West Seattle Event Calendar

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How to use this calendar: Mouse over any entry to show the “plus” sign at right; click it to expand the item for more info without leaving this page; click “read more” for the FULL listing, usually including a map, plus a chance to post a comment/question.

Oct
10
Tue
2017
3-Week Wine Tasting Primer with Sommelier Dieter Schafer @ South Seattle College
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Class: “Wine Tasting Primer – Sight, Smell, Taste” with Sommelier Dieter Schafer: 3 Tuesdays, begins October 10 through October 24, 2017; 6-9 pm @ at South Seattle College.
$120 per person, all fees included.
Preregistration required 206-934-5339 or LearnatSouth.org

Learn how to taste wine knowledgeably and accurately describe what you are tasting. In this beginner’s class, Certified Educator and Sommelier Dieter Schafer introduces you to wine types, grapes, varietals, and many wine regions, as well as the basics of reading a wine label. Gain hints for smart buying, proper storing, and aging. The course will also include a discussion of wine-and-food pairing guidelines. Tastings at each session. For details please go to winedieter.wordpress.com

Nov
14
Tue
2017
‘Holiday Wines for Any Budget’ Class with Sommelier Dieter Schafer @ South Seattle College
Nov 14 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

3-Hour Class “Holiday Wines for Any Budget” with Sommelier Dieter Schafer at South Seattle College.
Tuesday, November 14, 2017; 6-9 pm.
South Seattle College, 6000 – 16th Avenue SW, Seattle WA 98106.
$83 per person, all fees included.
Preregistration required 206-934-5339 or LearnatSouth.org .
Info southced@SeattleColleges.edu .

Let Certified Educator and Sommelier Dieter Schafer guide you to becoming an expert in serving the right wines with holiday dinners, at casual parties, or at your own wine tasting events. Learn by tasting six wines from around the world. Class will also cover serving techniques and temperatures, as well as the proper glassware for any occasion. For details please go to winedieter.wordpress.com

Nov
21
Tue
2017
‘French Wine Update’ Class with Sommelier Dieter Schafer @ South Seattle College
Nov 21 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

3-Hour Class “French Wine Update” Class with Sommelier Dieter Schafer at South Seattle College.
Tuesday, November 21, 2017; 6-9 pm.
$83 per person, all fees included.
Preregistration required 206-934-5339 or LearnatSouth.org
Info southced@SeattleColleges.edu .

Certified Educator and Sommelier Dieter Schafer is back from his most recent “Fact-Finding Mission.” Learn what Parisian brasseries, bistros, and wine bars are currently pouring while tasting six of the many wines available locally. Loire Vallée Cabernet Franc, Southwest Malbec, and Alsace Crémant are “en vogue.” For details please go to winedieter.wordpress.com .

Nov
28
Tue
2017
‘Champagne for Any Taste and Budget’ Class with Sommelier Dieter Schafer @ South Seattle College
Nov 28 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

3-Hour Class “Champagne for Any Taste and Budget” with Sommelier Dieter Schafer at South Seattle College.
Tuesday, November 28, 2017; 6-9 pm.
South Seattle College, 6000 – 16th Avenue SW, Seattle WA 98106.
$75 per person, all fees included.
Preregistration required 206-934-5339 or LearnatSouth.org
Info southced@SeattleColleges.edu .

Taste Champagne and Crémant from France, Sparkling Wine from Washington and California, Spanish Cava, and Italian Prosecco. Champagne, the ultimate celebration bubbly which always seems to be a mystery. Learn from Champagne aficionado Dieter Schafer (a Certified Educator and Sommelier) about styles, what the label tells you, how Méthode Champenoise wines are produced, buying strategies, proper service, etiquette, and how to match these wines with food. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to try a variety of “bubblies” that are not often available for tasting. For details please go to winedieter.wordpress.com .

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