Perfect for both social and corporate occasions, our wine tasting parties can take your guests on a tour of France, Italy, Napa or beyond. Kick off your private cooking event with a half hour wine tasting exploring the region of your event menu's featured cuisine, or choose a 90 minute event with our sommelier that fully focuses on wine and all of its glorious attributes.
How to Taste Wine: Explore the sight, smell and taste of wine. Understand how wine is made, the major styles of wine and how to taste wine just like a pro!
Napa vs. Sonoma Showdown: Taste wines from these neighboring regions and understand the
characteristics that make wine different.
Old World vs New World: The debate between the traditional wine-growing of Europe and the
modern methods of the rest of the world is a lively one.
A Tour of Sparkling Wines & Champagne: Pop the cork on different types of sparkling wine as
you learn the characteristics and nuances of each.
Start your private event with a half hour wine tasting with our sommelier exploring the region of your event menu's featured cuisine.
Stir things up for your guests with a hands-on cocktail making party. These events will give your friends or colleagues the confidence to tackle making drinks at home.
Tour of American Whiskey: Belle's Julep and Old Fashioned Cocktails
The Surprising World of Tequila: Tequila Arette's Margarita and Last Stand Cocktails
Gin, the Best Clear Spirit: Classic Martini and French 75 Cocktails
Kick off your private event with a half hour signature cocktail lesson with our spirits expert that will give your guests the confidence to make drinks at home. Choose one spirit: vodka, gin, whiskey, rum, tequila and two cocktail recipes will be instructed.
In addition to in-person wine and cocktail parties, we also host these events virtually. Gather a group together over wine or spirits from wherever you all may be and have a fun, educational event featuring your favorite beverages.
"We’ve taken a few classes with Mary Ross and can not send enough praise. She is knowledgeable, engaging and so much fun to taste new wines with. This has been such a fun event to look forward to. We feel like we’ve learned so much from her already. Thank you, Mary!"- Erica Hubbard