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Comparative Tasting Of Chenin Blanc With Jay Youmans MW

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    Fri, May 31, 2024 (6:30 PM - 8:00 PM)

Capital Wine School
5207 Wisconsin Ave NW, Ste. 7
Washington, DC 20015
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Cost: $115.00

In anticipation of International Chenin Blanc day on June 10, we will host a tasting of Chenin Blanc from around the world. From the renowned vineyards of the Loire Valley in France to emerging regions in the New World, experience the diversity of terroir, winemaking techniques, and stylistic interpretations.

Comparative Tasting of Chenin Blanc from around the World – Jay Youmans MW

1)NV Domaine La Taille Aux Loups Triple Zero Sparkling Montlouis – Loire Valley, France

2) 2022 Pascal Janvier Sarl Jasnieres – Loire Valley, France

3) 2022 David & Nadia Chenin Blanc – Swartland, South Africa

4) 2021 Beaumont Family Chenin Blanc ‘Hope Marguerite’ Overberg, South Africa

5) 2022 L’Ecole No. 41 ‘Old Vines’ Chenin Blanc – Yakima Valley, Washington

6) 2021 Milton Te Arai Chenin Blanc – Gisborne, New Zealand

7) 2022 JP Blot Domaine de la Taille Aux Loups Montlouis Sur Louis ‘Clos de Mosny’ Monopole – Loire Valley, France

8) 2018 Domaine Baumard Savennieres – Loire Valley, France

9) 2022 Lang & Reed Chenin Blanc – Napa Valley, California

10) 2019 Thierry Germain Domaine des Roches Neuves ‘Clos Romans’ Saumur Blanc – Loire Valley, France

11) 2022 Francois Chidaine ‘Clos du Breuil’ Montlouis Sur Loire – Loire Valley, France

12) 1997 Moulin Touchais Coteaux du Layon – Loire Valley, France

Participants my choose to attend in person at the Capital Wine School or online via Zoom. Online participants may pick their samples up at the Capital Wine School between 12pm – 5pm on May 30, or may request shipping for an additional fee.

Important: Any requests for shipping must be received at least 7 days prior to class, and all registrations for virtual attendance must be received by close of business the Monday prior to the class.

Additional information regarding curbside pickups will be emailed a day or two prior to class. 


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