USQ | Burgundy vs. SonomaDecember 10 2018 | 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
13 E. 13th Street, New York, NY 10003
Old World vs. New World - In this class, we’ll be exploring classic expressions of both Chardonnay and Pinot Noir, comparing and contrasting the hierarchy level (ex. regional Burgundy vs Sonoma County, single vineyard vs single vineyard, vintage exploration), and we will have a focus on clone selection, varietal characteristics of the grapes, and the history and appellation law of these two fascinanting wine region. The tasting will explore how both climate and innovation vs tradition shapes the finished wines.
Wines 1 and 2 will be tasted blind!
3) Clos des Rocs Les 4 Saisons '15 - Pouilly-Loché, Mâconnais
4) Lioco Estero Chardonnay '15 - Russian River Valley, Sonoma
5) Domaine Nicolas Rossignol '14 - Burgundy
6) Failla Pinot Noir '15 - Sonoma Coast, California