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Cognac vs. Armagnac: Smackdown Rebooted

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East Village, Manhattan
23 E 4th St 2nd Fl
At Lafayette St
New York, New York 10003
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 21 and older
Average Class Size: 30
Teacher: Robin Robinson

What you'll learn in this wine tasting class:

Step up your spirits game as we dig into some of France’s most unique offerings: Cognac and Armagnac. From its monastic origins to its present-day resurgence, we’ll cover all you need to know about these French brandies—including how they stack up against each other.

Classes are 2 hours long, including a Q&A session with Astor Center Instructor Robin Robinson.

What you can expect:
  • 1 Welcome drink
  • 3 Tasting pours of Cognac
  • 3 Tasting pours of Armagnac
  • Palate-cleansing bread & cheese
What you will learn:
  • The differences between Cognac and Armagnac
  • The history, geography, and flavor profiles of each spirit
  • How to taste and describe spirits
  • What to look for in excellent Cognac and Armagnac
  • The materials and production methods for these brandies
Level: Beginner to Intermediate
Style: Lecture + Tasting
Food Served: Bread & Cheese
Good for: Fun with Friends, Date Night, Spirits Enthusiasts

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Class reservations can be exchanged up to 72 hours prior to the date of the class for another class of equal or lesser value. Classes may also be transferred to another attendee by emailing [email protected] 24 hours before the start of the class.

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Astor Center is an educational hub housed directly above Astor Wines & Spirits. The launch of Astor Center came in 2006, when Astor Wines & Spirits moved from its original location at Astor Place, where it had been for 50 years, to its new home in the historic De Vinne Press Building on Lafayette...

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