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September 10
Carmine’s in the Forum Shops at Caesars Palace will host a five-course pairing with a selection of Italian wines. Courses will include passed hors d’ oeuvres of cured salmon with lemon mascarpone and roasted eggplant dip, matched with Ferrari Brut; seafood pasta with clams, paired with a 2013 Vernaccia; mushroom three ways, matched with a 2010 Chianti Classico Riserva; rack of lamb with rosemary potatoes, paired with a 2006 Amarone Della Valpolicella; and dessert of semifreddo with strawberries and almond biscotti, matched with a 2010 Barolo. The dinner will begin at 7 p.m., and is priced at $100, plus tax and gratuity. Reservations can be made by emailing or calling 702-802-6566. Carmine’s, Caesars Palace, Forum Shops at Caesars, 3500 Las Vegas Blvd. S., Las Vegas, NV 89109, 702-473-9700.
September 16
Wolfgang Puck and his Las Vegas culinary team will host the third-annual Sip & Savor event at Spago at the Forum Shops at Caesars Palace. Attendees will have the opportunity to sample the signature cuisine of each of Puck’s six Las Vegas restaurants --- Spago, Cut, Trattoria del Lupo, Wolfgang Puck Bar & Grill at the MGM Grand, Wolfgang Puck Bar & GrillDowntown Summerlin, and Cucina by Wolfgang Puck --- paired with a number of the chef’s favorite wines. The cost is $175 for general admission at 6 p.m., and $225 for VIP with reserved seating and early entry at 5:30 p.m. Proceeds will benefit Keep Memory Alive, an organization committed to improving the lives of patients and families as they navigate the challenges of brain disorders, including Alzheimer's. To purchase tickets, call 702-369-6300 or visit Eventbrite. Spago, Caesars Palace, Forum Shops at Caesars, 3500 Las Vegas Blvd. S., Las Vegas, NV 89109, 702-369-6300.
September 17
Sammy’s Restaurant & Bar will celebrate its two-year anniversary with a special edition of its Sammy’s Social Club, with a wine dinner featuring Moët & Chandon. Courses will include ahi poke on a crispy wonton, seasoned with red chili, soy sauce, sesame seeds, green onion and sesame oil, paired with a glass of Moët & Chandon Brut Impérial; Brie cheese and truffle oil on a thin-crust pizza, matched with Moët & Chandon Grand Vintage 2006; herb-marinated flat iron steak, paired with Moët & Chandon Brut Impérial Rosé NV; and warm crispy mini donuts with raspberry and chocolate sauce, matched with Moët & Chandon Brut Nectar Rosé NV. The dinner will begin at 7 p.m., and the cost is $65, with $5 from each reservation being donated to the Dave Rice Foundation. Seating is limited, and reservations are required by calling 702-567-4000 or by emailing Sammy’s Restaurant & Bar, 1501 N. Green Valley Pkwy., Henderson, NV 89074, 702-567-4000.
Through 2015
In celebration of Andre’s 35th Year Anniversary, Andre's at Monte Carlo and Alizé at the Top of the Palms will offer a 35 percent discount on any of its vast collection of wine, if ordered before 6:30 p.m. The discount is being offered throughout 2015. To reserve Andre’s at Monte Carlo, call 702-798-7151, or to make a reservation for Alizé, call 702-951-7000. Andre's Monte Carlo, Monte Carlo Resort & Casino, 3770 Las Vegas Blvd. S., Las Vegas, NV 89109, 702-798-7151.

