tasting parties on a budget
Wine tasting parties
have become quite trendy in recent years. A sample a variety
of wines which exposes you to new wines you might not have
otherwise tried and it's a great opportunity to mingle with
friends while you sample.
When you are hosting
a wine tasting party on the budget, be sure to let the guests
know that they should bring a bottle of their own favorite
wine. You might also stress that you are looking for wines
other than the traditional red and white table wines that
everyone is familiar with, that leader will be a good variety
of different wines for everyone to taste.
If you don't have
enough wine glasses for everybody, you can also ask that everyone
brings their own favorite wine glass - or one for white and
one for red, if they prefer. You can tell them it is so everyone
can easily tell whose glass is whose. They don't need now
is because you don't have enough wine glasses for everybody.
But you want to be sure that you have a few extra wine glasses
ready for those that inevitably will forget theirs.
Then during a wine
tasting, asj each guest to tell a little bit about their wine
and why they like it. Especially if not everyone knows everybody
else, this is a great icebreaker. And you can pick up a guide
to wine tasting from the library, so it is handy if anyone
wants to look up anything in particular about the wines they