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Vintages Classics Collection features some of the world’s most sought-after wines from internationally celebrated producers and regions. We are pleased to offer this opportunity to taste before you buy. This will include select products from our November and December Classics Collection, as well as fine products offered exclusively to event attendees. Start the evening with a sample of the magnificent Krug Grande Cuvée NV Champagne.

Taste the Classics

Monday, October 23, 2017

Royal Ontario Museum
100 Queen's Park
Currelly Gallery, Main Level
Main Entrance on Bloor St. West, Toronto (doors open at 6:00 p.m.)
Walk-around Tasting: 6:30 p.m.—9:00 p.m.

Ticket price: $150 per person

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Tickets available for ordering Thursday,
September 21, 2017 at 8:30 a.m.

Purchasing Event Products

An allotment of select products from November and December Classics Collections will be available to taste and purchase at the event.

Online Ticket Ordering

Our convenient online ordering system lets you place your ticket order and print your tickets prior to the event.

Phone Ticket Ordering

To place your ticket order call helloLCBO at 416-365-5900 or toll-free at 1-800-668-5226 (Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m.—6:00 p.m., Saturday 9:00 a.m.—6:00 p.m., except holidays).

Products poured at this event will be measured and some products may run out. Products will first be available to taste and/or order at the event. Attendance at an event does not guarantee that order requests by event participants will be filled, as products may be limited and/or may sell out. VINTAGES reserves the right to apply limits on any product in the interest of equitable distribution. Prices may change without prior notice.

In order to optimize the tasting experience for all participants, please refrain from wearing any cologne or perfume. Events are restricted to guests 19 years or older. Please drink responsibly. All ticket sales are final.

