About your host, Laura
I’m one of 32 women to achieve the title Master Sommelier. I'm the owner of Corkbuzz, which has two locations in NYC and two in North Carolina. My inspiration for Corkbuzz hails from my big Italian Sunday night dinners with my grandmother, Rose. The Wall Street Journal called me the “It Girl” of the New York wine scene. Food and Wine magazine named me one of 2013’s Sommeliers of the Year.
1.5 hours total
Snacks, Drinks and Equipment
Offered in English
What we’ll do
In this private session, I'll help you identify the qualities that you like in a wine, so you'll know how to shop for your favorites with confidence. We’ll taste eight different wines with two-ounce pours. We’ll compare and contrast the wines to recognize tannin plus other factors that are involved in wine-making techniques. At the end of each session, you’ll receive a small wine profile card that…
What else you should know
Each class focuses on either white or red wines. Tuesday classes are white wine focused. Monday and Wednesday classes are red wine focused. Also please let me know of any dietary restrictions.
What I’ll provide
You'll receive eight glasses of wine with two-ounce pours, as well as customized wine packs via email.
Wine profile grids
You'll receive a tasting grid of the wines covered, and a wallet-sized wine profile for you to take home.
House made ricotta
Please let us know of any dietary restrictions when you book. Slices of bread comes with the cheese.
What to bring