Appellations, microclimates, classified growths and grand crus... the details are endless! While these may seem complicated, they will be explained in an easy-to-understand manner.
Recognize the influence the winemaker has on designing flavors to fit the market demand. Comparisons will be made between the different styles of Cabernets, Pinot Noirs, Chardonnays and Sauvignon Blancs from France, California, Germany, Spain, Italy, Australia and New Zealand.
This series is designed to quickly bring someone up to speed with techniques for using restaurant wine lists and an overall knowledge of the major wines of the world today.Request More Information >
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