News & Events

20 April 2020

Globe & Mail Centre, Toronto 12:30 - 4:00pm

Oregon Wine Trail: Trade Events

For the first year, the Oregon Wine Trail will welcome Washington State Wines, growing the show and making it a Northwest Wine Show. The day for Trade will be divided into two components: 

 

1. Oregon and Washington Master Class, 11:30am - 1:30pm

Master of Wine and Master Sommelier-led seminar (Bree Boskov MW and Chris Tanghe MS). Attendees will be led on a guided tour of the appellations, concise education outline and a selective, small number of wines. This event is only open to Trade & Media on a registration basis. 

 

2. Trade Tasting, 12:30 - 4:00pm

This is the main event where guests will partake in a walk-around tasting featuring 40+ producers from Oregon and Washington State.

 

Come find us at The Vine tables to taste some epic Oregon wines! We will be there with Stoller Family Estate and, for the first time, Chehalem Winery.

 

This is the first look of Chehalem, new Stoller vintages, and a chance to try Stoller's stunning 2017 vintage of the 'Reserve' Pinot Noir - available (in six-packs!) for pre-order with an estimated arrival in Spring 2020. Featuring: 

 

Stoller 2019 Rosé, Willamette Valley

Stoller 2019 'Dundee Hills' Chardonnay 

Stoller 2018 'Dundee Hills' Pinot Noir  *new vintage first look!*

Stoller 2017 'Reserve' Pinot Noir

Chehalem 2017 'Chehalem Mountains' Pinot Gris

Chehalem 2017 'Chehalem Mountains' Pinot Noir

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2 March 2020

Fairmont Ch√Ęteau Laurier, Ottawa 1:00 - 4:30pm

Taste Ontario: Ottawa

It's hard to put into words what makes the VQA Wines of Ontario unique. But the vintners who craft them and the experts around the world who praise them are willing to try. Ontario winemakers are talking more and more about the appellations - telling the story of our place. Come and experience Riesling, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Cabernet Franc and more from over 40 Ontario VQA wineries. 

 

Discover and fall in love with the wines that are on your doorstep. 

 

Admission is complimentary by registration only and reserved for media and members of the hospitality trade. Go to tasteontarioottawa.eventbrite.ca to RSVP.

 

Stop by to say hi at the Cave Spring table! We'll be pouring: 

 

Cave Spring 2013 'CSV' Blanc de Blancs

Cave Spring 2017 'CSV' Riesling

Cave Spring 2018 'CSV' Chardonnay

Cave Spring 2017 Cabernet Franc 'Estate'

 

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Taste Ontario: Ottawa Taste Ontario: Ottawa

24 February 2020

Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto 1:00 - 4:30pm

Taste Ontario: Toronto

It's hard to put into words what makes the VQA Wines of Ontario unique. But the vintners who craft them and the experts around the world who praise them are willing to try. Ontario winemakers are talking more and more about the appellations - telling the story of our place. Come and experience Riesling, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Cabernet Franc and more from over 40 Ontario VQA wineries. 

 

Discover and fall in love with the wines that are on your doorstep. 

 

Admission is complimentary by registration only and reserved for media and members of the hospitality trade. Go to tasteontariotoronto.eventbrite.ca to RSVP.

 

Stop by to say hi at the Cave Spring table! We'll be pouring: 

 

Cave Spring 2013 'CSV' Blanc de Blancs

Cave Spring 2017 'CSV' Riesling

Cave Spring 2018 'CSV' Chardonnay

Cave Spring 2017 Cabernet Franc 'Estate'

 

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Taste Ontario: Toronto Taste Ontario: Toronto

7 November 2019

Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto 6:30 - 9:00pm

Napa Valley Vintners: Consumer Tasting

Join us for this event presented by the Napa Valley Vintners association and LCBO VINTAGES. Taste through a range of premium wines from the Napa region, with first priority to purchase many of these exclusive wines. Details to follow, so watch this space!

 

We will be pouring a fantastic lineup of premium wines from The Vine, featuring Cabernet Sauvignon from iconic Clos du Val and Groth Winery; Zinfandel from Storybook Mountain and Turley Wine Cellars; and top sparkling cuvées from Schramsberg.

7 November 2019

Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto 2:00 - 5:00pm

Napa Valley Vintners: Trade Tasting

Taste through a range of premium wines from the Napa region, with first priority to purchase many of these exclusive wines. Details to follow, so watch this space!

 

We will be pouring a fantastic lineup of premium wines from The Vine, feat:

   Clos du Val

   Groth

   Storybook Mountain

   Schramsberg

24 September 2019

The Parlour Restaurant, Toronto 2:30-4:30pm

New Zealand. Naturally: Trade Tasting

Please join us as we explore what sustainability means to New Zealand while also tasting organic, biodynamic, natural, orange and low-intervention wines (as well as new vintages).

 

The Vine is thrilled to be pouring Loveblock wines with co-founder and winemaker, Kim Crawford. Come chat with Kim about your favourite Loveblock wines (Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris) next to some of his more esoteric adventures (Sauvignon Gris, the much-anticipated 'ORANGE')! 

New Zealand. Naturally: Trade Tasting

23 August 2019

E-Offer: Order by 6 September 2019

Castello dei Rampolla: Annual E-Offer

The Vine presents our Annual Offer from the iconic Castello dei Rampolla. This is a deep dive into the portfolio of this prolific biodynamic producer located in Panzano-in-Chianti. This range of wines is only available from the wineries' vaults once a year and the back-vintages are exclusively available during this offer.

 

Rampolla produces Chianti Classico/Riserva; two Super-Tuscans, 'Sammarco' and 'd'Alceo,' and 'Santa Lucia Sangiovese,' a 100% Sangiovese made in clay amphora without the use of sulfites. 

Castello dei Rampolla: Annual E-Offer