Recap: City Side Winery

The CPABC Vancouver Chapter hosted a wine tasting social networking event at City Side Winery (CSW)  near Olympic Village on May 17, 2018 which attracted over 40 members, candidates and students.

The event was an opportunity to connect with other CPABC members while enjoying great tapas paired with several wine varietals.

Wine tasting featured CSW Mystic Pearl Merlot.

The featured wines included CSW Mystic Pearl Merlot, Semillon and Riesling.   These wines were served with an assortment of flatbreads, cheese and charcuterie platters, beef sliders, finished with decadent chocolate mousse.

Charcuterie buffet.

Derek Johnson CPA CMA, the chapter’s Social Committee chair, emceed the event and welcomed guests to the event.  He thanked his fellow directors Lauren Pahlad CPA CGA and Brian King CPA CGA who helped organized this successful event.

Derek Johnson, chapter social director, welcomes guests to the event.

Lauren Pahlad (right) helped organize the event. Seen here with her sister on the left.

Lauren helped draw door prizes which included two pairs of tickets to the chapter’s upcoming Vancouver Canadians baseball game night on June 29 and a bottle of CSW Mystic Pearl Merlot.

Be sure to check the chapter emails and social media for upcoming events including chapter PD, social networking, student events and community engagement activities.

And, contact the Chapter chair if you want to get involved with the chapter.

A few photos from the event.

Homan, the proprietor of City Side Winery, ensuring the food and drink met his highest standards.

City Side Winery located at 328 W. 2nd Avenue, Vancouver near Olympic Village



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