#SauvBlanc Online Community Wine Tasting
Thursday, March 4, 2010 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM (PST)
(you don't have to actually register, this just puts it on your calendar)
On Feb. 11th 200+ tweeters got together on Twitter to taste California Cabernets. Over 2 hours close to 2,000 tweets with the #CaliCabs tag were posted. Wineries who participated were able to connect with new wine drinkers using social media.
See posts from that tasting here: #CaliCabs tweets
Here's examples of some of the tweetage (adding the hash tag to every tweet will make it show up in search results):
No matter how many followers you have on Twitter, this tasting is a chance for you to connect with wine drinkers on Twitter.
Please share interesting info about your wine growing region as it relates to Sauvignon Blanc. Try to share things in under 120 characters so others can "retweet" your tweets.
The Objective of #SauvBlanc Online Tasting:
+ Promote Sauvignon Blanc producers AVA's worldwide by connecting w/ wine drinkers on Twitter
+ Share interesting content about your respective wine growing region
+ Be positive and promote one another.
+ If possible have wines on hand from different wine growing regions. Share the beauty of this grape!