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. Wines from this tiny region which are produced from the Gamay Noir grape can be young and juicy “nouveau” style to a more serious Cru that drinks like a red Burgundy. In this section, we’ll discover the distinct personality, terrior, climate, soil and altitude of the 10 Crus by tasting six wines from Beaujolais. We’ll also discuss its Roman and historical influences and differences between the North and South.
Mana Contemporary: 5th Floor Gallery
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.