Our second virtual viticultural cruise of this summer sets sail tonight for the exotic destinations of the New Zealand and Australia. These 2 countries are on the other side of the globe and have winemaking traditions that are as unique and captivating as the lands they are grown in. Join us as we sample 10 exotic exports that are worth spanning the globe for. Reservations for this delicious virtual voyage are appreciated and can be made by calling (813) 879-2931. Check back here soon to check out which wines we will be tasting on this exotic trip in our glasses.
Drinking a wine that rates over 90 points from various experts is most always a pleasure. Finding a highly-rated, high-quality wine for under $20 a bottle is a bit of a trick, but we managed to find 10 wines that deliver both exquisite taste and excellent value. Our search led us to 3 whites and 7 reds that fits this bill, and we want you to try them. So if you like great wine for a fair price, make your reservations for this good-sense sampling by calling (813) 879-2931. Click on the Title above to reveal which wines that both make the grade and are bargains under $20.
Our premium event “Best of the Best” on Friday, June 29th has been SOLD OUT. Therefore, as promised, we have scheduled an encore presentation for those who missed out. On Saturday , June 30th , we will pour the same really wonderful, really rare, and really expensive wines to another 36 people that sign up for this once in a quarter century event. We think these seats will also go quickly. Like the previous evening, we are selling tickets exclusively through BrownPaperTickets.com. So act now, log onto BrownPaperTickets.com, and reserve your seats by buying tickets at their website. We look forward to you joining us. Click on the Title above to reveal the spectacular list of wines you'll be tasting this special night.
Tonight we set sail for three exotic ports of call in the beautiful Mediterranean countries of Spain, Italy, and France. This virtual cruise around these historic harbors will showcase seven summery reds, a refreshing French Island white, a quaffable Spanish rose', and a festive Spanish sparkling wine to complete your journey. There will be ten wines in all to relax with. Reservations to taste this luxury line-up are appreciated and can be made by calling 813-879-2931. Click on the Title above to reveal which European lovelies will be on board with us.
This Sunday is Father’s Day. It’s a time to let Dads know you care. How about sharing a glass of great red wine with him or letting him enjoy a tasty red that you bought especially for him. We think it’s a perfect way to say Thank You for all he has done. Reservations for this 10 wine, paternal patronage are appreciated and can be made by calling (813) 879-2931. Click on the Title above to reveal which Cabernets we have selected for Dear Old Dad.
Hanna Winery Spotlight - Meet & Greet
Join us this Wednesday for a special Meet & Greet wine sampling with Hanna Winery President Christine Hanna. She has taken her family’s Sonoma County based winery in a new direction. She invites you to taste and talk with her about making great wines in the much heralded Sonoma regions of the Russian River and Alexander Valleys. Reservations to join this unique opportunity are requested, appreciated, and can be made by calling 813-879-2931. Click on the Title above to reveal which wines will be pouring this Wednesday night.
Oktoberfest and Fall Beer Festival
A sure sign that fall has arrived is an event known as Oktoberfest. Here in the United States, this old world occasion has taken on new prominence with the current craft beer craze. Tonight, therefore, we not only will sample traditional Oktoberfest beers, but we will also feature festive fall releases, party with some pumpkin products , and revel in some new releases from trendy microbreweries. There will be 14 interesting beers in all, and if someone in your group must have wine to be happy, bring them along as we will have a mouthwatering red and white wine for them to enjoy. Reservations for this sudzy celebration are appreciated and can be made by calling 813-879-2931. Click on the Title above to reveal which seasonal suds we will be serving to you this night.
Awesome Autumn Arrivals - Wine Tasting
The Fall season is a very special time in the wine industry. Not only are wineries creating new wines, but also wine distributors are releasing new arrivals and holiday promotions to retailers throughout Florida. Tonight we'll offer up 10 new wines that we found, want you to try, and hope you will enjoy. Three wonderful whites and seven recently retained reds await you. Reservations for this awe-inspiring occasion are appreciated and can be made by calling 813-879-2931. Click on the Title above to reveal which totally awesome wines have arrived for our fun-filled evening.
Duckhorn Wine Company: A Selected Sampling
Duckhorn Wine Company is a family of prestigious wineries in California that produce outstanding red and white wines. Tonight we welcome Brand Ambassador Patrick Madden as he educates us on ten tempting types of wine that his portfolio offers. He will be pouring products from famous wineries such as Duckhorn Vineyards, Paraduxx, Goldeneye, Migration and Calera. Reservations for this awe-inspiring occasion are appreciated and can be made by calling 813-879-2931. Check back here soon to reveal which wines Patrick will be pouring for our enjoyment.
'Cult of Cabernet' - Seated Wine Seminar
Here, walking among us every day, there are people who openly crave a glass of Cabernet Sauvignon. They act perfectly natural most of the time, but then someone brings up the topic of red wine, and they immediately search for a glass and start a mantra of "Cabernet, must have some". We like these people. We cater to these people. So tonight, if you are some of those people, you can seek refuge and satisfaction with eight incredible Cabernets and Cabernet Blends that we will sympathetically pour to quench your craving. Reservations to join this Cabernet congregation are required by credit card, and can be made by calling 813-879-2931. Check back here soon to reveal the eight excellent elixirs that we have selected to sample this night.
Open Mon-Sat 10-7 (closed Sun)
Vintage Wine Cellars
3629 Henderson Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33609 (map)
Best of the Bay winner in multiple years!
The big wine warehouses fall short in knowing and tasting their products - here they do both, and are happy to share that knowledge with you. - Yelp!