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Wine and Canvas will be hosted at Verde on June 26, 2014 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

Classes
Tuscan Wine Tasting & Pizza Pairing     $100    February 4th 2014, 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


Craft Beer Tasting & Pizza Pairing     $100    February 11th 2014, 6-7:30
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 Lavazza 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 Lavazza coffee will complete the class. This is a 21+ event


How to Make Neapolitan Pizza at Home     $120    February 25th 2014, 6-8:30
                                                                                                            March 30th 2014, 11am-1:30pm

  • Learn the history of Neapolitan Pizza while enjoying wine, homemade cheese & focaccia
  • Obtain a Neapolitan Pizza Dough Recipe
  • Learn Neapolitan Dough Pressing Techniques
  • View up close the techniques learned in class, while our Pizzaolio makes and cooks a pizza of your choice
  • Enjoy pizza with a glass of wine or beer and discuss how the techniques learned in class create the Neapolitan traditional pizza
  • Finish with some homemade Tiramisu and cup of Lavazza coffee
An authentic Neapolitan pizza is typically made with tomatoes and mozzarella cheese. They can be made with ingredients like San Marzano tomatoes, which grow on the volcanic plains to the south of Mount Vesuvius, and mozzarella di bufala Campana, made with the milk from water buffalo raised in the marshlands of Campania and Lazio in a semi-wild state, fresh basil, and extra virgin olive oil. In this class you will learn how to make, press, and cook the dough, which is specific to creating the thin, crispy texture specific to the Neapolitan Pizza as seen in the movie "Eat, Pray, Love". You will learn the tomato sauce recipe and how to top the pizzas to get that amazing combination of simple flavors that make Neapolitan Pizzas famous. You will get to enjoy some homemade mozzarella and focaccia with an Italian wine as an appetizer, a Neapolitan Pizza with a glass of wine or beer, and finish with homemade Tiramisu and a cup of Lavazza coffee. This is an 18+ event; minors must be accompanied by an adult


Piedmont Region Wine Tasting & Pizza Pairing     $100    March 11th 2014, 6-7:30
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 Lavazza 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 Lavazza coffee will complete the class. This is a 21+ event


Bourbon Mixology     $100    March 18th 2014, 6-7:30
Learn how to make 5 different Bourbon Cocktails
  • Enjoy some cheese & Focaccia while learning the history of Bourbon
  • Learn how to make 5 Bourbon Cocktails
  • Enjoy a Neapolitan Pizza with your choice of one of the demonstrated cocktails
  • Finish with some homemade dessert and cup of Lavazza coffee
If you're looking to impress your friends at your next dinner party or just want to make & enjoy your own cocktails at home, this class will prepare you for mixing your own Bourbon Cocktails. You'll learn the classics as well as new twists on classic bourbon cocktails, and trendy, of-the-moment creations. You will get to enjoy a Neapolitan Pizza with a Bourbon cocktail of your choice, and finish with a piece of homemade dessert and a cup of Lavazza coffee. This is a 21+ event

Alto Adige Wine Tasting     $100    April 9th 2014, 6-7:30
Learn about the various wines from the Alto Adige Region in Italy 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 Dessert tasting
  • Finish with a cup of Lavazza coffee
The Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol wine is the range of Italian wines made in north-east Italy producing wine in the two provinces of Trentino and South Tyrol. Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Merlot, and Pinot Noir are some of the numerous wines that come from this area. We will be discussing the history of the Alto Adige wines as well as their different characteristics while paired with 4 different Neapolitan Pizzas. Finish with a Homemade Dessert paired with a Alto Adige Wine. A cup of Lavazza coffee will complete the class. This is a 21+ event

Tequila/Mezcal Mixology     $100    April 16th 2014, 6-7:30
Learn how to make 5 different Tequila/Mezcal Cocktails
  • Enjoy some cheese & Focaccia while learning the history of Tequila/Mezcal
  • Learn how to make 5 Tequila/Mezcal Cocktails
  • Enjoy a Neapolitan Pizza with your choice of one of the demonstrated cocktails
  • Finish with some homemade dessert and cup of Lavazza coffee
If you're looking to impress your friends at your next dinner party or just want to make & enjoy your own cocktails at home, this class will prepare you for mixing your own Tequila/Mezcal Cocktails. You'll learn the classics as well as new twists on classic bourbon cocktails, and trendy, of-the-moment creations. You will get to enjoy a Neapolitan Pizza with a Tequila/Mezcal cocktail of your choice, and finish with a piece of homemade dessert and a cup of Lavazza coffee. This is a 21+ event

Dinner Events
4 Course Neapolitan Dinner with Wine Pairing     $110    March 4th 2014, 6-7:30
                                                                                                                            April 1st 2014, 6-7:30

Enjoy a 4 Course Dinner:
  • Learn the history of Neapolitan Pizza
  • Charcuterie Plate and Wine Pairing
  • Salad & Wine Pairing
  • Pizza and Wine Pairing
  • Dessert and Wine Pairing
  • Finish with a Lavazza coffee
Learn the history of Neapolitan Pizza and enjoy a Charcuterie plate paired with an Italian Wine. Choose from a list of fresh salads made from ingredients native to Italy. Enjoy the thin, crispy texture of a Neapolitan Pizza Crust along with the amazing combination of simple flavors as made famous in the movie "Eat, Pray, Love" paired with an Italian wine. Finish with a piece of homemade dessert paired with an Italian Wine and have a cup of Lavazza coffee to complete the meal. Feel free to take home what you don't finish! This is a 21+ event


Each guest must have their own voucher for the event • Please no late arrivals • 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