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WINE CLASSIFICATION SCORES SIZE (ML) SUGAR LCBO # PER-CUSTOMER LIMIT (BTLS)
AUSTRIA - WHITE WINE
SCHLOSS GOBELSBURG ZOBING RIESLING 2015 Kamptal, Austria WE 92 750 523191  
FRANCE – BORDEAUX - RED WINE
CHÂTEAU CANTEMERLE 2010 5e cru, AC Haut-Médoc, Bordeaux, France RP 94+ 750 XD 920561  
CHÂTEAU CLARKE 2010 AC Listrac-Médoc, Bordeaux, France JS 93 1500 XD 510529  
CHÂTEAU DUCRU-BEAUCAILLOU LA CROIX CUVÉE COLBERT 2014 AC Saint-Julien, Bordeaux, France 750 XD 523803  
CHÂTEAU LA LAGUNE 2010 3e cru, AC Haut-Médoc, Bordeaux, France RP 94 750 XD 200667 6
CLOS DU MARQUIS 2003 AC Saint-Julien, Bordeaux, France JS 93 750 XD 658278 6
DOMAINE DES SABINES 2014 AC Lalande de Pomerol, Bordeaux, France RP 91-93 750 XD 523308  
FRANCE – BORDEAUX - WHITE WINE
DOMAINE DE CHEVALIER CLOS DES LUNES LUNE D'ARGENT BLANC 2014 AC Pessac-Léognan, Bordeaux, France WS 93 750 XD 530642  
FRANCE – BURGUNDY - CÔTE DE NUITS - RED WINE
CHANSON GEVREY-CHAMBERTIN 2014 AC, Côte de Nuits, Burgundy, France WS 92 750 XD 525782  
FRANCE – BURGUNDY - CÔTE DE BEAUNE - RED WINE
ALBERT MOROT BEAUNE BRESSANDES 1ER CRU 2015 AC, Côte de Beaune, Burgundy, France VIN 91-93 750 XD 610584 2
ROCHE DE BELLENE SANTENAY BEAUREPAIRE 1ER CRU 1990 * AC, Côte de Beaune, Burgundy, France 750 XD 514414  
VINCENT GIRARDIN VIEILLES VIGNES SANTENAY 2015 AC, Côte de Beaune, Burgundy, France 750 XD 435552  
FRANCE – BURGUNDY - CÔTE DE BEAUNE - WHITE WINE
CHANSON MEURSAULT 2013 AC, Côte de Beaune, Burgundy, France WS 90 750 XD 525741  
REMOISSENET PÈRE ET FILS PULIGNY-MONTRACHET 2014 AC, Côte de Beaune, Burgundy, France BH 88-91 750 XD 534891  
FRANCE – BURGUNDY - RED WINE
BOUCHARD PÈRE & FILS SANTENAY 2015 AC, Côte de Beaune, Burgundy, France 750 XD 684647  
DOMAINE FRANÇOIS LUMPP GIVRY LA BRÛLÉES 1ER CRU 2015 AC, Côte Chalonnaise, Burgundy, France BH 88-91 750 XD 485011  
DOMAINE DU MEIX-FOULOT CLOS DU CHÂTEAU DE MONTAIGU MERCUREY 1ER CRU 2015 AC, Côte Chalonnaise, Burgundy, France JR 16.5 out of 20 750 XD 123927  
LOUIS JADOT SAVIGNY-LÈS-BEAUNE 2010 AC, Côte d'Or, Burgundy, France BH 87-89 750 XD 77560  
FRANCE – BURGUNDY - WHITE WINE
DOMAINE LOUIS MOREAU LES CLOS CHABLIS GRAND CRU 2014 AC, Burgundy, France WE 94 750 XD 423293  
DOMAINE PINSON FRÈRES LES CLOS CHABLIS GRAND CRU 2015 AC, Burgundy, France BH 90-92 750 XD 209049 6
CHANSON PÈRE & FILS CHASSAGNE-MONTRACHET 2014 AC, Côte de Beaune, Burgundy, France BH 89 750 XD 17566  
JEAN RIJCKAERT VERS CHÂNES VIEILLES VIGNES POUILLY FUISSÉ 2014 AC, Mâconnais, Burgundy, France WE 93 750 XD 523274  
FRANCE – CHAMPAGNE
CHARLES HEIDSIECK RESERVE ROSÉ CHAMPAGNE AC, France RP 93 750 D 409342  
GOSSET GRAND MILLÉSIME BRUT CHAMPAGNE 2006 AC, France RP 94 750 D 596973  
KRUG GRANDE CUVÉE BRUT CHAMPAGNE AC, France WS 97 750 XD 38562  
TARLANT CUVÉE LOUIS EXTRA BRUT CHAMPAGNE AC, France JS 93 750 XD 293811  
FRANCE – LOIRE - WHITE WINE
HENRI BOURGEOIS LA BOURGEOISE SANCERRE BLANC 2014 AC, Centre-Loire, Loire, France WE 93 750 XD 469148  
FRANCE – RHÔNE - RED WINE
CHÂTEAU D'AMPUIS CÔTE-RÔTIE 2013 AC, Northern Rhône, France RP 94+ 750 XD 398081 2
