City Vino will be hosting Genevelyn Steel of Dionysus Imports on a lovely line up of Ports from Douro, Portugal. Quinta da Pacheca is one of the most prestigious and recognized properties in the Douro Demarcated Region. Come and learn about the history of region and production methods in making authentic Port wines.
Quinta da Pacheca Pink Port has an intense pink color. On the nose, very rich in fruity aromas with well-present notes of red fruits such as cherries and raspberries. In the mouth it is fresh, with a good acidity with notes of cherry, honey and grapefruit.
Quinta da Pacheca Ruby Port is a blend of several port wines with an average age of 4 to 5 years. This is a wine of intense color, full of life, with great structure and a rich palate. Its aroma are rich in very ripe red fruits like cherries, blackberries, and plums with some notes of spice. It is full bodied with a soft velvety texture.
Quinta da Pacheca Tawny Port is a blend of varietals and aging. The youngest being 3 to 4 years and the oldest is 7 to 8 years. The longer the aging the more the ruby color gives to the amber tones. Its flavor is enriched by a combination of nuts, dried fruits and the aromas of red fruits.
Valentines Day is just around the corner and what better way to celebrate than with Wine and Chocolate! Grab your girlfriends or your significant other and join a unique wine tasting experience while navigating through the ups and downs of a love story.
City Vino is partnering with the Gwyneth’s Gift Foundation. Proceeds from Registration go towards supporting Gwyneth’s Foundation mission and programs, educating the community on the importance of CPR and use of an AED.
To participate in the class, all you need is to purchase the registration ticket. To enhance your experience during the class, purchase the box of chocolates and any or all the wines. Then you can taste the wine and chocolate pairings as part of the discussion. 10% of the retail wine amount will also be donated to Gwyneth's Gift Foundation.
Menu and wines to be updated soon!