The wines in these five kits have been carefully selected to illustrate the concepts in the course – The Old World – Northern Wine Countries of Europe, in the Culinary Institute of America’s Master’s Degree Program in Wine and Beverage Management.
This course explores the histories, rise to prominence, and modern changes related to wines from the northern appellations of Europe. In depth study of the wines of France, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and Hungary is the focus of the course, and accompanying analytical tastings of the major appellations enhances the understanding of these important foreign wines. In addition, the course examines the terroirs of the major regions, delves into traditional and contemporary production methods, and analyzes the recent wine labeling changes in the European Union member countries that produce wine.
Each kit includes a selection of 6 wines (187 ml / 6.3 oz. each ) – easily enough for two people to taste. The wines have been carefully selected by a CIA wine and beverage professor to illustrate the concepts of the area of focus. There is a total of five kits shipped in two packages.
After you order, you will receive a shipment notification when your order is processed to ship. Please make sure that someone is available to sign for your package as an adult signature is always required – you can always ship to your nearest UPS store if necessary. Send us an email at somm@MTWwines.com if you have any questions.