E. GUIGAL VIGNES DE L'HOSPICE SAINT-JOSEPH 2014 AC, Northern Rhône, France WS 94 750 XD 908889 2
M. CHAPOUTIER LES ARÈNES CORNAS 2014 AC, Northern Rhône, France RP 90 750 XD 244822  
MAS DE BOISLAUZON CHÂTEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE 2015 AC, Southern Rhône, France DEC 94 750 XD 244269 6
XAVIER LA RÉSERVE VII IX X CHÂTEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE AC, Southern Rhône, France RP 96 750 D 399790 3
FRANCE – RHÔNE - WHITE WINE
CHÂTEAU DE BEAUCASTEL CHÂTEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE BLANC 2015 AC, Southern Rhône, France RP 92-94 750 XD 932590 2
FRANCE – ALSACE - WHITE WINE
BARMÈS-BUECHER STEINGRUBLER RIESLING 2014 AC Alsace Grand Cru, Alsace, France WE 95 750 XD 523340  
GERMANY – PFALZ - WHITE WINE
ÖKONOMIERAT REBHOLZ GANZ HORN IM SONNENSCHEIN GG RIESLING 2015 Qualitätswein, Pfalz, Germany RP 94 750 XD 529164  
GERMANY – RHEINGAU - WHITE WINE
SCHLOSS JOHANNISBERG ROTLACK RIESLING KABINETT TROCKEN 2015 Qualitätswein, Rheingau, Germany RP 91 750 XD 523324  
ITALY – PIEDMONT - RED WINE
BATASIOLO BOFANI BAROLO 2010 DOCG, Piedmont, Italy WE 94 750 XD 349506 3
CUCCO CERRATI BAROLO 2011 DOCG, Piedmont, Italy WE 94 750 XD 526780  
E. PIRA CHIARA BOSCHIS MOSCONI BAROLO 2013 DOCG, Piedmont, Italy JS 96 750 XD 526681  
GIACOMO BORGOGNO & FIGLI RISERVA BAROLO CLASSICO 1998 DOCG, Piedmont, Italy RP 93 750 XD 26815 3
MAURO MOLINO GALLINOTTO BAROLO 2013 DOCG, Piedmont, Italy JS 95 750 XD 321737 3
PIO CESARE BAROLO 2013 DOCG, Piedmont, Italy JS 95 750 XD 736587  
VALLANA GATTINARA 2007 DOCG, Piedmont, Italy WE 94 750 XD 467282  
ITALY – SICILY - RED WINE
LE VIGNE DI ELI MOGANAZZI VOLTA SCIARA ETNA ROSSO 2013 * DOC, Sicily, Italy RP 92-94+ 750 XD 527424 2
ITALY – TUSCANY - RED WINE
CASANOVA DI NERI BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO 2012 DOCG, Tuscany, Italy WS 95 750 XD 85498 2
CASANOVA DI NERI TENUTA NUOVA BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO 2012 DOCG, Tuscany, Italy RP 96 750 D 85241 2
COLOMBINI PRIME DONNE BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO 2012 DOCG, Tuscany, Italy RP 94+ 750 XD 709733 3
CONTI COSTANTI BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO 2012 DOCG, Tuscany, Italy WE 98 750 XD 707216 2
CORTONESI POGGIARELLI BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO 2012 DOCG, Tuscany, Italy JS 95 750 XD 391284  
FATTORIA LA MASSA CARLA 6 2013 IGT Toscana, Tuscany, Italy RP 95 750 XD 532754 3
FONTODI FLACCIANELLO DELLA PIEVE 2013 IGT Colli Toscana Centrale, Tuscany, Italy RP 98 750 XD 963744 2
FULIGNI BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO 2012 DOCG, Tuscany, Italy WE 95 750 XD 245225 3
POGGIO AL TESORO DEDICATO A WALTER 2011 DOC Bolgheri Superiore, Tuscany, Italy JS 95 750 XD 109553 3
SAN FELICE POGGIO ROSSO RISERVA CHIANTI CLASSICO 2011 DOCG, Tuscany, Italy VIN 91+ 750 XD 902809  
TENUTA DI ARCENO ARCANUM 2009 IGT Toscana, Tuscany, Italy WS 94 750 D 402248 3
TOLAINI TENUTA MONTEBELLO PICCONERO 2011 IGT Toscana, Tuscany, Italy RP 93 750 XD 181784  
ITALY – VENETO - RED WINE
