New Jersey Wine Tastings & Events
Blend Bar & Bistro celebrates its anniversary with a beer festival from 12 p.m.-6 p.m. at the Mercer County Park Festival Grounds in West Windsor, NJ. Tickets ($45 for early birds) include beer, live music and more. For more information, visit tickets.beerfests.com
Taste premium and specialty fruit wines at Cream Ridge Winery. Complimentary wine tastings are offered daily: Monday through Saturday 11 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sundays 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; tours given most weekends. Cream Ridge Winery, 145 Route 539, Cream Ridge, NJ 08514, 609-259-9797.
Valenzano Winery in South Jersey offers complimentary wine tastings daily: Monday through Thursday 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Fridays 11 a.m.-6 p.m., and Saturday through Sunday 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Valenzano Winery, 1090 Route 206, Shamong, NJ 08088, 609-268-6731.
Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar in Edgewater, NJ, offers a "5 For $6 'Til 7" bar menu featuring five appetizers, five cocktails and five wines by the glass, each priced at $6 and served nightly until 7 p.m. Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar, 90 The Promenade, Edgewater, NJ 07020, 201-313-9463.
Monday through Friday
Happy hour is weekdays from 5 p.m.-7 p.m. at Grand Cru Winebar in Englewood. Enjoy $5 house wine, $5 small plates, $5 cocktails and $4 beer. Grand Cru Winebar, 30 N. Van Brunt St., Englewood, NJ 07631, 201-568-3939.
Fridays & Sundays
Every Friday the farm-to-table five-course tasting menu with wine pairings at The Frog & the Peach is available at the discounted price of $150 for two (normally $105 per person). On Sundays bottled wine is one-third off. The Frog & the Peach, 29 Dennis St., New Brunswick, NJ 08901, 732-846-3216.
For additional information
on wine events, please contact:
Wine & Marketplace
Madison, NJ 07940
Livingston, NJ 07039
Bernardsville, NJ 07924