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Shades of Sherry

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February 28, 2018
3:15 pm - 4:45 pm


VCC West, meeting room 110
1055 Canada Place
Vancouver, BC Canada
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Ticket Status: Sold Out

From pale and dry to dark and syrupy, there’s a Sherry for every occasion. With wine lovers, restaurants and bartenders rediscovering this amazingly diverse product, we’ll explore the unique conditions of Andalucía, its soil, its grapes, and its legendary soleras that create this wonderful range of wines.

“For anyone who loves Sherry…or who only refers to it as “Grandma’s tipple”, this Masterclass is for you! Discover the many SHADES OF SHERRY, it’s unique identity and it’s diverse range of expressions. Uncover its exceptional versatility in food pairing and why it should be a must on every self-respecting wine list! A bartender’s muse, Sherry inspires creative cocktails for ever palate. Indeed, the Sherry Renaissance has swept across Europe and other culinary meccas of the world… what are you waiting for Vancouver? Don’t miss out on this essential Masterclass for anyone in the trade.”
Lara Victoria

Moderator: Lara Victoria DipWSET

Featured wines:

Bodegas Alvear Fino NV

González Byass
Fino – Tio Pepe NV
Apostoles – Palo Cortado NV
Noe – Pedro Ximénez NV

Bodegas Lustau
Manzanilla Pasada de Sanlucar NV
Los Arcos – Amontillado NV
Don Nuño – Oloroso NV
East India Solera NV

Wines subject to change

Trade events are available only to those in the wine, restaurant and hospitality industries who buy, sell, serve or market wine in their business. Registration is required.

Must be 19 or older (No Minors) to attend Vancouver International Wine Festival events. Two pieces of ID are required. Infants and babies are not permitted.