ABOUT PALATE BUILDER

EVENT DESCRIPTION
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About as much fun as you can have wine tasting!  We pour 3 wines blind, tell you what they are… and what they smell like/taste like… but not which glass they are in!  You work with your team to guess the right answers… and we play WORLD TRIVA and MUSIC NAME THAT TUNE… at the same time…. This class helps develop those key tasting notes to help identify wines…. its fast, its fun… its delicious!!!  Build your palate - reinforce what you know - or learn it for the first time. Tasting wine blind, using our sensory table to discover the way things smell in wine…. and learn one taste at a time.

  • Aroma Training
  • Tasting Vocabulary
  • Old World Detection
  • New World Characteristics
  • Alcohol
  • Oak
  • Fruit
  • Place
  • Vintage Variation


Understand more and build your palate!

 
 

SAMPLE WINE LIST




 
 

 




Ken Forrester Sauvignon Blanc, Stellenbosch, South Africa 2016



Vincent Vatan Pouilly-Fume Selection Silex, Loire, France 2011



Chateau Saint-Florin Blanc, Bordeaux, France 2013



Pighin Sauvignon Blanc Friuli Grave, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy 2014



Weingut Friedrich Becker B Spatburgunder Trocken, Pfalz, Germany 2008



Elouan Pinot Noir, Oregon, USA 2015



Thibault Liger-Belair Bourgogne Rouge Les Grands Chaillots, Burgundy, France 2010



Modus Operandi Cellars Pinot Noir Bacigalupi Vineyard, Russian River Valley, USA 2014



 




Diamantakos Xinomavro, Naousa, Greece 2011



 




Bibi Graetz Testamatta Le Cicale di Vincigliata, Chianti DOCG, Italy 2012



Bodegas Vetus 'Vetus', Toro, Spain 2011



Dane Cellars Los Chamizal Vineyard Zinfandel, Sonoma Valley, USA 2013



 




Boekenhoutskloof The Chocolate Block, Franschhoek Valley, South Africa 2015



Leeuwin Estate Prelude Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon - Merlot, Margaret River, Australia 2009



Mullan Road Cellars Red, Columbia Valley, USA 2014

 



Black Rhino Cabernet Sauvignon, Wellington, South Africa 2015



Dominio del Plata Crios de Susana Balbo Cabernet Sauvignon, Mendoza, Argentina 2015

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