Our new Wine Appreciation Class is designated for people of all levels of wine knowledge with the objectives of improving their knowledge in how to best enjoy wine and having fun. The class is conducted monthly from 10:00am to 12:30pm at the winery on the third Saturday of each month for $45/person (VIP $20, Connoisseur $40). Attendees will also receive a certificate good for 10% off lunch in the Pinnacle that day. We do also offer an additional lunch menu options for $35 per person for a total of $80 for class/lunch. For those individuals who are intimidated by wine and wine-speak, you will find this class entertaining and enlightening. Shane Sevier, who is one of our tour directors and is also an assistant winemaker, gives the class in a fun manner. Individuals interested in attending the first class on April 19th should register by contacting the winery at 951-676-8231 x106. Class sizes are limited so all reservations must be made in advance.
This class is designed by all ages and all levels of wine knowledge. Individuals can expect to learn about wine tasting, wine production, wine & food pairing, and wine quality determination. The class curriculum is as follows:
• Regional Qualities of Temecula Valley wines
• Why the grape growing process is important
• How to Properly Taste Wine Using All Your Senses
• Pairing Wine & Food Properly
• Sampling and Comparing Wine Through the Aging Process
Falkner Winery is a premier winery in the Temecula Valley Wine Country. Since opening in July 2000, the winery has gained distinction for its high quality, award winning wines, wine tasting classes, tours, private venues such as parties and weddings, and on their award winning Pinnacle Restaurant. The tasting room is open daily from 10am to 5pm with tours available on weekends and by appointment. The Pinnacle offers lunches daily from 11:30am to 3:30pm. They are located 5 miles east of I-15 off the Rancho California Road exit then left onto Calle Contento. Visit their web site for more information at www.falknerwinery.com.