Tuesday June 26, 2012 (7pm-8:30pm)
White Burgundy vs. California Chardonnay
Blind Tasting Class
Many believe the world of wine has become too homogeneous that wines no longer have a sense of place, we beg to differ but hey, you be the judge. Come taste 8 great Chardonnay’s from California and France. This is a very informative and fun style of class. You get a chance to try the wines without label bias.
Here are the wines we will taste....
2010 Beringer Private Reserve Chardonnay
2010 Travis Chardonnay
2009 Rodney Strong Reserve Chardonnay
2009 Freemark Abbey Chardonnay
2010 Drouhin Macon Villages
2010 Louis Latour Poully Fuisse
2010 Domaine Marc Colin Bourgogne La Combe
2009 William Fevre Chablis “Valurent” 1er Cru
Wednesday July 11th (7pm-8:30pm)
The Southern Rhone Valley
With 2 spectacular vintages back to back 2009 and 2010 we have an amazing breadth and depth of wines to choose from for this class. Come taste what makes the Southern Rhone one of our favorite regions for both every day value and special occasion gems. Taste 8 wines featuring some of the biggest names in the Rhone Valley, Chapoutier, Pegau, and many more.
classes is held at our location in Clayton at 7435 Forsyth Blvd -- 314.727.8788