Italy, Italy, Italy what a beautiful country and what diversity of wine. Diversity is both the glory and the bane of Italy. There is too much wine in Italy, too many grapes (with different names, or same name different grapes) and way too many regions. This class will cover the meaning of common labeling terms indicating quality or style, the grape varieties are connected with various DOC(G)s (so that you can pick a wine in a restaurant or retailer with confidence), a geographical over view of the Italian Wine “Zones” as well as a more in-depth look at each major region. You will have an opportunity to taste eight different wines from these major regions.