|Oregon Pinot noir wine from Bergstrom in the Willamette Valley (Photo credit: Wikipedia)|
Thursday, November 20
Andersons, Talmadge Road, Wine Tasting. 6-8 PM. Wines for Thanksgiving Dinner. Classic, satisfying food wines for your dinner, no matter what you serve. 1. La Forcine Vouvray, 2. Rayne Vigneau Bordeaux Blanc, 3. Mollydooker Verdelho, 4. Rene Mure Gewurztraminer, 5. Pfeffingen Dry Riesling, 6. Alexander Valley Vineyards Pinot Noir, 7. Chaman Red Blend, 8. Chateau Soleil Promesse, 9. St. Supery Cabernet. Nominal fee per sample.
Corks Wine and Liquor, Promenade Plaza, 27250 Crossroads Pkwy., Rossford – (419) 872-6800. 6:00 – 9:00 PM. Thursday Night Tasting. Wines from the Vintner Select portfolio with special guest Tricia Rasar. 1. Biutiful Cava, 2. Hexamer Spatburgunder Weissherbst Halbtrocken White Pinot Noir, 3. Rochet Beaujolais Noveau, 4. Sattler St. Laurent, 5. Stolpman Syrah, 6. Vols Riesling I. Nominal fee per sample.
Friday, November 21
Special Event: Wine Affair Savory Soiree, (419) 329-2353, Parkway Place, 2500 Parkway Plaza. 6:30 PM. Benefits the Kidney Foundation of NW Ohio. Wine tasting, hors d’oeuvres, live and silent auctions, music. $90 per person. Order online tickets here.
Toledo Museum of Art, 6:30 – 8:30 PM. Wine by the Glass Pavilion. Holiday Hits: Special Occasion Wines. Enjoy four wines and light snacks at the Toledo Museum of Art Glass Pavilion. $20 for members, $30 for nonmembers. Purchase during Museum hours by phone at 419-255-8000 ext. 7448.
Saturday, November 22
- Tres Belle Wine and Martini Lounge, (419) 874-4555, 3145 Hollister Lane, Perrysburg (Levis Commons).
- Veritas Cork and Craft, 505 Jefferson Avenue, Toledo – (419) 214- 9463.
Up & Coming:
Tuesdays – Weekly wine tasting at Forrester's on the River, 26 Main St. Toledo – (419) 691-2626. 5:00 – 7:00 PM. Five to six unique tastings of wine, that are not found on the menu, along with an assortment of tapas style appetizers to complement the wines. Tastings are between $10-$15 per person and are held in their wine bar (Paige's Wine Bar).