Tuesday, May 21, 2013

The World Cup of Pinot Noir

The World Cup Trophy
In the wine cellar as on the soccer pitch, there are different styles. On Thursday, June 6 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm, Wine Director John Toigo will lead a tasting of pinot noir from France, Italy and the United States, as well as a newcomer from New Zealand.

Thursday, June 6, 2013
"The World Cup of Pinot Noir"
  • Ca’ del Bosco, “Pinero”, Sebino, Lombardy, Italy 2007
  • Frédéric Magnien, “Herbuottes”, Morey-Saint-Denis, Burgundy, France 2007
  • Clouds Rest, “Limited Release”, Sonoma Coast, CA 2007
  • Loimer, “Dechant”, Kamptal, Austria 2007
  • Bodega Chacra, “Barda”, Mendoza, Argentina  2010
  • Spy Valley, “Envoy”, Marlborough, New Zealand 2007
And don't miss the Final Class in the series for this season!

Thursday, July 11, 2013
“Maria’s Favorite Wines of Spain”
The Spanish wines we love to drink.
  • Lopez de Heredia, “Viña Tondonia”, Tempranillo, Reserva, Rioja 2001
  • Lopez de Heredia, “Viña Tondonia”, Tempranillo, Grand  Reserva, Rioja  1994
  • Jean Leon, “Vinya La Scala”, Cabernet Sauvignon, Grand Reserva, Penedes 2001
  • Jean Leon, “Vinya La Scala”, Cabernet Sauvignon, Grand Reserva, Penedes 1994
  • Los Astrales, “Astrales”, Tempranillo, Ribera Del Duero, 2009
  • Anima Negra, “AN”, Callet/Mantonegre/Fogoneu, Mallorca, Spain 2010
Price is $85 per person per class and includes snacks and a class packet featuring wine specifications, tasting notes, and more.

Payment must be made at the time of reservation. Email jessica@fioladc.com for credit card authorization form.

Class Cancellation Policy
Cancellations with a full refund are accepted up to 72 hours prior to tasting date. No refunds will be granted for cancellations after this point. If we must cancel or reschedule the class for any reason, your registration fee will be refunded or you may elect to transfer your balance to a future class.

There are no prerequisites for our classes. Our goal is to build our customer’s confidence in selecting wines and increase their enjoyment of wines.