The Elements of Wine

September 14, 2017 (Thu) from 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Astor Center
399 Lafayette Street
New York, NY 10003

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Cost: $79

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Tasting (sit down)     Wine    

Andy Fisher, president of Astor Wines & Spirits, will break down the basics of wine. You’ll learn how to taste and evaluate wines, then explore the best ways to pair them with food.

What you can expect:

  • 1 welcome wine.
  • 6 tasting pours of wine from around the world.
  • 6 small pairings to highlight specific characteristics in each wine.
  • 2 hours of education, including a Q&A session with Andy Fisher.

What you will learn:

  • An understanding of the principles of wine.
  • How to identify aromas, tannins, acidity, and other wine characteristics.
  • How food pairings change your perception of a wine’s flavor.
  • Insight into Andy Fisher’s unique experiences in wine, with over 40 years in the industry.

Level: Beginner
Good for: Wine Enthusiasts, Wine Curious, Food Pairing Education, Date Night
Style: Guided Tasting
Food Served:Tasting Plate

What class-goers are saying about this instructor:
“Andy was a great instructor and the pairings he chose worked wonderfully with the wines presented.”