An in-depth knowledge of wine can enliven humdrum dinner parties, just as an in-depth knowledge of dynamite fishing can enliven foundering job interviews. Give palates an executive education with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $40 for a wine, olive-oil, and balsamic class for two (an $80 value)
- $70 for a wine, olive-oil, and balsamic class for four (a $160 value)
During 90-minute classes, attendees sip Sand Castle Winery vintages and nibble on snacks including fine cheese from Di Bruno Bros. The class places an emphasis on wintertime entertaining, letting attendees pick up party and hosting tips as they make notes about their favorite pairings. See the Phoenixville and Warrington class schedules.
At Taste, the retail store for the storied Sand Castle Winery, rows of wooden racks display the winery's vintages alongside Di Bruno Bros. cheeses and gourmet oils and vinegars. Regular tastings and hands-on classes take place amid the store's marble countertops and vineyard-inspired artwork that is only detectable by oenophiles. During wine-pairing classes, students learn to coordinate nosh and nectar as experts present them with various combinations of wine and accenting fare, such as cheeses and fruits.