WHAT: Tasting the other side of the globe
WHERE: O'Brien's Market,4120 Dale Road, Modesto; (209) 545-8100
WHEN: 2 to 5 p.m. today through Sunday
WINES: Wines of South Africa will be poured.
WHAT: Wines that allow an escape from the Heat
WHERE: Stewart & Jasper, McHenry Village, 1700 McHenry Ave., Modesto; (209) 577-6887
WHEN: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday
WINES: Morgan Chardonnay, Textbook Chardonnay, Husch Chenin blanc, Esterlina Riesling will be poured.
WHAT: Summer Refresher Wine Flight
WHERE: Stewart & Jasper, Del Lago Plaza,2985 Renzo Lane, Patterson; (209) 895-9463
WHEN: Tuesday-Thursday, noon-7 p.m.; Friday-Saturday, noon-8 p.m.
WINES: Ca'Momi Chardonnay, Bogle Chardonnay, Decoy Chardonnay, J. Pinot gris will be poured.
WHAT: Robert Mondavi Wine Tasting
WHERE: The Vintage Cellar/Redwood Café,4342 Dale Road, Modesto; (209) 545-9232
WHEN: 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday
WINES: Six award winning wines from Napa's Robert Mondavi Winery will be poured.
COST: $4 per 3-ounce pour; $20 for six
WHAT: California State Fair Wine Competition
WHERE: O'Brien's Market, 4120 Dale Road, Modesto; (209) 545-8100
WHEN: 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday
WINES: Gold medal winners will be poured.