The Basics of Taste, An Adventure In Wine

WSU wine educator and sommelier, Guy Bower, will present a casual overview of the mechanics of taste, how to recognize and describe varietal characteristics and to howto identify personal likes and dislikes. Learn about grapevines and the vineyard year as well as the basics of fermentation and wine production. You'll have the opportunity to taste an array of wines from different regions and understand winemaker techniques that impact wine enjoyment. Each class will consist of a brief introductory lecture followed by a tasting of different wines. You must be at least 21 years of age to enroll.

Instructor:
Guy Bower, Level-1 Sommelier, Host f the Good Life radio program on KNSS, Founding Chairman, Wichita Chapter of the American Institute of Wine & Food

Cancellation Policy:
We will refund 100% of your registration fee if the class you wish to take is full or if the class is canceled. A student who withdraws a minimum of 24 hours prior to the first class will receive a registration refund less 15%. Failure to attend class does not constitute withdrawal. All withdrawals must be received in writing and postmarked prior to the first class meeting. No refunds will be issued after the first class meeting.

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