Wine Tasting Basics

May 13, 2017 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6

Cynthia Jo, “CJ,” Penn will be guiding us through the basics of wine tasting. She has been in the wine business in Kentucky for over 18 years,  has her basic Sommelier certificate, and is an expert in Sake and Beer.  CJ worked for a family wine distributor for 11 years, was the wine buyer and educator at Wines on Vine and does consulting work on wine and sake lists for many restaurants in and around Lexington. CJ is also a continuing guest lecturer for UK’s Wine Appreciation course for the Germany and Champagne regions.  Currently CJ is the event coordinator, tasting room manager and asst winemaker for Chrisman Mill Vineyards.