On October 1 at 6 pm to continue the Wine Education Series. This event will be held at Back Bay Bistro located in Newport Beach. They will be comparing and contrasting the two most famous regions of Italy; Piedmonte in the Northwest, and Tuscany halfway down the Mediterranean coast. Learn about the different grapes from each region, how the wines are classified and regulated, what to expect from a Barolo, Barbaresco, Brunello, Chianti or Supertuscan. Italy has more wine regions than you can shake a stick at, but this is an introduction to two of the most major ones- with a few tips about other parts thrown in.
$75.00 per person
Selection of 6-8 wines
Complimentary hors d’ oeuvres selections to compliment the wines
Informative tasting booklet
Visit ocwineschool.com to register for classes
The Back Bay Bistro is a contemporary 199-seat dining establishment. Among the features that distinguish it from other restaurants are its spectacular bay views, innovative design elements including a convertible roof that can open up during warm days, ample parking and plenty of seating to ease crowding. With 60 al fresco seats providing guests with refreshing breezes off Newport’s Back Bay, the restaurant specializes in fresh, sustainable seafood and serves dinner Tues-Sun (5 p.m. – Close), lunch Tues-Sun (opening at 11:00 a.m.) and brunch on Sat & Sun starting at 9 a.m., with breakfast served from 8 a.m. until 10 a.m. For reservations call 949-729-1144. Additional information can be found by visiting.
Wines of Italy (Piedmonte & Tuscany) | Back Bay Bistro
Thursday, October 1
1131 Back Bay Drive, Newport Beach CA 92660