Wines of Piedmont
Ticket Price: $79
Saturday, Jul 29 3:00 PM

A mountain of world-class wines await you in Italy’s Piedmont region. We’ll explore this incredible wine destination through its famous offerings—Barolo, Barbaresco, and more—while discussing its array of indigenous grapes and styles.

What you can expect:
  • One welcome wine.
  • Six tasting pours of Piedmont wines.
  • Palate-cleansing bread and cheese.
  • Two hours of instruction—including Q&A time—with an Astor Center instructor.
What you will learn:
  • The important winemaking sub-regions within Piedmont and the diverse selections they offer.
  • Some lesser-known but equally enjoyable sub-regions of Piedmont.
  • A good grasp of Piedmont's heavy hitters like Barolo and Barbaresco.
  • The unifying and varying characteristics of wines from this region.
  • The diverse wine styles that Piedmont offers.

Level: Beginner - Beyond Basics
Style: Guided Wine Tasting Class
Food Served: Bread & Cheese
Good For: Wine Enthusiasts, Wine Curious, Italian Wine Lover, Fun with Friends, Date Night

What class-goers are saying about this instructor:
“I loved our instructor. Her enthusiasm was contagious, and there was clarity in the way she presented the material and explained elusive concepts. All this without a grain of condescension so often present in other wine specialists.”