Join Antoine Kreydenweiss from Alsace for interactive evenings of wine
tasting and pairing
TORONTO, Jan. 24 /CNW/ - On February 7 and 8, 2008, WineOnline.ca will
host an exciting wine tasting and pairing event with Antoine Kreydenweiss of
Domaine Marc Kreydenweiss. Flying into Canada from his vineyard in Alsace,
France, the world-renowned, inspired and visionary winemaker will discuss an
exclusive selection of the estate's rarities paired with a menu designed to
match each wine to perfection.
Thursday evening's events will be held at The Fine Wine Reserve located
at King and Spadina (directions are emailed to guests privately) with two
seatings at 6:00PM and 8:30PM. Catered by the reserve's executive chefs who
will craft a delightful morsel menu of fitting creations.
On Friday, Jamie Kennedy Wine Bar located at 9 Church Street will host
the evening with one main seating beginning at 8:00PM. Delectable wines will
be discussed and paired with a six-course menu by one of Canada's finest
Executive Chefs, Tobey Nemeth.
The city's top wine connoisseurs, sommeliers, critics and an exclusive
selection of WineOnline.ca clients are invited to this celebration of wine
tasting, pairing and informal discussion with Antoine from Domaine Marc
Critically acclaimed, "Domaine Marc Kreydenweiss exists on that
intriguing fault line between deeply traditional and the avant-garde." The
Kreydenweiss estate in the Alsace region of eastern France was originally
established in 1650, and has been in the family for over three and a half
In 1990, Marc Kreydenweiss converted the estate to 100% biodynamic
farming, a distinction shared by only a small number of wineries in the world.
An innovative technique, farming in this manner not only enhances the health
of the soil and disease-resistance of the vines, but the terroir character of
each wine becomes increasingly defined. The grapes are organically cultivated,
without pesticides or commercial fertilizers, and vineyard work is timed to
the cycles of the sun, moon and stars.
"The Kreydenweiss Estate produces some of the best structured,
well-integrated and balanced wines in the world," says WineOnline.ca founder,
Aaron Bick. "We are overjoyed to be hosting Antoine Kreydenweiss for these
events and are looking forward to two wonderful evenings of tastings, parings
Thursday evening tickets are $95 per guest for either the 6:00PM or
8:30PM seating. Friday evening tickets are $175 per guest for the 8:00PM
seating. Guests can RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Media who are interested in WineOnline.ca, the event, interviews, and
more information can inquire directly to Julia@lotusleaf.ca.
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