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      August 15, 2019

      Thursday   6:30 PM

      1517 Connecticut Avenue
      Washington, District of Columbia 20036

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      50 Ways to Love Wine @ Kramerbooks!

      Let's talk about wine: wine drinking mostly but with a nod to wine tasting, winemaking, wine travel, wine buying, wine sharing, wine history and the varied, innumerable facets of wine that together comprise wine appreciation.  We will be joined by author Jim Laughren CWE (Certified Wine Educator) as we taste and learn about different types of wine. General Admission tasting $15 General Admission tasting + book $30 (book regular price $26.95) MUST BE 21+ TO ATTEND. LIMITED TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR. About the book A WINE BOOK UNLIKE ANY OTHER Halfway between a paean to wine appreciation and an ode to incorporating the joys of wine into our everyday lives, 50 Ways to Love Wine More is the definitive appreciation guide for burgeoning wine buffs. The acclaimed author of "A Beer Drinker’s Guide to Knowing and Enjoying Fine Wine,” demystifies the mystique of wine, sans snobbery or intimidation. No one combines fun with serious, or education with enjoyment like writer Jim Laughren. His passion and appreciation for wine shines through on every page. In this fun and witty love letter to vino, aspiring aficionados will discover such gems as: • The no-stress approach to wine tasting• Insider strategies for great wine bargains• Why cork vs. screwcap really doesn’t matter• How to saber a bottle of Champagne like a pro• Why stemless glasses aren’t your best friend• Orange: the new rosé from ancient times Author Bio Jim Laughren, CWE (Certified Wine Educator), award-winning author of "A Beer Drinking's Guide to Knowning and Enjoying Fine Wine," does love wine...and has for a very long time. Known for his irreverent approach and clear enthusiasm for all things vinous, he is president of Chicago-based WineHead Consultuing and former importer-distributor of fine wines from around the world.

      Categories: Food & Wine

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