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Pinot Noir: The Family Tree
Thursday, February 2 from 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Elegant, sexy, and capricious, Pinot Noir is perhaps the most beloved grape in the world. Its allure drives winemakers to become artists and wine lovers to spend enormous sums of money. Many sommeliers see their lifelong quest to discover the ultimate experience of this boutique wine.
In the Pinot Noir: Family Tree class, you are taken on a worldwide survey of everywhere the grape and its children are grown, extending from Burgundy to the New World. Wine lovers will gain a broader understanding and appreciation of fine wines; aficionados will have their passion fed. This class mixes luxury and learning as few tasting classes can. We will feature wonderful wines, but you will also discover a few wines that are actually affordable too.
In this class, we don’t just feature Pinot Noir, but selections from its family tree. This class is one of the best-tasting classes on genetics you will ever attend. From Its roots in the ancient world to the Italian grapes that continue its heritage, this is an overview that you didn’t know could exist.