Join us at Marquis Wine Cellars on Wednesday, August 30th from 4:30pm – 7:30pm, as we host an exclusive tasting and release of the new vintage of one of BC’s most iconic wines, Black Hills' Nota Bene.
Graham Pierce, the winemaker at Black Hill Estate Winery and President Glenn Fawcett will be in store to pour the wines and to answer your questions.
Graham is a veteran of the BC hospitality and wine industry having worked in several Vancouver restaurants before moving to Kelowna to become the Culinary Director at Summerhill Pyramid Winery. After his stint at Summerhill, Graham moved to Mount Boucherie and became the assistant winemaker before taking of the head winemaking position in 2003. In 2008 Graham became the winemaker at Black Hills and has been crafting premium wines at Black Hills ever since.
Glenn, President of Black Hills Estate Winery, is a successful entrepreneur with a career spanning over 25 years in the wine, travel, entertainment and hospitality industries. He is well known through his previous ownership of “Bust Loose Holidays”, a very successful tour company providing holiday packages to sun destinations for University students in Canada.
We will be pouring a great lineup of wines, which will include the following:
- Alibi 2016 (Sauvignon, Semillon blend)
- Viognier 2016
- Chardonnay 2015
- Syrah 2015
- Nota Bene 2015
Marquis Wine Cellars would like to thank Lone Tree Cellars for the opportunity to host this tasting.
COST: FREE, BUT RSVP REQUIRED