November 15, 2015 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Pine Ridge Winery
5901 Silverado Trail
Napa, CA 94558

Just in time for the Holidays, WineSpirit presents a unique seminar exploring wine toasts and poetry from around the world. Beginning with an abridged version of the history of wine, this irreverent and fast-paced romp along Vitis Vinifera’s long and winding road, will introduce you to some fascinating and fun toasts and poetry. From King Tut’s tipple to Cult Cabernet in an hour, you will laugh and learn, as you sip some delicious wine and nibble tasty treats.

Presented by Paul Wagner, CEO of Balzac Communications, this informative event will take place on Sunday, November 15th at 2pm at Pine Ridge Winery. To attend, please register on EventBrite at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/wine-toasts-poetry-tickets-19084965646

The cost is only $10 and includes complimentary wine and appetizers. All proceeds go to the operation of WineSpirit, a non-profit organization dedicated to education and research on topics that celebrate how wine creates collaboration and beauty when used in moderation. For additional information, see www.winespirit.org or contact Executive Director, David White at davidefwh@gmail.com; 707.592.4711.

About the Presenter: Paul Wagner is president of Balzac Communications & Marketing and a regular columnist for Vineyards & Winery Management magazine. He is an international wine judge, a founding member of the Academy of Wine Communications, and an inductee of the Spadarini della Castellania di Soave. In 2009, Mr. Wagner was honored with a Life Dedicated to Wine Award at the Feria Nacional del Vino (FENAVIN) in Spain. He was the lead author of Wine Marketing & Sales: Success Strategies for a Saturated Market by The Wine Appreciation Guild. The book, now in its second edition, won the Gourmand International Award for best international wine book for professionals.