Several French wines from the southern Rhone wine region all featuring the embossed papal crest that are unique to wine bottles from Chateauneuf du Pape. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Beer and Wine Cave, 4400 Heatherdowns, (419) 382-6221. 6-8 PM. 15.
Thursday, September 27
The Andersons, Talmadge Road. Wine Tasting. 6-8 PM. Grand Southern Rhone from the perfect 2010 Vintage. This may be the best vintage of Southern Rhone wines I have ever tasted. We will serve Cote du Rhone Villages, Lirac and incredible Chateauneuf du Pape. Dollar for dollar Southern Rhone wines may be the best quality wine values on the planet. 1. Domaine Lafond Lirac Roc-Epine, 2. Mas de Boislauzon Cote du Rhone Villages, 3. Saint Cosme Cote du Rhone, 4. Domaine de la Carbonniere Chateauneuf du Pape, 5. Domaine Oliver Hillaire Cuvee Classique Chateauneuf du Pape, 6. Domaine de la Charbonnier Les Hautes Busquieres Chateauneuf du Pape, 7. Domaine Tour Saint Michel Feminessance Chateauneuf du Pape, 8. Bosquet des Papes Chant le Merle Chateauneuf du Pape. A premium tasting. Nominal fee per sample.
Corks Wine and Liquor, Promenade Plaza, 27250 Crossroads Pkwy., Rossford – (419) 872-6800. 6-9 PM. Nominal fee per sample.
TREO Wine Bar, 5703 Main St., Sylvania, (419) 882-2266. Wine & Cheese Thursday. Explore the wonderful world of wine and cheese. Try four different wines with a sample platter of the day’s cheese.
Friday, September 28
Saturday, September 29
Aficionado Wine and Cigars, The Shoppes at RiverPlace, 26567 N. Dixie Highway, Suite 135, Perrysburg, (419-873-4444). 5:00 – 8:30 p.m. Napa Valley Cabernet: 1. Twenty Rows, 2. Napa Cellars, 3. St. Supery, 4. Freemark Abbey. $20 tasting.
Walt Churchill’s Market, 3320 Briarfield. Maumee, (419) 794-4000. 4:00 PM. September Seafood Celebration . $30 per person – food. Wine Extra. – Reservations Required. End Summer with seafood! Chef Bill Kohloff will be grilling a feast of our freshest fish in a casual, ‘family-style’ party. It is all about the fish, the flavor, and the fun….and of course the wine!
Walt Churchill's Market, 26625 Dixie Hwy, Perrysburg, (419) 872-6900. Wine Tasting. 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM. Nominal fee per sample.
- The Bistro at Maumee Wines, (419) 893-2525, 2556 Parkway Plaza, Maumee.
- Tres Belle Wine and Martini Lounge, (419) 874-4555, 3145 Hollister Lane, Perrysburg (Levis Commons).
- Zinful Wine Bar & Restaurant, (419) 878-9463, 7541 Dutch Road, Waterville.