Wine Tasting Class Deals in Pittsburgh
True wine connoisseurs teach themselves to distinguish varietals, identify flawed bottles, and cry pure chardonnay. Become one with the grape with this Groupon. $25 for a Two-Hour Wine Class ($50 Value) Choose from eight themed classes: Wines for the 4th of July BBQ, Wednesday, June 27 Saturday Sipper, Saturday, July 14 Delicious Wines Under $15, Tuesday, July 17 Cooking with Wine, Thursday, August 9 Wines for the Heat of Summer, Monday, August 13 Saturday Sipper, Saturday, August 18 Wine Cocktails, Tuesday, August 21 Wine Toys, Monday, August 27 In small group classes—all held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., except ...
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Note: This deal is limited to 500 vouchers sold. This deal may sell out before the "time to buy" expires. Vouchers can be redeemed starting Thursday, Sept. 6, through Dec. 6, 2012. Reservations are required and must be made online. To reserve, go to gaynorsschoolofcooking.com, click on "Classes" and then click "Schedule" in the upper left-hand corner of the screen. Click your preferred class, then click "Add to Cart." Enter the voucher code in the "Gift Certificates and Coupons" field and click "Apply." Click "Check out," agree to the cancellation policy and input all contact and credit card information to complete the reservation. An email will be sent to confirm reservation. Must bring voucher to class to complete redemption; present voucher upon arrival. See below for full terms and conditions.
Chef Gaynor Grant, who got her culinary start learning under the direction of James Beard protege Peter Kump, later became director of his New York-based cooking school and also helped create and organize the James Beard Foundation. Travelzoo subscribers can learn Grant's techniques with this Local Deal for classes at her school in Pittsburgh for $45, regularly $95. After relocating to Pittsburgh, Grant opened her own school focused on teaching professional techniques to enthusiastic amateurs. Some of the popular classes she teaches with her team of professional culinary experts include: â¢ The Foods of Spain: This class includes four hours of hands-on tapas creation including recipes for fried potatoes with romesco sauce, classic paella and orange yogurt cakeâ¢ Sushi Making: Learn to create a tuna sashimi roll, smoked salmon roll and California roll, pickle your own ginger and create your own wasabi pasteâ¢ Pie Dough 101: Students will learn the fundamentals and techniques of pie dough, create their own dough and then transform it into pies, quiches and appetizersâ¢ Pierogi Making: Make a selection of different pierogies including the original potato or onion pierogi, as well as ground beef and mushroom pierogies and an apple-filled dessert pierogi Other classes will soon be added to the schedule, including holiday baking sessions, making this deal perfect for holiday preparation. The value of this deal can also be used toward monthly wine dinners, which feature a menu created by Grant and pairings selected by the school's resident sommelier, or the "Art of Fine Cooking" multi-class series of lessons. Terms and ConditionsVouchers can be redeemed starting Thursday, Sept. 6, through Dec. 6, 2012. Reservations are required and subject to availability. Once you book a class, voucher becomes nonrefundable. Rescheduling or rebooking a class will require a $25 processing fee. Rescheduling or rebooking will be allowed up to 1 week from class date. No changes will be accepted within 1 week of the date of the class. Voucher can also be used toward the value of a wine-tasting class. Not valid for couples nights. Limit 1 voucher purchase per person; 1 additional voucher may be purchased as a gift. Not valid on products. This deal cannot be combined with any other offer. Must be used in 1 visit.
Why You Should Go: The most precious things in life require patience and time, like a garden or even better—wine. Roll up your sleeves because Prestige Excursions is giving you the opportunity to practice the best sort of patience by making your own wine. Why You'll Love It: Over the course of a year, this wine making experience consisting of a pairing event followed by five wine making classes will teach you everything you need to know to become a master vintner. Each class will get you one step closer to enjoying your own personal vintage while you learn the secrets of crafting delicious wine. What You'll Learn: You'll start with the Pairing Event to learn to taste and pair different gourmet cheeses, oils, and cured meats with vino. Then, sessions one through four will take you through the hands-on work, from feeding grapes through a crusher/de-stemmer to the big day when you'll bottle and cork your wine with a personalized label.