Grand Tasting Pavilion/International Beer Fest
The American Wine School presents a vast array of wines, spirits and specialty beers for sampling in the Grand Tasting Pavilion and Belgian Beer Garden! Sample your favorite beverages, then stop by the Wine Cellar to purchase your new favorite brands! New this year - International Beer Fest enables you to sample some great brews from nearly 100 stellar breweries!
Tasting Passports are $15.00 each and include:
Also Available are Tasting Passports for $25 which includes:
The American Wine School: Founded by Marianne Frantz in 2002 offers a systematic approach to understanding wine. Whether you know a little or a lot about wine, the American Wine School can help you build your wine knowledge through a wide range of consumer classes, tutored tastings and special events. For the more serious wine student, the American Wine School offers an internationally recognized program of study through its affiliation with the prestigious Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET). Guest lecturers at the school include noted wine makers, wine writers, visiting Masters of Wine and Master Sommeliers.
Marianne Frantz: Certified Wine Educator, holds a Diploma in Wine & Spirits from the Wine & Spirit Education Trust of London and has also earned the Advanced Sommelier qualification from the Court of Master Sommeliers. Marianne is currently a candidate for both Master of Wine and Master Sommelier. In addition to teaching, Marianne has produced culinary events across the U.S. and France with the world's top chefs and wine makers.