Wine & Cheese: The Basics of Pairing

Monday, April 15 6:30 PM – Click here for tickets!

There’s nothing more wonderful than wine. Well, maybe cheese. Okay, maybe wine and cheese together. In this interactive tasting experience, we’ll savor six unique and perfectly paired wines and cheeses from all over the world. You’ll build a vocabulary to describe wine and cheeses and compare methods of production. You’ll also walk away with pairing techniques, knowing how to pick favorites for every budget.

Classes are 2 hours long, including a Q&A session with Astor Center Instructor Christine Clark.

What you can expect:

1 Welcome glass of sparkling wine
6 Tasting pours of wine
6 Cheeses to highlight specific characteristics in each wine
A 20% discount on all wines tasted to use in-store after class

What you will learn:

+ How wine and cheese are made and how production methods create different flavors and styles
+ The geography and traditions associated with various wines and cheeses
+ How pairings can change your perception of a wine or cheese’s flavor
+ The proper way to taste wine and cheese and pair complementary flavors
+ How to find and take home wines and cheeses you know you’ll love

Level: Beginner
Style: Guided Tasting
Food Served: Guided Tasting Plate
Good for: Wine & cheese tasting NYC, Wine tasting with food, NYC wine event

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What people are saying about Astor Center:

“Great night, great experience—Astor Center is a wonderful place to take your wine knowledge to another level.”