LATORRE'S 118 West 5th St. Offers Wine Tastings every Wednesday at 6:30pm. For more information contact the restaurant at 704-377-4448.
TONIC 1427 E. 4th St. has free wine tastings every Wednesday. The evening begins at 8:30pm and runs till 2am. Entry and tastes are free. For more information, call 704-347-2582 after 8pm or visit www.withtonic.com.
WINE DINNER will be held on March 1 at Mimosa Grill featuring wines from Elyse Winery. Five course dinner includes seared yellow fin tuna and grilled Colorado buffalo steak plus wine w/ each course. Ray Carlson, owner & wine maker at Elyse will speak. Evening begins with reception at 6:30pm. Tickets are $70. Call 704-343-0700.
WINE MAKERS WINE DINNER will be offered at Bistro 100 on February 28. Tom Drozd of Palmer Vineyards will host & wines from the vineyard will be featured. Menu includes seared Long Island duck, butter poached lobster & tenderloin ravioli. Reception starts at 7pm. Cost is $60/person. Call 704-344-0515.
THE WINE GALLERY 8020 Providence Road, offers wine tastings every Thursday, 6:30-8:30pm. Cost is $5 per person. Call 704-544-2455.
WINE TASTINGS AT REID'S 7TH ST. WINE SHOP Every Wednesday night at the Wine Bar from 5:30-7:30pm, very informal. Three wines will be tasted each week. Cost is $10 per person. Call 704-513-7014.