Gift Guide: New York’s Best Classes For The Food & Drink Enthusiast

Looking for something a little bit different to give to the food and drink lover in your life this holiday? Buy them tickets to a class (or two) at Astor Center, one of New York City’s top education centers for food, wine, mixology and more. We’ve made it easy for you with this handy gift guide, and starting Black Friday you can use promo code THANKS10 at checkout to receive 10% off your ticket purchase. The promo code will only be active through December 6th, so start browsing!

The Wine Geek:
Italian Wine Workshop: Chianti
Beyond Barolo: Nebbiolo with Neal Rosenthal

The Wine Novice:
Speak like a Sommelier: Learning the Language of Wine
The Elements of Wine
The Elements of Saké

The Cocktail Buff:
Bitters and Beyond: Amaro, Vermouth and the Cocktail
Martinis, Manhattans and More
Bartending 201: Techniques & Tips for the Creative Process
Advanced Bar Skills

The Entertainer:
Cheese Pairing Primer: A Hands-On Workshop
Aw, Shucks: A Hands-On Oyster Primer

The Spirits Enthusiast:
Whisky Smackdown: Scotch vs. Bourbon
Whisky Smackdown: Irish vs. Japanese
Smoke Signals: Smoke, Peat and Malt
The Origins of Flavor in Scotch Whisky
Agave Smackdown: Tequila vs Mezcal

Can’t decide? Give your loved one a gift card!