This tasting will explore the wine quality pyramid within the Rhône... first by comparing CdRV with CdRV-Named Village, then by tasting through a representative slate of Southern non-Crus... then by tasting and comparing the Southern Crus. Can your palate discern the differences between GSM blends by appellation? Explore the land via wineglass.
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Instructor Christophe Tassan
will be guide students through a stellar line-up of 12 still, sparkling and fortified wines while reviewing the key learning points in the Rhône Master-Level Program. Come prepared to sip, savor and discuss the factors that make the Rhône one of the greatest of France’s wine regions! Truly, there’s no place like Rhône!
This workshop is 2-hours long and includes 12 wines.
ABOUT THE MASTER-LEVEL PROGRAM
Rock Stars and Fabulous Appellations on the Fringe is workshop #2 in a three-part lecture and tutored tasting series for the
Rhône Master-Level. The Rhône Master-Level program is an official course of study designed for wine trade and serious students of wine. It has been created by the Wine Scholar Guild and is endorsed by Inter-Rhône. A dream team of producers and Rhône experts from all over the world is providing a unique and dynamic learning experience via web-based teaching technology coupled with three optional tasting workshops.
Other workshops in this series are also available:
Saturday, May 14th, 11:00am-1:00pm