Tasting Red Wines of the World Workshop

CRN: 
60110
Course Dates: 
October 11, 12, 18, 19, 2014
Times: 
2:00p.m. - 4:00p.m.
Instructor(s): 
Jane Hartsfield
Course Catalogs: 
2014 Fall

Fee:  $75/person
Materials fee: Approximately $140 per person (this amounts to $35 per tasting session for eight to ten wines). Final fee will be calculated from the actual cost of the wines.
Location:  Instructor's Home

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC - OLLI MEMBERSHIP IS NOT REQUIRED TO REGISTER

We will utilize the Windows on the World Wine Course tastings for this workshop on red wines. We will taste together eight to ten wines at each session, and the class will consist of four sessions across two weekends.
• Session 1: Overview of red varietals
• Session 2: France: Bordeaux, Burgundy, Rhone
• Session 3: Italy and Spain: Rioja, Tuscany, Piedmont, Veneto
• Session 4: New World Wines: California, Australia, New Zealand, Chile, Argentina

Jane Hartsfield (jandtwines@gmail.com), PhD, is a former distributor and importer of wines. She has done extensive wine tasting trips in France, Italy, Greece and California. She has successfully completed the Level I Sommelier Course with the Court of Master Sommeliers.