Archive for October, 2010

Oregon Wine Dinner @ ACME (11/7)

Thursday, October 28th, 2010

Acme is teaming up with Chapel Hill Wine Company for an Oregon Wine Dinner on Sunday, November 7 at 6pm. The cost is $65 per person, reservations are required, 919.929.2263. We belong to the Arbor Brook Wine Club, so I can tell you how much we like their wine… should be an amazing dinner! The […]

Meet the Winemaker: Ken Forrester @ Wine Authorities (11/2)

Thursday, October 28th, 2010

Wine Authorities will have South African winemaker Ken Forrester here to talk about and pour a few of his wines on Tuesday, November 2nd from 5-7pm. It’s free! Ken Forrester – “Petit” Chenin Blanc Ken Forrester – “Petit” Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot Ken Forrester – Chenin Blanc Ken Forrester – The Gypsy: Grenache/Shiraz

Tour de France Wine Dinner @ Guglhupf (10/27)

Saturday, October 23rd, 2010

Guglhupf is hosting a Tour de France Wine Dinner on Wednesday, October 27 at 7pm. Five wines, five regions, with guest speaker Bruno Arricastres of Wine Without Borders. Champagne welcome followed by a 5-course menu with wine pairings. $55 plus tax & gratuity. The Menu Champagne Grongnet Blanc de Blanc Loire Valley Beau Soleil oysters […]

Studio 91 – a new place for wine in Chapel Hill

Wednesday, October 20th, 2010

Studio 91 features over 30 wines by the glass, focusing on ’boutique’ vineyards, vineyards producing less than 5,000 cases per year of any one wine.¬† They also offer gourmet cheeses, meat and antipasti plates, all served with fresh bread. Additionally, according to their website, they pride themselves on a ‘6 oz. Pour’! Weekly Specials Monday […]

Wine and Whinny @ BrandyWine Cellars (11/5)

Tuesday, October 12th, 2010

Brandywine Cellars will be hosting a fundraiser and wine tasting¬† for CAN-Tr on Friday, November 5th from 7-9pm. Wine and Whinny will include a wine tasting, door prizes, live music and silent auction items like A Cheese Making Class (for 2) at Elodie Farms and a large Filigree Panel from Sweethart Glass. CAN-Tr‘s mission is […]