Gloria Collell, Freixenet’s Winemaker, joins us virtually from her home in Spain to share what makes Freixenet so special; her winemaking techniques; and what how Freixenet is perfect for celebrations large and small. She will also lead us on a tasting of some of her Cavas available at BC Liquor Stores.
Join 4th Generation winery family member, Edoardo Montresor, in his family’s iconic wine cellar.
Hear Edoardo speak about what Amarone is, the history of the wine (along with his family’s contributions to it) and the Montresor Amarone (in its iconic frosted bottle). Montresor’s Amarone Frosted was also featured at this year’s Vancouver International Wine Festival.
Join Julia Zuccardi at her family’s iconic and accoladed Santa Julia winery in Argentina. Julia herself introduces the winery and their numerous projects in sustainability. This is followed by a tasting of Santa Julia + Pinot Grigio and the highly awarded Santa Julia Reserva Malbec by Santa Julia’s head Sommelier, Jose Laguna. Both wines mentioned are available at BC Liquor Stores:
Julia is the only daughter of José Alberto. Created in her honor, Santa Julia represents our commitment to reaching only the highest standards of quality through sustainable practices that contribute to the care of the environment and being useful to the community in which we live.