WINE ACADEMY EVENTS
Wines of Thomas Jefferson
Join us for a tasting and book signing by James Gabler, author of Dine with Thomas Jefferson and Fascinating Guests. Jim will talk about some of the exciting things that occurred at Jefferson's dinners at the White House, Monticello and Paris residence and relate the wines served to Jefferson's wines. Price includes a copy of Jim's new book.
Date: 12/2/2015 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
J. Bookwalter Wines of Washington State
Join J. Bookwalter as he leads you through his selections of one of Washington’s oldest wineries. One of the Pacific Northwest’s most recognized boutique wine brands, these wines are made from exceptional vineyard sources and meticulous wine making, producing some of the world’s finest wines. The story of J. Bookwalter Winery is of family heritage, deep roots and a centuries-old commitment to the land. 5 wines.
Date: 12/8/2015 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
VPWSA Chefs Series Welcomes Michael Ober of Cordon Bleu Catering
Join Master Chef Michael Ober of Cordon Bleu Catering as he dazzles your palate with some of his finest creations! His dishes reflect a traditional French foundation with a focus on fresh produce that embraces the global influences of his travels.
Date: 12/12/2015 12:30 PM - 2 PM
It's All About the Holidays!
The holidays can be tough, tough, tough! Let us show you some of our favorite sippers and pairings for Christmas. 5 wines: 2 whites, 2 reds and one dessert paired with small bites.
Date: 12/17/2015 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Authentic Artisanal Wines of Italy
Come and join Marco Uperi of Arte Vino as he shares his company's philosophy of wine as an agricultural product, made by nature and man. They search throughout Italy’s regions to find artisanal producers who share their philosophy. Sometimes, to find these individuals, they travel to remote places and “off the beaten path” to discover what they believe is magical. Their goal is to make natural wines, with minimal intervention, which deliver a sense of place. They share the stories of the people behind products they sell, so you can appreciate the work behind each glass of wine. Take this journey with us, to discover their portfolio and experience the passion behind Arte Vino wine.
Date: 1/12/2016 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM