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January 9, 2019

“30 for 20” – deVine Wines 14th Anniversary Tasting

Filed under: deVine's Daily Blog Article — Dirk @ 7:08 pm

Author: Ed Fong

deVine Wines is please to celebrate it’s 14th Anniversary with a series of very special tastings called “30 for 20” throughout 2019. As a special Thank You to our customers, we want to offer something unique in Edmonton.

For $30, you can attend a tasting that will feature a special group of eight premium wines that can be purchased afterwards for a 20% discount! Hence the name 30 for 20! Many rarities will be included in the lineup throughout this year. Wines like Krug Rose Champagne, 2014 Chateau Grand-Puy Lacoste, Quintarelli Amarone and 2000 Niepoort Vintage Port will be served in these tastings this year. Where else can you drink Krug and 7 other wines for $30? Answer, only at deVine Wines & Spirits!

The tastings are limited to 60 people and will be hosted in a stand up format. If you require a chair, please let a team member know and we will accommodate your request. Wines available for sale may be very limited in quantity. These great savings will only be offered to guests who attend the tasting so please book your spots early to avoid disappointment.

We look forward to seeing you at the store for some great fun in 2019! Let the good times roll!

Book your spot for the first “30 for 20” tasting now..

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January 7, 2019

Special Vintages Ending in ‘9’

Filed under: deVine's Daily Blog Article — Dirk @ 7:13 pm

special_vintages_smallAuthor: Dirk Chan

Every year, we present a few special bottlings for our customers celebrating 20, 30, 40 or 50 year birthdays or for those with special anniversaries. So this year, its wine and spirits bottled or made in the year ending with ‘9’. We have Armagnacs, Single Grain Malts, Single Malts and wines from these years. Check it out below. Note quantities are very limited (in certain cases only one bottle is available) so don’t wait too long to avoid disappointment.

Those of you accustomed to the very old tawny ports from Portugal for the last few years will be disappointed as there are no 1969 releases forthcoming that we’re aware of for the 1969 year.

First, those pictured above from left to right:

1989 Château de Chaintres Saumur-Champigny (Loire Valley, France) – $71.99

1989 Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin Cave Privée Rosé Brut (Champagne, France) – $449.99

1989 Max Ferdinand Richter Mulheimer Sonnenlay Riesling Kabinett Halbtrocken (Mosel-Saar-Ruwer, Germany) – $104.99

1979 Francis Darroze Jaulin 38 Year Old Armagnac (France) – $219.99

1979 Girvan Sovereign Single Grain Whisky (Lowlands, Scotland) – $374.99

1969 Francis Darroze Domaine de Bellair (France) – $349.99

Other recommendations:

1999 Old Malt Cask Glenburgie 18 Year (Speyside, Scotland) – $149.99

1999 Old Malt Cask 19 year Tamdhu (Speyside, Scotland) – $158.99

1999 Francis Darroze Domaine de Rieston 19 Year (France) – $144.99

1989 Francis Darroze Domaine de Martin 27 Year Old (France) – $169.99

1989 Glenmorangie Grand Vintage Malt 27 Year Old (Highlands, Scotland) – $849.99

1979 Port Ellen Gordon & MacPhail Rare Old (Islay, Scotland) – $1,799.99

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