France serves as a benchmark by which all other wines in the world are judged. However, French wine can be intimidating and confusing. Join Jay Youmans, MW, owner of the Capitol Wine School, an experienced wine judge, Certified Wine Educator (CWE) and a writer for wine publications, as he takes you on a tour of France. The secrets to understanding the labels and wines from Champagne, Alsace, Burgundy, Rhone, Languedoc-Roussilon, the Loire Valley and Bordeaux will be revealed. You will learn a simple method for tasting and describing wine and sample wine from several regions. This class is suitable for both beginners and experienced wine lovers alike. Bring two wine glasses, a bottle of water and crackers to class.
Continuing Education Level
Continuing Ed - Open Classes