THE GRAPE: OBA Wine Community  

Jun. 13, 2020
Toronto Online

As a home for all lawyers, the OBA creates the space and opportunity for members with shared interests to get together for positive interaction and camaraderie. We help lawyers connect outside of the practice of law for fun, community and education.

Enter, The Grape – an OBA online community for wine lovers!

Our provders, the Gibson Family Group and Angela Aiello (aka ‘SuperWine Girl’!), will bring you exclusive wines, expert tasting education and a whole lot of fun. 

Your registration to The Grape will include:

  • OBA member-exclusive pricing
  • Six bottles of wine (two reds, two whites, and two rosés) delivered to your doorstep
  • An online virtual tasting event with fellow OBA members, which will take place Saturday, June 13th at 2:00 pm

IMPORTANT NOTE: Please register for this event before June 5th to ensure your wine is delivered in time for the virtual tasting and social on June 13th.

About the Wine

Our inaugural wine testing event will kick-start your love affair with French wine. With six bottles from five different French regions, we will take you on a ‘Tour de France’. From Burgundy to Bordeaux to Provence and more, this is a fabulous pack that will satisfy your palate and the tasting will teach you even more about French Wine. 

About Our Hosts:

The Gibson Family Group is an exclusive importing agency founded by Lesle Gibson. As a renowned host, Lesle’s attention to detail and dedication to her clients has made her something of a legend in the hospitality and wine industry. Her career spans over 20 years and she has successfully opened trendy hotspots in both Toronto and LA.  A long-time Sommelier, Lesle has embarked on the highlight of her career with Gibson Family Group creating a home for her wine angels. With every producer embraced and every wine hand-selected, it is her goal to share her passion with those she meets, expanding her wine family along the way. GFG combines Lesle’s many years of experience with her personal touch, love for service and interest in exceptional wine

Angela Aiello is a multi-award winning journalist, educator and host. She has spent 20 years working in the global wine industry and has traveled all around the world to learn about and taste wine. During the blogger boom she established one of the largest wine clubs in Canada and operated her own wine school institute for close to a decade helping to bring wine confidence to thousands of people. She's hosted international wine tours, TV show wine segments, hundreds of wine events and loves to bring people together with unique dining and tasting experiences. She brings adventure, education and storytelling to every glass she shares.

Exclusive to CBA Members (Ontario only): $180 + $14.50 shipping (includes HST)


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