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New Jersey Wine School: Bourgogne


Viva La France - Swirl, Sip, Taste and Learn about the liquid pleasures of Northern France taught by founder Susan Hesleitner of New Jersey Wine School (NJWS) which provides one of the best wine & spirit educational programs in the United States. They offer a range of weekly educational classes, Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) and French Wine Scholar (FWS) courses.  We will taste six Bourgogne wines and discuss the fruitful soil, renowned varietals and its remarkable climate that helps produce 100 appellations.  Go into the different soil types that affect the final wine style and its five wine regions. Learn about its rich wine history and regional grapes:  Chardonnay & Pinot Noir.

Mana Contemporary: 5th Floor Gallery
Ticketed Event/Class
Event Price - $50

About New Jersey Wine School:

Prior to opening NJWS in July 2010, Susan worked as a Retail Wine Specialist, assisting clients in the selection of their ideal wines. Susan loves meeting people who share her passion for wine and as a Wine Associate for Vino Volo restaurant at JFK Airport; she increased her client base to an international one.  Susan began her wine career ten years ago as a Tour Guide for Millbrook Winery and Vineyards in Millbrook, NY.   She holds a Diploma from the Wine & Spirit Education Trust in London, England and is also a French Wine Scholar.  Susan is a member of the Society of Wine Educators and the French Wine Society.

Earlier Event: October 13
New Jersey Wine School: Champagne
Later Event: October 21
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