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The Blend Trend

Trying to please all people at the table this Thanksgiving? This Tuesday Tasting (Nov 7) we test out  some crowd-pleasing red and white blends that hit all the right notes. Featuring: Marcella’s Rhone Blend, California – From Fess Parker Vineyards, this Central Coast blend of…

Meet the Maker: Gregory Hecht of Hecht & Bannier Wines

Meet the Maker: Gregory Hecht of Hecht & Bannier Wines Tuesday, Oct 31, 5:30-7:30 This Tuesday we’re very excited to have a special tasting with winemaker Gregory Hecht of H&B Wines. Gregory will share 5 different French wines with us and discuss H&B’s model of…

The Big Petite

The little grape that packs a big punch is back! This Tuesday Tasting we try three California Petite Sirahs that deliver rich, flavorful mouthfuls with every sip. Featuring: Concanon – This Central Coast vineyard is a critic’s favorite for its fruit-forward Petite Sirahs: bright red,…

Great Greeks

As Mobile kicks off its annual Greek festival this week, Firehouse celebrates with a tasting of 3 great Greek wines. Opa! Featuring: Sigalas Santorini Assyrtiko-Athiri—Santorini is famous for its dry white wines (and training the vines to grow in unique basket shapes) and this combination…

Shiraz-matazz

This Tuesday Tasting we take a trip down under to try 3 big, bold Shirazes straight from the Barossa Valley in the Aussie Outback. So get ready to wrap your laughing gear round these red rippers! (That’s Australian for “cheers, mate!”) Barossa Valley Estate—Vibrant flavors…