Bitter is Beautiful: Amaro (Italian Liqueur) Tasting w/ Italian Cookies
Thursday, December 8 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm$68.00
As you taste 5 different types of Amaro from around the world, topics will include:
- Amaro–What is it?
- Why is it the best after-dinner beverage ever?
- What is a digestif?
- Dive into the history of this Italian digestif
About Michael Scaffidi: Michael Scaffidi is an Advanced Sommelier who has had a long career as a Sommelier and Wine Director. He has worked with many prestigious teams including those of The French Laundry, The Greenbier, Union Square Cafe, Jean-George. He considers his father as “the best host I know,” and credits him for teaching him hospitality.
In 2009, he helped open The Jefferson Hotel in Washington, DC where he created the wine and beverage program from the ground up. It was there that he curated a Madeira collection including over 50 offerings by the glass, the oldest of which dated back to the year 1720.
As this class is in-person, we require all attendees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. This class requires at least 6 participants.