Raise Your Wine IQ – New!

Raise Your Wine IQ – Spanish Wines from Navarra & Rioja Edition – New!
1 session • 1.5 hours

Spain, the most widely planted wine producing region in the world with a total of 2.9 million acres, is the third largest producer, after Italy and France. The country features an abundance of native grapes with over 400 varietals planted throughout its many diverse wine regions. We will be tasting wines of Northern Spain, predominantly the Rioja and Navarra regions in the foothills of the Pyrenees, the land of Hemingway and the avant garde architecture of Frank Gehry. Come on a tasting tour with us through the modern wine facilities sharing the land with centuries-old castles and chapels. This beautiful country has been producing wine for over 5,000 years. Today it is one of the great bargains of the wine world waiting for you to discover. Please Note: You must be 21 to register and attend this program.

Instructor: Jacqueline Rogers
Jackie Rogers grew up in the heart of Long Island Wine Country, where she enjoyed a second career as Executive Assistant of the Long Island Wine Council. A life member of the American Wine Society, Jackie served as Program Chair of two national conferences. Jackie has given presentations on wine at libraries, organizations, and national conferences throughout the northeast. Her continued wine education includes the Certified Specialist of Wine Certification from the Society of Wine Educators; and becoming 1 of the only 75 worldwide Doppel Members of the Century Wine Club.

Raise Your Wine IQ – Spanish Wines from Navarra and Rioja Edition – New!
ILR889 • 5-Digit Number: 19389
Wednesday • 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. • 4/29
Location: Spin the Bottle • 9 W Patrick St, Frederick
Fee: $25