Wine & Cheese: Spain
Ticket Price: $89
Monday, Mar 9 6:30 PM

The world of Spanish wines and cheeses is wide and delicious. Join writer and Astor instructor Christine Clark for an interactive tasting experience where we’ll dive into the delicious riches that Spain has to offer. You’ll taste wines and cheeses from some of Spain’s historic regions, including a few under-the-radar spots where you’ll find extra bang for your buck. We’ll build a vocabulary to describe Spanish wine and cheeses and compare methods of production. You’ll walk away with pairing techniques, knowing how to pick favorites for every budget.

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

What you can expect:

  • 1 Welcome of Spanish wine
  • 6 Tasting pours of wines from Spain
  • 6 Spanish cheeses to highlight specific characteristics in each wine
  • A 20% discount on all wines tasted to use in-store after class

What you will learn:

  • How Spanish wine and cheese are made and how production methods vary by region, creating different flavors and styles
  • The geography and traditions associated with various Spanish wines and cheeses
  • How pairings can change your perception of a wine or cheese’s flavor, and why regional pairings often work so well
  • The proper way to taste wine and cheese and pair complementary flavors
  • How to find wines and cheeses you know you’ll love

Level: Beginner
Style: Guided Tasting
Food Served: Guided Tasting Plate
Good for: Wine classes NYC, wine events NYC 2020, Astor Place events

What people are saying about Astor Center:

“Very knowledgeable and enthusiastic instructor along with the beautiful and comfortable classroom setting. It was an extremely enjoyable evening. I am looking forward to the next tasting!”