MIAMI, Sept. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Wine Academy, a leading wine & spirits education company based in Miami, in collaboration with ABACO Wines + Wine Bar is hosting a "Pink Tasting" the evening of October 3rd in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Florida Wine Academy will offer a pink wine tasting for breast cancer survivors and their guests. All proceeds will benefit the National Breast Cancer Foundation.
"Watching a close friend fight this disease and personal stories from some of my students, led me to create this event. It is an excellent way to raise awareness and give back to the community. We are going to show our support, while teaching them about rosé wines," says Alessandra Esteves, Director of Wine Education at Florida Wine Academy.
Abaco Premium Wines in the Miami Design District will be sponsoring this special event by providing all of the exquisite wines. "Abaco Wines & Wine Bar is the sole retailer of Barowsky Disesa Vineyards wines. Our passion for making and selling wine is the foundation for our business. We are pleased to have the opportunity to turn our passion into a means of helping people," says Ben Disesa co-owner of Abaco Wines & Wine Bar.
The event will take place October 3 from 5 pm to 7 pm at the Florida Wine Academy in Downtown Miami. The cost of the event is $39, and the ticket includes three rosé wines with small bites. Entry is free for Breast Cancer Survivors. To register for the Pink Tasting, visit www.floridawineacademy.com/register
The National Breast Cancer Foundation
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month (BCAM). This annual health campaign raises awareness of the disease. "The National Breast Cancer Foundation's mission is to help women now by providing help and inspiriting hope to those affected by breast cancer through early detection, education and support services." For more information visit nationalbreastcancer.org.
About Florida Wine Academy
Florida Wine Academy is a family business, focused on wine and education and based in Miami, Florida. For more information visit www.floridawineacademy.com
Media contact: Alessandra Esteves, [email protected]
About Abaco Wines
Abaco Wines + Wine Bar is a bespoke wine shop & tasting room located on the second floor of the Palm Court in the Miami Design District. www.abacowine.com
SOURCE Florida Wine Academy