We invite you to join us!
Thursday March 20 - Taste 3 Remarkable Terroirs
Calling all BC & Nova Scotia wine lovers! Join us for our first ever Taste & Buy event featuring the highly acclaimed husband & wife winemaking team: Peter Gamble & Ann Sperling.
We are excited to invite you to the first-of-its-kind Taste & Buy event in Ottawa featuring Canada’s leading winemaking husband & wife team – Peter Gamble & Ann Sperling - who will be showcasing their winemaking talent by sharing with you wines that they have crafted at Sperling Vineyards of British Columbia, Benjamin Bridge Winery of Nova Scotia & their Old Vines Malbecs from their estate in Argentina - Versado Wines.
This dynamic duo has been referred to by Wine Access Magazine as
“the power couple of Canadian winemaking.”
Location: Britannia Yacht Club, Ottawa
Advance tickets: $25 - Your ticket price will be deducted from your purchase of a mixed case of wine from either Sperling or Benjamin Bridge wineries.
Saturday March 22 - Cheese FUN-damentals 'Class'
This is every cheese lover’s dream – join us for a fun-filled day with our Cheese Sommelier Vanessa Simmons. Nibble & nosh all day as Vanessa introduces you to cheeses from around the world, share stories about cheesemakers & show you the ‘whey’ as you learn cheese-y lingo, how artisan cheese is made, tips on buying cheese. . . and loads more!
To top it all off, your tastebuds will be put to the ‘test’ by sampling wines & craft beers to decide which really is the best pairing with cheese.
Location: MUST Kitchen & Wine Bar - Ottawa
Savvy Special: $140 before March 15 (reg $155). Includes everything as well as gourmet lunch
Thursday April 10 - County in the City
They’re baaaaack! For the 3rd year in a row, Savvy Company is hosting County in the City. This Taste & Buy event gives you the opportunity to meet the dynamic people who are involved in growing ‘The County’. There are so many delicious discoveries awaiting you – and the best part is that ‘The County’ is only 3 hours from Ottawa!
Location: Canada Agriculture & Food Museum located on the Central Experimental Farm - Ottawa
Savvy Special: $55 before April 4th (regular $65).
Bring a foursome of friends for $200
Looking ahead to June...
Saturday June 7 - Importing Wine, Beer & Spirits for Pleasure & Profit Seminar
"As Canadians' thirst for more diversity in the alcoholic beverages that they consume, this presents a very real opportunity for new agents & importers", states seminar leader Steven Trenholme.
Join us for this day-long seminar to learn about the dynamics of importing wine, craft beers & spirits into Canada. And Steven knows the ins & outs! Based in Toronto, he has over 30 years experience in working in various capacities including managing a national sales agency, brand manager of Mosel wines in Germany, consulting to Wines of South Africa & SABMiller.
DATE: Saturday June 7th
LOCATION: Old Mill Inn, Toronto