It’s Thursday and that means it’s time for Cork Bits…
Friday, June 22nd
- Andretti Winery is giving racing fans a chance of a lifetime to meet Mario AndrettiÃ¢â‚¬Â¦just in time for this weekendÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s NASCAR race at nearby Infineon Raceway! Light appetizers and wines will be served. Tickets must be purchased for this event and you can do so by clicking here or calling (877) 386-5070 ext. 255 or sending an email to email@example.com. 4162 Big Ranch Road, Napa. (888) 460-8463 or (707) 261-1717. Cost: $25 for non-wine club members, $20 for wine club members.
Saturday, June 23rd
- Sequoia Grove will be celebrating its 2004 Cabernet Sauvignon under the beautiful summer sky in the gardens. The usual cheese and chocolates will be paired with the wines and a BBQ will also be available for enjoyment. For wine club members, there is also a barrel tasting available. 12 Ã¢â‚¬â€œ 5pm at 8338 St. Helena Highway, Napa. (800) 851-7841 or (707) 944-2945. Cost: $45 for non-wine club members, Free for wine club members. $20 for wine club memberÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s guests.
- Taste of Howell Mountain is an annual wine tasting event, benefiting the Howell Mountain Educational Foundation. Events include a wine tasting, silent and live auctions to name a few. This event will be hosted by Paraduxx Winery from 2:30 Ã¢â‚¬â€œ 7:00pm, at 7257 Silverado Trail, Napa. 866-367-9943 or 707-945-0890. Cost: $95 per person with advanced purchase, $125 at the door.
- Goosecross Cellars is having a Winemaker BBQ and Barrel Tasting in honor of summer! Juicy marinated tri-tip and chicken will be served alongside a selection of wines. Please call for reservations as space is limited! 3 Ã¢â‚¬â€œ 6pm at 1119 State Lane, Yountville. (800) 276-9210 or (707) 944-1986. Cost: $45 for non-wine club members, $35 for club members.