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DISCOVER TUTORED TASTINGS
 

LCBO Olde Oakville Marketplace | 321 Cornwall Road, Unit C120,
Oakville, Ontario | L6J 7Z5 | 905 845-8100

To register and purchase your tickets please go to the Discovery Tasting Centre in the store. Spaces are limited so book your place soon. Participants must be 19 years of age or older.

Please note that these tastings are 30 minutes in length unless otherwise stated.

APRIL

April 2 | 7:00 – 7:30 PM

BEER – $10

Tonight we will explore the craft of brewing and discover the wonderful diversity of beer. Join us for an exciting and educational tasting of beer styles from around the world. The glorious days of patio get-togethers and barbecuing are just around the corner. Join us in sampling a selection of beers perfect for entertaining.

April 10 | (Please contact store for available times)

SNEAK PEEK – VINTAGES PRE-RELEASE TASTINGS – $5

Try before you buy! Join our Product Consultant for an enjoyable evening sampling a selection of products from the upcoming VINTAGES release. This forum is also an excellent opportunity to discover highlights from the release. Do not delay – our Pre-Release classes sell out quickly!

April 14 | 7:00 – 7:30 PM

PRACTICALLY PERFECT PAIRINGS – $20

Dos and don’ts: sample three distinctly different food choices paired with what we consider the perfect wine, then taste them with diametrically opposed wines so you can see, and taste the difference. An essential course for developing the palate. This class includes a food matching segment.

April 22 | 7:00 – 7:30 PM

BRING ON THE BUBBLES – $20

Not all sparkling wines are Champagne with a capital “C.” Taste styles from all over the world and learn how winemakers get those bubbles in the bottle.

April 24 | (Please contact store for available times)

SNEAK PEEK – VINTAGES PRE-RELEASE TASTINGS – $5

Try before you buy! Join our Product Consultant for an enjoyable evening sampling a selection of products from the upcoming VINTAGES release. This forum is also an excellent opportunity to discover highlights from the release. Do not delay – our Pre-Release classes sell out quickly!

April 28 | 7:00 – 7:30 PM

WHAT’S YOUR GRAPE? – $20

One of the best ways to learn about wine is to taste it blind, without the influence of a price or label. Challenge yourself in this evening full of fun and surprises. This is an essential class for all wine lovers or if you are new to the world of wine and its many flavours and styles.

April 30 | 7:00 – 8:00 PM (ONE HOUR)

INTRO TO SINGLE MALTS – $35

From the Highlands to the Lowlands, from Islay to Campbeltown, each area produces a distinctive and unique spirit. Discover your favourite on a tasting tour of Scotland’s “water of life.” Sign up early as this very popular class sells out quickly!

MAY

May 6 | 7:00 – 7:30 PM

TRENDSETTING WITH ROSÉ – $20

With food or sipped on its own, rosé offers the freshness of a white with the structure of a red. Sample a selection of classic and trendsetting rosés from around the world. This is a perfect course for those planning spring get-togethers! This class includes a food matching segment.

May 8 | (Please contact store for available times)

SNEAK PEEK – VINTAGES PRE-RELEASE TASTINGS – $5

Try before you buy! Join our Product Consultant for an enjoyable evening sampling a selection of products from the upcoming VINTAGES release. This forum is also an excellent opportunity to discover highlights from the release. Do not delay – our Pre-Release classes sell out quickly!

May 12 | 7:00 – 7:30 PM

PASSPORT TO GERMANY – $20

Perfectly light and not always sweet, the wines of Germany offer an exciting range of flavours and great food versatility. Discover the diversity of styles that German wine regions offer, from the extra-dry to the wonderfully fruity. This class includes a food matching segment.

May 15 | 7:00 – 8:00 PM (ONE HOUR)

DISCOVER BOURBON – $35

Join us tonight for an introduction into the unique flavor and many styles of the American classic bourbon. Learn how this whiskey is made, and what sets it apart from the rest of the world’s whisky. This class includes a food matching segment.

May 22 | (Please contact store for available times)

SNEAK PEEK – VINTAGES PRE-RELEASE TASTINGS – $5

Try before you buy! Join our Product Consultant for an enjoyable evening sampling a selection of products from the upcoming VINTAGES release. This forum is also an excellent opportunity to discover highlights from the release. Do not delay – our Pre-Release classes sell out quickly!

May 26 | 7:00 – 7:30 PM

PASSPORT TO THE RHÔNE VALLEY – $20

From north to south, discover the diversity of Rhône wines. Classics such as Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Hermitage and Gigondas are just a few of the spectacular wines that are part of our tasting tour of this exciting wine region. This class includes a food matching segment.

May 29 | 7:00 – 8:00 PM (ONE HOUR)

SCOTCH – THE PERFECT FINISH – $35

Here’s a unique opportunity to sample some of Scotland’s finest finished malts. Discover a whole new range of flavours that ‘second barreling’ creates. Register now as this class is sure to sell out quickly!

JUNE

June 3 | 7:00 – 7:30 PM

STARTING A WINE CELLAR – $20

Want to start a wine cellar but don’t know where to begin? An expert Product Consultant explains proper cellaring techniques and provides valuable tips on selecting and maintaining a balanced wine collection.

June 5 | (Please contact store for available times)

SNEAK PEEK – VINTAGES PRE-RELEASE TASTINGS – $5

Try before you buy! Join our Product Consultant for an enjoyable evening sampling a selection of products from the upcoming VINTAGES release. This forum is also an excellent opportunity to discover highlights from the release. Do not delay – our Pre-Release classes sell out quickly!

June 9 | 7:00 – 7:30 PM

PASSPORT TO AUSTRALIA – $20

From big and bold red wines to ripe and buttery whites, discover what makes Australian wines so hot. A great class for wine novices and those who love to entertain. This class includes a food matching segment.

June 12 | 7:00 – 7:30 PM

GREAT BBQ WINES – $20

Discover the hottest wines to complement your barbecue. With light seafood or hearty steak, we have a variety of wines to match your menu. A must for those who love to entertain! This class includes a food matching segment.

June 17 | 7:00 – 7:30 PM

OLD WORLD vs. NEW WORLD WINE CHALLENGE – $20

Our Product Consultant will lead you through a unique tasting experience of a wide range of unidentified wines. You’ll discover key elements that help determine a wines origin. This is a great challenge for all levels of wine lovers.

June 19 | (Please contact store for available times)

SNEAK PEEK – VINTAGES PRE-RELEASE TASTINGS – $5

Try before you buy! Join our Product Consultant for an enjoyable evening sampling a selection of products from the upcoming VINTAGES release. This forum is also an excellent opportunity to discover highlights from the release. Do not delay – our Pre-Release classes sell out quickly!

June 23 | 7:00 – 7:30 PM

AND NOW FOR SOMETHING COMPLETELY DIFFERENT – $20

You already know Cabernet Sauvignons, Chardonnays, Merlots, and Pinot Grigios. How about trying some lesser known varietals? This will be a fun evening of discovering the flavours of some unique wines, and opening the doors to the thousands of other grape varieties.

June 25 | 7:00 – 8:00 PM (ONE HOUR)

PREMIUM SINGLE MALT SCOTCH – $50

Here’s a unique opportunity to sample some of Scotland’s rarest and finest malts. Enjoy an educational tasting of premium single malt and experiment with intriguing food pairings.


We reserve the right to cancel or postpone classes (in which case, participants will be notified and fully reimbursed or offered a credit). A refund or transfer is available up to five days before class(es) begin. No refunds or transfers for missed class(es).

 
     
 
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