Wine can function as a social lubricant and conversation starter, especially if you seal off a cocktail party and slowly fill the room with it. Uncork a good time with this Groupon.
Choose from Three Options
- $19 for an Introduction to Wine class for one (a $40 value)
- $35 for an Introduction to Wine class for two (an $80 value)
- $60 for an Introduction to Wine class for four (a $160 value)
Classes are held 7 p.m.–9 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday nights. During class, guests taste wines from around the world, learning about different varietals' origins and regional production methods as they hone their sensory perception. Light hors d'oeuvres will be served during class.
WineUp Wine Merchants
WineUp Wine Merchants' dedicated oenophile, Wayne, spreads the gospel of grape during educational courses, tours, and webisodes. Wayne throws bundles of geographical and historical wine facts at guests as they traverse the fertile grounds of Willamette Valley during daily wine tours, which include pick-up and drop-off services. Thanks to more than 70 webisodes waiting just a few mouse clicks away, enthusiasts can stay current on the latest and greatest bottled juices to arrive at Wine Up!'s front door. Classes provide an entertaining environment for guests to discover their personal wine tastes as they build a wider vino vocab, gain more knowledge of various blends, and leave with a thorough understanding of which came first, the grape or the bottle.