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International Winemakers Summit

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· Expo
MARKETPLACE
Visit our MarketPlace. Get to know more about some of our Winemakers, Chefs, Moderators, and Community Partners.
2021-02-19T12:00:00Z 2021-02-19T14:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles MARKETPLACE https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Finternational-winemakers-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
SA WINE INDUSTRY TRANSFORMATION UNIT
Wendy Petersen of South Africa’s Wine Industry Transformation Unit is hosting a meet & greet to chat all things wine and uniting the diaspora. Join her!
Wendy Petersen
2021-02-19T12:00:00Z 2021-02-19T14:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles SA+WINE+INDUSTRY+TRANSFORMATION+UNIT https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Finternational-winemakers-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
NICE BEV CO
Will discuss the origins of South Africa’s wine region in Cape Winelands, creating opportunities for Black wine professionals, makers and store owners.
Hardy McQueen
2021-02-19T12:00:00Z 2021-02-19T14:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles NICE+BEV+CO https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Finternational-winemakers-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
THE WINE CHIX
Stop by and say hi to Wine Chix, who will introduce you to Black Owned Winemakers while enhancing your palate through interactive wine tastings.
Shavon Mason
2021-02-19T13:00:00Z 2021-02-19T13:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles THE+WINE+CHIX https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Finternational-winemakers-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
A HOUSE CALLED HUE
Looking for custom patches and fashion? Meet Destiny of A House Called Hue and one of our Cellar Select sponsors.
Destiny  Brewton
2021-02-19T13:00:00Z 2021-02-19T13:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles A+HOUSE+CALLED+HUE https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Finternational-winemakers-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
L'Objet Wines
Chat with Dan Glover, winemaker and owner L'Ojbet Wines.
Dan Glover
2021-02-19T13:15:00Z 2021-02-19T13:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles L%27Objet+Wines https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Finternational-winemakers-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
RED WINE VARIETALS
Meet the winemakers that produce elegance and personality in a bottle: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Pinot Noir, Zinfandel, Petite Sirah, Syrah.
Raymond Smith Dan Glover Chris  Christensen Dana Jackson Shae Frichette James Moss
2021-02-19T14:00:00Z 2021-02-19T15:25:00Z America/Los_Angeles RED+WINE+VARIETALS https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Finternational-winemakers-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
ROSÉ ALL DAY
What makes a Rosé a Rosé? What’s all the fascination? In season or out of season, what’s the best time to drink Rosé?
Dan Glover Charles Springfield Phil Long James Moss
2021-02-19T15:30:00Z 2021-02-19T16:55:00Z America/Los_Angeles ROS%C3%89+ALL+DAY https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Finternational-winemakers-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
MEET & GREET with FRICHETTE WINERY
Meet & Greet with Shae Frichette of Frichette Winery
Shae Frichette
2021-02-19T17:00:00Z 2021-02-19T18:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles MEET+%26+GREET+with+FRICHETTE+WINERY https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Finternational-winemakers-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
SA WINE INDUSTRY TRANSFORMATION UNIT
Wendy Petersen of South Africa’s Wine Industry Transformation Unit is hosting a meet & greet to chat all things wine and uniting the diaspora. Join her!
Wendy Petersen
2021-02-20T08:00:00Z 2021-02-20T09:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles SA+WINE+INDUSTRY+TRANSFORMATION+UNIT https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Finternational-winemakers-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
NICE BEV CO
Hardy McQueen will discuss the origins of South Africa’s wine region in Cape Winelands, and opportunities for Black wine professionals, makers and store owners.
Hardy McQueen
2021-02-20T08:00:00Z 2021-02-20T09:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles NICE+BEV+CO https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Finternational-winemakers-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
WHITE WINE VARIETAL
Let's talk white wine grapes. Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc, Verdelho. 100% or just enough.
Chris  Christensen Phil Long Dan Glover Nicole Kearney Wanda Cole-Nicholson Tinashe  Nyamudoka James Moss Cheramie Law
