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Studio Regionale—Educational Wine Tastings
Two formats, all led by an IWM sommelier:

• “A Taste of” offers a casual tasting experience, providing a general regional or topical overview in a walk-around, relaxed context. Participants receive a complimentary selection of Italian regional cheeses and house-cured meats along with a tasting booklet featuring IWM’s proprietary notes.

• “A Study of” program takes on a more formal and sophisticated approach, addressing the history and philosophy of the wines considered. This “sit-down”caters to those looking to refine their wine knowledge and tasting ability. Participants receive a complimentary sampling of Italian regional foods prepared by IWM chefs and a tasting booklet featuring IWM’s proprietary notes.
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Holiday Wine & Cheese Pairing
Holiday Wine & Cheese Pairing
Regular Price $100.00
Price Including Tax $108.86 Event Fully Booked

Saturday, December 20, 2014, 1-3pm
A Sit-Down Tasting

Like love and marriage or Lennon and McCartney, some things just go together perfectly. Wine and cheese is one of those ineffable couples Join us as we celebrate one of the most natural pairings in the wine-and-food world with eight wonderful global wines and eight beautiful Italian cheeses. IWM's wine educators will pour great wines from around the globe, bottles like Billecart-Salmon Champagne, Raffaele Palma Puntacroce, Cupano Brunello, Begali Amarone, Latour Giraud Puligny-Montrachet, and more--all while pairing each wine with an exceptional, perfectly complementary cheese. Even more exciting, we'll be joined by Bob Marcelli from Marcelli Formaggi in Abbruzzo, Italy, who will tell the story behind such great cheeses as Pecorino Gregoriano, Caciocavallo Pezzata Rossa, and Pecorino Fiorello. Tantalize your taste buds and expand your pairing expertise at this delicious Saturday event, available only at the world's leading authority in Italian wines, IWM.
Champagne, Global Sparklers and Festive Wines
Champagne, Global Sparklers and Festive Wines
Regular Price $100.00
Price Including Tax $108.86

Saturday, December 27, 2014, 1-3pm
A Sit-Down Tasting

Let the holidays ring on with this tasting event featuring Champagne, sparkling wines from Italy and Spain, and beloved IWM favorites of Barolo, Bolgheri, Burgundy, Bordeaux and Brunello. Accompanied by regional meats and artisanal cheeses and led by Certified Wine Educator Robin Kelley O'Connor, this Saturday tasting invokes the spirit of the holidays, while treating you to some of the best wines IWM has to offer. Raise glasses of Champagne from Billecart-Salmon and André Clouet, or sparkling wines from Barone Pizzini and Raventos, and enjoy bottlings from Humbert Freres, Renzo Seghesio, Grattamacco, Col d'Oricia, Château Rieussec--and more! Indulge in delicious wine, sparkling conversation, delectable treats, and all the warmth of this singular season with us at IWM. Drink in the present, and share this event with someone you love!
Participants receive:
• As a courtesy to our guests, IWM is extending a one time special discount on select wines featured at each tasting seminar valid the day of the event.
• Tasting Booklet that includes IWM’s proprietary notes

*If registering separately from your party, please specify this in the comments section during the checkout process so we can do our best to seat your party together.

Billing Note: During order checkout, please select 'Pick Up @ IWM' as your shipping method. Your order acts as a reservation, meaning no items will be shipped; however, NYC tax rates are applied.

Cancellation Policy: Due to the fact that most of our tastings have a wait list, cancellations with a full refund are accepted up to 48 hours prior to tasting date. No refunds will be granted for cancellations after this point. Walk-ins are welcome, however priority will be given to those holding a confirmed reservation.