WINE ACADEMY EVENTS
Chardonnay from around the World
This is the perfect opportunity to discover the wide range and different profile this noble grape has to offer from one terroir to the next. 5 wines. Italy, France, Australia, Oregon and California.
Date: 7/24/2014 6 PM - 7 PM
Wine 101 Class
Have you ever wondered why Chardonnay from Napa tastes different than a Chardonnay from France? Learn the basics of tasting wine and understanding varietal components in the
New World Versus Old World approach.
Date: 7/31/2014 6 PM - 7 PM
Napa Valley Viticulture, Appellations, and Pairing Options
What are the aspects of Napa Valley’s terroir that contributes to its global distinctiveness?
Join Greg Rivera - Advanced Sommelier, DWS as he describes common viticulture practices in the Napa Valley. Analyze the difference in tannins and flavor profiles between 5 distinctive sections of the valley.
6 wines paired with small bites
Date: 8/5/2014 6 PM - 7 PM
Want to be a Winemaker for a few hours?
Then join us as Hahn Winery invites you to create your very own California Rhône Blend. Learn how blending grapes together can change the aromas, palate and colors of a wine at
this blending & tasting adventure.
Date: 8/14/2014 6 PM - 7 PM
Wines of Sardinia
Come meet native Sardinian and owner of Jankara Winery Renato Spanu. Renato will guide you through the dynamic wines of this breath taking Italian Island.
Whites and Reds 6 wines.
Date: 8/20/2014 6 PM - 7 PM
VPWSA Chef Series
Join Eugenio Santucci , chef /owner of West Palm Beach’s hottest new authentic Italian cuisine, Santucci Ristorante.
His family , all native Italians, opened up this fine dining salon last year and it has been the talk of the town since.
4 plates paired with 4 wines
Date: 8/23/2014 12:30 PM - 2 PM