Get Wine-Smart: Stop Thinking & Start Drinking

John Boyer, Professor, Wine Taster, Plaid Avenger

17 Videos (6h 35m)
  • An Intro to Drinking

    • Trailer

      05:59
    • 1) Intro to the course

      06:00
    • 2) Wine basics

      22:17
  • Walking the Walk: Drinking Wine

    • 3) Bottle Service

      29:04
    • 4) The Sniff and Swirl and Tasting

      14:29
    • 5) Glassware, Decanting, Serving Temps, Serving Order, Restaurant Etiquette

      39:48
  • Talking the Talk: Describing Wine

    • 6) General Smells & Flavors: the Wine Wheel

      22:42
    • 7) Wine Components: Color

      18:55
    • 8) Wine Components: Sugar....Dry vs Sweet

      21:46
    • 9) General Styles and Themes: Grape vs Region, Old World vs New World

      22:51
    • 10) Wine Components: Body and Balance

      30:58
    • 11a) Great Grapes! White Wines

      17:59
    • 11b) Great Grapes! Red Wines

      30:13
  • Storing, Stocking and, Stuffing: Storing wine, buying wine, pairing food and wine

    • 12) Storing Wine Basics

      27:10
    • 13) Buying Wine Basics

      39:03
    • 14) Food and Wine Pairing Basics

      42:48
    • 15) Outro

      02:46