[embed-1] Whether you’re studying to become a certified sommelier, or just want to polish up your vino knowledge for a scintillating happy hour chat, Edmund’s Oast Exchange’s 12-week somm school will help uncork your mind. EOX certified sommelier Sarah O’Kelley leads this summer session starting Sat. June 1.
Every Saturday from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., O’Kelley will focus on a different topic, from viticulutre and vinification to popular wine regions; learn how the centuries-old terroir of France creates a varietal far different from the New World grapes of Oregon, California, and Washington. Classes are $20, and tickets are sold separately for each event. F&B folks can attend for just $10 per class — use code sommfandb when checking out online.
The full schedule is as follows:
Sat. June 1: Viticulture & Vinification
June 8: Blind Tasting
June 15: France Part I
June 22: France Part II
July 6: Italy
July 13: Spain
July 20: Portugal
July 27: Germany
Aug 3: Austria & Hungary
Aug. 17: California, Oregon, Washington
Aug. 24: Australia & New Zealand
Aug. 30: Argentina & Chile & S. Africa