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Union Square | Blind Tasting 201: Red Grape Varieties

13 E. 13th Street, New York, NY 10003

Whether a seasoned blind taster or wine novice, hone your deductive tasting skills in this blind tasting class focusing on just classic red wines of the world. You’ll learn how to tell the difference between classic grape varieties based on three elements of wine: slight, nose and palate. We’ll discuss how climate, weather ,and terroir, shape the wine in the glass, as well as wine making decisions such as maceration, use of oak (or not), time in barrel and in bottle craft the finished wine in the glass.

Join us at the bar for a glass of wine and dinner the day of class and receive 10% off your check.

Live wine classes are led by Corkbuzz Sommeliers and last 90 minutes. Class includes 6 (2 ounce) pours of wine, printed materials, and complimentary cheese. Guests will be seated at communal tables. Please refrain from wearing heavy fragrances to class. 

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations may be made for a full refund 48 hours prior to class. Cancellations and transfers cannot be accommodated within 48 hours of your scheduled class time. If you cannot attend class, you may send someone in your place. There are no exceptions to our cancellation policy.

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