LCBO The Roundhouse Centre | 3165
Howard Avenue, Windsor, Ontario
N8X 3Y9 | (519) 972-1772
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, May 1 | 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
EXPERIENCE VENETO – $40
Arguably Italy’s most reliable area for consistency, Veneto produces 20%
of all Italian wines. Indeed, almost everyone’s heard of Soave, Valpolicella
and especially the renowned Amarone wines made in the scenic hills of
Valpolicella. Sip and savour a variety of these classics, each presented with
a light food pairing.
Thursday, May 2 | 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
CRUISE THE MEDITTERANEAN – $40
Don’t miss this unique experience which will transport wine fans to the
Mediterranean, with stops in Spain, France and Italy, as well as some other
ports of surprise! To further enhance the experience, the wines will be paired
with traditional Mediterranean fare.
Wednesday, May 8 | 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
CALIFORNIA’S WHITES AND REDS WITH CLASSIC FARE – $40
With an ideal climate for New World wines, California produces well-known
reds and whites, such as chardonnay and sauvignon blanc, as well as its own
renowned cabernets and zinfandels. Sample a specially selected range of
these favourite sippers accompanied by interesting food matches.
Wednesday, May 8 | 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
WHITE ON THE NOSE – $30
Embrace the exotic aromas of muscat, gewürztraminer and riesling. Sip,
assess and marvel at how these versatile wines suit any course and occasion.
Even red wine fans will appreciate this informative class.
Wednesday, May 15 | 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
CABERNET IS KING – $40
The king of red grape varieties, cabernet sauvignon is grown and
produced in many of the world’s wine regions. Tour the world of cabernet,
tasting and learning about its styles and unique characteristics with some
classic food matches.
Thursday, May 16 | 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
WINE FROM “DOWN UNDER” – $30
From big and bold reds to ripe and buttery whites, discover what makes
Australian wines so hot as you savour “Down Under” selections from the
latest release. Great for wine aficionados, novices and those who love to entertain.
Wednesday, May 22 | 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
WINE AND CHEESE – $45
Think outside the simple wine and cheese box. Discover some inspired
fine wine and regional cheese matches from around the world, learn simple
strategies for flawless pairings and explore cheeses you likely haven’t tried
before. Don’t miss out – this class fills up fast!
Wednesday, May 29 | 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
WINES OF PIEDMONT – $30
Piedmont without a passport! Experience a selection of premium wines made
from the classic nebbiolo, barbera and dolcetto grapes, as well as this region’s
best-known whites and sparkling wines.
Thursday, May 30 | 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
PINOT NOIR FROM AROUND THE WORLD – $30
Ask any wine lover which wine was their first favourite and nine times out
of ten, it’s pinot noir. Join us as we challenge your senses with our latest
selection in a comparative tasting of pinot noir from Ontario, the Pacific
North West, New Zealand and, of course, its original home of Burgundy, France.
Wednesday, June 5 | 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
GREAT WINES, GREAT VINTAGE AND GREAT VALUE! – $30
Balance the budget! Discover all that wallet-friendly wines have to offer. An
expert Product Consultant will surprise you with an unexpected selection of
quality wines, all under $30.
Thursday, June 6 | 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
A TASTE OF TERROIR – $35
One of the most compelling components of wine is its ability to reflect where
it’s grown. Join us in this comparative tasting and discover how a wine’s origin
influences its character, colour, flavour and more.
Wednesday, June 12 | 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
ARGENTINA’S MENDOZA – $30
With a dry climate and high average temperatures, Mendoza is by far the
largest of Argentina’s wine regions, producing around 70% of the country’s
wine. Fresh off our latest VINTAGES release, we’ll feature some of the grape
varieties grown in Mendoza, including cabernet sauvignon, malbec, syrah
Thursday, June 13 | 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
ITALY: OFF THE BEATEN PATH – $35
Discover Italian grapes that were once almost extinct but are now enjoying a
comeback. Plus, explore the intricacies of the Italian appellation system and
gain a better understanding of wine regions once considered rustic but now
the source of excitement in Italy.
Wednesday, June 19 | 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
ITALY’S WINES AND CHEESES – $45
For the gourmand: discover the diversity of Italian wines through a structured
tutored tasting that pairs some of Italy’s most renowned and also lesser-known
wines with luxurious cheeses. This popular class fills up fast, so don’t delay!
Wednesday, June 26 | 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
SOUTHERN RHÔNE– $40
With its Mediterranean climate, the southern Rhône is home to famous
red wines such as Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Gigondas, Côtes du Rhône and Tavel.
Join us this evening as we tour the region sampling some of its gems.
Thursday, June 27 | 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
SOUTH AFRICA – $30
Explore wines from South Africa and learn about the country’s regional
styles, grape varieties (such as pinotage and chenin blanc) and winemaking
techniques. Discover the latest wines from our release and why aficionados
all over the world are seeking the wines indigenous to this region.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 3 | 6:30 – 7:30 PM
FRESH-PICKED COCKTAILS – $30
Using ingredients picked fresh from the garden, we’ll create six cocktails inspired by nature. From fresh Strawberry Daiquiris to Cucumber Gimlets, you’ll be inspired by these recipes to head straight to the market.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 17 | 6:30 – 8:00 PM
CANADIAN CRAFT BREWS AND GOURMET HOT DOGS – $40
Beer and hot dogs is as natural a pairing as it gets. Sample six Canadian craft breweries’ beers paired with hot dogs made with only the finest ingredients and toppings. This is a great class for fun and easy entertaining ideas.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 31 | 6:30 – 7:30 PM
SCOTCH COCKTAILS FOR HOT SUMMER DAYS – $30
When you still want the taste of your favourite malt but the heat’s just too intense, why not try these six cool, refreshing cocktails that offer a taste of malt while keeping the temperature down? You may even find some new ways to enjoy an old favourite.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 14 | 6:30 – 7:30 PM
WHITES TO WHET YOUR WHISTLE – $30
When the heat is on, there’s nothing more refreshing than a cool glass of white wine. Sample from different grape varieties, and even some interesting blends, to find your favourite for a hot summer day or smouldering summer night.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 28 | 6:30 – 8:00 PM
BIG REDS FOR THE BBQ – $40
So, you still want to drink those big reds, even when the thermometer is boiling over? You might as well enjoy them with some great summer eats. Join BBQ Pitmaster Jules Mailloux as he pairs some of his famous smoked and grilled treats with those tasty big reds.
Matching food with drink shouldn’t be a mystery. Sip and sample in our highly informative Perfect Pairings seminars, and learn how easy it is to complement menus with wine, spirits and beer.
Includes a food-matching segment
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 class(es).