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May Wine Events

Apr 27, 2012
May Wine Events
Start sipping at a wine tasting near you

wineeventsWhile there’s rarely a reasonable excuse not to enjoy good company and delicious wine, May offers an especially wonderful opportunity because everyone is crawling out of hibernation and ready to head out on the town. If you can’t join Team Bottlenotes for our 4th annual Around the World in 80 Sips™ Chicago event, then visit a tasting near you from the list below.

Derby Festival WineFest, Louisville, KY May 1-2derby
The Run for the Roses isn't until May 4, but Derby fans with a taste for wine may want to head down to Louisville a few days early to check out the Kentucky winery award winners from more than 20 wineries in Kentucky and nearly 30 wineries from Indiana. Click here for tickets and more information.

20th Annual Wine & Herb Festival, Romulus, NY, May 4-6
wineandherbBuild your garden and tend to your palate. Kick-off this Wine & Herb Festival on Friday by visiting Six Mile Creek, Long Point, King Ferry, and Montezuma wineries. Then Saturday and Sunday visit all sixteen wineries and savor herb cuisine. Click here for tickets and more information.

The Eleventh Annual Philadelphia Wine Festival, Philadelphia, PA, May 5wineevent
Spend an evening at the Lincoln Financial Field’s SCA Club sipping wines from around the world for a good cause. For one night only, taste hundreds of wines and participate in a silent auction benefitting The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Click here for tickets and more information.

Around the World in 80 Sips™, Chicago, IL, May 11
80sipsJoin Bottlenotes in the Windy City for our 4th annual wine tasting in Chicago. Year after year, this event is sold-out. Buy your tickets early and come taste 80+ wines from around the world plus iGourmet artisanal cheese, Creminelli charcuterie and more. Click here for tickets and information.

Ninth Annual Spring Vintner Series, Darby, MT, May 17-20chappellet_vineyard
Splurge at the luxury resort Triple Creek Range for a weekend retreat featuring private log cabins, a romantic setting and wildlife. The weekend features Chappellet winery and will include wine tastings, visiting with vintners, wine pairing dinners, and outdoor activities such as fly-fishing and horseback riding. Click here for tickets and more information.

7th Annual Ghirardelli Square Wine Festival Uncorked! San Francisco, CA, May 19
wineeventSavor your day in Ghirardelli Square. This annual festival is a partnership with the local nonprofit organization, Save the Bay, and will include a day’s worth of wine seminars, live music, and wine and food tastings with chefs and restaurants from around the San Francisco Bay. Click here for tickets and more information.

Do you know of any not-to-be missed May wine events? Share with us below.


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