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The Waterfront Inn, Lake Sumter Landing
1105 Lake Shore Dr.
The Villages, Florida 32162
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Cost: $65

Wine 101 Class 

Come enjoy an afternoon of wine tasting and education on Thursday, December 2nd, at our Introductory Wine 101 Class. The class features a presentation of wine basics, interactive tastings of 6 different wine varietals along with a meat and cheese platter to enjoy during the class. Participants will also receive class handouts and tasting guides to take home with them. Sip, mingle, and learn in a relaxed and fun atmosphere! 

Wine 101 Topics: Discovering how to taste wine, learning about wine aromas and flavor profiles, understanding how climate and winemaking techniques impact wine flavors and exploring the differences between New World and Old World Wines, as well as many more topics. 

Wine & Food: 

  • Whites: Chenin Blanc, Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay
  • Reds: Pinot Noir, Cab Franc, Petit Sirah
  • Food: Each participant will receive their own meat and cheese platter consisting of imported and domestic meats and cheeses, mixed olives, mixed nuts, baguette crostini, and a chocolate-covered strawberry


This class is hosted by Sip Happens Wine School and will be held at The Waterfront Inn at Lake Sumter Landing. Sip Happens Wine School creates practical and unpretentious wine and spirit classes that cover various topics in the wine and spirits industry ranging from beginner to intermediate levels.


Date: Thursday, December 2nd

Time: 3:00-5:00 PM 

Price: $65/person (tax + tip included) 

Location: The Waterfront Inn, Lake Sumter Landing, 1105 Lake Shore Dr, The Villages, FL 32162

Cancellations/Refund Policy: 

We understand that there may be emergencies or personal issues that prevent you from attending our events so we will honor cancellations with a full refund up to 48 hours before the event. Cancellations after the 48-hour mark can be credited toward another class or be transferred to another person. Contact us so we can assist by email at siphappensschool@gmail.com or by phone at (818) 279-5689.


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