NY Adventure Club: Tasting the Wines of Italy, From Pinot Grigio to Sangiovese

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November 16, 2019 (Sat)
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Church of Sweden
5 East 48th Street
New York, NY 10017

View Map  |   636-590-6873

Cost: $45 – 49

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Italy is the number one wine-producing country in the world, with hundreds of native grape varietals and legendary winemaking traditions. Now's your chance to taste the best vino that Italy has to offer, including zingy Pinot Grigio, classic Chianti, and bold Nebbiolo.

Join New York Adventure Club (https://www.nyadventureclub.com/) as we taste and learn our way through eight wines from around Italy, all inside a 1921 townhouse in Midtown that is now home to the Church of Sweden.

Led by Amy Karasavas, a certified sommelier, our unique experience at this intimate space in Manhattan will include:

• An overview of Italian wines, from the numerous wine regions to how these unique wines are cultivated
• A primer on how to see, smell, and taste wine
• A tasting of 8 wine varietals from around Italy, including Pinot Grigio, Sangiovese, Nebbiolo, and Nero d’Avola
• A chance to mingle with other adventurers who enjoy wine as much as you do

Amy has traveled the world studying different styles of wine, and is ready to answer any and all questions about this storied refreshment!

Click here to see pictures from one of our last wine tastings!

See you there!

About Amy

Amy Karasavas received her sommelier certification from the Sommelier Society of America. She recently passed the Introductory Course with the Court of Master Sommeliers and is continuing her sommelier studies with the Wine & Spirit Education Trust. She has traveled some of the world’s most famous wine regions, including Napa and Sonoma, Burgundy, Bordeaux, the Loire Valley, Portugal’s Duoro Valley, Chile's Maipo Valley, and Tuscany. She also works at Blanc & Rouge Wine and Spirits.

You can find her on Instagram @thatpourwoman.

* Must be 21 or older. ID will be checked at door.
** Ticket price is for educational demonstration with complimentary beverage tastings.
*** While snacks will be provided, we recommend eating beforehand

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