LCBO Scottsdale Drive | 615 Scottsdale Drive, Guelph, Ontario
N1G 3P4 | (519) 823-5080
To register and purchase your tickets, please visit the Customer Service Desk
at the desired location. Please contact the participating store for details.
Spaces are limited so book your place soon. Participants must be 19 years of age
THURSDAY, APRIL 3 | 7:00 – 8:00 PM
AMARONE - RICH ITALIAN REDS – $40
Learn why wine connoisseurs world-over fall in
love with Amarone, the rich, delicious and complex
wine from Veneto, Italy. Join us as our expert
Product Consultant guides you through this unique
wine production of drying the grapes, known as
appassimento, to produce some of the most prized
wines in the world. Don’t delay – this class will
sell out quickly!
THURSDAY, APRIL 10 | 7:00 – 8:00 PM
EASTER TIME AND ONTARIO WINE – $30
As Easter approaches, it’s time to think about a
great meal and a great Ontario wine to match.
Tonight we share some exciting discoveries from
small-scale, cool-climate Ontario wineries.
These wines are versatile enough to be ideal sippers,
and ultimate companions for your Easter gathering.
Come and taste a selection of refreshing, exciting
and meal-friendly Ontario wines.
TUESDAY, APRIL 22 | 7:00 – 8:00 PM
WHAT’S YOUR GRAPE? – $30
Join us as we learn how to recognize the aroma
and flavour profiles of six classic varietals. Tonight
we feature a selection of three whites and three
reds – each distinct on the nose and palate. This is
an ideal class for those just starting to experiment
THURSDAY, APRIL 24 | 7:00 – 8:00 PM
BRING ON THE BUBBLES – $30
Not all sparkling wines are Champagne with a
capital “C.” Taste sparkling wines from all over
the world and learn how winemakers get those
bubbles in the bottle. You’ll discover how “bubbly”
from around the world compares with authentic
French Champagne. A fun and enjoyable night
that’s great for all.
THURSDAY, MAY 1 | 7:00 – 8:00 PM
KENTUCKY THOROUGHBREDS – $40
Join us as we gather to pay homage to the Kentucky
Derby, now in its 140th running, with American
whiskeys. Come out and meet these fine southern
spirits, including Kentucky Bourbon, and decide
which one makes it to your “Winner’s Circle”. This
whiskey tasting is well suited for both novices
and enthusiasts alike. Note: Fancy hat optional.
THURSDAY, MAY 8 | 7:00 – 8:00 PM
WINNING WINES FROM SOUTH AMERICA – $40
Wine enthusiasts around the world are turning to
the wines of South America for value, variety and
quality. Join us this evening as we discover award
winning wines from Argentina and Chile and discover
why the world loves South American wines.
THURSDAY, MAY 13 | 7:00 – 8:00 PM
GERMAN WINES: AN INTRODUCTION – $30
Join our knowledgeable Product Consultant as
he introduces you to the variety and versatility
of the wines of Germany. German wines offer an
exciting range of flavours, which makes them
exceptionally food friendly. Come discover the
delights of German wines, from crisp and dry to
THURSDAY, MAY 22 | 7:00 – 8:00 PM
ROAM THE RHÔNE – $40
Join us on a wine tasting tour of France’s Rhône
Valley to discover the diversity of such classics
as Châteauneuf-du-Pape and Gigondas – just
two of the spectacular wines produced there.
Register early as tastings of wines from this exciting
and robust wine region always fill up fast.
THURSDAY, MAY 29 | 7:00 – 8:00 PM
WHITE WINE DISCOVERIES – $30
Join us on a white wine adventure beyond the
familiar Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc where
you will experience other delicious and exciting
white grape varietals. Learn to embrace new aromas
and tastes from Muscat to Gewürztraminer to
Riesling and beyond. We will look, nose, sip and
assess these exciting wines. Come, be amazed
and enjoy the “other” white wines.
THURSDAY, JUNE 5 | 7:00 – 8:00 PM
WINES FROM DOWN UNDER – $30
Wine enthusiasts from around the world are
passionate about Australian wines. From buttery
whites, to bold reds, consumers are discovering
what makes Australian wines so enjoyable and
exceptional. This class is for all: wine aficionados,
novices, and those who just love to entertain, as
we will learn first-hand why wines from Down Under
come out on top.
THURSDAY, JUNE 12 | 7:00 – 8:00 PM
WHISKY & CHOCOLATES – $40
Explore the whiskies of Scotland, Ireland, Canada
and the United States. Taste the character of
these spirits made from malted barley, rye and/
or corn. Discover the similarities and celebrate
the differences of whisky from around the world.
Each whisky will be expertly matched by Rhéo Thompson Candies of Stratford. This class is a
terrific Father’s Day gift. It will sell out quickly!
THURSDAY, JUNE 19 | 7:00 – 8:00 PM
BLIND TASTING: WHO WILL WIN? – $40
Take part in a fun and exciting blind tasting and
test your knowledge of the same grape varietal
produced in two different worlds: Old World up
against its New World interpretation. Can you
tell the difference? Take the blindfold challenge,
surprise yourself and taste some of the best
wines available in the LCBO today.
THURSDAY, JUNE 26 | 7:00 – 8:00 PM
ONTARIO CRAFT BEER & BBQ – $30
Tonight we explore Ontario craft brews. As summertime
and the outdoors beckon, this is the perfect
opportunity to experience the diverse flavours and
styles of Ontario craft beer. Each will be matched
with delicious BBQ from Guelph’s own Borealis Grille & Bar. Now’s the time to fire up the barbecue and
enjoy some local beer.
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).
Seat reservation confirmed with purchase.