DETAILS: The wine industry, both in production and distribution, has long been a male-dominated industry. This has slowly been changing over the last few decades. This panel is made up of women who have push the boundaries and found ways to create their own places in the world of wine. As more and more women take up positions of respect and authority in the wine industry it is changing the business of wine and how wine is consumed. Come and hear the background stories and thoughts from these women who have been at the forefront of making this change happen.
Moderator and panelists announced soon.
COST: $10 per person
Lolita Vinoteca + Asador, Portland, Maine
DipWSET, Director of National Sales
T. Edward Wines
Day Wines, Willamette Valley, Oregon
Carol Shelton Wines, Santa Rosa, California
ELENA BRUGNERA MURARO
Perlage Srl, Veneto, Italy
TRANSPORTATION BETWEEN PORTLAND AND FALMOUTH COUNTRY CLUB:
Transportation Sponsor Maine Limousine Service will provide complimentary transportation between Portland and Falmouth Country Club. Take a free ride back to Portland for one of the many events taking place or stay at the FCC to relax by the pool, play tennis on the clay courts, take the golf cart for a drive and hit some golf balls on the beautifil driving range — (golf pros will be on site to give pointers), get a ready for the evening with a makeup touch up by local and national makeup artists for Bobbi Brown, Estee Lauder, and Clinique.
Portland Wine Week is Presented by Wine Wise.