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Niagara, Ontario - February 4th, 2011

It was announced today that Sommelier and Wine Journalist Evan Saviolidis was 'The Grand Award Winner' at 7th Annual Wine Tasting Challenge.


paper_airplaneThe event, which was held at the Four Seasons Toronto, attracted 250 wine professionals from Canada and the United States. Presented In a double blind format, the participants were required to identify seven wines, based on grape, country, region and vintage.

 Evan will take home approximately half of the entire prize purse. The awards ceremony will be held in Toronto at the end of February.

 For more information please visit www.winetastingchallenge.com


Wine Facts

Dom Perignon (1638-1715), the Benedictine Abbey (at Hautvillers) cellar master who is generally credited with “inventing” the Champagne making process, was blind.