Like Fine Vintages, 8th Annual Miami International Wine Fair Gets Better with Age in Benefit of Educate Tomorrow
The wine business is corking off to another good year! Slated for September 26 and 27, 2009, the Miami International Wine Fair will transform the Miami Beach Convention Center into “pure wine country” with nearly 1,500 wines from 20 countries available for tasting and paired with culinary samples prepared by 20 South Florida restaurants.
Sponsored by Iberwine and Wines of France, Florida’s largest wine expo will feature a vast array of limited-production wines from Spain, France, Portugal, Argentina, Chile, Italy, California, Germany, Austria, Armenia, Australia, New Zealand, Lebanon, Ukraine, Peru and Canada, to name a few of the countries represented this year.
Miami International Wine Fair 101
Date: Saturday, September 26 and Sunday, September 27, 2009
Trade: 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on each day
Consumers: 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Proceeds from tickets benefit Educate Tomorrow, a non-profit Florida-based organization that supports youth aging out of the foster care system (www.educatetomorrow.org).
- VIP Grand Tasting $120 – access to grand tasting floor 1 hour before general public at 3:00 p.m. and receive gift bag with commemorative connoisseurs crystal wine glass
- 1-Day General Admission $75
- 2-Day General Admission $125
Location: Miami Beach Convention Center, Hall A
Washington Avenue at 19th Street, Miami Beach, FL 33139
For tickets visit www.miamiwinefair.com or call 1. 877.577.WINE.
Are you in the Industry?
Remember: admission to Miami International Wine Fair is complimentary if you are a wine retailer, distributor, sommelier, restaurateur or professional in the food and beverage business. Pre-register at http://www.miamiwinefair.com/visitors.php#sc-2 today for FREE admission during trade hours, Saturday and Sunday, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.