There's always time for a taste of wine! And we've made it easy for you to plan your wine weekend. Tastings can be found with the Free Powers Wine Tasting at Sapphire Lounge at Hotel Ruby, First Friday Music, Art and Wine at Liberty Lake Wine Cellars, Thursday Wine Social at Gourmet Way, Wines of the Month Tasting and New Spring Finds at Vino, First Friday Fun at Barili Cellars, Weekly Wine Tasting at Little Italy's and Complimentary Wine Tasting at The Culinary Stone. Additional tasting events include Wednesday Night Fried Chicken and Local Beer Dinner Series at Wandering Table. And ... if you're more of a scotch man, there's the 11th Annual Scotch Open at the Coeur d'Alene Resort Golf Course.
Be sure to mark your calendars for Milbrandt Vineyard's Winemaker's Dinner, the 6th Annual Wine Extravaganza at the Resort Plaza Shops and Sip, Swirl and Savor at Mukogawa Fort Wright Institute, all coming up later this month!
Visit our FSA-sponsored online calendar to find out more about these upcoming events.
POWERS WINE TASTING
Thurs. April 6, 5 - 8pm
Meet winemaker Chris Arsers for a lively discussion on how Powers Wines' unique blends capture the magic. After the tasting, take advantage of a flight of premium wines for only $5, Happy Hour priced single glasses of wine at $4, or a bottle for $20. Read more
FIRST FRIDAY MUSIC, ART & WINE
Fri. April 7, 4 - 8pm
Join Liberty Lake Wine Cellars for April’s First Friday. Enjoy original music by Wyatt Wood, photography by Jeff O’Shea and Liberty Lake Wine Cellars’ newest wine release – the 2016 Dry Riesling out of the prestigious Red Willow vineyard.
CULINARY STONE'S COMPLIMENTARY TASTING
Wed. April 12, 5:30pm
Join The Culinary Stone at Riverstone each Wednesday, 4 to 6pm, for a complimentary wine tasting and taste different wines from around the world. Afterward, enjoy a little shopping in the store, or take advantage of the Chop Shop and Bakery.
Sat. April 22, 3 - 7pm
An evening of fine wine, food and fun! More than 20 wineries will be on hand with 65 wines to taste. Tickets are $15 and include six wine tastings and a complimentary wine glass. Additional tasting tickets may be purchased at the event.
QUOTE OF THE WEEK
“Wine improves with age. The older I get, the better I like it.”