Wine Tastings

09/17/2009 2:02 PM

09/17/2009 6:17 PM

WHAT: Cal-Italia tasting
WHERE: O'Brien's Market, 4120 Dale Road, Modesto; 545-8100
WHEN: 2 to 5 p.m. through Sunday
WINES: Pinot grigio, vermentino, sangiovese, barbera, and muscato with foods to match
COST: $5

    

WHAT: Central Coast wines
WHERE: Stewart & Jasper, Del Lago Plaza, 2985 Renzo Lane, Patterson; 895-9463
WHEN: Noon-9 p.m. today-Saturday; noon-7 p.m. Sunday-Thursday
WINES: Mount Eden, Saucelita, Morgan, Tolosa, Rancho Sisquoc
COST: $5

    

WHAT: Friday Night Flights: Argentina and Chile
WHERE: Sips Bistro, 901 Carpenter Road, Modesto; 527-7477
WHEN: 5 to 8 p.m. today
WINES: Torrontes and malbec from Argentina and carmenere and sauvignon blanc from Chile
COST: $8

    

WHAT: Cabernet sauvignon
WHERE: Angels' Share Wine Shop, 2101 Sylvan Ave., Modesto; 492-0600
WHEN: 6 to 8 p.m. today
WINES: A variety
COST: $12, plus 11 percent off wines tasted

    

WHAT: Chardonnay
WHERE: Sips Bistro, 901 Carpenter Road, Modesto; 527-7477
WHEN: 2 to 8 p.m. Saturday
WINES: Pouilly Fuisse and Monterey, Jadot and Latour from France and Chalone and Morgan from Monterey
COST: $10

    

WHAT: Champagne Sunday
WHERE: Sips Bistro, 901 Carpenter Road, Modesto; 527-7477
WHEN: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday
WINES: Champagne, sparkling wine, brunch
COST: Variable, brunch $6

    

WHAT: Tuesday Twofers
WHERE: Angels' Share Wine Shop, 2101 Sylvan Ave., Modesto; 492-0600
WHEN: 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday
WINES: 2-ounce tastes
COST: $2 per taste

    

WHAT: Weekly tasting
WHERE: Tresetti's World Caffe, 927 11th St., Modesto; 572-2990
WHEN: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday
WINES: A variety
COST: Call for information

    

WHAT: 5 for 5 at 5
WHERE: Angels' Share Wine Shop, 2101 Sylvan Ave., Modesto; 492-0600
WHEN: 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday
WINES: Three reds and two whites
COST: $5, plus 11 percent off wines tasted

    

WHAT: Sonoma Zinfandel
WHERE: Sips Bistro, 901 Carpenter Road, Modesto; 527-7477
WHEN: 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday
WINES: Director's Cut, Plungerhead, Seghesio Rockpile Road and Ridge East Bench
COST: $12

    

WHAT: Weekly tasting
WHERE: Bacchus Food & Spirits, 1200 I St., Modesto; 576-8994
WHEN: 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday
WINES: Tastes paired with small bites
COST: $15

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