Around the World in Wine Series
2018 Around the World in Wine Series
with Andy Hale
Director of The Asheville School of Wine @MetroWines
Every Tuesday from September 18th to October 23rd from 6:00-7:00. $25 per class plus tax or $125 for all 6! Each class includes a wine tasting and cheese. Classes are limited to 20 students and you must purchase tickets prior to the date. Tickets can be purchased by calling (828) 575-9525 or clicking on the links below.
Class 1: Wine Essentials TICKETS!
Learn the basics of wine, from practical tips on getting the most enjoyment out of your wine to describing the flavor characteristics in the wines you drink. Learn about decanting, serving, storing and aging your wines, pairing food and wine and even hints about ordering wine in a restaurant like a pro!
September 18th 6:00-7:00, $25 or $125 for all 6 classes.
Class 2: France TICKETS!
Learn about the wines of France, the country with the most famous wines of all! Join us as we taste our way through Bordeaux, Burgundy, Champagne, and other famous areas of France. We will also learn how to read a French wine label.
September 25th 6:00-7:00, $25 or $125 for all 6 classes.
Class 3: Italy TICKETS!
Intimidated by Italian wines? You won't be after this class! Learn about the most famous regions and grape varietals of Italy and how to read an Italian wine label.
October 2nd 6:00-7:00, $25 or $125 for all 6 classes.
Class 4: The Iberian Peninsula TICKETS!
Take a vicarious trip through the most famous wines and regions of the Iberian Peninsula! From Rioja to Priorat, to some less known regions that are incredible values, we will travel across Spain and into Portugal, a country whose dry wines are just being discovered by Americans now. There is so much more than Port to discover!
October 9th 6:00-7:00, $25 or $125 for all 6 classes.
Class 5: Wines of the New World TICKETS!
Take a trip through more familiar territory as we explore the wines of the New World. In this class we will examine the famous wines and regions of the United States, Argentina, Chile, South Africa, and New Zealand. If you like big bold wines, then this class is for you!
October 16th 6:00-7:00, $25 or $125 for all 6 classes.
Class 6: Wines You Never Knew You Loved TICKETS!
Life is too short to just drink Cabernet and Chardonnay! Take a walk on the wild side as we discover the less known grape varietals and regions of the world. Learn about the wines of Austria, Southern France, Southern Italy, Greece and many other countries as we delve into some of the best value wines in the world.
October 23rd 6:00-7:00, $25 or $125 for all 6 classes.
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News Release: Sunday, July 22, 2018