ROCO presents a three-part seminar series for the everyday wine lover designed to unmask the industry’s most fascinating aspects, and provide a deeper understanding of wine. And we’ll have some fun at the same time!
WHAT: The Summer Somm Series with Sommelier Elyse Lovenworth
WHEN: June 4th, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
July 2nd, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
August 6th, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
WHERE: ROCO Winery
13260 NE Red Hills Rd
Newberg, OR 97132
COST: $30 per person
CONTACT: Elyse Lovenworth
June 4th, 2015
Glassware Seminar – “A game of you decide”: Does the shape of the glass affect the flavor of the wine? Decide for yourself during our glassware seminar, where we will examine the science behind three different types of stemware, each designed to enhance different characteristics of wine.
July 2nd, 2015
Barrel Seminar – This seminar will take an in-depth look into the world of French Oak Barrels; from forest auctions, to cooperages around the world, to the winery cellar, and finally to your glass. Understand the history and influence that French Oak has on Pinot Noir.
August 6th, 2015
Deductive Tasting Method – Drink like a pro! Ever wondered what Sommeliers are looking for when they stare at a glass of wine? Or why they swirl and sniff intently over and over again? Explore all the steps of wine evaluation and blind tasting, just like the professionals!