Written By Treve Ring Libations / Wine Events Apr 13, 2012 Malbec World Day Celebrations SHARE VIA: Facebook Twitter PinterestTuesday, April 17 2012 is the date for this year’s Malbec World Day, an international celebration of Argentina’s iconic red wine. Wine lovers are invited to join us at FREE tastings hosted by local wine retailers in the days leading up to the event, and on Malbec World Day itself. More than 40 countries around the globe will host events for the 2012 Malbec World Day.Each of the upcoming Malbec World Day events will feature at least 6 Argentinean Malbecs. Events will be held at the following locations:Saturday, April 14Marquis Wine Cellars Downtown Vancouver – @MarquisWineCellEverything Wine – North Vancouver, Langford & Surrey @EwineNV @EWineVictoria @EWineMxLiberty Wine Merchants Point Grey & Commercial Drive @LibertyMerchantSunday, April 15Legacy Liquor Store Olympic Village, Vancouver @LegacyLiquorJohn B. Liquor Store, Coquitlam @JohnBPubTuesday, April 17BCLDB Signature Store at 39th & Cambie, Vancouver @BCLiquorStores In Victoria, there is a consumer tasting at The Union Club on April 17 from 6:30-8:30pm. There will be 30 wineries, live music and food for guests. Tickets are $29 and are available by calling The Union Club.The Union Club 805 Gordon Street Victoria (250) 384-1151 Malbec World Day Tuesday, April 17 2012 #MyMalbecWorldDay @ArgentinaWineCA # # #About Malbec World Day: An initiative of the Wines of Argentina consortium of producers, Malbec World Day is dedicated to establishing Argentinean Malbec as the indisputable benchmark of the varietal around the world. Special activities, wine tastings, and celebrations are organized in many countries to honour the iconic Argentinean grape. The success of the first Malbec World Day in 2011 has inspired Wines of Argentina to make the event an annual occurrence.www.winesofargentina.orgBCMalbecWine SHARE VIA: Facebook Twitter Pinterest Written By: Treve Ring Treve Ring is a wine writer, editor, judge, consultant and certified sommelier, and has been with EAT Magazine for over a decade.\r\n\r\nIn addition to her work with EAT, she is a Wine Critic and National Judge for ... Read More You may also like Events / Food News / Places April 28, 2021 CITY EATS May|June 2021 At press time, restaurants, pubs, bars and food courts remain closed for indoor dining. One silver lining is that the weather is warming up and more ... Read More Food Events / Food News September 18, 2019 EAT Buzz Up-Island & Tofino September|October 2019 The Buzz Up-Island It’s high time for festival season! I anticipate this time of the year all year long when fresh produce is in abundance, ... Read More Food Events / Food News July 3, 2019 EAT Buzz Up-island & Tofino July|August 2019 The Buzz Up-island July 2019 “First we EAT, then we do everything else”(M.K.Fisher) – at least I do anyway. Never short of ... Read More Events / Food News / Places June 27, 2019 City EATS July|August 2019 Summertime means eating al fresco, whether on one of our city’s many lovely outdoor patios or packing a picnic and heading to a park or ... Read More Events / Food News / Places May 3, 2019 City EATS May 2019 Summer is on the way! This seems like a good time to remind you about Victoria’s incredible small batch ice cream and frozen treat makers, just in ... Read More Events / Food News / Places May 3, 2019 The Buzz Tofino May 2019 16th Tofino Food & Wine Festival — 20 top chefs, 75 wineries and 21 breweries to indulge on June 7th – 9th. Friday kicks off The Cocktail ... Read More Comments are closed.