Wine Tasting

Whether you are hosting a casual in-home get-together or a business-related gathering, let The Winey Somm guide you through an interactive, fun and informative wine tasting. Rebecca’s unpretentious approach to the world of wine will leave you wanting to know more about this fascinating beverage. Consider the following wine tastings for your next team-building meeting, holiday party, wedding shower or birthday celebration. Feel free to inquire about a customized tasting to fit your needs.

The Winey Somm will provide the wine and appropriate glassware for tasting engagements. Food pairings can be arranged at an additional cost. Please contact The Winey Somm for more information.


WINE 101

This is an interactive and throughly enjoyable introduction to the world of wine with a professional sommelier! Wine needn’t be expensive or intimidating―a corkscrew and a little basic knowledge are all you need to enjoy the fruit of the vine. Let Rebecca teach you how to choose, store, and serve wine.

VARIETAL 101

Allow Rebecca to highlight characteristics of some of the most popular grape varieties in this information-packed tasting. Learn about the world's “noble grapes", including Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon.

THE WINE NEXT DOOR

Since Ontario wines are receiving critical acclaim on the global wine stage, it's time you took notice, too. Allow Rebecca to guide you through the very best of what Ontario has to offer. Wines to be tasted and discussed include Riesling, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Icewine.

50 SHADES OF RIESLING

Explore this diverse and fascinating grape variety! Enjoy a selection of some of the world's greatest Riesling wines. Explore the origins and styles of the wines, taste the difference "terroir" makes, and learn how to pair Riesling with food.


FOOD & WINE

While matching wine to your meal can be an extremely rewarding experience, it can also be confusing and overwhelming, especially when you're standing in front of a wall of wine deciding what to buy. Have no fear; The Winey Somm is here to help. Learn clear and straightforward tips that will have you pairing like a professional in no time.


The Winey Somm is Smart Serve certified, and strongly encourages responsible drinking!