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You can purchase a zoom ticket for this class at $40. You are purchasing a zoom access to our class and will be considered a student in our program. We will make sure you are addressed as often as any of the students in our classroom. We allow you to share this with the others in your home.
We will then send you a link to purchase the specific tasting kit.
The wines will be sent to your address (must be signed up a minimum 7 days in advance and fully paid for delivery. )
For thousands of years, people have made and enjoyed wine. If it's been around so long, why is it so difficult to Learn About Wine? Why is it so intimidating?
At wineLA, we know how to demystify this ancient beverage. Whether you’re new to wine, or you’re someone who wants to take your wine knowledge to the next level; Wine Camp is the perfect introductory class.
We’ll give you the confidence and foundation you need to explore the world of wine.
This 2-hour wine experience is packed with information. You’ll learn how wine is made, improve your ability to describe wine, find out the best way to serve wine, and we’ll even discuss food and wine pairing. At Wine Camp you’ll explore seven outstanding wines in a fun and relaxed setting. When you’re finished, you’ll be able to enjoy wine at a higher level and make confident purchases with your new, topical insights.
Included in Wine Camp:
And of course, A guided tasting of seven great wines to help you acquire the skills you need to elevate your personal wine appreciation.
History, anecdotes, and laughs all served in generous portions!
Over 100,000 students have attended Wine Camp since we starting in 1995!
This is a list of typical wines served at Wine Camp - often the wines do adjust however… this is a sample wine list.
Dry Creek Vineyards
Sauvignon Blanc, Dry Creek Valley 2017
Domaine Paul Pernot
Bourgogne Chanrdonnay, Burgundy, France 2014
Frank Family Chardonnay
Carneros, Napa Valley 2017
Loring Wine Co., Rancho La Vina Vineyards
Pinot Noir, Sta Rita Hills 2014
Gordon Estate Merlot
Columbia Valley 2015
Clos Du Val Estate
Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley 2015
Zinfandel, Sonoma County 2015
This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.
Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.
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Ian Blackburn founded Learn About Wine in 1995 and it was the first business of its kind: a wine education and event website dedicated to the education, service, and enjoyment of wine. That year, he developed a curriculum for a class called “Wine Camp,” and started teaching it to consumers—Learn...
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Maybe you've been curious about what all the buzz is about. Perhaps you like rosé, but want to educate your palate. Or maybe you just like learning in a fun, relaxed, environment with like minded people. Well, spring has sprung and that signals the release of the new rosé vintages. This is the perfect time of year to delve into the world of rosé...
Saturday Feb 20th, 4pm - 5pm Eastern Time
Join us in unravelling the mysteries of the EU labelling scheme and compare it with wine from the rest of the world. We will look for global wine patterns touring the world in a glass. Take in the highlights of France, Italy, and Spain, plus various New World regions. The tasting of 5-7 wines will focus on New World vs Old World and examples from various...
Sunday Jan 31st, 2pm - 4pm Pacific Time
California is by far the largest wine producing state in the USA & is a global powerhouse. Credential seekers, or others seeking a deeper dive, can check out our California Wine Appellation Specialist, but everyone will enjoy Intro to California Wines! Napa, Sonoma, Paso Robles and Santa Barbara are some of the best known regions we will...
Sunday Feb 21st, 2pm - 4pm Pacific Time
The Greatest Wines of Italy Italian wine is hot in the USA & is a global powerhouse. Credential seekers can check out our Italian Wine Scholar North & Italian Wine Scholar South programs, but everyone will enjoy Intro to Italian Wines! Piedmont's Barolo & Tuscany's Brunello surely make our list but come find out our other picks....
Sunday Mar 7th, 2pm - 4pm Pacific Time
The Greatest Wines of Spain Spanish wine is hot in the USA & is a global powerhouse. Credential seekers can check out the debut of Spanish Wine Scholar in Fall 2019, but everyone will enjoy Intro to Spanish Wines! Rioja, Priorat & Ribera del Duero surely make our list, but come find out our other picks. Join us as we explore...
Sunday Mar 14th, 2pm - 4pm Pacific Time
The Greatest Wines of France French wines serve as the foundation for most people trying to understand the wines of the world. After all, the French created the first nationwide appellation system that has since become the model for the European Union. Credential seekers can check out our French Wine Scholar program, but everyone will enjoy Intro...
Sunday Feb 28th, 2pm - 4pm Pacific Time
Learn about the physiology of taste and how to evaluate acidity, tannin, residual sugar (RS) and other structural elements of wine. Start building your wine description vocabulary. Attend this fun session to gain confidence in knowing what kind of wines you like and how to describe them. Or use this as the start of your journey in preparing for entry...
Sunday Feb 7th, 2pm - 4pm Pacific Time
Can you create perfect pairings or are you paralyzed by the rules? Learn basic food pairing theories and see how different styles of wine interact with primary flavor components. Come taste many combinations and discuss the impact on your palate. Learn your preferences and those in the class and improve your confidence with new pairing knowledge! ...
Sunday Feb 14th, 2pm - 4pm Pacific Time
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