Juan Gil Monastrell (Photo credit: quinn.anya)
Beer and Wine Cave, 4400 Heatherdowns, (419) 382-6221. 6-8 PM. Sebastiani Wines with Michael Hicks. $15
Zinful Wine Bar & Restaurant, (419) 878-9463, 7541 Dutch Road, Waterville. 6:00 – 9:00 PM. Nominal fee per sample.
Thursday, January 17
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, January 18
Toledo Museum of Art Glass Pavilion, 7 - 9:30 PM. Art of the VineEnjoy four wines and light snacks during It’s Friday! at the TMA. This week: Celebrity Wines. Tickets ($15 members/$25 nonmembers, plus tax), are available at the Information Desks.
Walt Churchill’s Market, 3320 Briarfield. Maumee, (419) 794-4000. 12:00 - 5:00 PM. Bordeaux Part 2 – The Right Bank. Now we switch attention to the wines east of the Gironda river and the regions of Pomerol and Saint-Emilion. These are the supremely sexy and succulent Merlot and Cabernet Franc based wines. If all you've had are the Merlots of California, you haven't even had any Merlot yet. The awesome high-rated 2009s are amazing wines and we'll have plenty of those to enjoy. Premium tasting.
Walt Churchill's Market, 26625 Dixie Hwy, Perrysburg, (419) 872-6900. 1:00 – 5:00 PM. Nominal fee per sample.
AREA WINE BARS
- 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.