Guide: 7 Places To Enjoy Wine Locally in Tampa Bay

The impact of wine is truly massive in this country. According to The Wine Institute, California wine has one of the biggest impacts on the U.S. economy employing 786,000 Americans and generating $114 billion in annual economic activity. The impact on Florida’s economy is nearly $6.8 billion with $2 billion in wages paid and $991.2Continue reading “Guide: 7 Places To Enjoy Wine Locally in Tampa Bay”

Upcoming June Wine Events at Michael’s Wine Cellar (Sarasota)

If you love wine, there are quite a number of upcoming events at Michael’s Wine Cellar in Sarasota. Spend a day at the beach and enjoy some wine at at this international boutique that has been offering wine for more than 30 years. Monthly Casual Tasting – 6/2 In addition, Michael’s Wine Cellar has aContinue reading “Upcoming June Wine Events at Michael’s Wine Cellar (Sarasota)”

Wine Bar George now open at Disney Springs (Orlando)

Full disclosure: I was invited to Wine Bar George for a complimentary tasting this week to try their new menu. My history with George Miliotes dates back a few years and is outlined in this article. All opinions stated are my own and do not represent Wine Bar George or any other group. Wine BarContinue reading “Wine Bar George now open at Disney Springs (Orlando)”

Ceviche Paella Porch Party Sundays: $25 Unlimited Sangria and Paella

Full disclosure: This is a sponsored post for Ceviche Tapas Bar and Restaurant about the Paella Porch Party series they are currently hosting. I have been compensated for this article. Any opinions expressed are my own. Sundays in South Tampa are getting more upbeat with Ceviche’s Paella Porch Party series being held on Sundays from 11AM-4PM.Continue reading “Ceviche Paella Porch Party Sundays: $25 Unlimited Sangria and Paella”

Ruth’s TasteMaker Dinners: DAOU Vineyards & Winery

Ruth’s Chris Steak House recently began hosting a new dinner wine series called Ruth’s TasteMaker Dinners. The restaurant is teaming up with 6 pairing partners at 106 locations for this series including DAOU Vineyards & Winery, Johnnie Walker Whisky, Chateau Montelena Winery, Marchesi Antinori, and more. I will check out the DAOU Vineyards dinner thisContinue reading “Ruth’s TasteMaker Dinners: DAOU Vineyards & Winery”

The Generous Pour Event @ The Capital Grille – #TCGPour11

I attended the Capital Grille’s Generous Pour Preview Event on Monday night. The Generous Pour Wine Event will occur from July 12th to September 4th, 2011 at Capital Grille locations. This event will feature a collection of nine wines from around the world, each hand-selected by The Capital Grille’s Master Sommelier, George Miliotes, one of only 173 Master SommeliersContinue reading “The Generous Pour Event @ The Capital Grille – #TCGPour11”

Yamato: June 1/2 Off Wine Promotion

Yamato Japanese Steakhouse located in the Wiregrass Mall in Wesley Chapel is currently offering a wine promotion for the month of June. Everything is $5 a glass, half-off their normal price. Some of the red wines available include: Swanson Merlot Penfolds “Thomas Hyland” Shiraz Four Vines “Maverick” Zinfandel Some of the white wines available include:Continue reading “Yamato: June 1/2 Off Wine Promotion”