900 SE Baker St
McMinnville, OR, 97128
This workshop will cover basic wine knowledge for the beginning wine drinker, to include how it is grown and made, overview of wine regions, major wine varieties and key wine terminology. Workshop will include a tasting of 8 wines in a relaxed, non-intimidating environment.
Workshopss are limited to 25 participants each and include tasting of eight wines in a relaxed non-intimidating environment. The fee is $125 per workshop. These workshops, sponsored by Linfield’s Division of Continuing Education, are the first in a series of fun and informative experiences that will be offered by Linfield on an ongoing basis.
Ellen Brittan, Linfield’s new director of wine education, will lead the workshop, along with other industry experts. Brittan, owner of Brittan Vineyards near McMinnville, has extensive experience in the wine industry and currently serves on the board of the International Pinot Noir Celebration, and is chair of the Oregon Wine Board and president of the Oregon Winegrowers Association.