There's quite the buzz tonight at Vintage Wine Cellars. Bees have long been a symbol of French royalty and tonight we apply this regal emblem to two of France's best wine regions, Bordeaux and Burgundy. These two regions have been shining examples of what winemaking should aspire to 'bee' around the world. Reservations are required in advance by credit card, and can 'bee' made by calling 813-879-2931. The details of what we will be pouring for you tonight can 'bee' seen by clicking on the Title above.
The wine-growing, winemaking business has blossomed into a mainstream industry in recent times. But even today, there are still family owned and operated wineries that pride themselves on keeping their family business in the family. While many wine brands are corporately created and focused on the current fad, there are some that are grounded by the wisdom of generations past and the common bond they have with those around them. Tonight we will honor the fruits of their family's labor by tasting and toasting 10 types of wine that they produce. Reservations to join our clan are appreciated and can be made by calling (813) 879-2931. Click on the Title above to reveal the wines we will be pouring at this event.
The popular NCAA Basketball competition will tip off later this month, but we wanted to bounce a fun idea by you before it begins. Tonight we will host a taste-off between 10 tasty varietals from various wine regions, and invite you to be judges on which wines are winners in a head-to-head format. Reservations for this bracketed imbibing are appreciated and can be made by calling or clicking (813) 879-2931. Details on which wines made it into our tasty tournament can be seen by clicking on the Title above.
Fling - a brief period of self-indulgence (Merriam-Webster dictionary)
Wanna have a fling? Nothing serious, now. Just a casual gathering of consenting adults who would like to pleasure themselves with fine wine, fresh cheeses, and fun people. Tonight we offer you an affair in the glass, as we pour ten tempting wines to enjoy, with no obligations. But who knows, you might just find some wines you can take home and get to know better. Nothing serious though. It's a casual thing. Reservations are appreciated for this seasonal sampling, and can be made by calling or clicking (813) 879-2931 . Click on the Title above to see the delicious details of what wines we will be serving this night.
Blending different grapes together has been the winemaker's main tool for making better and more interesting wines for centuries. Furthermore, it gives the resulting blends balance, depth, complexity, and makes the wine more complete. That's why American wine enthusiasts are fascinated by the details of what each winemaker has created in his own, distinct culmination of grapes, both red and white. Tonight we will delve into ten custom-made concoctions, and have some fun figuring out exactly what we are tasting in these blends. Reservations are appreciated and can be made by calling or clicking (813) 879-2931. Check back here soon to see which blends we have selected for you to have fun with.
Red, White and Brews - All-American Beer Tasting
What a revolution we are enjoying here in America. Brewmasters and beer makers across this great nation are creating incredible hand crafted beers. Tonight we are getting a head start on AMERICAN BEER MONTH and will be popping the caps on at least a dozen new specialty and seasonal brews from the good ole U.S. of A. This will be a great chance to understand how varied and interesting American beers are today. Reservations are for this patriotic perusal are appreciated and can be made by calling (813) 879-2931. Click on the Title above to see the details of the Reds, Whites and purely American beers we will be pouring.
All-American Reds - Wine Tasting
Tonight we are pouring a story about this great country that we live in. The US of A grows wines from sea to shining sea, and tonight we'll venture to Oregon, Virginia, Washington and of course California to taste some of the best red wines that this country proudly produces. Reservations for this sampling of our nation's pride are appreciated and can be made by calling (813) 879-2931. To see the national wines we will be pouring on this night, please click on the Title above.
Bastille Day Celebration - Wine Tasting
The People have Won! The Aristocracy is Dead ! ..And the Wine is Flowing !
July 14th commemorates the French Revolution and we are glad to help them celebrate by freely pouring ten of their most wonderful and widely known wines. We'll sample current offerings from the Loire, Bordeaux, Burgundy, Rhone, and even partake of some Provence Rose's. Reservations for tonight's raucous rebellion are appreciated and can be made by calling (813) 879-2931. Click on the Title above to reveal which wines we will be celebrating with this night.
Passport Series: New Zealand & Australia
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. To see which wines we will be featuring on this night, please check back here soon.
90+ Rated and Under $20 - Wine Tasting
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 fit 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. Check back here soon to find the details on what we will be pouring 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!