What: Who said scratch and sniff is just for kids? The Essential Scratch and Sniff Guide to Becoming a Wine Expert by master sommelier Richard Betts is light approach to honing your senses in preparation for the actual sipping and swirling. Snag a signed copy from Betts at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History next week. There, master sommelier Brian McClintic, star of the film SOMM and managing partner of Les Marchands Wine Bar & Merchant lead a class through wine tasting with Bett’s book.
When: Wednesday, November 20, 6 p.m.
Where: The Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, 2559 Puesta Del Sol, Santa Barbara.
How: $45 per person includes a copy of the book in addition to the wine tasting. Tickets must be purchased in advance.