Weekly Wine Events
Here’s hoping everyone enjoyed their weekend to the last drop! To help fight that Smonday feeling, here’s what you can look forward to this week.
? April 25 @uchiaustin – Bouvet Wine Dinner. 9 course dinner with Juliette Monmousseau from @bouvetladubay, including 3 Bouvet pours. 10 spots available. $200 per person.
? April 25, 7-10pm @andiamoitaliano – April Wine Dinner. 4-course traditional Italian dinner featuring dishes inspired by the Veneto region of Italy. Each course is paired with a glass of wine, selected by the restaurant’s Sommelier. $60 per person.
? April 25, 4:30-7:30pm @theaustinwinemerchant – Wine Tasting: Yves Leccia Corse. Sandrine Leccia of Yves Leccia Patrimonio will offer a taste of their wines (white, rosé, and red) from the island of Corse. Free.
? April 25, 5:30-7pm @carillonaustin – @FallCreekVineyards Wine Tasting. Tasting of the best reds and whites from FCV with apps from Chef Dan Bressler. $20 per person.
? April 26, 5-8pm @3tenaustin – The Wine Down. Presented by #DreamingTreeWines the last Wed. of the month April through Sept, the music series will also feature a different 2nd St District restaurant every month which will provide samples, and Dreaming Tree will offer happy hour priced glasses. Benefitting Austin Music Foundation. Free.
? April 26, 6-8pm @bufalinapizza – Chris Cottrell from Bedrock Wine Co. will be flipping pies, talking old vines, and several new Bedrock releases will be featured.
? April 27, 6:30pm @vinevault_ Austin – A Taste of Perfection. Tasting of 6 wines with a 100 point rating, Robert Parker’s highest rating. Heavy hors d’oeuvres. Benefitting the Foundation for the Homeless. $350 per person.
? April 27, 4:30-10pm @italicatx – Scavino Free Happy Hour Wine Tasting & Pop Up Dinner. Free wine tasting from 4:30-6:30pm of 4 wines from nearly 100-year-old Scavino estate in Piedmont. 1-night only pairing menu of individual dishes (or all 3) in restaurant available from 5-10pm.
? April 27, 7-9pm in east Austin – @fosterATX presents A Taste of Italy. 4 course Italian dinner under the stars by Chef Ryan Peace of Asti Trattoria. Complimentary wine pairings. $50 per person.
? April 27, 6:30pm @cru2ndst – @etudewines Winemaker Dinner. 5 courses with 5 wine pairings with special guest Jon Priest, Etude Senior Winemaker. $65 per person.
? April 27, 7-9:30pm @umlaufsculpture – Garden Party Under a Texas Sky. Bites from 25 of Austin’s top restaurants with wine pairings from @twinliquors. Primary annual fundraiser for the museum. $175 per person.
? April 27-30 – Austin Food & Wine Festival. Meet Robert Mondavi Jr. and other top winemakers and sommeliers. Various events throughout course of festival.
? April 28, 5:30-7pm @fallcreekvineyards – Riedel Wine Glass Tasting. Riedel representative will lead the class in sampling differences in taste between regular and varietal Riedel glassware using 3 Fall Creek wines and pairing with Lindt chocolates. Riedel 3 glass set comes with the fee (retail $103). $70 per person.
? April 28, 7pm @3Forks Austin – German Beer & Wine Dinner. 4 course dinner with beer and wine pairings. $125 per person.
? April 30, 6-8pm @julietitalian – Macaron & Merlot. Pre-event for (VIP sold out) Austin Entertains on May 4. 10 female pastry chefs compete for best macaron and Austin somms pair them with their favorite merlots. $50 per person.
? April 30, 1-2pm @fallcreekvineyards – Yoga Stretch & Sip Sunday. 1 hr Vinyasa class led by certified instructor. Relax with a glass of wine afterwards, included in fee. $20 per person.