Seminar 07.22.19 The Influence of Oak in Wine
July 22, 2019: The Influence of Oak in Wine
Presented by: Denise Clarke & Courtney Quinn
Theory + Winemaker Thoughts + Tasting
Courtney Quinn will lead us through the theory section on different types of oak and their influence on the wine in our glass. Denise Clarke, co-owner and winemaker of Altipiano Vineyard & Winery, will share her experiences working with different types of oak and why she prefers French oak for certain grape varieties and American oak for others. Throughout the seminar we will have a comprehensive tasting of different types of oak used.