The Wine Foundry is Napa Valley’s premiere custom winemaking facility. Clients from across the globe craft world-class wine from legendary vineyards utilizing the latest techniques, tools and The Wine Foundry’s distinguished team. Join award-winning Napa winemaker, Patrick Saboe, and Napa Wine Educator, Stuart Ake, for a two-hour, hands-on blending experience focused on Cabernet Sauvignon. In addition to exploring how to dissect wine from a winemaker’s perspective, you’ll use tools of the trade to adjust aroma, flavor and texture in crafting several unique blends. Whether a seasoned collector or a wine curious novice, this experience enables you to trace how winemakers capture a wine’s style in the bottle.
Participants will enjoy a perfectly paired lunch catered by Charleston’s own Mod Squad Martha.
About the venue: Historic Charleston Foundation is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to preserve and protect the historical, architectural and material culture that makes up Charleston’s rich and irreplaceable heritage. Don’t miss the chance to tour the Historic Charleston Foundation’s two house museums, the Nathaniel Russell House (c. 1808) and the Aiken-Rhett House (c. 1820).