This series is a special one for hosts David Stansfield and Lisa
Cook. It marks the three-year anniversary of Vancouver’s rowdiest
wine school. Since 2013, Sunday School has entertained over 1,500
thirsty students, drunk more than 500 wines, hosted 28 wine-soaked
seminars, toured four major Canadian cities and survived one near
fatal sabering incident (thanks, Lisa).
Over three years Sunday School’s focus on interactive, easygoing wine
education remains constant. “It’s wine school with more wine than
school,” says Cook. “Our goal has always been to help people become
better wine buyers through serious drinking.”
“Not too serious, though,” adds Stansfield. “Think of these sessions
as everything you ever wanted to know about wine but were too drunk
The #700 Series kicks off on March
20 at The Settlement Building (55 Dunlevy Ave.), from
3pm to 5 pm with Sommelier
Smackdown VII. (WWE lawsuit pending — true story!)
Additional classes run on:
April 17 - BC vs.
The World VII
May 8 - The
Price Is Wrong: Mother’s Day Edition
June 12 - The
Cider House Rules with Special Guest Clinton McDougall from
Sunday Cider & Bestie Restaurant.
features multiple flights of wine loosely structured around a theme
and served blind. Unlike public schools, class sizes are limited –
and guaranteed to sell-out.
Tickets are $45 throughEventbrite or $40 by
phone at (604) 566-9463, via email (firstname.lastname@example.org), or in
person from The Settlement Building (55 Dunlevy Ave. in Railtown)
open daily from 11am to 11pm.