Join Advanced Sommelier Greg B. Carlstrom for this fun exploration into the greatest alternate format for beverages, the can. Does wine have to be package in a bottle to be amazing? No way! Join Advanced Sommelier Greg B. Carlstrom to explore the world of alterantly packaged wines. This session focuses on a brief wine 101 and winemaking overview and focuses on deeper exploration into canned, kegged and even boxed wines. We will taste 3 optional event-specific canned wines, speak to food and wine pairing, and be sure to answer all of your beverage related questions. All attendees will receive a shopping list of great wines in alternate formats for future wine exploration.
Open a bottle of wine that you are excited about or source some or all of the following suggested wines through our vendor partners South Lyndale Liquors in Minneapolis or Thomas Liquors in Saint Paul.
Somm Source is owned and operated by Greg B. Carlstrom. Greg is one of two Advanced Sommeliers through the Court of Master Sommeliers Americas in Minnesota, a distinction held by only 760 individuals in North and South America, and also a Certified Beer Server through the Cicerone Certification Program. Greg has 14 years of restaurant industry experience including Wine Director roles and 10 years of Restaurant Management spanning Luxury Hotels, Farm to Table concepts, and Private Country Clubs.