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WWS Educational Events 

Across the country, WWS hosts many exciting events during the month of May. To register for any of these events, go to the WWS Events Calendar.

Portland: Boedecker Cellars Pinot Noir Tasting

Monday, June 6, 2016 - 6:30PM Until 8:30PM

Explore the nuances of soil, elevation, climate and aging on Pinot Noir from Boedecker. Cheese and charcuterie, including pate and salmon mousse, will be served. Athena Pappas, passionate winemaker and co-owner at Boedecker, will share her knowledge and insight about the Pinot Noir wines she loves so much.
Boedecker is graciously offering 10% off their wines throughout the evening.
This will be a "membership drive" event so please invite your friends so they can learn more about Women for Winesense.


Seattle-Ray: Bloom At N. City Bistro

Tuesday, June 7, 2016 - 6:30PM Until 8:45PM



Napa/Sonoma: Bordeaux Bootcamp Book Signing With Wendy Narby

Saturday, June 11, 2016 - 1:30PM Until 4 PM

Have you ever wondered why Bordeaux is such a benchmark in the wine world?  Is it history, geography, climate, wine making skill - or perhaps a mix of all of the above? Does it still merit it’s pace as a benchmark?Come along  and meet Wendy Narby, senior lecturer at The Bordeaux Wine School and author of Bordeaux Bootcamp, to get up front and personal with Bordeaux and it’s wines. Don't miss out on this fantastic educational afternoon!

FLX: Create Your Own FLX Cheese Board
Sunday, June 12, 2016 3PM Until 5PM

Have you wanted to include a cheese board in your next party but were unsure about what to purchase, pair and plate?  It’s easier than you think.  Nancy Tisch from Bet the Farm Winery and Gourmet Market will show us how, all with a Finger Lakes twist.  We’ll be discussing the cheese types - varieties and selections, serving sizes, plus other food accompaniments that will make your guests come back for seconds.  Then, together we’ll enjoy the fruits of our labor as we enjoy the cheese board plate we created.

Dallas: There's More to Portugal than Port Wines
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 6PM Until 8PM
Did you know that Portugal makes great red and white dry wines? When we think of Portugal, we often think of Port wines. This means we miss out on a lot of great wine.
This month we will broaden our focus and learn about these wines. We are extremely fortunate to have Mr. Eugenio Jardim, the US Ambassador for Wines of Portugal, join us. Mr. Jardim will educate us on the regions and the wines, and we’ll have an opportunity to experience the wines.  

This is an excellent opportunity to learn more about the wines of Portugal.

Rochester: To Oak Or Not To Oak
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 7PM Until 9PM

To Oak Or Not To Oak
That truly is the question... 

FLX: The Battle Of New World Vs. Old World Wines
Monday June 20, 2016 - 6:30PM until 8:30PM
Join us at Hector Wine Company for our June WWS event/meeting to explore old world and
new world Syrah with Rick Rainy of Forge Wine Cellars.

Austin: Women in Wine Panel Discussion and Happy Hour
Monday, June 20, 2016 - 7PM Until 9PM
Join the Austin chapter of Women for WineSense as we host an interactive
panel discussion on women in the wine industry. Featuring women from all aspects of the industry, including wine making, purchasing, distribution, and education. There will be time to chat and enjoy a glass or two with snacks before and after the panel--included in the ticket price.

TX Hill Country: Member Meeting
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 6:30PM Until 8:30PM
Member Meetings are held the 3rd Tuesday of "Even" Months. Mark your calendars!

CFL: Summer Sip'in Rose' Wine
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 6:30PM Until 8:30PM
Take a Break from the Heat!!
Find Your Favorite Summer Sippers on the First Day of Summer!!
We will be tasting 8 different Rose' Wines from five different countries,
beginning with a sparkling Rose' from South Africa!
Great appetizers that pair well with Rose'!!
Kick off Summer with this great networking event and pick up your easy to drink Rose' Wines to keep you cool and relaxed through the summer!

Pittsburgh: Exert Series
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 6PM Until 9PM

Why Join Women for WineSense?

  • You have a passion for wine and WWS has great fun-filled wine education programs
  • You connect with others who share your passion for wine and the wine industry
  • You receive member discounts on all Women for WineSense events
  • You receive member discounts from wineries and local merchants
  • You become part of our roots in the wine industry, which run very deep


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