Game Of Rhones Feb. 15, 2018Cost: $95 IWEG Drinks Academy - Downtown
211 Yonge St., Ste. 501, Toronto, ON M5B 1M4
February 15th, 7pm to 9pm. Hosted by Bruce Wallner, Master Sommelier.
The Rhone Valley in France delivers a wealth of truly outstanding wines, while the California Rhone Rangers and the Grenache Syrah Mouvedre / Mataro (GSM) blends of Australia's Barossa Valley have gained huge momentum. But whose are the best? Led by Bruce Wallner MS, come and taste a spectacular flight of wines and you be the judge.
About Bruce Wallner:
Master Sommelier Bruce Wallner, is the founder and director of The Sommelier Factory. Originally designed to help Sommeliers prepare for the MS exam and for world competitions, The SommFactory now trains industry professionals to become Certified Sommeliers and helps wine loving consumers to access and enjoy better wines.
Previously, Bruce spent 12 years as the Head Sommelier of Palazzo Versace and Hotel du Vin. He was certified as Master Sommelier in London, November 2009. In 2012, Bruce Wallner was named as Ontario’s Best Sommelier and served as official trainer for Team Canada during the historic run of successful competitions in Canada, Brazil and Japan. He looks forward to sharing with IWEG students why he believes wines from Southern Rhone offer great value, and wines from Northern Rhone touch the soul.