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Wine Appreciation Series - Event 12 - German Wines! Do you Really Know Them?

Chicago Booth Alumni Club of the Bay Area

Friday, April 13, 2012 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM (PDT)

Wine Appreciation Series - Event 12 - German Wines! Do...

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Type End Quantity
Booth School Alumnus or Guest (pre-payment required via paypal) Ended Free  
University of Chicago (non-Booth School) Alumnus or Guest (pre-payment required via paypal) Ended Free  

Event Details

German Wines! Do you Really Know Them?

$25/per person; reserve your spot online with paypal

Deutschland! If you are one of those who thinks that the Fatherland does not belong in the top tier of wine producers in the world - well - you are dead wrong! Germany has a long tradition of quality wine production (and consumption) and ranks right up there next to France and Italy.

The flag bearer of course is the chameleonic and versatile Riesling with a stunning range of styles! Germany also produces great Pinots (Spatburgunder) that are often second only to Burgundy and sometimes even better. And there are other great gems. Come join us on a Sommelier guided exploration of German wines complete with advise on reading labels and smart buying!

This tasting follows the standard format, $25 pays for a taste of 6 - 8 wines paired exclusively with an insightful Sommelier-led lecture geared towards serious students of wine, followed by additional pours and mingling. 

Jointly sponsored by the College and Chicago Booth alumni associations, we invite novices and aficionados of all levels. To pour a high-quality selection of wine combined with healthy interaction and learning, we are limiting this event to 20 participants.  Sign up now following 2 simple steps to ensure your seat at the table!  


(1) Register here on Eventbrite; (2) Pre-pay via Paypal

The event will be held at the home of Daphne Feng in the Mission/Dolores neighborhood and will begin at 6:40 pm with registration, mingling, and light refreshment. Tasting will begin promptly at 7:00 pm.

*Limited street parking is available but the house is easily accessible at the 16/Mission BART and by various MUNI lines.

Please prepay with www.paypal.com.  Prepayment is required to confirm registration. Please also note that we will be unable to refund your registration fee if you cancel within 10 days of the event. 

Paypal Instructions:

1)  Login to your paypal account.

2)  Click on “Send Money” tab and make sure “Send Money Online” is selected.

3)  To: sganesh@chicagobooth.edu

4)  Amount: $25

5) Please write in 'German Wine Event' in the message or subject

6)  MAKE SURE TO CLICK “Personal” tab and select “This money is being sent as a: Gift” to avoid unnecessary fees.

7)  Click “Continue”

EVENT CONTACT

Daphne Feng (fengdaphne@gmail.com);  773-368-8885 or Sandeep Ganesh (sganesh@chicagobooth.edu); 312-218-1448 for questions.

Have questions about Wine Appreciation Series - Event 12 - German Wines! Do you Really Know Them?? Contact Chicago Booth Alumni Club of the Bay Area

When & Where

173 Guerrero Street
San Francisco

Friday, April 13, 2012 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM (PDT)


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Chicago Booth Alumni Club of the Bay Area

The Chicago Booth Alumni Club of the Bay Area:

1. Promotes and enhances the local Chicago Booth community
2. Provides opportunities for continuous education and exchange of ideas in business
3. Encourages communication and networking among Booth alumni and the business community

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