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Bubbling Over! Night of Sparkling Wines

Boston Wine School

Wednesday, June 20, 2012 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)

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Wine Lover's Devotional by Jonathon Alsop
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Tasting glasses

Sure, Champagne may be the most famous sparkling wine of all, but the wine world if full of other sparklers to discover and enjoy.  If you love sparkling wine -- and who doesn't? -- you owe it to yourself to learn about all your tasty options!


Familiarize students with sparkling wines from around the world
Demonstrate sparkling wines at different price points
Demonstrate tasting and evaluating sparkling wines
Teach the traditional/Champagne method and history
Discuss other methods of sparkling wine production
Discuss food pairing with sparkling wine


Seeing into wine

Wine List (tentative)
Prosecco - discuss the concept of fermentation and 2nd fermentation
Cava - traditional method vs tank method; talk about brut, sec, etc., tasting evaluation
Cremant - Start talking about Champagne and their "trademarking" of the name
Champagne - discuss Champagne history, houses and classic characteristics
USA Sparkler - note the difference in style from Champagne, talk about food pairing
Sparkling Shiraz - talk about where Sparkling wine is headed in the future

Instructor: Erika Frey








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When & Where

Boston Wine School
1354 Commonwealth Avenue
Allston, MA 02134

Wednesday, June 20, 2012 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)

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Boston Wine School

A lot of people have never been to a Boston Wine School class before, so let me tell you what to expect.

First of all, we are a guaranteed 100% snob-free zone. No matter who you are. No matter how much you know about wine. We know how to make wine interesting and interactive for everyone.
Classes are small — usually 15 students max — and usually start with sparkling wine, then bread, cheese, olives and antipasto. Expect to taste 6-8 specially selected wines. Weekend classes include dinner, featuring vegetarian options.
Have a great class!
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Bubbling Over! Night of Sparkling Wines
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