Come out and paint the town Red or Blue or Verde....    May 6th, 2015
Wine and Canvas will be hosted at Verde on May 6th, 2015 starting at 6:30 pm. Arrive early for a Happy Hour cocktail and start the evening off right. Register at wineandcanvas.com or call 443-255-9986

Puglia Wine Tasting & Pizza Pairing Class     $100    April 2nd 2015, 6-8pm
Learn about the various wines from the Puglia Region in Italy paired with our specialty pizzas:
  • Enjoy Homemade Cheese & Focaccia while learning the history of Puglia Wine
  • Taste 6 Wines from the Puglia Region of Italy, paired with 4 Pizza Tastings & 1 Homemade Desert tasting
  • Finish with a cup of Italian espresso or cappuccino
Puglia produces 17% of all the wine in Italy, more wine than any other Italian region. The long, thin peninsula, in the far south-eastern corner of the 'boot' of Italy is where Puglia excels at warm-climate wines made with indigenous grapes. Some of the more prominent wines from the region include Negroamaro, Primitivo, Nero di Troia, and Minutolo. We will be discussing the history of the Puglia wines as well as their different characteristics while paired with 4 different Neapolitan Pizzas. Finish with a Homemade Desert paired with a Puglia Wine. A cup of Italian press coffee or cappuccino will complete the class. This is a 21+ event


Craft Beer Tasting & Pizza Pairing     $100    April 16th 2015, 6-8pm
Learn about various local & Italian Craft Beers paired with our specialty pizzas
  • Enjoy Homemade Cheese & Focaccia while learning about various local & Italian Craft Beers
  • Taste & compare Craft Beer offerings paired with 4 Pizza Tastings & 1 Homemade Dessert tasting
  • Finish with a cup of Italian press coffee
The brewing industry in Maryland was started in 1703 in Annapolis by Benjamin Fordham. Since then, over 50 breweries have opened in Maryland. We will be discussing the history of the Maryland Craft Beers as well as their different characteristics as compared with some of the Italian Craft Beers. Four different Neapolitan Pizzas will be paired with the craft beers for tasting. Finish with a Homemade Dessert paired with a craft beer tasting. A cup of Italian press coffee will complete the class. This is a 21+ event


Tuscan Wine Tasting & Pizza Pairing     $100    April 30th 2015, 6-7:30
Learn about the various wines from the Tuscany Region in Italy paired with our specialty pizzas
  • Enjoy Homemade Cheese & Focaccia while learning the history of Tuscan Wine
  • Taste 6 Wines from from Tuscany, paired with 4 Pizza Tastings & 1 Homemade Dessert tasting
  • Finish with a cup of Lavazza coffee
Tuscan wine is Italian wine from the Tuscany region. Located in central Italy along the Tyrrhenian coast, Tuscany is home to some of the world's most notable wine regions. Chianti, Brunello, Montepulciano, Vernaccia di San Gimignano are some of the more well-known wines from this region. We will be discussing the history of the Tuscan wines as well as their different characteristics while paired with 4 different Neapolitan Pizzas. Finish with a Homemade Dessert paired with a Tuscan Wine. A cup of Lavazza coffee will complete the class. This is a 21+ event


Piedmont Region Wine Tasting & Pizza Pairing     $100    May 14th, 2015, 6-8pm
Learn about the various wines from the Piedmont Region in Italy paired with our specialty pizzas
  • Enjoy Homemade Cheese & Focaccia while learning the history of Piemonte Wine
  • Taste 6 Wines from from the Piedmont Region of Italy, paired with 4 Pizza Tastings & 1 Homemade Dessert tasting
  • Finish with a cup of Italian press coffee
Piemonte wine is the range of Italian wines made in the province of Piedmont in the northwestern corner of Italy. The best-known wines from the region include Barolo and Barbaresco. We will be discussing the history of the Piemonte wines as well as their different characteristics while paired with 4 different Neapolitan Pizzas. Finish with a Homemade Dessert paired with a Tuscan Wine. A cup of Italian press coffee will complete the class. This is a 21+ event


Veneto Wine Tasting & Pizza Pairing Class     $100    May 28th 2015, 6-8pm
                                                                                                                            

Learn about the various wines from the Veneto Region in Italy paired with our specialty pizzas:
  • Enjoy Homemade Cheese & Bread while learning the history of Veneto Wine
  • Taste 6 Wines from the Veneto Region of Italy, paired with 4 Pizza Tastings & 1 Homemade Dessert tasting
  • Finish with a cup of Italian press coffee
Each year, the three regions of Sicily, Puglia and Veneto vie for first place as producer of the largest amount of Italian wine. Veneto may lose that contest to one of its southern neighbors, however the winner for Italy’s top maker of DOC (or quality-legislated) wine is always Veneto, made in the north-eastern corner of Italy. The best-known wines from the region include Soave, Valpolicella, Bardolino and Prosecco. We will be discussing the history of the Veneto wines as well as their different characteristics while paired with 4 different Neapolitan Pizzas. Finish with a Homemade Dessert paired with Prosecco. A cup of Italian press coffee will complete the class. This is a 21+ event


California Wine Tasting & Pizza Pairing Class     $100    June 18th 2015, 6-8pm
                                                                                                                            

Learn about the various wines from the California Nappa Valley and Sonoma Regions paired with our specialty pizzas:
  • Enjoy Homemade Cheese & Focaccia while learning the history of Alto Adige Wine
  • Taste 6 Wines from the Alto Adige Region of Italy, paired with 4 Pizza Tastings & 1 Homemade Desert tasting
  • Finish with a cup of Italian espresso or cappuccino
In the 18th century, Jesuit monks established Catholic missions all along the coast of what is now known as California. The monks brought with them Vitis Vinifera vines that descended from those in their mother country. Where there would be monks, there would be wine! Since then, California farmers and vintners have established the state as a world-class wine producer. On this evening we will be discussing the history of California wine making with a focus on Napa Valley & Sonoma wines. Each wine will be paired with 4 different Neapolitan Pizzas. Finish the evening with a homemade dessert paired with a California wine. A cup of Italian press coffee will complete the class. This is a 21+ event


Each guest must have their own voucher for the event • This is an 21+ event • No late arrivals; voucher subject to forfeiture • Verde practices a no full or partial refund policy • One reschedule per event; reschedules must be made more than 7 days prior to event date, and new date must be more than 24 hours from time of request • Event dates subject to cancellation or reschedule at discretion of Verde • Signed waiver will be required to be completed at event • Entire value must be used in a single visit