Hear Ye ! Hear Ye !
It is our honor to announce a special seating with eight most regal red & white wines that hail from the prestigious properties of California's Napa Valley. It is quite an occasion to assemble such quaffable crowned jewels in one place, and quite an opportunity to be invited to enjoy these notable nectars. So talk it over with your fellow dukes and duchesses, and make plans to join us. Reservations are required in advance by credit card and can be made by calling or clicking 813-879-2931. Click on the Title above to reveal which eight elites will be poured in our royal court this evening.
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 813-879-2931. Click on the Title above to show the list of blended beauties we will pouring for you this night.
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 5 sets of similar 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 813-879-2931. Check back here soon to find out which American Heroes and World Challengers we will be pitting against each other this evening.
Fling - a brief period of self-indulgence (Merriam-Webster dictionary)
Wanna have a fling? Nothing serious, now. It’s 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 813-879-2931. Check back here soon to reveal the 10 wines we will spring on you this night.
Ratings are an integral part of the fine wine business. Winemakers and wholesalers use these ratings to help sell their wine. Wine buyers and enthusiasts use these ratings as a "quality assurance" method in making wine choices. All the wines we will taste tonight have earned a high A (90+) rating from the various wine media and critics. Join us to see if you agree, and get a chance to purchase some highly rated wines before they are sold out. Reservations for this numbers game are appreciated and can be made by calling (813) 879-2931. Check back here soon to see which wines have made our list to wines to pour for you this night.
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!