Third Thursday of Each Month
MADE LV in Tivoli Village in Summerlin is hosting the monthly W.I.N.O.S. (Women in Need of Sanity) event in conjunction with Mercedes of the Mercedes in the Morning radio program on MIX 94.1. Held every third Thursday of each month from 5:30 p.m.-7 p.m., ladies (men are welcome, too) are treated to live music, fashion advice, giveaways, raffles, food and drink specials and a photo booth by Studio K. During the event, the restaurant offers its happy hour menu, with wine for $5. Made LV, Tivoli Village, 420 S. Rampart Blvd. Ste 140, Las Vegas, NV 89145, 702-722-2000.
Second Tuesdays
Grape Street Cafe is offering wine tastings the second Tuesday of every month from 6 p.m.–8 p.m. Tastings include a variety of four wines for $5 per person, but if any featured wines are purchased, the $5 tasting fee is applied to the purchase price of the bottle. Local wine wholesaler and importer Parc Ave Distributors conducts the monthly tastings. Grape Street Cafe, 7501 W. Lake Mead Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89128, 702-228-9463.
Tuesday through Thursday
Twin Creeks Steakhouse at the Silverton Casino Hotel Lodge is offering half price on specialty cocktails and all items from its tapas menu from 8 p.m.-10 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday. Twin Creeks Steakhouse, Silverton Casino Hotel Lodge, 3333 Blue Diamond Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89139, 702-914-8594, 866-946-4373.
Mercadito at Red Rock Casino, Resort & Spa is hosting weekly Wednesday Tequila Dinners. Executive chef Juan Puentes presents a four-course dinner with off-menu, tequila-based dishes. Between courses, guests get to try anejo, blanco and reposado tequilas. The four-course dinner is priced at $36 per person, with a minimum of two people per table. There are four menus that rotate weekly over three months, to enable guests to try a variation of the tequila dinners, or return for their favorites. Mercadito, Red Rock Casino, Resort & Spa, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89135, 702-979-3609.
Second Wednesday of Every Month
Art & Wine: A Perfect Pairing will be held at the Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art (BGFA) on the second Wednesday of every month from 5 p.m.-7 p.m. The event features art from BGFA’s new exhibit, “Fabergé Revealed,” along with pairings from the Bellagio wine cellar, and an interactive wine and art conversation with BGFA director Tarissa Tiberti and Bellagio director of wine Jason Smith. The cost is $34 for members, and $42 for non-members. Tickets may be purchased by visiting the BGFA ticket counter, by calling 702-693-7871 or online at Bellagio, 3600 Las Vegas Blvd. S., Las Vegas, NV 89109, 702-693-7111, 888-987-6667.
Third Wednesdays
Wine Away Wednesdays are held at various locations within Tivoli Village from 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. on the third Wednesday of each month. Admission to the event is $13.65, which includes two glasses of wine, passed appetizers and the opportunity to browse offerings from local businesses. Tickets must be booked in advance at
Wednesday through Saturday
The Hostile Grape inside the M Resort is hosting complimentary wine tastings Wednesdays through Saturday from 5 p.m.-6 p.m. The Hostile Grape offers more than 160 wines by the glass including vintages from America, Italy, France, Spain, South Africa and Germany. Guests purchase a pre-paid tasting card and serve themselves through an enomatic dispensing system, which offers pours of one-, three- or five-ounces, allowing guests to sample from several different wines. Hostile Grape, M Resort, 12300 Las Vegas Blvd. S., Henderson, NV 89044, 702-797-1000.
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays
VOM FASS at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian has launched a new, free Whiskey Experience event on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings at 7 p.m. The informal 45-minute class allows guests to learn about various whiskeys from around the world and how they are made, while giving an overview to teach the differences between bourbons, Irish whiskeys and Scotches. Attendees are provided a taste of one bourbon, one Irish whiskey and two Scotches during the experience, as they learn about various kinds of Scotches, blended whiskeys, blended malts, single malts --- and the different regions from which the spirits derive. Reservations are not required. Those planning to attend can visit to get specific details on which whiskeys will be featured and discussed. VOM FASS, 3355 Las Vegas Blvd. S., Las Vegas, NV 89109, 702-414-1000, 877-883-6423.
Every Other Thursday
Oil & Vine at The District at Green Valley Ranch is hosting complimentary wine tastings every other Thursday from 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m. The tastings include a variety of wines, gourmet foods, olive oils and vinegars samples, served throughout the shop. For the schedule of tastings, visit the Oil and Vine official website. Oil & Vine, 2235 Village Walk Dr. Ste. 151, Henderson, NV 89052, 702-467-0909.
N9NE Steakhouse inside Palms Casino Resort is offering 50 percent off its extensive wine list, when ordered by the bottle. The special is offered every Thursday during its opening hours, from 5:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m. N9NE Steakhouse, Palms Casino Resort, 4321 W. Flamingo Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89103, 702-933-9900.
NOVE Italiano is offering a new happy hour menu, featuring $7 small plates, as well as specially priced cocktails and wines in the bar and lounge from 6 p.m.-8 p.m. every Thursday. The menu highlights fan favorites such as prosciutto di parma sliders, Tuscan panzanella salad and margherita pizza. Several signature cocktails are offered for $7, including the "pomagranita," a combination of Ketel One Oranje, POM, Pama liqueur and simple syrup. NOVE Italiano, Palms Casino Resort, Fantasy Tower, 4321 W. Flamingo Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89103, 702-942-6800.
Marche Bacchus hosts free wine tastings every Saturday from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Tasting notes for each wine are provided. Marche Bacchus, Lakeside Center, 2620 Regatta Dr., Ste. 106, Las Vegas, NV 89128, 702-804-8008.

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Marché Bacchus
2620 Regatta Dr. #106
Las Vegas, NV 89128

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