Blind Tasting Workshop with Laura Maniec

Join Laura Maniec, Master Sommelier and Owner of Corkbuzz for our June Blind Tasting Workshop, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1pm to 2:30pm.


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$75 plus tax per class $500 for the 8 class series.

Class 1:
Introduction to Blind Tasting
Review the "grid" with focus on Sight and Nose

Class 2:
Introduction to Blind Tasting
Review the "grid" with focus on Palate and Structure of Wines

Class 3:
Spice in Wine
Review grapes that have spice or flavors that add spice to wine including Lactones, Rotundone, Botrytis and Thiols

Class 4:
Condition of Fruit in Wine
Review conditions of fruit in wine including under-ripe, perfectly ripe, overripe, cooked, dried and jammy

Class 5:
Florals and Herbs in Wine
Review grapes that have florals and herbs or flavors that contribute floral/herbaceous aromatics to wine including Esters, Thiols, Pyrazines and Terpenes.

Class 6:
Earthiness in Wine
Review wines that have distinct earthy aromas or regions or grapes that express earthiness including geosmin, brettanomyces, volatile acidity and sulfur compounds

Class 7:
Tasting and Review
Terms and Comparative of white grapes, overview of vintages of the 80's -90's

Class 8:
Final Review
Terms and comparative tasting of red grapes, overview of vintages of the 00's and 10's









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