New Meetup: This Saturday Nov 27th - Vintages BIG Mega Release California RED WINE Tasting

From: julian
Sent on: Tuesday, November 23, 2010 8:04 PM
Announcing a new Meetup for The Toronto Wine and Social Meetup Group!

What: This Saturday Nov 27th - Vintages BIG Mega Release California RED WINE Tasting

When: Saturday, November 27,[masked]:00 PM

Price: CAD10.00 per person

Where: Congress
4646 Yonge St (South fo Sheppard)
Toronto , ON

Why the short Notice???

Plain and Simple - I want to Taste these Wines and Take a few Home for the Holidays
&
Such an amazing Value

All the Wines are around $20 - YES - Hard to Find Many Vintages New Releases for Cali for these prices


Sooo

One Zin = 2008 Clos Du Val Zinfandel 2008 #590216 $22.95
One Pino = 2007 Macrostie Pinot Noir 2007 #674911 $24.95
One Cab = 2007 Ghost Pines Winemakers Blend Cab Sauvingnon #135376 $19.95
and
One Syrah = 2007 Perry Creek Syrah #201194 $19.95

***2007 was the GREAT California Vintages and a year that stands out for them***


Tastings Done in the Riedel Tasting Glass (shown in Photo)
Essential for evaluating the color, aroma, and taste of wine.
TIP THE GLASS ON ITS SIDE to appreciate the color, THEN ROLL IT to gather the aromas within its perfectly tapered bowl. In a conventional glass, only half the possible surface is reached by the liquid to show aroma intensity.
(if you havent Tasted from This Glass Before - You are In For a Treat - Aroma Like Never before)


Each person will get 2 oz of each Wine to Taste in the Riedel Tasting Glass.
Wine temp will be hopefully near 65 degrees - with the Bottles opened at least an Hour Before.
Bread will be served between Tastings to clear the Palate.
You can Drink or Spit.

The Establishment is Charging us a $10/bottle Corkage Fee

All that i am asking is that we Split the Costs
and Leaving it at $10 bucks each to be paid on site

**A No Show hurts as you can see I trying to make this very Cheap**
Please Only Say Yes if you have Saturday 5pm-6:30pm Free

All i ask from those coming is to TRY to Bring ONE Item from this List and $10 real change.
(when you say YES of you can indicante what you can bring along - it will Aid in the Tasting)

1-Blueberries
2-Chocolate Chips
3-Dr Pepper Cola - One Can
4-Cinnamon stick or powder
5-Date Square
6-Cut up Lemon
7-Fennel Seed
8-Cut up Green Pepper
9-Rose Water



Little about the Establishment
Congress Bar and Brassarie
4646 Yonge St (south of Sheppard)
Toronto
*free Parking in the Rear and on the side street on Saturday
*12inch Pizza $8/tax in
*1 pound Jumbo Wings with Huge Fries or Onion Rings $8/tax in

you can stay and have a bite to eat

BUT - They only take Cash or Debit - the owner doesnt belive in Paying a Fee to Credit Card Companies

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