Seasonal Wine Classes
The Educated Grape offers seasonal wine classes in different venues around New Jersey. These classes focus on either prominent wine producing regions, grape varietals or wine-style trends happening in the world of wine.
Offered in a 2 class series, these wine classes are designed to enlighten and inspire both the novice and enthusiast. You will learn and enjoy in an interactive environment. Each 2 hour wine tasting class will feature 7 memorable wines as well as 3 dishes/courses as well as a cheese course, all expertly prepared to pair with the wines.
Handouts are distributed to each attendee that offer facts and insights on the class theme which are great reference tools for your continued wine appreciation. Gain confidence and knowledge and take your appreciation of wine to a new level
2017 SPRING WINE CLASS SERIES
Matt’s Red Rooster
2 Bloomfield Ave, Flemington, NJ 08822;
T (908) 788-7050
Class 1: Tuesday, May 2, 2017 7-9pm
Seeing Pink…Discovering the Dynamic World of Rose Wines
Perhaps the biggest trend in fine wine today is the emergence of Rose wines, and with great reason. These elegant, dry wines are both vibrant and complex and make ideal wines to enjoy in the spring season. One of the uniques aspects of Rose is they are made from different red grape varietals from all over the world. We will explore the many styles in this first ever Rose class!
Class 2: Tuesday, May 23, 2017 7-9pm
Stars of the Southern Hemisphere
Experience why the wines from the Southern Hemisphere are so special and expressive and better than ever. A combination of dynamic new producers and consistently great growing conditions make the wines worthy of attention and enjoyment. The value represented in the Southern Hemisphere is second none. In this class, we will explore exciting new wines from Chile, Argentina, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand, both white and red.