Le Tour 2015

The 102nd Bicycle Tour de France is in full swing! Join Francophile/Francophone Sommelier Dieter Schafer as your guide and tour through 12 French regions and taste wine from 12+ grape varieties. The French grape varieties are compared to the grapes grown in Washington and the wines produced here.

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Class includes “A Crush Course in Effective Wine Tasting,” lots of wine vocabulary to help you describe what you see and smell and taste, a bit of history and geography of the regions, best wine-buying strategies, wine-and-food pairing guidelines, correct serving techniques and temperature, and hints for proper storing and aging. Tasting each session.

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3 Tuesdays, July 7-28, 2015 (no class July 14), 6-9 pm.

South Seattle College, 6000 – 16th Avenue SW, Seattle WA 98106.

$103 per person, all fees included.

Preregistration required 206-934-5339 or http://www.LearnatSouth.org .

Info southced@SeattleColleges.edu . Details