You don't have to be a wine expert to have fun with wine. Tastings are a great way to entertain friends, colleagues and clients. They allow you to explore several wines at once, something that's harder to do on your own.
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Feel lost when you are handed a wine list or walk into your local wine store? Wine Basics Ontario will give you the confidence you need when buying wine. Learn how to taste like a pro and then apply what you have learned as we explore some classic varietals.
The Blind Wine Game
Get your competition hat on in this fun and interactive wine game. Taste the wine and guess the grape and region it is from. Don't worry, you will be given great guidance along the way. And there is a prize for the winner! Great for team-building or client entertaining.
Ever wonder if there really is a difference between Chardonnay from Burgundy and Chardonnay from California? In this tasting, we will pick one grape and explore how it tastes when it is made in different wine regions around the world.
Ontario - Our Own Backyard
Wine grapes have been grown in Ontario since 1811. A lot has changed since then. Experience the great wines that are being produced in Ontario. From Riesling to Chardonnay to Cabernet Franc, Ontario is now making world-class wines.
There are thousands of grape varietals in the world. Italy alone is home to more than 2,000 indigenous wine grapes. Explore some of the world's lesser-known, but still delicious, wines: Moschofilero, Falanghina, Gruner Veltliner and Bonarda are a few of the wines that we might try in this outside-the-box tasting.