Tag Archives: Wine Education

Drinking Moscatel in Spain – Sweet Wine review and tasting

In this video, I am in Spain for a vacation and try some of the local produce Moscatel (more commonly known as Muscat of Alexandria) is a white wine grape that is a member of the Muscat family of Vitis vinifera. It is considered an “ancient vine”, and wine experts believe it is one of the oldest genetically unmodified vines …

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Wine For Normal People: Wine Country Travel Tips

Are your planning a trip to wine country? If so you can’t miss these tips from Elizabeth Schneider, Certified Sommelier and chief Normal Wine Person of Wine For Normal People. She covers 5 tips that will make your trip amazing, easy, and fun. For more to learn about wine from an expert without the attitude and connect with Wine For …

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COMING SOON: 2018 Luxury Wine Anniversary Celebration & Scholarship Auction!

You won’t want to miss this year’s Luxury Wine Anniversary Celebration & Scholarship Auction! The festivities will include some serious “Somm Smackdowns”. Enjoy a Limited Seating Multi-Course Tasting Lunch & Perfect Pairings Competition, then meander through our Luxury Wine Tasting Bazaar complete with some hilarious Somm Service Olympics and Live Scholarship Auction full of unique experiences you won’t find anywhere …

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WELCOME: Italian Wine Scholar ™ Unit 1 Online | 14-week Instructor-Led Format

On Wednesday February 27th, we hosted the welcome webinar for students enrolled in the Italian Wine Scholar Unit 1 program in its new 14-week, instructor-led online format. This welcome webinar is a great sneak peek into the program. If you’ve been thinking about registering for the program, watch the recording of our welcome webinar. Learn about the Italian Wine Scholar …

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College Wine Program 1.mp4

Join us for an inside look at Niagara College’s Winery and Viticulture Technician program — the only program in Canada to give students a hands-on education in the fields of winemaking and grape growing. In part one, Michael talkswith program co-ordinator and visitsstudents hard at work in the vineyard. source

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Host a Wine Tasting in 5 Easy Steps

It is easier than you think to host a wine party. I’m Dini Rao, I’ve been hosting wine tastings for the past 20 years and I’m sharing all my best tips so you can host like a pro. I hope you will host more often and spend more time connecting with friends.I’ve hosted wine tastings for British royalty while at …

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Optimizing Flavors and Aromas A Case Study of Riesling

Do you prefer Rieslings that are floral or fruity? Or do you appreciate an Old World style of Riesling with a petrol character? Regardless of your preference, the characteristics of the wines you enjoy come from the vineyard. Climate, site, and vineyard management practices directly impact the production of specific flavors and aromas in wine grapes. In this webinar you …

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InTheCellar – Yecla – Wines of Spain

Spain has been crafting fine wines for centuries, visit Yecla in the Southern Highlands of Murcia for 10 minutes of education and fun tasting the wines of Bodegas La Purisima with Managing Director of Marquee Selections, Christopher Cribb and Bonnie Rabicoff – Host & Food Expert of In the Kitchen With Bonnie! In our third episode of In the Cellar, …

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How to Pick Wine: Avoid Wine Hangovers

Ever wonder about some of the reasons behind your morning after wine headache? Laurie Forster, The Wine Coach discusses alcohol levels, sulfites and more with Dr Oz as part of his Food Truth Series. You’ll learn: 1. About the Alcohol % listed on the bottle. 2. What sulfites are and how to avoid them. 3. Why your headache may not …

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Wine Speaker: StandUp Sommelier

Laurie combines wine education with stand up comedy, improv and games to create a killer show where wine meets punchline. Looking for a laid back and hilarious take on wine tasting? TV personality, award-winning sommelier and comedian, Laurie Forster, The Standup Sommelier™ delivers an off-beat hilarious show where wine meets punch line. In her show, Forster peels back the labels …

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