"Wine Over Oceans" Three Day Virtual Wine Experience
We are hosting our annual Wine Over LA event online. We are updating our name and theme to “Wine Over Oceans” to reflect our international experience. We are including wines and winemakers from South Africa alongside American winemakers. This will be our 9th year showcasing wines made by people of color. We are excited to reach more customers nationwide, even internationally!
This three day wine experience will feature BIPOC (Black and indigenous People of Color) who are Winemakers, Sommeliers and Chefs. You will have a chance to taste wines and chat with a diverse group of people changing the way we view and drink wine!
Here is as what you can expect:
Friday: August 20, 2021 4pm PST/7pm EST
“Let’s Cook Together!”
Interactive Virtual Cooking Class
An online African themed cooking class.
Do you want to unlock your inner chef? Or are you just looking for a fun Friday night? We will help you get creative in the kitchen and learn. Whip up a delicious african meal with us and taste wine from our carefully curated Wine Over Oceans wine kit . You’ll be able to chop, slice and stir your way to success! Make a great culture inspired meal and drink amazing wine while making new friends in this virtual experience.
Featured Chef is Munashe Kwaramba, originally from Zimbabwe, living in South Africa.
Saturday: August 21, 2021 4pm PST/7pm EST
Virtual Wine & Game Night with Tuanni and her ‘Sommazing’ friends
Wine because it’s not good to keep things bottled! Join us for fun times and connections around the world through wine and game night. Fun filled, entertaining and yet educational. The night will allow participants to team up with Zuri Wine Tasting’s amazing Sommelier friends from South Africa and America. Thi is your chance to win fun prizes. We are bringing everyone together for a virtual happy hour game night, with wine trivia and non- stop laughter as we sip and test our knowledge around the vines.
Sunday: August 22, 2021 1pm PST/3pm EST/
Wine Over Oceans an Online Wine Festival
West Coast to West Coast… Join us for a fun and interactive virtual wine festival featuring brands from South Africa and the United States. Fun fact: The best wines in both South Africa and America come from the West Coast respectively. During our virtual wine festival you will have an opportunity to learn why and chat with some winemazing winemakers and brand owners from both continents. Buy the wine kit and taste up to 12 wines made by people of color from the USA and South Africa.
The wine kit includes 12 carefully curated bottles of wine from South African and America. All brands are produced by Women, Black people or other people from the BIPOC community. Here are the participating brands:
USA: Frichette Winery, P.Harrell Wines, Indigene Cellars, Theopolis Vineyards, The Wine Noire, Vinos Unidos
South Africa:Tesselaarsdal Kara Tara Wines, Kumusha Wines, Ekendal, Thokozani Wines