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Wine Appreciation 'Class' - Vin-formation #1 - Jan 26

Savvy Company

Saturday, January 26, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM (EST)

Wine Appreciation 'Class' - Vin-formation #1 - Jan 26

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Savvy Special: $135 before January 12 (save $20)
Price includes absolutely everything – wines, class handouts, lunch & restaurant gratuities & taxes
Ended CA$135.00 CA$0.00
Bring a Group! $500 for 4 people (Save $120 total)
It's fun to learn about wine with a group. Price includes everything – wines, class handouts, lunch & restaurant gratuities & taxes
Ended CA$500.00 CA$0.00
Regular ticket $155
Price includes absolutely everything – wines, class handouts, lunch & restaurant gratuities & taxes
Ended CA$155.00 CA$0.00

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Wine Appreciation 'Class'
Spend a day learning about wine with a Savvy Sommelier

Getting acquainted with wine is what this ‘class’ is all about. Your 'teacher' is Savvy Company’s Founder and accredited Sommelier – Debbie Trenholm.  She will lead you through a jam packed day learning the FUN-damentals of wine appreciation by sampling wines from every corner of the world. 

What better way to spend a cold January day!  Debbie makes learning about wine fun & will make sure that she covers all of the questions about wine that you have during this wine appreciation 'class' including: 

- wine tasting techniques

- speaking the wine lingo like a pro

- describing characteristics of a wine

- glassware and decanters – do they make a difference?

- serving wine - there is more to it than popping a cork!

- how to sabre a bottle of sparkling wine

- appreciating the different types and styles of wine

- buying wine – how to find good value wines to enjoy & tips on ones to stash away in your cellar

- deciphering a restaurant's wine list


And there will be firsthand learning of food and wine pairing techniques with a 3 course lunch at Novotel’s TRIO Restaurant.


This wine class was featured on's Weekly Wine Chat.



DATE: Saturday January 26th, 2013
TIME: class begins promptly at 10am & will run until 4 pm
LOCATION: Red Wine Room in the Novotel Ottawa Hotel, Ottawa

Advance Tickets Only
Savvy Special: $135 before January 12, 2013
Regular $155 per person

BRING A GROUP: $500 for a group of 4 friends (save $120 total)


This day will be fun for everyone - whether you are an expert or curious about the world of wine.  There is so much to learn about wine & Debbie will customize the day to make sure that everyone has a great learning experience.

Rave Reviews!

"This class was very relaxed, informative & Debbie set a good pace to learn
about the world of wines."
  - Cathy


"Debbie - you are an excellent teacher.  I learned that I like white wine!
Definitely a fun day."
- John


"Vinformation #1 was a Christmas gift given to us from our daughter.  It was a GREAT one at that! We learned so much from Debbie.  I'm looking forward to venturing to buy different wines at the LCBO & from restaurant wine lists.  
What a PERFECT day!"
- Sylvie & Pierre




Contact Savvy Company for more information about other Savvy Events
613.SAVVYCO (613.728.8926)


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When & Where

Novotel Hotel - Red Wine Room
33 Nicholas Street
Ottawa, Ontario

Saturday, January 26, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM (EST)

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Savvy Company

At Savvy Company, we specialize in creative social experiences by discovering the world of wine, craft beer & artisan cheese.

Planning a corporate event? We are proud that our team of Savvy Sommeliers & Cicerones receive rave reviews when we create & host networking, teambuilding & receptions.  Call on us to design something outstanding & memorable for your business & clients.

Having special occasion with friends & family?  Leave it to us to make it EXTRA special.  Simply call 613-SAVVYCO (728-8926) & we'll get started on designing a tasting event lead by a Sommelier or Cicerone....or a multi-coursee meal with WOW factor.

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We look forward to hearing from you!

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