Wondering what to pour when you serve that delicious wine-soaked cheddar you bought at the local gourmet shop? Get some tips on Tues., Nov. 20, 6-8 p.m. when Hotel Casa 425 presents a California Wine & Cheese Exploration.

Participants will taste up to 10 different wines, paired with an array of select cheeses ranging from C.G. Bermuda Triangle goat cheese to, yes, Fiscalini Soaked Cheddar. As the evening progresses, you’re sure to pick up enough knowledge to get you through the upcoming holiday entertaining season.

Cost for the California Wine & Cheese Exploration is $20 per person, and reservations are required. Call Hotel Casa 425 at 909-624-2272 to reserve your spot.

Hotel Casa 425 + Lounge is located in downtown Claremont at 425 W. First Street, in historic Claremont Village. The lounge offers a casually sophisticated venue for mingling with friends, along with signature drinks, an extensive wine and beer list and gourmet small plates. Indoor seating is available, or relax in the hotel’s central courtyard, which feels more like an outdoor living room with its canopy of trees, lounge furniture, fountains, and glass fire pits. For more information, visit www.casa425.com.

Hotel Casa 425 is part of the Four Sisters Inns collection, with 14 properties in California. The group includes the Blue Lantern Inn (Dana Point), Hotel Casa 425 (Claremont), Channel Road Inn (Santa Monica), Newport Beach Hotel (Newport Beach), Gosby House Inn and Green Gables Inn (Pacific Grove), Seal Cove Inn (Moss Beach), West Cliff Inn (Santa Cruz), Blackbird Inn (downtown Napa), Maison Fleurie and Lavender (Napa Valley), Healdsburg Inn on the Plaza (Healdsburg), Inn at Sonoma (Sonoma) and the Gaige House (Glen Ellen).