)
February 3, 2021, 11:00 – 12:00 (RO)


The Uniqueness of Romanian Terroir

Romania is one of the world’s largest wine producers and sixth largest among European wine-producing countries (OIV, 2019), after Italy, France, Spain, and Germany. Discover the Romanian wine regions and local grape varieties, the differences between and similarities with international wine grapes, but also what is needed to earn global recognition.

January 21, 2021, 15:00 – 16:30 (EN)
January 21, 2021, 11:00 – 12:30 (RO)


Organic and Biodynamic Wines Made in Romania

In 2018, Romania sold 74.71 tons of certified organic wine on EU markets, and the number of producers who have organically grown vines is constantly growing. Do you want to know more about ecological and biodynamic wines produced in Romania? In this course, you will find the answers to all your questions about BIO wines.

November 25, 2020, 11:00 – 12:30 (EN)
November 25, 2020, 16:00 – 17:30 (RO)


Together on the Road to Wine

Want to learn about wine, but don’t know where to start? Want to know why (and how) some people can talk so passionately about a wine? This is the perfect course for you.

1 session x 30 Euro
1 session = 1 hour
Access for a maximum of 6 people.
Classes available in Romanian.


How to talk Wine

Do you like a particular wine, can’t figure out how to describe it? Want to find your place in a conversation about wine? Learn how to discuss a glass of wine and the principles behind its description. Dedicated to future wine enthusiasts.

December 12, 2020, 11:00 – 12:00 (RO)


The magic of Terroir

Exploring the terroir is a unique opportunity to go beyond the contents of a bottle and learn about the complexity of the world beneath it. The more we know, the better wines we will choose! Dedicated to enthusiasts and professionals.

December 12, 2020 , 16:00 – 17:00 (RO)


Food and Wine pairing

Do you want to know how you can serve several dishes with the same wine? Are you tired of the standard combinations: meat – red wine and fish – white wine? In this session, we will explore unwritten rules and tricks of food and wine pairings. Dedicated to wine enthusiasts and gourmet lovers.

December 15, 2020, 17:00 – 18:00 (RO)


VIP Experience

Answers to any question, guided study or a wine tasting to remember – in VIP experiences, anything is possible. Based on what you want to know about the world of wine, I shall prepare a personalized online meeting, in which you can find all the answers. From masterclasses on sparkling wines to interviews with people who change the world of wine, you will discover a real trove of information and networking.

1 session x 150 Euro + tasting kit cost
1 private session = 2 hours
Dedicated to life lovers.
Masterclass available in Italian, English and Romanian.


Do you want to research in depth the “taste” or “style” of a region? Or to understand what turns a wine into a superstar? Do you just want to live your life to the fullest, with a smile on your face, switching between glasses of Champagne, Prosecco or Romanian sparkling wines?

Answer a questionnaire, and I will choose the wines, wineries or personality that can answer your questions and curiosities.

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