The Institut Franco-Américain Tasting Club (club de dégustation), will be an informal gathering of wine lovers and professionals in the Rennes area who wish to expand their knowledge about wine, as well as their professional networks, and to practice their English. Specifically, the Tasting Club will be:
- Meetings of 2 hrs in length - Discovery of different wine styles around the world - Include 5-6 different wines - Discussion about basic wine tasting techniques and wine styles - Provide an informal networking opportunity
The Where: Institut Franco Américain, 7 quai Chateaubriand, Rennes
For who: For people interested in wine, and improving their English.
The fine print: Must be a member of the Institute Franco-Américain, (30€ annual membership fee). 15€ per tasting fee.
After three red tastings we're going back to some great whites...this time from Alsace!
Riesling, Pinot gris and Gewurztraminer, the great grapes from Alsace, come very dry to very sweet. We'll compare these grapes made in Alsace with those made in Germany, the US and other countries.