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An Introduction to Wine

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Obladee

1600 Barrington Street

Halifax, NS B3J 1Z6

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We are excited to offer our first Introductory Wine Course at Obladee. This is a 5-week, in-depth course designed for the beginner wine-enthusiast looking to develop their knowledge and understanding of wine basics.


Class will be held each Tuesday evening from 6-8pm beginning July 31, 2018 and ending August 28, 2018.


The course will be led by a certified, professional Sommelier and will cover wine sensory and theory fundamentals including winemaking basics, tasting techniques, core grape varieties, food pairing, and regional highlights.


In addition to lecture, you will taste a wide variety of wines with light food pairings designed and prepared with this course in mind. As well, a comprehensive course manual will be provided for you to keep.


A general outline is detailed below:


Class #1: Introduction to Wine

Introduction to Wine; The Concept of Terroir; How Wine is Made; How to Taste Wine; Choosing, Storing, and Serving Wine; Basic Economics of Wine, Food Pairing Principles


Class #2: Sparkling Wine

Defining Sparkling Wine; History of Sparkling Wine; Major Styles, Grapes and Regions; How Sparkling Wine is Made, Tasting and Evaluating Sparkling Wine, Pairing Food with Sparkling Wine


Class #3: White Wine

How White Wines are Made; Major Styles, Grapes and Regions; Tasting and Evaluating White Wine, Pairing Food with White Wine


Class #4: Red Wine

How Red Wines are Made; Major Styles, Grapes and Regions; Tasting and Evaluating Red Wine, Pairing Food with Red Wine


Class #5: Rosé, Fortified & Dessert Wine

Rosé: Defining Rosé and How It's Made; Major Styles, Grapes and Regions; Port, Sherry, Sauternes and Icewine: The History, How They're Made and When To Drink; Pairing Food with Fortified & Dessert Wine.

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Obladee

1600 Barrington Street

Halifax, NS B3J 1Z6

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