Rosie’s Italian Grille, 606 N McCord Rd., Toledo, (419) 866-5007. Elite Wine Tasting. $125per person. Call for reservations.
Zinful Wine Bar, (419) 878-9463, 7541 Dutch Road, Waterville, 5:30 – 8 PM. Wednesday Wine Tasting.
Thursday, March 12
2012 Brocard – Chablis – Chardonnay – Burgundy, France, 2. 2012 Allamand Valle de Uco – Malbec – Mendoza, Argentina, 3. 2011 Batasiolo – Nebbiolo – Langhe, Italy, 4. 2012 Joel Gott – Cabernet Sauvignon 815 – California. Nominal fee per sample or $7 per flight.
Andersons, Talmadge Road, Wine Tasting. 6-8 PM. Tour of Sonoma: Sonoma encompasses some of the most widely varied terrain and temperatures in California. Here we offer a wide range of variations of Sonoma. 1. Selby Sauvignon Blanc, 2. Hanna Chardonnay Russian River Valley, 3. Jordan Chardonnay Russian River Valley, 4. Picket Fence Pinot Noir, 5. MacRostie Pinot Noir, 6. Simi Merlot, 7. Seghesio Zinfandel, 8. Angels & Cowboys Red. Nominal fee per sample.
Corks Wine and Liquor, Promenade Plaza, 27250 Crossroads Pkwy., Rossford – (419) 872-6800. 6-9 PM. Selections from Ryan Patrick Vineyards. Special guest Tricia Rasar. 1. Ryan Patrick Reserve Chardonnay, 2. Ryan Patrick Rock Island Red, 3. Ryan Patrick Rebel Rhone Blend, 4. Ryan Patrick Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon, 5. Ryan Patrick Riesling. 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.
Walt Churchill’s Market, 3320 Briarfield. Maumee, (419) 794-4000. 12:00 – 5:00 PM. Napa Valley – To Cabernet and Beyond: Napa Valley is a tiny region with big impact (and prices.) Only 4% of California’s wine volume is grown here, but 25% of the value. Napa is famous for big rich Cabernet Sauvignon (and we’ll taste some of those,) but we will also try other exciting grape varieties. Nominal fee per sample.
- Veritas Cork and Craft, 505 Jefferson Avenue, Toledo – (419) 214- 9463.
- Zinful Wine Bar, (419) 878-9463, 7541 Dutch Road, Waterville.
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).
April 7 - TREO Restaurant, 5703 Main St., Sylvania, (419) 882-2266. Spring Fling Wine Dinner. Join us for an elegant evening with wine pairings and a special menu celebrating the fresh & flavorful tastes of spring. $75 includes tax & gratuity. Call for reservations or email firstname.lastname@example.org.