Ummm... Ummm... That's it. Focus on the wine glass. You’re getting thirsty, very thirsty.
Many red wine lovers have been captivated, converted and consumed by the Pinot Noir grape. Its effusive aromas, subtle structure, and versatility, have made it a popular potable for red wine lovers as an alternative to big, dense Cabernets or Syrahs. The same goes for Pinot Gris and Pinot Blanc as alternatives to the dominant Chardonnay. Join us tonight as we tune in, turn on, and taste 10 types of Pinots. Reservations for tonight's powerful presentation are appreciated and can be made by calling 813-879-2931. Click on the Title above to reveal the list of wines we will be pouring for you on the tasting evening.
"Overture, curtains, lights, This is it, we'll hit the heights..."
This is it; our last seated tasting until the fall season. Join us for a special night of nights as we present a stellar set of 8 red wines that are famous for High ratings, Big flavors and Classic finishes. Reservations for this special sampling are limited to 35 people and must be made in advance by credit card by calling (813) 879-2931. Click on the Title above to reveal the star studded lineup of wines you will be tasting this night.
Temperatures are rising and revolution is in the air. America is discovering or
rediscovering Rosé wines as a great way to chill out and relax in our endless summer days. Their popularity has become quite the wine trend with many new winemakers promoting their own style of this "pink drink". So what better time to taste ten types than on a hot afternoon in the city. Hopefully you'll find some new favorites to refresh your palate, and refill you wine cellar. Reservations can be made by calling (813) 879-2931. Check back here soon to see which Rose' wines we will be serving to cool you down on a hot afternoon.
Our seasonal super savings wine tasting is back. We host tonight's bargain bonanza four times a year. It's at these seasonal soirees where we showcase 13 new wines that are part of our $99 Case program where you can mix & match any 12 wines for the low, low price of 99 dollars. What's even better is that tonight we'll give you a bonus bottle FREE on every case you buy, which makes it only $7.63 per bottle! Reservations for this penny-wise perusal are appreciated, and can be made by calling (813) 879-2931. Check back here soon to see which delicious new wines we will be featuring at this seasonal event.
In the wine world, certain regions or countries become famous and renowned for growing a particular grape.
They make their reputation by producing wine made from that grape variety better than anywhere else in the world. Tonight we will pay homage to the areas in the world that produce these great wines like nowhere else. Reservations for this indigenous experience are appreciated, and can be made by calling (813)879-2931. Check back here soon to see the details of which wines made our line-up.
A B C's of Wine - Wine Tasting
At our usual, weekly wine tastings, we are often sampling versions of the two most popular wines grapes, Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay. But tonight we wanted to explore some lesser known, but very delicious grapes or grape blends that are also a delight to taste. Hence the title “Anything But Cabernet or Chardonnay”. Reservations to appreciate these alternate wines are appropriate and can be made by calling (813) 879-2931. Click on the Title above to see the list of ABC wines that we want you to taste.
Winery Spotlight: Chateau La Nerthe - Seated Wine Seminar
Tonight we have not one, but two guest speakers to entertain and inform you about Chateau La Nerthe. Christophe Bristiel of Chateau La Nerthe and Antoine Collet of Kobrand will showcase 6 of their prestigious and highly –rated whites and reds from their winery which is situated in the Chateauneuf-du-Pape district of France’s Rhone Valley and has been making wine there since 1736. Seats will sell out fast for this event so please be prompt with your reservation calls. Credit cards are requested when you call and make your reservations at (813) 879-2931. Click on the Title above to see the critically acclaimed line-up of wines that we will present this night.
Guess That Grape - Mystery Wine Tasting
Are you good at guessing? Figuring out a mystery? How about tasting 10 delicious wines with fresh bread and tasty cheeses? If your answer is yes to any of the above, then join us tonight for a little fun in the glass. We've got ten wines in brown bags and invite you to figure out which wines are which. We will give you a list of what's being tasted tonight, and then you decide in what order they are being poured. Sound like fun? It's definitely a challenge to get them all right. Reservations to join our quenching quandry are appreciated and can be made by calling (813) 879-2931. Check back here soon to see which wines we'll be pouring for you 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!