About the course
Drink a variety of wines in all social situations with confidence Think about wine critically Learn to recognize the major grape varieties and wine types Build your wine vocabulary and fine-tune your palate Ideal for beginners to wine tasting, and those who want to advance their existing understanding! Do you enjoy a drop of wine? Want to learn more about it, without snobby terminology? Wine tasting and pairing is not just for experts, it’s for enjoyment. This course is a celebration from the cork to glass, opening up the vocabulary in a fun, accessible way. Professor John Boyer brings his love of wine from Virginia tech to your table. He will take you through the basics of how to smell, store, select, decant and savour wine. Learn how to appreciate food and wine pairing. Get a comprehensive guide to purchasing wine, and discover how to pour and drink with confidence. Get ready to appreciate every drop, in a new way.