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Phoenix/Scottsdale Wine Tastings & Events

Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Resort hosts a winemaker dinner series October 1, November 5, December 3, January 7, February 3, February 4, March 3, March 24, April 7, May 5, June 2
Attend one of eleven winemaker dinners at the Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Resort. For the 26th season, this culinary dinner series will run from October 2015 to June 2016. Come out for a night combining a multi-course menu prepared by the hotel’s signature restaurant (Wright’s at the Biltmore’s) executive chef Gordon Maybury and discussions about vintages with visiting winemakers. Stick around after the meal for post-dinner drinks and cigars. Each dinner is $120, plus tax and 18 percent gratuity. For reservations and information, call 602-955-6600. Wright's at the Biltmore, Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Resort, 2400 E. Missouri Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85016, 602-955-6600.

Su Vino Winery Tasting Bar offers five tastes of wine for $10, chocolate and wine pairing flights, and wines by the glass and by the bottle. Su Vino Winery, 7035 E Main St Suite 110, Scottsdale, AZ 85251, 480-994-8466.
Enjoy half-price bottles of wine all day Monday, or get $5 wines by the glass everyday from 4 p.m.-6 p.m. during happy hour at Rare Earth Pizza & Wine Bar. Also offered during happy hour everyday are $3 beers and $6 margaritas. Rare Earth Pizza & Wine Bar, 28190 N. Alma School Pkwy., Scottsdale, AZ 85262, 480-513-6252.
Mondays & Wednesdays
Uncorked wine bar offers 50% off all glasses of wine and wine flights from 3:30 p.m.-10 p.m. on Mondays as part of Monday Madness. Meanwhile, Wednesdays mean $5 off all bottles of wine and cheese trays. Uncorked, 16427 N Scottsdale Rd Suite 130, Scottsdale, AZ 85254, 480-699-9230.

For additional information on wine events, please contact:

Sportsman’s Fine Wines & Spirits
3205 E. Camelback Rd,
Phoenix, AZ 85018

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