LCBO CELEBRATES MOTHER’S DAY WITH EXCITING EVENTS AND PRODUCT OFFERINGS
Vintages Event lineup includes elaborate Pre-Mother’s Day brunch with wine industry superstars and lavish Gin event
LCBO Celebrates Mom with a curated product collection including new Canadian and International Gins, favourite Sparklers, and Rosés
April 25, 2018
This Mother’s Day, LCBO has all the gift ideas you need to toast and celebrate mom. Whether it’s treating her to a memorable Vintages event or gifting her something from our selection of flavourful gins, and classic sparkling or rosé wines, we’ve got customers looking to spoil mom covered.
The Vintages Event lineup begins on May 5 with an unforgettable culinary event, Connected by the Vine: Women in Wine. This exclusive brunch at famed Toronto restaurant George, treats guests to a structured wine tasting and dynamic discussion with female powerhouse winemakers and sommeliers. Guests include Master Sommelier Jennifer Huether, one of only 25 women worldwide to hold this title, and the women behind some of the world’s well-known wine houses including: Featherstone Estate Winery, Robert Mondavi, Champagne Taittinger, and Susana Balbo Wines.
On May 12, Vintages and the British Consulate General – Toronto, are hosting a one-of-a-kind gin discovery and tasting, Juniper Gardens: A UK Gin Revival. Guests at this distinctive ‘garden-party’ gin event at the striking Queen Richmond Centre West are sure to be delighted by an array of flavour profiles from some of the UK’s finest distilleries, while exploring the history and origin of this classic spirit. Customers are invited to visit www.vintages.com for more details on these exciting events.
From new gins to classic sparklers and rosés, customers looking to gift their moms something special need look no further than LCBO’s assortment of distinctive products. Highlights include:
· Tanqueray Malacca Gin: a sweeter citrus-forward gin
· Portobello Road No. 171 Gin: featuring traditional botanicals and spices
· Henkell Trocken Sparkling: a perfect sparkling for any Mimosa or wine cocktail
· Lily Sparkling Wine VQA: an Ontario sparkling for the mom who loves local
· Ogier Côtes Du Ventoux Rosé AOC: a lovely Rhône valley rosé
· Cono Sur Pinot Noir Rosé: a light and fruity sparkling rosé from Chile
· Gérard Bertrand Côte des Roses Rosé: a Vintages favourite in a beautiful rose-embossed bottle.
Upcoming Online Exclusives
Beginning in May and continuing through summer, online visitors will have the opportunity to shop from a collection of Canadian and UK gins available exclusively at LCBO.com. The assortment will include Cirka Gin Sauvage and St. Laurent Gin from Quebec, and Nova Scotia’s Steinhart Gin. Offerings from western Canada will include British Columbia’s Tempo Renovo Dry Gin and Alberta’s Eau Claire Distillery Parlour Gin. UK exclusives include Opihr Oriental Spiced Gin and Hendricks Orbium Gin.
For increased convenience, customers ordering on LCBO.com and through the LCBO mobile app can take advantage of next-business-day home delivery for orders placed Monday to Friday by 1 p.m.
The LCBO reminds customers to drink and socialize responsibly; visit lcbo.com/alwaystakingcare for hosting tips and mocktail recipes. Customers are also encouraged to return empty beverage alcohol containers (large and small glass bottles, PET plastic, Tetra Pak cartons, bag-in-box and cans) to The Beer Store for a full deposit refund.
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