Boisset Collection is rolling out a virtual online wine tasting sessions with special guests, including a Wine.com tasting with singer/songwriter John Legend on May 6 ....
The Franco-American luxury lifestyle company has been hosting a range of sessions on both Facebook and Zoom, ranging from happy hours and wine tastings to live fashion shows in efforts to bring its world to viewers at home during this unprecedented time
After the success of Wine.com’s first virtual tasting on April 21 with Jean-Charles Boisset and Director of Sonoma Winemaking Brian Maloney, the leading online wine retailer has announced a May 6 Zoom session with John Legend, who collaborates with Jean-Charles and Raymond Vineyards for his LVE: Legend Vineyard Exclusive line of wines. John will be joining Jean-Charles and Wine.com host/educator Gwendolyn Osborn from 4-4:30 p.m. PST on Wednesday May 6 to taste and discuss the LVE Provence Rosé and the LVE French Sparkling Rosé.
In addition to John, Boisset has other celebrity guests joining in on the fun, including chef and restauranteur Roland Passot, who will appear on Jean-Charles’ SIP in Place Happy Hour on Saturday, April 25 at 6 p.m. The following Saturday, May 2, Gina Gallo, E&G Gallo Senior Director of Winemaking and Jean-Charles’ spouse, will appear on the happy hour.
Boisset Collection is a family-owned collection of historic and unique properties bound together by a common cause: authentic, terroir-driven wines and luxury goods in harmony with their history, their future and the land and people essential to their existence. With more than twenty-five historical and prestigious wineries and tasting salons in the world’s preeminent terroirs, including the Côte d’Or, Beaujolais, Rhône Valley, California’s Russian River Valley and the Napa Valley, each house retains its unique history, identity and style, and all are united in the pursuit of fine wines expressive of their terroir.
Boisset Collection has also branched out beyond wine to the gourmet food realm as well as offers luxury goods including jewelry, perfume and home accessories of its own design and from partnerships with historic companies such as Baccarat, Lalique, Christofle and Bernardaud.