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Wine 101 Educational Tasting
January 13 @ 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
🍷INTRODUCTION TO WINE🍷
WINE 101 CLASS/TASTING
January 13th at 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Join us for a new series of education classes in 2020. Each month, we will host an hour long class and tasting that will demystify the whole wine-drinking thing! We will rotate the classes (one per month) beginning this month with our Wine 101 Class: Tasting Wine. February will bring the Wine 102 class, rounded out with Wine 103 in March. The series will then repeat, starting in April, May and June, etc.
Here is a brief synopsis of the class series:
WINE 101: TASTING WINE: Master the basics of wine tastings, how to smell, swirl, taste and spit. Learn about “wine legs”, how to tell if a wine is “corked” and how tannins and acidity affect a wine. Taste the difference between oaked and unoaked wines.
WINE 102: WINES AND GRAPES: Learn about different grape varietals, characteristics, growing regions, typical flavor profiles, wine styles and what are noble grapes. Explore unique and lesser known grape varietals and their unique terroir and wine grown regions. (Held in February)
WINE 103: WINE FACTS: Learn about serving wine, proper glassware based on the wine varietal, decanting, serving and storing at proper temperatures. Discover wine and food pairings. Learn how to buy everyday wine verse collectable wines to cellar. Learn about “Old World” wines verse “New World” wines. Learn about organic wines, biodynamic wines and how wineries create sustainable vineyards. (Held in March)
WHAT: Introduction to Wine – Wine 101: Tasting Wine
WHEN: Monday, January 13th
TIME: 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
COST: $15/person (Free for Discovery Club Members)