Wines of Spain: Classics Revisited
Ticket Price: $79
Monday, Feb 26 6:30 PM

Join Andy Fisher, president of Astor Wines & Spirits and Astor Center, on a tasting tour of Spain’s most important wine regions. Rias Baixas, Rioja, and Priorat are some of the areas we’ll cover as we focus on the premier offerings of Spain. Taste how Spanish wine has evolved and discover how winemakers are converting classic expressions into sublime contemporary wines.

What you can expect:
  • 1 welcome wine.
  • At least 6 pours of Spanish wine.
  • A tasting plate of 6 Spanish-inspired pairings.
  • Palate-cleansing bread.
  • 2 hours of instruction, including Q&A time with an Astor Center instructor.
What you will learn:
  • Various wine styles from all over Spain.
  • Insight into the winemakers and vineyards behind each wine.
  • A closer look at some of the best winemaking regions of Spain.
  • Wine characteristics that express Spanish terroir.
  • Artisanal practices and interpretations in Spanish wine.

Level: Beginner - Beyond Basics
Style: Guided Tasting
Food Served: Tasting Plate
Good For: Wine Enthusiasts, Wine Curious, Spanish Wine Lover, Food Pairing Education

What people are saying about this instructor:
“Mr. Fisher was friendly, informed, passionate, and took appropriate and interesting risks to introduce the class to the experience of wines in Spain. It was not simply a wine tasting and I appreciate that.”