Wines of the Old Old World – A Virtual 5 Part Wine Tasting Series: CROATIA

Wines of the Old Old World - A Virtual 5 Part Wine Tasting Series: CROATIA


6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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Travel through time with WINECULT, Please The Palate, and Wine Weirdos to the “Old Old World”! This 5 part virtual wine tasting series will teach you all about wines from the countries that started it all: Croatia, Slovenia, Armenia, Georgia, and Hungary!

What do we mean by the “Old Old World”? We mean the countries where the very first wines were made! We’ll be tasting indigenous varieties (gapes that first originated from these countries) while you learn all about how wine first came to be and how far it has come.

Friday, March 19 – Croatia
White:  Pošip
Red: Plavac Mali

Friday, April 2 – Slovenia
White: Rebula
Red: Blaufränkisch (different than an Austrian Blaufränkisch)

Friday, April 16 – Armenia
White: Voskehat
Red: Areni

Friday, April 30 – Georgia
White: 50/50 blend of Rkatsiteli & Mtsvane -Actually an orange wine!
Red: Saperavi

Friday, May 14 – Hungary
White: Furmint
Dessert: Tokaji Aszú

BUY ALL 5 TASTINGSCost: $385.00  Sale price $325.00 

This bundle is the best deal as each bundle is $65, including the Hungarian tasting bundle which is normally $85 when sold alone (but is $65 in this bundle)!

BUY 1, 2, 3 or 4 TASTINGS – Cost: $75-$260 – The price of each class drops as you add more classes!

A single class is $75, two classes are $72 each, three classes are $68 each, and if you purchase all 4 classes, they are $65 each. ***Note which countries you would like to taste along with us in the “Order Notes” section in check out*** (Hungary is NOT an option in this bundle.) 

If you want to participate in all 5 classes please purchase your bundle before March 8th!

This bundle includes all wines for the entire 5 part series (10 bottles). Each country’s tasting bundle includes: 2 bottles of wine, tasting notes, a history of each variety, stories about the winemakers, and food pairings. You will receive the Zoom invite a couple days before each class.

Each live wine tasting will be held over Zoom (links sent to anyone who purchases this bundle) on the dates listed above from 6-7pm PST.