Wine Education Classes
Wine Tasting 101
Ever wonder what all the formalities are with wine tasting? Ever feel intimidated or would just like to know what the purpose is for all the formalities? Let us help demystify wine tasting, wine etiquette and wine terms so you’ll feel confident exploring wine in any venue setting. We will discuss basic wine terminology, how to taste wine, how to serve wine, wine storage, serving temperature, and how to tell when a wine is bad. Of course, we will be tasting several wines during our exploration and show you how to write useful wine tasting notes.
Great wine can be complex and you can tell when the layers of flavor dance along your pallet but sometimes it is difficult to describe what it is you are experiencing. Take the next plunge with us into this complex wine world and learn about wine structure. We will explore key wine terms, descriptors of common wine varietals, wine production, the four elements of wine along with some pallet exploration and training. You’ll sound like a wine expert when you finish this class!
Valentine's Candy and Wine Pairing
In this class we will undress your valentine indulgences with traditional candies such as conversation hearts, chocolate covered strawberries, Lindt white chocolate strawberry truffles, and a more elegant surprises; then together we will introduce the best wine pairing for each and taste them side by side.
Game Day Food and Wine Pairing
We’re going to take Game Day foods to a whole new level! In this class we will discover the essential flavor profiles for classic Game Day foods such as wings, guacamole, jalapeno poppers, etc., then we’ll introduce the best wine pairing for each and taste them side by side.
Cheese and Charcuterie Board Wine and Cheese Pairing
Learn how to build a charcuterie board like a pro. We will talk about various types of cheese, condiments, and accompaniments then learn what flavors complement each other, sample ingredients as you build and enjoy a tasting of six wines for the perfect pairing experience.
Date Night Cheese and Charcuterie Board Wine and Cheese Pairing
Looking for a unique date night? We have just the answer… as a couple learn how to build a charcuterie board like a pro. We will talk about various types of cheese, condiments, and accompaniments then learn what flavors complement each other, sample ingredients as you build and enjoy a tasting of six wines for the perfect pairing experience.
Cheese and Chocolate Pairing
Truffles, confections, and cheese are incredible indulgences. Come join us as we take you on a luxurious sensory journey of melding of rich cheeses and gourmet chocolates. What about the wine? No worries, we are Complexity Wine… wine is always included!