Archive for January, 2011

Two Wine Classes @ Wine Authorities

Wednesday, January 26th, 2011

“Vine to Wine” A Wine Authorities 101 wine class Thursday, February 3rd Description: Wine Authorities presents an evening of wine from a vine’s bud break in the spring to squeezing into the bottle. We cover how a vine grows, how wine is made, how to read a label, how to buy wine, how to store […]

Italian Wine Dinner @ San Carlo Italian Bistro (1/26)

Monday, January 17th, 2011

San Carlo Italian Bistro in Raleigh is having a wine dinner on Wednesday, January 26 at 6:30pm. The price is $49.99 plus tax and top, call (919) 676-3262 for questions about the menu or reservations. The Menu Course one Frittura Italiana- fried Calamari & green Olives topped with Aioli Spicy Marinara Blanc de Blancs (bubbly) […]

Constellation Brands Wine Dinner @ Nana’s (2/23)

Friday, January 14th, 2011

Nana’s in Durham is hosting the guys at Hope Valley Bottle Shop for a Constellation Brands Wine Dinner on Wednesday, February 23rd at 7pm. The cost is $55/person (plus tax and tip). Chef Scott Howell will pair dishes with the following wines. Call Nana’s at 493-8545 for reservations. The Wines Clos du Bois Pinot Grigio […]

Recession Wine Dinner (Argentina) @ Jujube (2/1)

Tuesday, January 11th, 2011

Jujube will be hosting a Argentinian-themed wine dinner on Tuesday, February 1st at 7pm. The price is $40 per person, not including tax and tip. The Menu Cashew, lobster, and shrimp lettuce wraps Dos Copas Blanco 2009 (Pedro Gimenez, Torontes) Pungent Arancini with orange blossom crème fraiche Barricas Torrontes 2009 Roasted guinea fowl with pomegranate […]

Living Social – $15 for $30 worth of wine/food at Frazier’s Wine Bar

Monday, January 10th, 2011

Looking for an excuse to try a new wine bar (or visit one you know you like)? Living Social’s deal today involves wine, so you know I bought one! Get $30 worth of food and drink for $15 at Frazier’s Wine Bar

Triangle Wine Experience 2011

Monday, January 10th, 2011

The Triangle Wine Experience is here again from Feb. 3-5, 2011. Proceeds benefit the Frankie Lemmon Foundation, which has been serving children with special needs since 1959 through raising money to cover the cost of educational and therapeutic services. Thursday, February 3rd, 7:00 p.m. – Wine Maker Dinners Hosted by winemakers and winery owners from […]

French ‘Recession’ Dinner @ Jujube (1/18)

Saturday, January 8th, 2011

Jujube will start the year off right with another recession dinner on Tuesday, January 18th at 7pm. The cost is a very reasonable $40/person (plus tax and tip), please call Jujube directly at 960-0555 for reservations! The Menu Grapefruit and shrimp salad with avocado and crispy noodles -Reserve des Vignerons Saumur Blanc 2009 Goat cheese […]

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