The Vancouver International Tequila Expo arrives next month at the Vancouver Convention Centre East. With proceeds benefitting the British Columbia Hospitality Foundation (“BCHF”), locals and visitors will be able to attend tastings and learn more about this spirit.
Trade and Media Tasting (nominal fee includes donation to BCHF)
Consumer Tasting: Guests can sample full lines of well-known brands like Tequila Don Julio & Cabo Wabo Tequila, and newcomers to the market like T1 Tequila Uno & Tavi Tequila. You can also experience brands not yet imported to British Columbia such as Azuñia Tequila. ($65)
Tequila 101: History, culture, and production ($45)
Ancient Origins of Agave Spirits: Prehistoric precursors to tequila ($45)
The Vancouver Tequila Expo will take place Saturday, May 12, 2012 and you must be of legal drinking age to enjoy the day’s events. Tickets are currently available online.