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Class 1: Tasting Preparation


Welcome to your ABCs of Wine Tasting course! This is a great place to learn the basics. But don't be fooled! Although the ABCs is designed for beginners, there's a lot of information in here. Take your time as you read the materials.

One student reported, "I've been collecting wine for years, but I wanted to see what the course was like so I decided to do it with friends who are just starting to learn about wine. They learned a lot. I was reminded of wine concepts that I had forgotten... and I learned a few new things. Plus, we all had fun."

From grapes to glass, Class 1 provides the tools you need to properly evaluate...

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