Wine Classes by Aries Wines

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This just in from Tony Russo:

We are happy to announce that our Fall 2008 wine appreciation classes in association with Westchester Community College are rapidly approaching. The three classes will be: ABC’s of White Wine, ABC’s of Red Wine, and This Wine Called Port. The dates are Oct. 7, 7-9pm, Oct. 14, 7-9pm, and Oct. 23, 7-9pm respectively.

For descriptions and locaitons, click below.

They will be held at Vintage Restaurant, 171 Main St., White Plains, NY 10601. For more information, please e-mail us at towine@aol.com <mailto:towine@aol.com> , call us at 914-946-3382, or visit the WCC site at www.sunywcc.edu <http://www.sunywcc.edu/> . Hope to see you there.

Wine Appreciation
Westchester’s husband and wife team, Anthony Russo and Andrea Kish, fine wine buyers and owners of Aries Wine and Spirits in White Plains, make wine appreciation and education fun…and memorable! You must be 21 and over to register.

ABC’s of White Wine
This “Anything But Chardonnay” course will cover Chardonnay, the world’s most well known white wine, discussed and tasted in comparison with five other white wine grapes. Grape origin, wine making style, wine service, storage and pairing with foods will be covered. Appropriate cheeses will be served as palate cleansers and to demonstrate food and wine compatibilities.
1 Tues., Oct. 7, 7:00 – 9:00pm, $25 (+$15 sampling fee, payable to instructor). A Kish & T Russo. #WJ-D827

ABC’s of Red Wine
This “Anything But Cabernet” course will cover Cabernet Sauvignon, the world’s most widely grown red wine discussed and tasted in comparison with four other red wine grapes. Grape origin, wine making style, wine service, storage, and pairing with foods will be covered. Appropriate cheeses will be served as palate cleansers and to demonstrate food and wine compatibilities.
1 Tues., Oct. 14, 7:00 – 9:00pm, $25 (+$15 sampling fee, payable to instructor). A Kish & T Russo. #WJ-D915

This Wine Called Port
Explore the diverse range of sweet wines made in the Douro region of Portugal. Collectively called port, they range from white to tawny to ruby and many can be aged for decades. Among the wines we will taste, paired with sweet and savory tidbits, are a 40-year-old Tawny Port and a Vintage Port dating back to the 19080’s. Class size is limited to 20 students.
1 Tues., Oct. 28, 7:00 – 9:00pm, $25 (+$25 sampling fee, payable to instructor). A Kish & T Russo. #WJ-D283

Tony Russo

Aries Wine & Spirits
128 West Post Road White Plains, NY, 10606
Store: 914-WINEETC (946-3382)
Cell: 914-582-7021
E-mail: towine@aol.com

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