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
2018 SPRING WINE CLASS SERIES
Matt’s Red Rooster
22 Bloomfield Ave, Flemington, NJ 08822;
T (908) 788-7050
Class 1: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 7-9pm
The Pacific Northwest Uncorked! The Best of Washington and Oregon
These two states produce amazing wines; Washington known for rich and expressive Cabernet based wines, Syrahs and Merlot and Oregon for elegant and nuanced Pinot Noirs and Pinot Gris. For years, the wines from these two states have been in the shadow of California. No longer…we will explore what makes these wines so special and discover several of the small producers that are making world class wines
Class 2: Tuesday, May 22, 2018 7-9pm
Super Whites from Greece, Star Reds from Italy
The racy, vibrant whites from Greece continue to excite the wine world and are ideal for Spring weather and the foods. Known for indigenous varietals such as Assyrtiko and Moschofilero, fish and seafood bring the best out of these crisp whites. New red wines are emerging from the most northern and southernly regions of Italy, combining elegance and power while always being great values. This is a great class for appreciators of Mediterranean wine and food lovers.
Cost per class: $80 per person – Register Now
Cost for 2 classes: $150 per person – Register Now