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Pressed for Thought: Style - Old World/New World

  • Newport Wine Cellar & Gourmet 11 Memorial Boulevard Newport, RI 02840 United States (map)


Getting our nose back into the glass, in this introductory class on wine tasting. This class is all about honing your tasting skills and identifying the things you like about wines. We will taste both whites and reds to develop an understand body, balance, and texture, as well as defining fruit, earth, and tannins, all with a focus on understanding the sometimes blurred distinctions between old and new world wines. This is not just an historical marker! You will come away a more savvy wine shopper. For this class we will taste Sauvignon Blanc and Syrah.

$35 plus tax

Earlier Event: March 27
Pressed for Thought: The Nose
Later Event: April 4
Cookbook Club