2021-02-20T09:00:00Z 2021-02-20T10:25:00Z America/Los_Angeles WHITE+WINE+VARIETAL https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Finternational-winemakers-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
THE MASTER BLENDERS
Creating wine blends is both an art and a science. Discover the difference between Bordeaux, Rhône, Tuscan, and other blends.
Theodora Lee Tonya Pitts Raymond Smith Phil Long Dan Glover Nicole Kearney Tinashe  Nyamudoka Steve  Byfield
2021-02-20T10:30:00Z 2021-02-20T11:55:00Z America/Los_Angeles THE+MASTER+BLENDERS https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Finternational-winemakers-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
OFF THE BEATEN PATH...THE UNUSUAL SUSPECTS
Barbera, Cabernet Franc, Carménère, Grenache, Malbec, Mourvèdre, Petit Verdot, Sangiovese, Grenache Blanc, Muscat Canelli, Pinot Blanc, Semillon, Symphony
Theodora Lee Raymond Smith Phil Long Dana Jackson Shae Frichette
2021-02-20T12:00:00Z 2021-02-20T13:32:00Z America/Los_Angeles OFF+THE+BEATEN+PATH...THE+UNUSUAL+SUSPECTS https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Finternational-winemakers-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
MEET & GREET with THEOPOLIS VINEYARDS
Meet & Greet with winemaker Theodora Lee of Theopolis Vineyards
Theodora Lee
2021-02-20T13:45:00Z 2021-02-20T14:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles MEET+%26+GREET+with+THEOPOLIS+VINEYARDS https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Finternational-winemakers-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
OSTERIA LA SPIGA
Chef Sabrina Tinsley will host a food prep demo ahead of her ‘Best Brunch Ever!!’ during Sunday's panel session.
Sabrina Tinsley
2021-02-20T14:30:00Z 2021-02-20T15:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles OSTERIA+LA+SPIGA https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Finternational-winemakers-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
THE KITCHEN RENEGADE/RICKY THE CHEF
Ricky the Chef will host a food prep demo ahead of his ‘Best Brunch Ever!!’ panel session on Sunday!
Ricky Simpson
2021-02-20T15:30:00Z 2021-02-20T16:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles THE+KITCHEN+RENEGADE%2FRICKY+THE+CHEF https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Finternational-winemakers-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
NICE BEV CO
Hardy McQueen will discuss the origins of South Africa’s wine region in Cape Winelands, and opportunities for Black wine professionals, makers and store owners.
Hardy McQueen
2021-02-21T08:00:00Z 2021-02-21T11:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles NICE+BEV+CO https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Finternational-winemakers-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
THE WINE CHIX
Meet & Greet with founder Shavon of The Wine Chix. Upcoming virtual event, wine journey, mission, merchandise.
Shavon Mason
2021-02-21T10:00:00Z 2021-02-21T10:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles THE+WINE+CHIX https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Finternational-winemakers-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
A TOAST TO THE BUBBLIES
Anytime is good time to drink a glass of the bubblies! Sparking wine vs. Champagne. Let's talk about with the experts.
Marie-Inès Romelle Chris  Christensen Phil Long Ray Sholes Steve  Byfield
2021-02-21T11:00:00Z 2021-02-21T12:55:00Z America/Los_Angeles A+TOAST+TO+THE+BUBBLIES https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Finternational-winemakers-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
SUNDAY BRUNCH
Join us and three amazing chefs who will create a menu paired with our winemakers sparkling wines!
Jerome Brown Ricky Simpson Ray Sholes Sabrina Tinsley
2021-02-21T13:30:00Z 2021-02-21T14:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles SUNDAY+BRUNCH https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Finternational-winemakers-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
THE ROYAL VINES w/ RAY SHOLES
Join Ray Sholes of The Royal Vines, for a bit of wine education after the Best Brunch Ever session. Come ready to get your wine questions answered!
Ray Sholes
2021-02-21T14:45:00Z 2021-02-21T15:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles THE+ROYAL+VINES+w%2F+RAY+SHOLES https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Finternational-winemakers-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
A TOAST TO #IWS2021 - HAPPY CORK BROOKLYN
Sunshine Foss
2021-02-21T15:30:00Z 2021-02-21T16:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles A+TOAST+TO+%23IWS2021+-+HAPPY+CORK+BROOKLYN https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Finternational-winemakers-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Marcia Jones

