Enjoy tasting good wine!
Contact Good Tastings
to set up an event for your group.
Your group (10 to 100 persons) will be treated to
a Good Tastings event that is fun, educational and
Good Tastings' knowledgeable wine experts
will guide your group through a tasting - featuring
a selection of different wines from around the world.
In each Good Tastings
event, your group will learn about
selecting wine for any type of food - from Peking Duck to rack of lamb
price and quality - not the same thing - and finding true values
wine varietals: shiraz, sauvignon blanc, pinot noir, riesling, etc.
wine makers: the finest from Europe, the Americas, Down Under, etc.
wine regions: Beaujolais, Otago, Barossa, Mendoza, Sonoma, etc.
specific wines - learn to identify your favorites
buying wine, storing, decanting and "the restaurant wine ritual"
tasting techniques - what to taste for
using your senses - to enjoy the aromas, the flavors, the colors
and the "mouthfeel"
Detailed tasting notes help each taster to understand the
terminology and the vintages as well as those pesky hard-to-pronounce
Good Tastings entertains groups of all kinds:
Good Tastings comes to your diningroom, conference room, ballroom,
club or favorite event space.
Tasters sample several different wines, ranging in price
from HK$69 to HK$490 - with an emphasis on wines that are commonly
encountered in the restaurants and shops of Hong Kong.
"...definitely the best way to learn about wine - short of spending a year in Bordeaux!"
"...more confident at restaurants.... Used to be I didn't know
a Châteauneuf-du-Pape from a Chateaubriande"
"...never realized that other people were as confused about wine as I was...."
"...should be required for anyone who ever dines out, especially in this town!"
"The bar has been lifted on all future wine tastings..."
Good Tastings is ....
Based in Austin, Texas, Good Tastings has done wine tastings from Hong Kong to California to New York City. Rick Capstraw and other Good Tasters have made many contributions to this website.
Contact Mark at Good Tastings
and let's set up an event for your group soon.