PR # 168 February 27, 2008
RVCC TO OFFER COURSE IN WINE APPRECIATION
Raritan Valley Community College?s (RVCC) Corporate & Continuing Education (CCE) division is offering a course in Wine Appreciation. The course will be held Tuesday, March 18, from 7-8:30 p.m., at Discover Wine in Somerville.
Participants are introduced to the basics of wine tasting, including grape varieties and the standards used when describing such characteristics as taste and smell. Those who attend are given a laminated fact sheet detailing the basics of proper wine tasting. Five wines are tasted, including Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon, Viognier and Prosecco.
Participants must show proof of age when registering and entering the program. Cost to participate is $52. To register or for more information, call 908-218-8871 or visit www.raritanval.edu/cce .
RVCC, located on Route 28 and Lamington Road in North Branch, NJ, and serving Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for close to 40 years, offers more than 80 associate degrees and certificates. In addition, customized training programs and non-credit courses are available for those seeking personal and professional development.
The College is committed to offering a quality and affordable education through effective teaching, liaisons with the community?s businesses and state-of-the-art technology. For further information, visit www.raritanval.edu .