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The Texas Wine School is a fun, laid-back atmosphere to learn about wine from introductory to certification level, where the emphasis is always on the wine and not on the speaker.

Mark the dates for these Texas Wine School classes in the Houston area during November!

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WSET Level 1 Evening Classes

The Level 1, WSET wine education class is for those preparing for or starting their first job in wine and for wine consumers looking for challenging wine classes and wanting to know more about the main grape varieties as well as food and wine matching. It may also be used for students on a course of wine classes leading to food and drink service NVQs at Level 1 and 2 or other hospitality-related qualifications. The Foundation wine education class will introduce them, at a very basic level, to the main styles of wine available, wine storage and service and the matching of food and wine.

Event: This course at The Texas Wine School meets three times for three hours each.
Date: Mondays, November 4, 11, & 18, 2013
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Location: 2437 Bartlett Street (Above French Country Wines) Houston, TX 77098
Contact: 713-882-8773 or e-mail jamesking@thetexaswineschool.com
Cost: $240 per person
Tickets: Register here.


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Introduction to Wine: Wine Foundation Course

 

Event: This course at The Texas Wine School meets three times for three hours each. It will introduce you, at a very basic level, to the main styles of wine available, wine storage and service and the matching of food and wine.
Date: Mondays, November 4, 11, & 18, 2013
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Location: 2437 Bartlett Street (Above French Country Wines) Houston, TX 77098
Contact: 713-882-8773 or e-mail jamesking@thetexaswineschool.com
Cost: $180 per person
Tickets: Register here.


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Wine Lecturer From France teaching “Introduction to France”

 

Event: If you want to learn more about the wines of France, don’t miss this lecture by Melba Allen who teaches at the prestigious Wine Science & Business at the BA program at the European International Management Institute and lectures in the MBA program in Paris.
Date: Monday, November 4, 2013
Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Location: 2437 Bartlett Street (Above French Country Wines) Houston, TX 77098
Contact: 713-882-8773 or e-mail jamesking@thetexaswineschool.com
Cost: $60 per person
Tickets: Register here.


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Wine Tasting Class: Taste Like a Pro Red Wine Edition

 

Event: This wine tasting class at The Texas Wine School will give you a chance to smell classic fruits, spices and flowers of the “classic” red varieties in a neutral base wine. Then, the class will try to “find” these same characteristics in an bottle of that particular grape variety.
Date: Tuesday, November 5, 2013
Time: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Location: 2437 Bartlett Street (Above French Country Wines) Houston, TX 77098
Contact: 713-882-8773 or e-mail jamesking@thetexaswineschool.com
Cost: $60 per person
Tickets: Register here.


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Wine Lecturer From France Teaching “Beaujolais the Beautiful”

 

Event: If you want to learn more about Beaujolais, don’t miss this guest lecture by Melba Allen who teaches at the prestigious Wine Science & Business at the BA program at the European International Management Institute and lectures in the MBA program in Paris. Beajolais is an area on the rebound. Melba will cover the region and styles but more importantly will be able to tell you about the real world experiences and stories about the region.
Date: Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Time: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Location: 2437 Bartlett Street (Above French Country Wines) Houston, TX 77098
Contact: 713-882-8773 or e-mail jamesking@thetexaswineschool.com
Cost: $60 per person
Tickets: Register here.


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Wine Tasting Class: Wines of Bordeaux

 

Event: Discover the magic that is Bordeaux in this wine tasting class. James King will teach this wine education class designed by the Bordeaux Ecole de Vin. It will cover all six styles of Bordeaux.
Date: Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Time: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Location: 2437 Bartlett Street (Above French Country Wines) Houston, TX 77098
Contact: 713-882-8773 or e-mail jamesking@thetexaswineschool.com
Cost: $60 per person
Tickets: Register here.


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Wine Tasting Class: Wine & Geology

 

Event: Does geology affect wine? Come find out at this wine tasting class with Professor Garry D. Karner, a former senior research scientist in marine geology and geophysics at Columbia University’s Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory.
Date: Thursday, November 14, 2013
Time: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Location: 2437 Bartlett Street (Above French Country Wines) Houston, TX 77098
Contact: 713-882-8773 or e-mail jamesking@thetexaswineschool.com
Cost: $60 per person
Tickets: Register here.


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Wine Tasting Class: Wines of Burgundy

 

Event: This seminar will be conducted in accordance with the BIVB (basically Burgundy growers and winemakers syndicat) Power Point Presentation of the Region of Burgundy. It will cover the rich history that is at the heart of the identity of the Burgundy region.
Date: Thursday, November 20, 2013
Time: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Location: 2437 Bartlett Street (Above French Country Wines) Houston, TX 77098
Contact: 713-882-8773 or e-mail jamesking@thetexaswineschool.com
Cost: $60 per person
Tickets: Register here.

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