LE RAGOSE AMARONE DELLA VALPOLICELLA CLASSICO 2007 DOC, Veneto, Italy VIN 93 750 XD 700872  
ITALY – UMBRIA - RED WINE
LUNGAROTTI RUBESCO MONTICCHIO TORGIANO ROSSO RISERVA 2010 DOCG, Umbria, Italy JS 95 750 XD 51771  
ITALY – CAMPANIA - WHITE WINE
FIANO DI AVELLINO COLLE DEI CERRI RESERVE 2006 DOCG, Campania, Italy RP 93 750 XD 527572  
ITALY – VENETO - WHITE WINE
GINI LA FROSCA SOAVE CLASSICO 2014 DOC, Veneto, Italy JS 93 750 XD 528471  
PORTUGAL - RED WINE
MARITÁVORA OLD VINES GRANDE RESERVA 2014 DOC Douro, Portugal WE 93 750 XD 522318 6
QUINTA DE S. JOSÉ RESERVA 2013 DOC Douro, Portugal RP 94 750 XD 525808  
SPAIN - RED WINE
TORRES GRANS MURALLES 2010 DO Conca De Barberà, Penedès, Spain RP 93 750 D 378851 2
EL PUNTIDO 2011 DOCa Rioja, Spain DEC 97 750 XD 470609 2
UNITED KINGDOM – ENGLAND - SPARKLING WINE
HUSH HEATH BALFOUR 1503 CLASSIC CUVÉE BRUT SPARKLING Kent, England, United Kingdom DWWA Gold 750 XD 516542 3
AUSTRALIA - RED WINE
JOHN DUVAL ENTITY SHIRAZ 2014 Barossa, South Australia RP 92 750 XD 73056 6
SCHILD ESTATE LIMITED RELEASE MOOROOROO VINERYARD SHIRAZ 2013 Barossa, South Australia JS 95 750 XD 521088 6
NEW ZEALAND - RED WINE
ESK VALLEY WINEMAKERS RANGE SYRAH 2013 Gimblett Gravels, Hawkes Bay, North Island, New Zealand DEC 97 750 XD 533984 6
GREYWACKE PINOT NOIR 2014 Marlborough, South Island, New Zealand WS 93 750 XD 402651 12
ARGENTINA - RED WINE
CATENA ZAPATA NICASIA MALBEC 2013 Uco Valley, Mendoza, Argentina RP 96 750 XD 510941 3
IMPERFECTO 2012 * Uco Valley, Mendoza, Argentina RP 94 750 XD 516914 4
USA – CALIFORNIA - RED WINE
FAR NIENTE ESTATE CABERNET SAUVIGNON 2014 Oakville, Napa Valley, California JS 93 750 D 539098 12
FESS PARKER ASHLEY'S PINOT NOIR 2014 Santa Rita Hills, Santa Barbara County, California RP 92 750 XD 456749 6
HALL 1873 CABERNET SAUVIGNON 2013 Napa Valley, California RP 95 750 XD 534537 6
JOSEPH PHELPS FREESTONE VINEYARD PINOT NOIR 2014 Sonoma Coast, California RP 90 750 XD 128264 6
LA JOTA HOWELL MOUNTAIN MERLOT 2013 La Jota Vineyards, Napa Valley, California RP 94 750 XD 360859 6
MINER STAGECOACH VINEYARD CABERNET SAUVIGNON 2013 Napa Valley, California JS 95 750 XD 534420 6
RAYMOND GENERATIONS CABERNET SAUVIGNON 2014 Napa Valley, California RP 97 750 D 941492  
USA – WASHINGTON - RED WINE
L'ECOLE NO. 41 CABERNET SAUVIGNON 2013 Walla Walla Valley, Washington WS 92 750 XD 104356 12
DESSERT WINE
CHÂTEAU LES JUSTICES 2014 AC Sauternes, Bordeaux, France RP 91-93 375 S 524470  
SCHLOSS JOHANNISBERG GRUNLACK RIESLING SPÄTLESE 2015 Qualitätswein, Rheingau, Germany RP 93 750 S 523332  
DISZNOKO 5 PUTTONYOS TOKAJI ASZU 2008 Tokaj-Hegyalja, Hungary RP 96 500 S 452292  
FORTIFIED
GÉRARD BERTRAND LEGEND VINTAGE RIVESALTES 1969 AC, Roussillon, France 750 S 527895 1
SPIRITS - WHISKY
SPRINGBANK 18-YEAR-OLD CAMPBELTOWN SINGLE MALT Scotland WAD 88 700 235119 6
* Event Exclusive. This product will be offered exclusively to customers of the Classics tastings.
 
Scores:
BH:  burghound.com
DEC:  decanter.com
DWWA:  Decanter World Wine Awards
JR:  jancisrobinson.com
JS:  jamessuckling.com
RP:  robertparker.com
VIN:  vinous.com
WAD: whiskyadvocate.com
WE:  Wine Enthusiast
WS:  winespectator.com