Wine- or Culinary-Education Workshop for One, Two, or Four at Gordon's Fine Wines & Liquors (Up to 78% Off)


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Sommeliers recommend that you swirl a glass of wine and inhale its bouquet before throwing it in the face of your enemy. Enjoy pleasures that are worth the wait with this Groupon.

Choose from Three Options

  • $15 for a wine- or culinary-education workshop for one (up to a $45 value)
  • $25 for a wine- or culinary-education workshop for two (up to a $90 value)
  • $40 for a wine- or culinary-education workshop for four (up to a $180 value)

Wine classes host guest sommeliers who expound on a particular wine region such as France's Loire Valley or Provence, or how to discern flavors in local varietals. Students can also take part in beer and spirits classes such as the Scotch Series, a themed discourse on production regions from the Lowlands to Speyside, or learn about bourbon-based cocktails in a bourbon-centric class. In culinary classes, on the other hand, students learn skills such as how to make fresh mozzarella, cook a romantic dinner for two, or craft apple-based dishes paired with autumn beers and wines. Each class can host up to 35 students, and students can also keep up with future events

Gordon's Fine Wines & Liquors

On any given night at Gordon's Fine Wines & Liquors, guests might hear staff instructors share their favorite French wines or introduce a Speyside scotch. They might also see guest sommeliers, local brewers, or winemakers discuss the production regions and flavors of their most cherished varietals. For more than 75 years, Gordon’s has been a beacon for such talented flavor enthusiasts, recruiting a team of specialized instructors that has earned the alcohol emporium the title of Massachusetts Beverage Business 2012 Retailer of the Year. These professionals have never tired of spinning out lessons—touching on wine education, beer and spirits, cooking, and wine-and-food pairings, which immerses visitors in how to successfully marry cheeses and wines without their parents getting all bent out of shape.

Yet apart from the knowledge spread therein and the discussions bubbling with poignant enthusiasm behind the shelves, Gordon’s also serves as a supplier. Its shelves abound with hundreds of wines—including kosher wines—from every continent except Antarctica, more than 500 types of craft beer, and 300 single-malt scotches.


What sets Gordon's apart from other liquor stores is its knowledgeable and friendly staff, as well as the tastings and classes they offer several times a week.

Michelle S., 6/9/10

Tips from Groupon Customers

  • “The classes often give a discount on the alcohol you tasted that night, which is a GREAT deal!”

  • “Great fun.....excellent idea for a night out,”

  • “We were very impressed that Gordon's actually had an authentic Master Taster give this class given that there only 10 in the US. He was so interesting and well...”

    “We were very impressed that Gordon's actually had an authentic Master Taster give this class given that there only 10 in the US. He was so interesting and well informed. A tip would be to wait until your class to buy any new spirits as they kindly offer a generous discount at the end of the class. ”

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    894 Main St

    Waltham, Massachusetts 02451

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In a Nutshell

Instructors, guest sommeliers, and local producers teach students about wine production, food pairings, or bourbon-based cocktails

The Fine Print

Expires 120 days after purchase. Limit 1 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required, subject to availability. Not valid for alcohol. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Must be 21 or older. Not valid toward private events, alcohol purchase, or SomSmack events. Valid only for culinary and wine education courses. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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Wine- or culinary-education workshop for one person
$45 list price - 67% off - Save $30
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Wine- or culinary-education workshop for two people
$90 list price - 72% off - Save $65
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Wine- or culinary-education workshop for four people
$180 list price - 78% off - Save $140
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