Wine Tasting Weekend Package at The Harry Packer Mansion

April 30, 2010 (Fri) - May 2, 2010 (Sun)
5:00 PM - 12:00 PM

Wine Tasting Weekend Package at the Harry Packer Mansion
19 Packer Ave.
Jim Thorpe, Pa 18229

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Cost: $380-$580 Includes 2 nights lodging, breakfasts and wine class

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Rates are for 2 nights and are based upon double occupancy. They include complimentary hors d'oeuvres Friday night, breakfast Saturday and Sunday mornings, lodging Friday and Saturday nights and participation in our wine tasting class Saturday afternoon at 2pm with Don Applton. We will be conducting our Intro to Wine Part 1 class.

Intro to Wine Part 1

This class will provide a a good introduction to wine including discussion about the major wine regions of the world, the major grapes from which the most popular wines are produced, factors which affect the taste of wine, how wine is made, understanding wine labels, and the fundamentals of wine tasting. Additionally we will apply our new wine knowledge by tasting, discussing and evaluating several wines!

Meet the Professor:
Don Appleton is a wine educator with a broad range of wine related experience and qualifications. He has completed certifications from WSET (Advanced level) and (Level 2) and has traveled extensively to wine regions in the US, France, and Italy. He is also a member of the American Wine Society (Northampton and Lehigh chapters) and teaches wine appreciation classes at Northampton Community College.