Oregon Wine University classes

Oregon Wine University offers a variety of fun, engaging and unique classes that allow you to better understand, pair and treasure the fullness of wine from Oregon and beyond. These classes take place year-round! Registration pages will be available on this page as classes are scheduled and keep an eye out for emails.

Anchor Series: Featuring classes that pair wine with everything from award winning theater to world famous blue cheese to the perfect glass. This series offers fun and unique opportunities to be a more astute wine lover and is perfect for those new to wine tasting or a longtime expert.

Advanced Series: Mingle with talented winemakers and top wine professionals as they guide you to the next level of wine appreciation and education. This curriculum is tailored for the more advanced consumer and industry professional to enhance their knowledge of wine.

2021 Class Schedule

Cabernets for the Holidays
Join Certified Sommelier Joseph Shaughnessy for an educational flight of Cabernets that will warm you up for the holiday season! We will discuss the origins, history and prominent regions growing the worlds most planted grape; all while enjoying five wines from Rogue Valley and beyond! The Oregon Cheese Cave will be preparing a well-crafted cheese and charcuterie plate for each guest to match these robust reds! These wines are sure to be the perfect additions for your cellar or excellent gifts for the wine lovers in your life! And perhaps best of all guests will enjoy a 10% discount on bottle prices of any of the wine poured!

Monday, October 18
6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Margo’s Wine Shop, 940 N Phoenix Road, Suite 102, Medford
20 tickets available

Other Classes
Locations and dates to be announced.

Bring on the Bubbles – December 2021
Do you love bubbles? Have you ever wondered what the difference is between Champagne and sparkling wine? Join us as we take over Harry & David’s Country Village after they have closed for the day. Celebrate with the knowledgeable team at Harry & David as we travel the world (and the store) through bubble filled glasses, learning about the different styles, how they are made, and what bites and flavors marry well.

Oregon versus the Old World
Physician by day and wine educator by night – Dr. Peter Adesman commands a cult “cork dork” following in Oregon. Join Peter as he leads a side-by-side tasting of some of the best wines produced in the Old World next to some of the brightest stars produced in Oregon. Which wines will your palate prefer? Will you be able to tell which is which?