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Saturday, 14 September 2019





Quality Inn & Conference Centre
424 Gregoire Drive
Fort McMurray, Alberta

There has to be something special in the fact that Grenache is the most planted grape varietal in the world.
Although planted all over the world, its plantings are heavily concentrated in France and Spain but gaining traction in Australia; there it has a completely different character.
Grenache is a favoured blending grape in many regions for its ability to add depth and complexity and blended or alone it makes many wonderfully food friendly wines.
These reasons alone make for a great evening of exploration into the wines of Grenache and the food it inspires. We are thrilled to invite you to the Quality Inn on September 14th to enjoy this bit of excellent “education”.


C261 L9917 Molina Canovas, Brut Nature Methode Traditional, NV
C252 L9361 Siete Pecados Garnacha, DO Campo de Borja,  2016

C257 L9625 La Mirada Al Sur Blanco, DO Cayatyud,   2017
C252 L9362 Siete Pecados Garnacha Selection, DO Campo de Borja,   2016
C260 L9851 Domaine des Trois Voies “Tri-Via”, AOP Corbieres,    2016
C260 L9539 Los Valetas Grenache blend, Val del Maule,    2015


1st Course: Grilled Mahi Mahi with Nicoise Salad.
2nd Course: Chilean Marinated Flank Steak with Grilled Corn Pico de Gallo
3rd Course: Lemon Granite
4th Course: Braised Lamb Shank with Herbed White Bean Cassoulet
5th Course: Chocolate Crème Caramel

C261 L9924 Val de Los Frailes Rosado, DO Cigales, 2017
C255 L9501 Pura Fe Garnache/Syrah, Maipo Valley,    2009
C261 L9925 Alquez de Sommos Garnache, Vinas Vieijas, DO Cayatyud,   2015
C230 L7970 Saoubis Vin de Liqueur Bisou de Mandelaere, NV



Member and First Guest
$155 per person

Additional Guest
$165 per person

Allergies and Special Requests: Please advise your Area Representative.

Cancellation: Refunds cannot be provided for cancellations received after Sept, 7th 2019.  

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Sept 20, 2019                         BBQ Forever
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January 11, 2020                    Around the World… of Wine
February 15, 2020                  The Perfect Valentine
March 14, 2020                      The Wines of Scotland
April 18, 2020                         Perfect Pairings
May 9, 2020                           That Vintage Malbec Thing…

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