Thu, May 23|
Wine 201: Valpolicella w/ Zenato
What was an ancient wine making technique used for centuries in Valpolicella wineries has now become very popular among wine enthusiasts.
Time & Location
May 23, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Wine 101, 1220 Whitney Ave c, Hamden, CT 06517, USA
About the Event
Amarone della Valpolicella is the most prestigious wine from the Valpolicella region in Veneto Italy. Special guest Michael Carabellese, regional manager for Leonardo Locasio Selections will join us on this journey through the region of Verona and experience the many "tiers" of Valpolicella wines.
During this class we will explore:
- The many types of Valpolicella and how they differ from each other
- Understanding the "RIPASSO METHOD" which is key to Amarone production
- Why Valpolicella Ripasso is a great alternative to Amarone
This is a class surely not to miss!
$30 per person includes your class, light cheese, and crackers to accompany the tasting and $15 gift certificate to purchase wines after the class.
Must respond by May 20th. If class sells out please call us at the store to be out on the call list.
This is a wine appreciation class to further educate your palate by tasting a variety of wines in a professional manner.
You must be 21+ years of age to purchase a ticket.
Classroom size is limited to only 18 people to encourage more in-depth discussion and analysis, so please RSVP early.
You must purchase your tickets early online through our website.
Facebook "Likes" or responses will not be accepted as an RSVP.
Please refrain from cell phone use during the presentation to be respectful of those who are attending to learn more about wine appreciation.
Critical discussion is encouraged, but please be aware and respectful of other students' opinions and assessments of the wines. Wine is subjective and personal to each individual's palate.
Wine 201: Verona Italy$30.00