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Champagne Everyday: Champagne at Julia Child Memory Lane luncheon in D...

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Champagne Rising At The 2013 Denver International Wine Festival

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The 9th Annual Denver International Wine Festival was our best ever! Wine loving ticket holders booked 167 rooms on Friday November 8th enthusiastically supporting the move of venue to the luxurious, Four-Diamond, award-winning Omni Interlocken in Broomfield. All ticket events were sold-out in advance.
The five day festival stepped-up the focus on wine education and culinary greatness. Three educational seminars were moderated by Brandon Tebbe, Master Sommelier. Seminars included :
Artisanal Cheese & Wine Pairing Adventure Seminar by: Barrie Lynn – The Cheese Impresario and Mike Andrews of Coyote Canyon Winery
Champagne Stylesby Madeleine de Jean, “Madam Champagne”.
Riedel Vinum XL Glass Tasting by Price Kitchem, National Sales Manager, Riedel Crystal America
A 4th seminar was presented by The International Wine Guild
Wine and Food Pairing Seminar Instructor: Claude Robbins, GWM, MWE
The stars of this year’s festival included former White House chef John Moeller and “Madam Champagne” …