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Does BC Have a Wine Identity?

April 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am

A panel of esteemed academics and industry leaders will guide a tasting of BC and international wines to generate phrases and descriptors that evoke the wine’s typicity and regional identity. Wine is a cultural product representing a place of origin. What can BC learn from the world’s iconic regions? Does BC have or need a unified wine identity? What does the future hold for BC’s wine image globally? In partnership with UBC Wine Research Centre Introduction by: Katarina Vucic Moderator:…

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Defining the Root of BC Terroir

April 26 @ 1:30 pm - 3:15 pm

This masterclass features 11 British Columbia wines from across the province. Panelists will take a deeper dive into the unique growing conditions of each region’s distinct terroir. The discussion will touch on what BC winegrowers are doing in the face of climate change to continue making exciting quality wines with a sense of place, from terroir that cannot be found anywhere else in the world. Moderators: Maude Renaud-Brisson; Christina Hartigan Panelists: Charlie Baessler, Garron Elmes, Justin Hall, Jim Faulkner, Richard…

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Southern Exposure

April 27 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

South America contributes some 10% of the world’s wine, yet for many it remains a relative mystery. This magical part of the southern hemisphere boasts a range of grapes, wine styles, interpretations, and breadth. Led by Master Sommelier Evan Goldstein, this seminar explores both the rich history and the modern innovation and renaissance of criolla classics shaping the contemporary identity of this diverse and seminal eno-titan. Moderator: Evan Goldstein MS Panelists: Rafael Boscaini, Marcos Carrau, Marina Castillo, Salome Hopkins, Martin…

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A Tale of Two Terroirs

April 28 @ 9:30 am - 11:15 am

Argentine and Chilean viticulture have been defined by the influence of two great forces of nature: the Andean breezes and the heights of the Andes in Argentina; and the winds from the cold Pacific Ocean in Chile. In this seminar, we will taste how these forces of nature influence the flavours and character of some of the most important wines from this corner of the world. Moderator: Patricio Tapia Panelists: Pablo Aranda, Cecilia Carrasco, Laura Catena, Germán Di Césare, Marie-Hélene…

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California Wines: An Era in the Making

April 28 @ 9:30 am - 11:15 am

California’s unique geology, soil, and climate combine to create complex and expressive wines. Leading educator Elaine Chukan Brown unearths the secrets behind the region’s complex and distinctive wines, sharing how California’s wine industry is committed to creating a sustainable future. Discover the science behind the soil, explore California’s rich geology and exceptional climate, and taste what makes California wine so unique. Moderator: Elaine Chukan Brown Sponsored by California Wines Featured wines: RAEN Pinot Noir, Sonoma Coast 2019 WALT Pinot Noir,…

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