Sommelier Secrets at Winterthur

  • Friday, Aug. 20 - Sunday, Aug. 22, 2021
  • Recurring daily
  • Time: 6-8 PM on Friday, 1-3 PM & 4-6 PM on Saturday and Sunday
Winterthur Museum, Garden, and Library
5105 Kennett Pk (Rt 52)
Wilmington, DE
  • Price: $70+
  • Phone: (800) 448-3883

Enjoy insights into the history of wine at Winterthur with Leslie B. Grigsby, senior curator of ceramics and glass, who will present an overview of how wine was acquired, traded, and enjoyed in America and Britain during the 1700s and early 1800s. Then, winemaker Virginia Mitchell will discuss the harvest and explain the intricate winemaking process from vine to bottle. Finally, learn proper wine tasting techniques and try five different wines paired with five delectable cheeses.