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Wine Appreciation

Wine Appreciation

Thursday, February 28, 2013
  6–9 p.m.


Location: UCR Palm Desert, Palm Desert
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Category: Enrichment

Description: Participants gain a basic knowledge of wines including various specific grape varieties and wines from various regions of the U.S. and Europe. Students learn basic and practical sensory evaluation, terms and descriptions used in wine advertising and recommendations, and the basics of pairing foods and wines. The course also explores restaurant wine lists and evaluation of served wines. Includes tastings of wines from California, Oregon, Washington, France, Australia and Italy.


Saturday field trip to a Temecula winery. Participants must be 21 years of age to taste wines. Transportation to Temecula wineries not included. (Refund deadline: February 22)

Thurs. 6-9 p.m. & Sat. 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Feb. 28 & Mar. 7, 14, 21, 28 & 30


Enroll online or contact Student Services at (951) 827-4105 or toll-free (800) 442-4990. Refer to Section 123-CPA-A65 .


Additional Information: Wine Appreciation

Open to: General Public
Admission: Entry Charge: 185.00
Sponsor: UCR Extension

Contact Information:
Linda Coco
(951) 827-5804
sciences@ucx.ucr.edu