Free Wine Classes at Park Place
Learn something new with other local wine lovers! Come join us Wednesdays from 5:30 – 6:30PM for an ongoing series of intimate educational classes led by Park Place sommeliers Lisa Schock & Chris Miller.
January 17th: The Wines of Northern Italy
Italy has over 20 wine-growing regions & over 2,000 indigenous grapes, more than any other wine growing region in the world! Tonight, we’ll focus on the wines of Northern Italy, from the famed reds of Piedmont and the Veneto to the world-class whites of Friuli and the Alto Adige. Prepare to be wowed.
January 31st: A Night in Spain
Learn about the major wine regions of Spain. This country bridges the gap between the Old and New Worlds, combining tradition and innovation with a fascinating array of grapes and styles.
February 14th: California vs France – The Gloves Are Off!
Come compare the differences between a lineup of lip-smackingly delicious, New-World & Old-World Cabs, Pinots & Chards from various regions of France & California. Determine which is your favorite style!
February 28th: The White Wines of Germany, Austria & Alsace
With Ted Satinsky of Michael Skurnik Wines
Discover the phenomenally delicious, aromatic white wines of these northern wine regions. Too often overlooked or misunderstood, these wine industry darlings are vibrant, layered, beautifully crafted and not to be missed!
March 7th: The Wines of Washington & Oregon
With Kevin Tunney of David Bowler Wines
All wine lovers need to know the wines of these two regions. The diversity of grapes, increase in talented winemakers and high quality-great value ratio, has heightened awareness to new levels. Taste some of the greatest American wines that you never knew existed.
The Wines of Southern France
Provence, the Languedoc Roussillon & South West France are some of the least known regions in France and are filled with hidden treasures. If you love to discover new wines that scream ‘terroir’, then this class is for you!
March 28th: The Wines of Australia & New Zealand
With George Galey of American Estates Wines
There are so many reasons to discover Aussie wines & their Kiwi neighbors. They’re fun, delicious, great values and represent a wide range of grape varietals. They’re finally taking their place of distinction in the wine world. Come see what all the fuss is about.
April 18th: Sauvignon Blanc from Around the World
Sauvignon Blanc is one of the most grown varietals in the world. Its identity shifts much like that of a chameleon depending on the climate, terroir and production techniques used. Strengthen your understanding of the many expressions of Sauvignon Blanc!
April 25th: Summer on the Horizon
Explore whites, reds, and rosés designed to deliver pleasure during the warmest months. This is the best of summer; bottles bristling with acid and energy, wines both delicate and bold!
Have you attended on of our wine classes? In search of wine pairings? You can comment here on our blog, on Facebook or in the store. We are excited to hear from you! We also deliver locally, to East Hampton, Wainscot, Bridgehampton, Sag Harbor, and Montauk.
—Pauline Fink, Staff