Meet & Greet | Mollydooker Winery
Tuesday, September 15
Join us from 5 -7 p.m. for a review of the new vintages of the wines of Mollydooker, the label of the renowned team of Spark and Sarah Marquis, and makers of some the finest wines in Australia. We’ll taste 2009 Violinist, 2008 Scooter, 2008 Maitre D’, 2008 Two Left Feet and 2008 The Boxer. Tasting fee $15.
Wine Bar Friday | Bako’s Favorites vs. David’s Favorites
Friday & Saturday, September 18 & 19
2007 Caymus Cab, 2005 Silver Oak Cab Alex, 2005 Cloud View Proprietary Red, 2006 Vine Cliff Cab Oakville, 2005 Paradigm Cab and 2005 Revana Cab. Tastes range from $5 – $8
Wine Bar Friday | The Wines of Twomey Cellars
Friday & Saturday, September 25 & 26
2008 Sauvignon Blanc, 2006 Pinot Russian River, 2007 Pinot Russian River, 2007 Pinot Anderson Valley, 2007 Pinot Santa Barbara County, 2007 Pinot Sonoma Coast and 2005 Merlot. Tastes range from $3 – $5.
Wine Bar Friday | The Other Reds
Friday & Saturday, October 2 & 3
2006 Krupp Brothers The Doctor, 2006 Vie l’Etranger, 2006 Keplinger Red Slope, 2005 David Fulton Petite Syrah, 2007 Prisoner and 2007 Beckman Cuvee Le Bec. Tastes range from $4 – $8.
Meet & Greet Bob Craig | Robert Craig Winery
Friday October 2
Please join us between 5 -8 p.m. to enjoy the company and expertise of Bob Craig, proprietor of Robert Craig Winery. Bob will be pouring his Chardonnay, Zinfandel, and three Cabernets: Affinity, Howell Mountain and Mount Veeder. Tasting fee $15.
Wine Bar Friday | 2001: A Cab Odyssey
Friday & Saturday, October 9 & 10
Shafer Cab Hillside (99WA), Blair Estate, Silverado Cab Limited Reserve (91WS), Caldwell (91WA), Clark-Claudon (92WA) and Arns Cab. Tastes range from $5 – $18.
Wine Bar Friday |The Wines of Spottswoode
Friday & Saturday, October 16 & 17
2007 Sauvignon Blanc, 2005 Lyndenhurst Cab, 2001 Spottswoode Estate Cab, 2002 Spottswoode Estate Cab, 2005 Spottswoode Estate Cab and 2006 Spottswoode Estate Cab. Tastes range from $4 – $10.
Wine Bar Friday | 2006 Big Dog Cabs
Friday & Saturday, October 23 & 24
Scarecrow (94+WA), Chappellet Cab Pritchard Hill (96WS), Lewis Cab Reserve (95WS), Peter Michael Cab Les Pavots (96WS), Spottswoode (91-93WA) and Kobalt (98WA). Tastes will range from $8 – $18.
CASA Fundraiser | Imbibe Grand Opening Party
Sunday, October 25
150 Guest Limit | $50 Donation to CASA |4 – 6 p.m.
It’s finally here – the Imbibe Wine & Spirits Merchant Grand Opening Party. We think it’s important to give back, so this party will benefit the very special local non-profit group CASA 100%. During this two hour event, you’ll enjoy great food, a wide open wine bar, great company AND the satisfaction that you only get by contributing to a worthy cause.
There are only 150 tickets available for this fantastic Sunday party, where you’ll be the only guests in the store. Any purchases that afternoon will also accrue toward a donation from Imbibe to the great folks at CASA, so plan to bring your checkbook!
Tequila Tasting & Dinner | Mexicali Restaurant Downtown | Sold Out
Wednesday, October 28
Seating is very limited for this exciting evening in which you’ll taste ten tequilas, receive a bottle to take home, and enjoy the delicious food of the famous Mexicali Restaurant (downtown). Joel Beth of Pacific Edge will educate us as he guides us through the tasting and Sonny Crews of Mexicali will present a memorable meal. All in all, certain to be a fantastic event, with very limited seating…only 40 guests will be able to enjoy this event. $79.
Meet & Greet | Jennifer Nice & Barry Waite of Tamber Bey
Thursday, October 29
Spend the evening with your new friends Jennifer Nice and Barry Waite of Tamber Bey Vineyards as we pour their Chardonnay and two Cabernets. Tasting fee $10.
Meet & Greet | Kate Chomko of Larkmead Winery
Friday, November 6
Come to Imbibe to meet Kate Chomko of Larkmead Vineyards as we taste through new releases including 2008 Sauvignon Blanc, 2006 Firebelle Proprietary Red (91WA), 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon Estate (93-95WA), 2006 Cabernet Sauvignon Solari Reserve (96WA) and 2006 LMV Salon Proprietary Red (95+WA).
Robert Parker says of Larkmead Vineyard: “This is one of the reference points, as well as historic vineyards in Napa Valley, yet remarkably, Larkmead is not as well-known as the quality of these wines or the stature of this vineyard merits.” We’re very pleased to have a chance to present them to all the friends of Imbibe Wine and Spirits. Don’t miss this tasting; you are all in for a treat. Tasting Fee $25.
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