Tempranillo wine from the Spanish wine region of Tierra de Castilla (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Beer and Wine Cave, 4400 Heatherdowns, (419) 382-6221. 6-8 PM. $15.
Zinful Wine Bar & Restaurant, (419) 878-9463, 7541 Dutch Road, Waterville. 6:00 – 9:00 PM. Labor Day Redux: Wines that Work for You. (I wanted to do this tasting back during the real Labor day, but wasn't quite ready) With all that holiday drama right around the corner, now's the time to save wherever you can. Drop by and sample this hardworking lineup of whites and reds that will keep you in the black.
Thursday, October 18
The Andersons, Talmadge Road. Wine Tasting. 6-8 PM. Rowdy New Wines: 1. Gradis’ciutta Collio Cabernet Franc, 2. Eisenhower “Last Straw” Red, 3. Columbia Crest Horse Heaven Hills Cabernet, 4. Conundrum Red, 5. Locations E, 6. Sterling Platinum, 7. Mollydooker “The Boxer” Shiraz. 8. Delaforce 2000 Vintage Port. 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, October 19
Saturday, October 20
Aficionado Wine and Cigars, The Shoppes at RiverPlace, 26567 N. Dixie Highway, Suite 135, Perrysburg, (419-873-4444). 5:00 – 8:30 p.m. Spanish Garnacha: 1. Vina Borgia, 2. Evodia, 3. Tres Picos, 4. Alto Moncayo "Veraton." $15 tasting.
Walt Churchill’s Market, 3320 Briarfield. Maumee, (419) 794-4000. 12:00 - 5:00 PM. WCM Fall Festival and Delicious Discounts. There are a lot of fun Fall-themed activities happening at Walt Churchill’s Market on this Saturday in every department. Maybe even goats?! So back in the wine shop we’ll be pouring delicious discounted wines. Our Wine Expert Austin Beeman has picked the best closeouts available and this will be your chance to try them all. Nominal fee per sample.
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.