Kevin Moran Wine Class Series at Crush & V Seagrove
September 3, 2012 by SoWal Staff
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.
Kevin Moran has been buying wine professionally since 1986, has taught hundreds of wine classes and has traveled extensively. He is certified by the Society of Wine Educators and Court of Master Sommeliers.
Crush (850-468-0703) is open for lunch and dinner, 7 days a week. V Seagrove (850-468-0973) is open 7 nights a week for dinner. Why not enjoy a meal before or after class?
Sign up online at ECWS.
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.
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