Guided Caviar Tasting
This guided tasting includes the fascinating history of caviar and its origins, dating back to the fourth century through time, to the state of the caviar market in 2020.
Simon Johnson’s caviar expert will guide you through a tasting of three types of caviar, harvested from different species of sturgeon and sustainably sourced from the world’s most famous producers. You will be shown how to taste caviar in the most authentic way, as the experts do, warmed to body temperature and consumed from the top of the hand.
The class is hosted at Simon Johnson Providore where guests can see the caviar repacking lab as well as maturation fridge for better understanding of the caviar world. This truly unforgettable experience will reveal the subtle differences of each style of caviar and then give you an understanding of how to select the best product.
Through this event you will learn how to:
• Understand the origins of this unique product
• Have insight into the current world caviar market
• Know different varieties of caviar and fish roe
• Pick the best caviar and assess quality
• Conduct a traditional caviar tasting
• Pair caviar with food and drinks
The cost of the tasting class is $50, which is fully redeemable on caviar purchases in store on the same day – purchases on caviar must total $50 or more, no refunds or monetary credit. Each ticket is redeemable only on individual purchase.
Saturday, 29 August 2020
Saturday, 26 September 2020
Saturday, 31 October 2020