Class Overview

Fall is a great time to delve into the world of French brandy, and if you're a whiskey lover, Cognac and Armagnac will open your eyes to a whole new world of barrel-aged spirits!Cognac and Armagnac with North Seattle College -- Continuing Education at Seattle Central College

In this experiential class, you will be introduced to the two most famous brandies in the world: elegant Cognac, and its lesser-known cousin, Armagnac.

We'll discuss what they are, their history, how they're made, how they're graded, and how best to enjoy them.

This fun and educational class involves plenty of sampling.

Students must be 21 or older; picture ID required.

A $20 materials fee is due to instructor in class.

Class meets off campus at The Barrel Thief, 3417 Evanston Ave N, #102, Seattle.

This class is hosted by North Seattle College.

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn about Cognac and Armagnac, their history and how they're made
  • Sample various brandies, learn how they're graded and how best to enjoy them
  • Experience a community learning environment


Who Should Take this Class?

  • Anyone interested in expanding their knowledge of brandies
  • People interested in learning about the history and culture of these spirits
  • People 21 years of age and older with a valid ID


Session Details

  • Class ID: 6225
  • Instructor: David LeClaire
  • When: Monday, 10/29, 6:30-8:30 pm
  • Total Number of Hours: 2
  • Where: Off campus at The Barrel Thief, 3417 Evanston Ave N, #102, Seattle.
  • Fee: $39