Thursday, November 20, 2014 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Vendange Institute, 440 Albert Street, Suite C108
This last Vintages release of November always features a good selection of high-end wines right on time for the holiday season. Guild President Bill Ellis will take you through tasting a number of these wines plus other highly recommended wines from the release. This is a fine opportunity to taste some high-end wines, as potential gift ideas and for serving during the holiday season. Read more »
Thursday, December 4, 2014 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Vendange Institute 440 Albert Street, Suite C108
Blanc de Blanc or Blanc de Noir? Blanc or rosé? Brut or non-brut? Vintage or non-vintage? Champagne or méthode traditionnelle? Whatever your preference, the festive season always demands sparklers that tickle the tongue and delight the palate in gustatory celebration. Vintages has only one release in December and it always includes a great selection of Champagnes and sparkling wines to celebrate the season. Come and join the Guild at the Vendange Institute on December 4, 2014, for this special holiday Vintages pre-release (VPR) tasting. Get a sneak taste at what will be in store for you to enjoy throughout the festive weeks leading to New Year’s Eve. Try something new or find a gem of value in the world of doubly fermented wines. The sparkling wines will be sourced from the December 6, 2014, release as well as some additions from earlier Vintages releases, Vintages on-line and the General List to round out the tasting. Read more »