More Tasting Around Town

Following up on Nancy’s  wine tastings and sales here are a few more opportunities.  Mark your calendar for:

August 15th at La Cave, their second “Cave Dweller” tasting from 11am-1pm. This complimentary tasting will feature New World summer style options, including wine from Chile, California, South Africa and more.  RSVP required by August 13.  214-747-9463.

Next week is busy at Veritas.  August 18th Veritas Wine Room , winner of the “Best of Big D Lawyers That Pour,” partners with Dallas Uncorked a French wine tasting fr0m Rhone, Loire, Chateauneuf-du-Pape and more.  Tickets through  August 19th they also welcome local crooner Ricki Derek.  What can be better than a beautiful bubble, or sensuous Cab enjoyed while listening to the soothing sounds of a well loved Dallas favorite.

Stephan Pyles continues with their fantastic summer patio happy hour, with the addition of an $8 Passion Chile Margarita, voted one of the top 10 cocktails in Dallas. This is in addition to specially priced Champagne and wine, and paired with complimentary flat breads.

There is a new online outlet for wine in Dallas, and they will deliver to your door with in 24 hours.  Vintage Wine is a new online outpost that ha a good selection and boasts temperature controlled delivery in “Dallas, TX” for a minimum $50 order of at least 3 wines (otherwise they will ship via Fed Ex.)  They also have a “knowledgeablestaff” that can help you with selections; not sure who the staff is though.  Love the option and support local ideas.  They are running a few specials as well, including Conundrum for $19.00 a bottle.

In addition to Sigel’s incredible wine sale, stop by the Fitzhugh location on August 19th from 6-8 for a Gin tasting of up to 20 different special and unique gins.  RSVP to Dimitrios,214-635-3162 for details on obtaining your Gin passport.