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Schedule Week of April 20 – 26, 2020

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Let’s Talk Structure

Thursday, April 23

5:00 p.m. CST

Class: Let’s Talk Structure

Understanding a wine’s structure is one of the most important ways to discover what types of wines you enjoy or don’t, how and why they pair with your favorite foods, and understanding the structure of a wine can provide meaningful dialogue when shopping for wine in a shop or restaurant. Join Rania Zayyat as she breaks down the most fundamental components of what’s in your glass and on your palate. (more)

Taught By: Rania

Sweet Wines, Learn to Love ‘Em

Friday, April 24

6:00 p.m. CST

Class: Sweet Wines, Learn to Love ‘Em!

There’s a time and a place for sweet wine, and it may be more often than you’d think. From Moscato to Hungarian Tokaji, we’ll take a brief survey of the varieties and regions that make up sweet wines. Learn to distinguish quality alongside sugar, and pocket a fundamental food-pairing law: how spicy foods and sweet wines work together. (more)

“Great Riesling is like a very large orchestra playing very quietly” — Helmut Donnhoff

Riesling, anyone?

Taught By: Dhruv