Madame Claude Wine:
Starting in the Old World, Now They’re Here: Discover the Wines of South America

April 13, 2016
7PM – 9PM


Madame Claude Wine: Starting in the Old World, Now They’re Here: Discover the Wines of South America


Mana Wine invites Lourdes Arena of Madame Claude’s Wine & Cafe to lead this interactive and inspiring tasting-based class that will highlight terroir, typicity, and indigenous grape varieties from South America. While learning about the abundance of wine growing regions and exceptional winemakers to choose from, participants will try 7 different expressions of these versatile, food-friendly wines accompanied by small plates prepared by Madame Claude’s Cafe.

Location: Mana Contemporary, Mana Café
Ticket: $65 (Ticketed Event/Class)
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About Lourdes Arena:
Lourdes is a certified wine specialist through the WSET: International Wine Center of New York.  She has been the shop manager and wine buyer at Madame Claude Wine in downtown Jersey City for the past 5 years. Her main goal is to help those interested in wine to become smarter consumers. Her classes emphasize everything that makes wine fun by offering insight and focusing on the overall experience.

Mana Wine classes and events are for novices and experts alike. Build your personal taste, learn about new regions and varietals, and demystify the art of drinking wine. For more information, please contact Marla Priest, Director of Mana Wine, at