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Wine Tasting: Emerging/Frontier Markets

Date, Time, and Location:
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Madison Vine Wines, 1340 W. Madison Street, Chicago, IL  60607   (Driving Directions)

Program Description:
Join us for an evening of networking, snacks and exclusive wines selected by Derrick Westbrook, a certified sommelier who was recently honored by Wine Enthusiast Magazine as a Top 40 Under 40 Tastemaker. This tasting will feature emerging and frontier market wines and will be split into two sessions. During one session you'll get to learn about these wines from Westbrook, and in the other you'll get to taste wines from other vendors.  Attendees will also receive a 10% discount on bottles of wine purchased at the event. Space is limited for this event so register today!

Fee*:
Members - $45 or FREE with Function Ticket

Student Members - $45
Nonmembers - $65
(member pricing underwritten by CFA Society Chicago)

Attire: Business Casual

Menu: Wine and light snacks

Registration: Online

Agenda:
5:00 pm - 5:30 pm: Networking
5:30 pm - 6:00 pm: Session 1
6:15 pm - 6:45 pm: Session 2
6:45 pm - 7:30 pm: Networking

Sommelier:
Born in Nashville Tennessee, Derrick Westbrook moved to Chicago in 2012 to follow his love of wine and food. His rise from an ambitious college student includes cellar manager at famed NEXT restaurant, Owner of Vine Culture Chicago, Beverage Director of the 1 Star Michelin Restaurant, Elizabeth, Wine Buyer of 57th Street Wines, and Wine Manager at Bibliophile. He is a Certified Sommelier and recently was honored in the Wine Enthusiast Top 40 Under 40 Tastemakers.

 

*Special Notes Regarding Fees:
Regular, Candidate, and Affiliate Members may apply function tickets as payment for Student-Member. Credit card required to guarantee ALL reservations except for reservations using Function Tickets. Day-of-event registrations accepted on-site only if applicable and space available. There is a $5 surcharge for walk-ins. Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and Diners Club are accepted. Cancellations accepted until 5:00 pm, April 25th.

Passport Program
Members of any CFA society may attend at the CFA Society Chicago member rate. If you are only a member of CFA Institute, you do not qualify for the Society member rate.

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