Emerald Coast Wine School: Wines of California Series
Kevin Moran's Emerald Coast Wine School is offering a series of wine courses to be held at Crush Wine Bar and V Seagrove beginning in September. Moran's mission is to instill a true understanding and heightened appreciation for wines from a region or country. Classes will be offered in course format and single session classes. The courses offer an in depth look at a topic or region over the period of 5 weeks. Single night classes on various wine topics will also be offered.
Classes are held at Crush Wine Bar in Seaside on Saturday afternoons at 2:30 and at V Seagrove in Seagrove on Wednesdays at 6:30. Classes will last approximately 90 minutes.
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The wines of California - Summer Course $140/$35 single class
Sparkling – California has its share of great sparkling wines we will look at some of its best and most successful: September 5th V Seagrove, September 8th Crush Wine Bar.
Monterey – The largest of the counties of the Central Coast, it produces some of the best values in quality chardonnay and Pinot Noir: September 12th V Seagrove, September 15th Crush Wine Bar.
Santa Barbara – Put on the map for many by the movie Sideways, which gave the Pinot Noirs the area is known for a real sales boost: September 19th V Seagrove, September 22nd Crush Wine Bar.
Sonoma – Producing great Chardonnays and Pinots in the cool areas and great Cabs and Zins in the warmer, perhaps the most diverse of all the California counties: September 26th V Seagrove, September 29th Crush Wine Bar.