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Trade & Press Only Exclusive: Valpolicella & Prosecco Superiore Tasting

October 10, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Town Hall Brands is pleased to invite you to:

Valpolicella and Conegliano Valdobbiadene Prosecco – The Great Beauty Trade Tasting
Hosted by The Consortia of Valpolicella and Prosecco Superiore

This is an exclusive Trade & Press Only Wine Tasting from among these regions’ most exceptional recent vintages.

For those looking to expand their portfolio, there is a Buyers-Only hour from 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM, prior to the Trade and Media Tasting from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM, giving you one-on-one time with each producer.

Participating wineries include: BORTOLOMIOL, CANEVEL, CANTINA VALPANTENA VERONA, CANTINE VEDOVA, LA TORDERA, LE CONTESSE, LE RUGHE, NOVAIA, SARTORI DI VERONA, SOMMARIVA, SORELLE BRONCA, TENUTE FALEZZA, ILATIUM, RINO SARTORI and VIGNETI DI ETTORE.

There are three components to this event:

  1. Buyers Only Hour
  2. Trade and Media Walk Around Tasting
  3. A pre-screening exam and tasting to win the chance to fly to Verona, Italy and participate in the Valpolicella Education Program (VEP)

Please find further information and RSVP details below:

BUYERS HOUR: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Buyers please RSVP at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/buyers-only-hour-valpolicella-prosecco-superiore-tasting-tickets-48256829476

Password: venetobuyers2018

TRADE & MEDIA TASTING: 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Trade & Media please RSVP at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/trade-walk-around-tasting-valpolicella-prosecco-superiore-tickets-50098869066

Password: veneto2018

CONTEST! Pre-Screening Exam and Tasting 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. You could win a chance to participate in the Valpolicella Education Program in VERONA! 

We have an exciting opportunity for you to take part in a contest (a pre-screening exam and tasting), for an opportunity to travel to Italy and take the program to become a new Valpolicella Wine Specialist!

Consorzio Valpolicella is hosting a pre-screening contest during the Valpolicella and Conegliano Valdobbiadene Prosecco – The Great Beauty trade tasting in Vancouver. The winner will fly to Verona, Italy and participate in the Valpolicella Education Program (VEP) in January 2019.

The pre-screening contest is on October 10, at 2:00 pm in the Grouse Room of the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel and will be structured as follows:

  • First Part: 30 mins, written essay about Valpolicella territory and its wines (Valpolicella region, its grapes and its wines will be the subjects)
  • Second Part: 10/15 mins, a blind wine tasting for the top 5 competitors of the first part.

One winner will be announced during the Trade Tasting. More detailed information and FAQ in the registration link below: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/valpolicella-vep-exam-grouse-room-tickets-50100503956. Password: ValpoExam2018.

Note: This exam is open to media and trade members of all levels: sales agents, sommeliers, retailers, and restaurateurs.

Details

Date:
October 10, 2018
Time:
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Town Hall Brands

Venue

Coast Coal Harbour Hotel
1180 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, BC V6E 4R5 Canada
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