Urban Connoisseurs

Sunshine Foss

Moderator

Destiny Brewton

Moderator

Shavon Mason

Moderator

Hardy McQueen

Moderator

Wendy Petersen

Moderator

Theodora Lee

Winemaker

Jerome Brown

Chef

Marie-Inès Romelle

Winemaker

Tonya Pitts

Moderator

Raymond Smith

Winemaker

Charles Springfield

Moderator

Dan Glover

Winemaker

Phil Long

Winemaker

Chris Christensen

Winemaker

Ricky Simpson

Chef

Cheramie Law

Winemaker

James Moss

Winemaker

Steve Byfield

Winemaker

Sabrina Tinsley

Chef

Tinashe Nyamudoka

Winemaker

Wanda Cole-Nicholson

Moderator

Ray Sholes

Moderator

Nicole Kearney

Winemaker

Shae Frichette

Moderator

Dana Jackson

Moderator

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Urban Connoisseurs

Connecting the World of Black Winemakers to the Connoisseurs

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Urban Connoisseurs

Connecting the World of Black Winemakers to the Connoisseurs

Uncorked & Cultured

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Theodora Lee, owner of THEOPOLIS VINEYARDS

Join us Saturday, Feb. 20th at 2pm PST for a Meet & Greet with winemaker Theodora Lee

Frichette Winery

Enjoy life with wine in hand! Meet & Greet with winemaker Shae Frichette on Friday, Feb. 19 at 5p PST

J. Moss Winery

The best wines are the ones we drink with friends

L’Objet Wines

Where Old World Style Meets the New World

Indigené Cellars

Raymond Smith has a reputation of crafting noteworthy wines. From elegant blends to voluptuous reds, premium varietals and noteworthy blends.

Longevity Wines

Live Long & Love

NYARAI CELLARS

Crafting Excellence in Niagara, Ontario

Bodkin Wines

We Few, We Happy Few

Kumusha Wines

Roots. Origin. Home. Made by Tinashe Nyamudoka

Osteria La Spiga

Serving the rustically elegant cuisine of Emilia-Romagna Italy since 1998

Royal Vines

Bring The Tasting To You!

Ricky the Chef

The Kitchen Renegade

VisiBooth

Make Your Next Shot, Your Best Shot!

A House Called Hue by Destiny Brewton

Custom Patches & Embroidery

UNCF

Lighting the Way to a Better Future

SA WINE INDUSTRY TRANSFORMATION UNIT NPC

South Africa's Wine Industry Transformation Journey

Happy Cork Brooklyn

Welcome to Happy Cork, your #1 source for all things Happy!

Rusty Rabbit International

Hop over to the Rusty Rabbit International booth and join us down a rabbit hole of global brand development.

MOBE Symposium

Marketing, Entertainment Marketing, Cultural Connections, Business Accelerator, Entrepreneurs!

Derek Kirk

A Celebration Black apparel showcasing our history, influence, and culinary culture.

Black Vines – Toast to Black Wineries and Diverse Art

CHEERS TO 10 YEARS - CELEBRATING BLACK FUTURE www.blackvines.net

African American Golfer’s Digest

Golf & Wine A Perfect Companion

Soul of Seattle

Honoring Black owned Food and Beverage Businesses in the Pacific Northwest

Wine Chix

Enhancing Your Palate With Every Sip!

Diversity in Food and Beverage

Diversity in Food and Beverage

Nice Beverage Company

All Natural. All Good. All Ways.