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Introduction to Wine Basics

at Capital Wine School - Friendship Heights
5207 Wisconsin Ave Ste #7, 3rd Fl, Washington, District of Columbia 20015

This introductory class is designed for those wanting to develop a good foundation of wine knowledge and an understanding of how to taste wine. You will learn about: Main styles of wine The most important wine grapes Key wine producing countries and regions How grapes are grown and wine is produced How to taste wine like a pro What to look...

$75

Friday Feb 2nd, 6:30pm

Certified Specialist of Wine (CSW) Exam Prep Course

at Capital Wine School - Friendship Heights
5207 Wisconsin Ave Ste #7, 3rd Fl, Washington, District of Columbia 20015

In this course was developed by the Society of Wine Educators (SWE) in conjunction with prominent members of the wine industry.  The CSW has become one of the most important trade credentials in the wine industry today.  Companies such as Banfi, E & J Gallo, Kobrand, Trincero Winery, and many national distributors are major supporters....

$795

4 sessions

Saturday Feb 3rd, 9am

Essential Blind Tasting Skills

at Capital Wine School - Friendship Heights
5207 Wisconsin Ave Ste #7, 3rd Fl, Washington, District of Columbia 20015

Blind tasting wine is more than a parlor trick, or a way to impress your friends, it is the most effective way to develop your tastings skills. Learn to identify grapes and regions by color, acidity, residual sugar, tannin, alcohol, winemaking techniques, flavor, and aroma. These skills will help you improve your ability to assess, judge, describe,...

$95

Friday Feb 9th, 6:30pm

Italy’s Super Tuscans

at Capital Wine School - Friendship Heights
5207 Wisconsin Ave Ste #7, 3rd Fl, Washington, District of Columbia 20015

mong Italy’s greatest wines are Barolo/Barbaresco, Brunello di Montalcino, Amarone di Valpolicella, and the Super Tuscans.  But what exactly are Super Tuscan wines? Join Jay Youmans MW for a tasting and discussion of the wines that created the category. We will taste Sasicaia, Ornellia, Tignanello, Promis and more.

$125
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Survey of Champagne’s Many Facets

at Capital Wine School - Friendship Heights
5207 Wisconsin Ave Ste #7, 3rd Fl, Washington, District of Columbia 20015

Everybody knows that France’s Champagne region produces the world’s greatest sparkling wines, but only a fortunate few have enjoyed the opportunity to directly compare Champagne’s different types and styles of wine in a single sitting. This tasting class will consider renditions from Grandes Marques, smaller houses, and single-side growers. We’ll...

$95
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Portugal’s Greatest Port: Vintage Port

at Capital Wine School - Friendship Heights
5207 Wisconsin Ave Ste #7, 3rd Fl, Washington, District of Columbia 20015

Jay Youmans MW will present Vintage Port from Taylor, Fonseca, Graham, Dow, Warres, Smith Woodhouse, and Quinta Vesuvio. We will taste wines from a range of older vintages, including 4 wines from the 1994 vintage.

$125
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Great Reds from France’s Northern Rhône Valley

at Capital Wine School - Friendship Heights
5207 Wisconsin Ave Ste #7, 3rd Fl, Washington, District of Columbia 20015

The Northern Rhône Valley makes the world’s finest, most intricate and best balanced renditions of Syrah from five distinct appellations. They can range from bright, fresh styles that seem almost Burgundian in their elegance to rich, robust wines that can improve for decades and stand up even to Australian Shiraz for sheer intensity and power. Drawing...

$85
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Top 12 Virginia Wines of 2017

at Capital Wine School - Friendship Heights
5207 Wisconsin Ave Ste #7, 3rd Fl, Washington, District of Columbia 20015

We will taste the top 12 wines from the 2017 Virginia Governor’s Cup Wine Competition.

$75
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French Wine Scholar Certification Program

at Capital Wine School - Friendship Heights
5207 Wisconsin Ave Ste #7, 3rd Fl, Washington, District of Columbia 20015

The French Wine Scholar Certification program provides current, accurate and in-depth information on the wines and wine regions of France. Developed and administrated by the Wine Scholar Guild with the support of the French Ministry of Agriculture, this specialization program is designed for advanced students of wine, whether professionals...

$899

11 sessions

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The Aussies Strike Back with Michael Franz

at Capital Wine School - Friendship Heights
5207 Wisconsin Ave Ste #7, 3rd Fl, Washington, District of Columbia 20015

Prior to the past decade, Australia had steadily built a reputation as the world’s single most dynamic and innovative wine producing country.  But in a tragic twist of fate, the mass market success of Yellow Tail saddled the entire industry with a reputation for being cheap, undermining worldwide demand for its boutique bottlings.  This...

$85
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World Tour: Pinot Noir with Michael Franz

at Capital Wine School - Friendship Heights
5207 Wisconsin Ave Ste #7, 3rd Fl, Washington, District of Columbia 20015

Pinot Noir is arguably the world’s greatest red grape variety, and one of its primary virtues is its ability to convey aromas and flavors that are specific to the particular places in which it is grown.  This class will explore Pinot’s remarkable range both within its great homeland in Burgundy and also beyond France in Oregon, California,...

$85
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Michael Franz's Top Wines of 2016

at Capital Wine School - Friendship Heights
5207 Wisconsin Ave Ste #7, 3rd Fl, Washington, District of Columbia 20015

Based on tastings of 9,000 wines and trips racking up 70,000 air miles during 2016, Michael Franz will present his top picks from the past year. A few of the dozen wines shown will be ultra high-value choices, but the majority will be superstar selections from regions such as Champagne, Barolo, France’s Rhône Valley, Stellenbosch, New Zealand,...

$85
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