Wine Tastings

April 2020

April 3, 2020 5 PM-7PM  “Tasting to Go”
Wine Tour of Italy

This is an epic task to hit on all the great wines of Italy in one tasting, so you are in for a treat.  To hit on the highlights, we offer a Nebbiolo wine from Piedmont, a Sangiovese from central Italy, an Aglianico from the south, a Valpolicella from Veneto, a Sardinian white Vermentino and an orange wine from Friuli. Served with Italian cheeses and salumi and our French breads. Call ahead to order or walk in to pick up while kits last from 5pm to 7pm. $15 at the door, no reservations needed.

April 10, 2020 5 PM-7PM  “Tasting to Go”
Wines for Easter Lamb and Ham

For Good Friday, we offer you several options on wine pairings for both lamb and ham, then you can pick up your favorites on Saturday.  For lamb, we offer red wines from the Rhone Valley, a Roman Cesanese and an Australian Shiraz.  For the ham, we offer German Riesling, French Pinot Gris and California Chardonnay. Served with cheeses, lamb samplers and cooked ham, along with our baguettes. Call ahead to order or walk in to pick up while kits last from 5pm to 7pm. $15 at the door, no reservations needed.

April 17, 2020 5 PM-7PM  “Tasting to Go”
Red Bordeaux and Burgundies

We visit a handful of newer red Bordeaux and Burgundies in the shop, as well as 2 white Burgundies.  Discover some sleeper Cabernet/Merlot blend Bordeaux and Pinot Noir based Burgundies that we are excited to bring into the shop, as well as two favorite Chardonnay white Burgundies. Served with French cheeses and salumi and our French breads. Call ahead to order or walk in to pick up while kits last from 5pm to 7pm. $15 at the door, no reservations needed.

April 24, 2020 5 PM-7PM  “Tasting to Go”
Cabernet Franc + Sauvignon Blanc = Cabernet Sauvignon

This tasting kit allows you to explore the qualities of the two mother grapes of Cabernet Sauvignon that create this big red wine. We start with experiencing the structure of two Sauvignon Blancs, then move on the the light red fruits of two Cabernet Franc, which will climax in two Cabernet Sauvignon that will have traits from both parent grapes.  Served with cheeses ans salumi and our French breads. Call ahead to order or walk in to pick up while kits last from 5pm to 7pm. $15 at the door, no reservations needed.