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Wine 101: Wine Tasting for the Complete Novice | Boston Wine School @ Brookline
6:30 PM - 11:59 PM Olive Connection | Brookline MA
Date: January 31, 2019 to January 31, 2019
Where: Olive Connection | Brookline MA, 1426 Beacon Street, Brookline, Massachusetts, United States
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Event Type: Food & Dining
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Not sure if you know the difference between red, white and rosé?  What are sparkling wines and why aren't they called Champagne? How does Sauvignon Blanc differ from Cabernet Sauvignon? The Boston Wine School is here to help answer those questions and more.  How to Taste Wine & Why is an ideal class for those just starting their explorations of wine.   Your will learn about the 4 major wine styles and focus in on 4 of the most popular wine grape varieties.  In the process, you will begin to learn basic wine tasting skills and how to describe the different personalities of these wines.  An assortment of cheeses and antipasto will be served during class to introduce some of the fundamentals of pairing wine and food. Here at the Boston Wine School, we are a 100% Wine Snob Free Zone. We believe that learning about wine involves learning more about yourself. Our goal is to help you understand and communicate what you are experiencing when you are enjoying a glass of wine. Come start your wine journey with us. YOUR EDUCATOR Jonathon Alsop is founder and executive director of the Boston Wine School and author of The Wine Lover's Devotional: 365 Days of Knowledge, Advice & Lore for the Ardent Aficionado published by Quarry Books. Jonathon started life as a wine writer covering wine, food and travel in 1988. He is author of the long-running wine column In Vino Veritas by Jonathon Alsop as well as many articles for the Associated Press, Frequent Flyer, La Vie Claire, Beverage Business Magazine, Mobil Travel Guides, Fodor's Travel Guides, Boston Globe, and many others. He founded the Boston Wine School in 2000 where he teaches wine and food classes. YOUR HOST VENUE If you enjoy preparing food as much as eating it, welcome to the Olive Connection. Whether it's our favorite foods created by artisans we've met around the world or local New England products everything in our store is here to inspire new taste sensations and enhance the flavors of your meal. The people who visit Ol
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