To register and purchase your tickets please visit the Customer Service Desk
at the desired location. Please contact the participating store for details.
Spaces are limited so book your place soon. Participants must be 19 years of age
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 5 | 6:30 – 8:00 PM
CABERNET SAUVIGNON: NEW WORLD VS. OLD WORLD – $45
The king of red grape varieties, Cabernet Sauvignon is grown in almost all of the world’s wine regions. Enjoy a blind tasting of a selection of styles from around the globe discovering the difference between New and Old World varieties. Each wine will be accompanied by a bite-size food match – some of which may surprise you!
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 12 | 6:30 – 7:30 PM
SNEAK PEEK: VINTAGES PRE-RELEASE TASTINGS – $30
Be among the first to try before you buy! An expert Product Consultant samples a selection of products from the upcoming VINTAGES release featuring California. This forum is an excellent opportunity to discover and discuss highlights from the release and purchase sampled items before they hit the shelves (stock allowing).
Find many more great VINTAGES tasting opportunities at vintages.com/events
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 19 | 6:30 – 7:30 PM
IRISH BREWS AND SPIRITS – $35
“Ireland: the island is green, the beer black and the whiskey gold.” Discover the flavours of Irish beer and whiskey and gain a new appreciation for what the Emerald Isle has to offer. Don’t miss this chance to toast St. Patrick!
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 26 | 6:30 – 7:30 PM
PREMIUM CHILE – $35
Known for its great value wines, Chile is producing exceptional bottles worthy of serious attention. Tonight, discover our latest releases and learn why enthusiasts around the world are turning to these wines for value, variety and quality.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 9 | 6:30 - 7:30 PM
BIG, BOLD AND BEAUTIFUL: BAROLO AND BARBARESCO – $30
Don't miss this rare opportunity to taste these two noble and exciting wines from Italy's Piedmont region. Plus, discover Nebbiolo, the classic grape behind these wines, and find out why it is acclaimed by wine lovers everywhere.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 16 | 6:30 - 7:30 PM
CHARDONNAY: TO OAK OR NOT TO OAK – $35
Chardonnay is one of the most popular varietals in the world. Sample a specially chosen selection of this crowd-pleasing wine and compare those made by traditional wineries with those produced by modern growers.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 23 | 6:30 - 7:30 PM
WHAT'S BREWING? – $25
Uncover the wonderful diversity of beer flavours and styles, and sample a selection of brews from around the world (just in time for barbecue season!).
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 30 | 6:30 - 7:30 PM
VINTAGES ON A BUDGET – $35
An expert Product Consultant reveals some of VINTAGES' best-kept secrets. Sample a selection of VINTAGES wines and be pleasantly surprised at how budget-friendly they really are. Find many more great VINTAGES tasting opportunities at VINTAGES.com/events
WEDNESDAY, MAY 7 | 6:30 - 7:30 PM
90+ TOP SCORING WINES – $40
What does it take to be ranked a 90+ wine? You be the judge! Get out your markers and sample wines that have attained this stellar ranking. Register early as this in-demand class sells out quickly.
THURSDAY, MAY 8 | 7:00 - 8:30 PM
DOLCE VITA: DESSERT WINES AND CHOCOLATE – $40
Experience a variety of chocolates paired with some of the world's best wines, including velvety Ports, other rich fortified wines and sumptuous Amarone. Come and taste the decadence! Includes a food-matching segment.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 14 | 6:30 - 7:30 PM
ONTARIO CRAFT BREWERS – $25
Go local! Explore the craft of brewing at this educational tasting of wonderfully diverse beer styles from our own Ontario craft brewers.
THURSDAY, MAY 15 | 7:00 - 8:30 PM
CRAFT BEERS AND CANADIAN CHEESES – $35
Open your world to intense tasting pleasures with a variety of fine Canadian cheeses paired with well-known Ontario craft beers. Experience the world-class qualities each of these Canadian creations has to offer both on their own and in a dazzling taste duet! Includes a food-matching segment.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 21 | 6:30 - 7:30 PM
SHAKEN AND STIRRED – $35
Discover the season's hottest cocktails and how easy it is to prepare these impressive and flavourful drinks. This is a must for those who love to entertain!
WEDNESDAY, MAY 28 | 6:30 - 7:30 PM
PREMIUM SINGLE MALT SCOTCH – $75
Don't miss this unique opportunity to sample some of Scotland's rarest and finest malts. Enjoy an educational tasting of premium single malt and experiment with intriguing food pairings. Register now as this class sells out quickly.
THURSDAY, MAY 29 | 7:00 - 8:30 PM
ITALY'S CLASSIC RED WINES AND GRILLED FOOD – $45
Taste some of the world's most acclaimed wines from the prestigious regions of Tuscany, Piedmont and Veneto. Then, discover just how food-friendly these rich, full-bodied wines are when paired with a variety of grilled foods. Not designed for simple sipping, these wines really shine as part of a meal. Perfect Pairings*
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 4 | 6:30 - 7:30 PM
SUMMER SIZZLERS: RICH REDS FOR THE BBQ – $35
Exceptional wines, extraordinary value and surprising affordability. Experience some of the richest reds with which to complement the best barbecue fare. An essential class for summer entertaining.
THURSDAY, JUNE 5 | 7:00 - 8:30 PM
SIMPLY WHITE WINES AND SEAFOOD – $40
Experience some of summer's best white wines, including Sauvignon Blanc, Riesling, Viogner and Chardonnay, each paired with a seafood sampling of shrimp, mussels and scallops. Taste why these dry, crisp whites pair so well with light seafood and decide for yourself which varietal works best for you! Perfect Pairings*
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 11 | 6:30 - 7:30 PM
PREMIUM CALIFORNIA – $35
Compare the premium reds of Napa and Sonoma, California's best-known wine regions. An expert Product Consultant presents amazing wines, develops tasting approaches and provides hands-on information about shopping for Californian wines.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 18 | 6:30 - 7:30 PM
BLIND WINE TASTING – $30
One of the best ways to learn about wine is to taste it blind, without the influence of a price or label. Challenge yourself in this evening full of fun and surprises. This is an essential class for all wine lovers, particularly those who have participated in our Wine Appreciation series.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 25 | 6:30 - 7:30 PM
COOL SUMMER SIPS – $30
Patios, barbecues and cottages are just around the corner. Join us for a sampling of beer, cider and coolers perfect for summer entertaining.
We reserve the right to cancel
or postpone classes (in which
case, participants will be
notified and fully reimbursed or
offered a credit). A refund or
transfer is available up to five
days before class(es) begin. No
refunds or transfers for missed