If you’re new to cider or want a more in-depth understanding of how it’s made both here in Alberta and around the world, this class is for you!
It will be an informative but relaxed evening with a tasting of 6 different styles of cider and lots of time to ask questions.
This would be a great date night activity or night out for a group of friends.
Class Type: Introductory, Tasting
Gain an understanding of cider through embarking on a regional exploration of cider styles. Try ciders from around the world to learn the basics of how cider is made, regional differences, and influences on taste.
What You’ll Learn
Get comfortable with your tasting skills!
Learn the basics of tasting cider, and how to talk about it in a practical way (or in a pretentious way, if you’re so inclined).
Taste and learn about the key features that differentiate ciders from the world’s main cider producing regions.
Cider has a rich and important history in many cultures that deserves reverence. Learn about the history & context that makes these styles culturally important.
Become your own ‘pommelier’!
Learn how to pair ciders with food & choose ciders that you will enjoy so you never waste your money on the bad stuff again.
Take it into your own cidermaking!
Tips on how to customize your cidermaking to reflect stylistic differences.