Book Description

From the Back Cover A wine tasting party is fun and educational for everyone from novices to sophisticated wine drinkers. Within this all-inclusive kit are the elements to be a terrific host, including cloth wine bottle covers, tasting score pads, 2 information packed cheat sheets, and an entertaining book that introduces you to the ins and outs of tasting wine in a comfortable, festive, social setting your own home.Kit Includes:80 page illustrated book that explains all the details of hosting your own wine tasting4 Tasting Notepads4 Cloth Wine Bags4 Tags to label the Wine bottles when you are doing your tasting1 Wine and Cheese Wheel that helps you pair delicious wine and cheese combinations1 Wine Aroma Wheel ?that will help you identify and describe wines in a more detailed way Read more About the Author Following a semester in Florence studying wine production, Dan entered the hospitality industry in New York City. His first job was polishing wine glasses at Mario Batali's flagship restaurant, Babbo. Since that time, Dan was sommelier at Del Posto in New York City before becoming wine director at Mario Batali's OTTO. He is currently the beverage director at Eataly, where he manages the wine program and teaches classes at Eataly's education center, La Scuola. His website,, is based on wine and spirits education, featuring interviews with winemakers and regional grape descriptions. In 2011, Das was chosen to Zagat's inaugural class of New York's rising '30 under 30' culinary stars. He has an MBA degree from the Leonard N. Stern School of Business at NYU and currently lives in Manhattan. Read more