Upcoming Events at Legacy Liquor in Southeast False Creek
Upcoming Tastings and Events at Legacy Liquor Store in Southeast False Creek: All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted!
These are some great events.
JAMESON IRISH WHISKEY TASTING
Friday, 4-7 pm 03/11/2011
Getting your St. Patty’s day on this weekend? Then don’t forget this Irish staple – Jameson whiskey. Today, 220 years after John Jameson opened the doors of his distillery in Dublin, Jameson is the fastest growing whiskey in the world and the world’s leading Irish whiskey brand, distilled in Midleton, Co. Cork. With every Jameson purchase, get a free VIP entrance to Doolin’s Irish Pub!
SKILLOGALEE WINE TASTING
Saturday, 2-6 pm 03/12/2011
Sparkling Riesling (NV)
Clean, fresh, Clare-fruit lemony aromas with lovely bright, crisp flavours and revitalising structure that brings a smile to the sparkles and an uncomplicated pleasure in the wine.
Skillogalee has nominated by Gourmet Traveller “Wine” Magazine as one of Australia’s Top Ten Riesling producers. The 2010 vintage continues the proud tradition – zingy lime and lemon citrus with some mineral notes and a lingering crisp, dry finish – ideal on its own or with seafood.
2008 Trevarrick Riesling
•WBM 1 in 100 Wine December 2008
•Gold Medal Clare Valley Wine Show 2008
“This dramatic Riesling is one of the most stunning wines made from this variety this vintage. It tastes like very pure green apple skin and lemon blossom, with mouth-consuming minerality and phenomenal length. It will mature for decades with effortless precision” – 96 points – Tyson Stelzer
MADHOUSE WIFE CHARDONNAY AND KESTREL LADY IN RED WINE TASTING
Sunday, 2-6 pm 03/13/2011
Don’t miss this tasting with two lovely ladies on the label! An opportunity to try a great Washington producer and a good value white wine!
KISS ME I’M IRISH!
Thursday, 4-7 pm 03/17/2011
Legacy celebrate all things Irish (booze, that is) with this Irish themed tasting – Guinness, Bushmill’s Black and a little Bailey’s for dessert!
STEALTH VODKA CRANTINIS
Friday, 4-7 pm 03/18/2011
Stealth Vodka is distilled four times for a clean, smooth taste. Served neat or with your favourite mixer (in this case, Cranberry juice!), Stealth Vodka is an outstanding value at 24.75.
MOLSON M TASTING
Saturday, 2-6 pm 03/19/2011
Molson M is precision brewed with a gentler process which helps retain the hop flavour and preserve the subtle flavours created by the yeast during fermentation. A most drinkable lager.
LICOR 43 TASTING
Sunday, 2-6 pm 03/20/2011
Licor 43 is a smooth Spanish temptation..made according to a secret formula where only natural ingredients are used. 43 carefully selected fruits and herbs from the Mediterranean basin combine to create a smooth versatile liqueur, with citrus and vanilla essence.
LEGACY LIQUOR STORE PRESENTS: AN EVENING WITH TWENTY SOMETHING THEATRE
Thursday, 6-9 pm 03/24/2011
FESTIVAL STYLE TASTING $28 (HST INC) CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS AND MORE INFORMATION
Legacy is pleased to announce the first of four Charity Tastings that will take place in 2011. Net proceeds from ticket sales are donated to Twenty Something Theatre, a Vancouver based independent theatre company dedicated to producing contemporary theatre that is provocative, edgy and relevant to a young generation. They are a not-for profit registered Charity. With your ticket purchase we invite you to come sample the many different products being poured at this festival tasting. Food pairings are provided as well. Please join us for what is sure to be a memorable evening!
LEGACY CELEBRATES THE START OF THE PLAYHOUSE WINE FESTIVAL
Friday, 4-7 pm 03/25/2011
Legacy celebrate Playhouse with a weekend of wine tastings focused on the regions and producers of the festival. Friday evening, enjoy the wines of Telmo Rodriguez, a pioneering viticulturist and winemaker from Spain. We will be sampling the LZ, a Rioja and the Vina 105, a wine from the region Cigales.
TAYLOR FLADGATE PORT TASTING
Saturday, 2-6 pm 03/26/2011
The Global focus of this year’s festival is fortified wines, so we’re rounding out the weekend with some delicious stickies. First up: The Late Bottle Vintage from Taylor Fladgate, an excellent after dinner drink. Try with chocolate or blue cheese.
LUSTAU SHERRY SAMPLING
Sunday, 2-6 pm 03/27/2011
The maligned fortified wine Sherry needs a comeback, and we support the cause! Sample the delicious briny Fino Sherry or the nutty, raisiny Moscatel.
Thursday, 4-7 pm 03/31/2011
Did you know that 62 years today Newfoundland became part of Canada? Did you also know they make fruit wine? Rodrigues Winery uses lowbush Newfoundland Berries to create this rich, semi-sweet wine. It’s also Kosher!
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