Australian Regional Heroes
The Australian Consulate General and Wine Australia, Canada announces its cross-country 2007 tasting tour. The "Australian Regional Heroes" Tasting will debut in Vancouver, followed closely by Calgary, Montreal and Toronto in the month of September.
Vancouver: Tuesday, September 18th, at Rocky Mountaineer Station
Calgary: Thursday, September 20th, at Artists of the World
Montreal: Tuesday, September 25th, at The Montreal Science Centre
Toronto: Thursday, September 27th, at The Design Exchange
In each city, the trade tasting (by invitation only) will take place from 25 pm, followed by a consumer tasting from 6:309 in the evening. In addition, a trade seminar will be held in each city and further details will be available shortly.
The developing awareness of regionally distinct wines from Australia will be the theme of the autumn tastings. With a sampling of wines from specific regions or Geographic Indicators (GI's), the tasting will showcase wineries and producers who have blazed a trail for their region's identity through varietal choice and style, portraying a distinct sense of place. Gain a deeper understanding of Australian wine-growing regions through this unique tasting.
Tickets will be available for purchase through Ticketmaster starting July 30th.
As in the past, this event is by invitation and consumers will need to visit our website, www.wineaustralia.com/canada, to obtain their invitation before calling for tickets. There is a link to our website on Ticketmaster to assist with this.