CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Wine Appreciation 101
"Wine Appreciation 101" workshop will take place from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sept. 21 at the Fisher Ridge Winery in Liberty. The course is offered by Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College.
The workshop will cover the different varieties of wines and wine regions, the type of wine glass to use with each type of wine, which wines go with various entrees, cheeses and chocolate. A tour will be given of the winery and the vineyards.
The workshop includes a review of the categories used by professional wine makers to evaluate the characteristics of a particular wine. Students will taste a variety of the wines of the Fisher Ridge Winery and practice scoring each according to these categories.
Tuition is $94. Pre-register by Sept. 19 by emailing worksh...@kvctc.edu or by calling 304.205.6603.
Mama Rosa's Pizzeria on Washington Street West had a notice on its door Monday that it was relocating its restaurant as of Tuesday.
The sign said that it couldn't renegotiate it lease, and was temporarily moving to the building beside Littlepage Terrace that used to house a Kentucky Fried Chicken. The restaurant's phone number remains the same -- 304-347-2020.