Hopkins Vineyard in New Preston will kick off a wine discovery series March 24 at 6 p.m.

The six-week intensive series will be led by Sally Camm, certified sommelier.

Participants will learn about the wine-making process, grape varietals and styles of wine, the major wine-making regions of the world and the basics of wine and food pairing.

The class is for anyone interested in developing more in-depth knowledge and appreciation of wines from around the world, as well as individuals working in the food, beverage and hospitality industries. Following the beginner class, intermediate and advanced sessions will be available.

The cost is $210 for the six-week series, or $45 per person per class.

For more information and registration, call the vineyard at 25 Hopkins Road at 860-868-7954 or visit www.artisanmade-ne.com.