Join us as we explore wines from various popular locales. Using the wines to guide us, learn about the specific grapes and styles of wine that create the best wines from the top wine producing regions. From these classes you will gain a rich understanding of the effects of culture, environment and terroir on wine production and determine which areas of the world produce the wines you enjoy the most!
Beyond Chianti - Interesting Italian Varietals
This class will introduce you to the Italian gems worth seeking out (besides Chianti and Super Tuscans), help you choose the most food-friendly bottle for that BYOB, and show you a few ideas for maximizing your enjoyment of interesting Italian vino.
Bubblicious - The World of Sparkling Wines
Come taste a variety of sparkling wine styles, and learn about different techniques of production -- including the Traditional Champagne Method. Among other things, we will discuss what sets true Champagne apart, and go over strategies for drinking great sparklers without breaking the bank!
Shopping the French Wine Aisle
French wine can be very intimidating. Between the language barrier and sometimes inflated prices - many of us never even enter the French wine aisle. Fear no more! This class will walk you through the basics of French wine.