Sparkling Wine Tasting Class

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Equinox Sparkling Wine

334 C Ingalls Street

Santa Cruz, CA 95060

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Expand your knowledge of sparkling wines with a Sparkling Wine Tasting Class at Equinox Winery, a Santa Cruz winery specializing in méthode champenoise sparkling wines, on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 7 p.m.

In this two-hour class, guests will learn about how various sparkling wines are made, and will taste at least six different sparkling wines — from California, the Champagne region of France, and beyond — in order to explore how different grapes and different winemaking techniques influence the aroma, color, taste, and texture of the sparkling wine in your glass. You’ll learn about the effects of aging sparkling wines. Whether you are a sparkling wine aficionado, unfamiliar with fizz, or somewhere inbetween, this class will expand your knowledge and ultimately increase your enjoyment of these special wines.

Class size is limited to twelve (12) people and designed for all levels. Students must be over 21. Tickets includes a taste of six different sparkling wines, light refreshments, a small gift, and 10% off Equinox wines at the end of class.

WINE CLUB MEMBERS: Recieve a $10 discount by entering the code WINECLUB at check out. Please use the name associated with your membership at check out.

About the instructor:

Jason Brandt Lewis began working in the wine industry at 16, when he began working for his family’s wine store. By 18, he was visiting wineries in California to buy wine for all six of his family’s stores. While attending UCSC, he volunteered to work during harvest for a number of local wineries. Following his graduation, he has held a variety of positions in the wine trade, including at Louis M. Martini Winery in the Napa Valley, and Storrs Winery in Santa Cruz. He was the Director of Wine Education and a wine buyer for Liquor Barn; a wholesale rep for a small Northern California importer; and the National Sales Manager for an importer based in San Francisco. Along the way, he has written articles for a number of national and local publications (Wine World, The Wine Spectator, the Santa Cruz Express, Taste, the Santa Cruz Sentinel, etc.). Jason has served as a Wine Judge at various competitions throughout the West, and serves on the Calif. State Fair Wine Competition Advisory Board. He has taught wine classes both to company employees and consumers throughout the state. He currently resides in Berkeley with his wife and dog.

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