Join us at the Wine Bin for Wine Education. Taste a little – learn a little!
(Includes a $10 credit towards a purchase)
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Friday 1/11 French Regions Tasting $25 7PM
Let’s be honest, French wine is a bit difficult to understand unless you have a guide. This class is all about French regions, varietal breakdowns and wine styles. We will taste varietals from the classic regions while de-mystifying the French labels that make perusing a wine list difficult.
Friday 1/25 All about Pinots $25
I’ll have a glass of Pinot! Perfect, which one? In this class we will explore the Pinot family and the famous wine regions associated with them through side by side comparisons. Whether Pinot Noir, Gris, Blanc, or Meunier, we will taste them all to find out how they differ.
Friday 2/1 Food and wine pairing: Superbowl edition $35 7PM
Love the Superbowl but don’t love beer? This is the class for you. In this class we will examine the essential flavor profiles for classic Superbowl food such as wings, pizza, chili etc. then determine the best wine pairings and taste them side by side. As per usual, we will discuss the 9 basic rules everyone should know for successful wine pairings.
Thursday 2/14 Chocolate and Wine pairing [2 CLASSES] 6pm & 8 pm $35
Chocolate is the confectionery match to wine. Perhaps this is because the process of making chocolate is very similar to wine. Cocoa beans and wine are fermented with the same strain of yeast. No wonder there are so many chocolate and wine lovers!
Friday 2/22 Wine 101: discussion and tasting $25 7PM
In this wine 101 class we will discuss how and why we taste wines with an emphasis on the science behind tasting. We will swirl, sniff, and sip while discussing proper wine terminology. This is a fun and interactive way to begin learning about the world’s most famous varietals and, most importantly, learn how to discuss wine with others.
Friday 3/8 What is a Blend? A White and Red Blend Tasting $25 7PM
Blends are all the rage now whether white, rose or red. Each grape variety that’s added to a wine blend contributes a special attribute, which combines to create a perfectly well-rounded, rich and smooth tasting wine. Wines from Bordeaux and Champagne are world-renowned for their exceptional wine blends. In this class we will learn about the blending process and taste many of the classic blends from all over the world.
Friday 3/29 Cheese and wine pairing $35 7PM
In this class we explore the essential flavor profiles for cheese and wine as well as the 9 basic rules everyone should know for successful wine pairings. We will then taste many of the classic cheese and wine pairings and discuss why they work and learn to match food and wine like a professional chef or sommelier.