French Wine 101 Bootcamp with Bryan Lamorena

Jun 6th

frame (academy)
French Wine 101 Bootcamp
Wine Director and Sommelier, Bryan Lamorena

With June being the month of many celebrations, it’s a bona-fide time to get together with frame’s resident wine director and sommelier Bryan Lamorena for an evening dedicated to French wines. In this two hour 101 Workshop  you’ll learn about major varietals and regions, key terms, wine law, and some bonus tips on pairing French wines with food.

We’ll be cracking open the books, well actually cracking open the bottles, to get versed on topics from the likes of: Why French wine has dominated the world wine market. Is it because they make the best wine or because they’ve had the best location? What is terroir? Who is a sommelier?

It’s an opportunity to learn, explore your interests, get in touch with your experimental side and leave with a bucketload of new-found skills allowing you to properly stock your own wine cellar for the season ahead.

June 6th
$70 per person + tax and service fee
Each workshop is limited to 20 guests

An evening of informative French wine education. 6 wine tastings and cheese and charcuterie boards for snacking.

A 5:30pm reservation for dinner before your workshop or after, at 8:30pm. At our sister spot

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Hint: Fathers Day is Sunday, June 16th (and this experience can be given as a gift!)

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