September 18-20 Budweiser Taste of St. Louis will take place at the Chesterfield Amphitheater. The event will feature Restaurant Row, a culinary stage, Stella Artois Chef Battle Royale and more. For more information, visit www.tastestl.com
November 19 The Lodge at Pere Marquette presents aBeaujolais Nouveau dinner at 6:30 p.m. featuring four courses. Seats for the dinner are $50 per person and include taxes and gratuity. For more information, visit The Lodge at Pere Marquette's website The Lodge at Pere Marquette, 13653 Lodge Blvd., Grafton, IL 62037, 618-786-2331.
Ongoing Enjoy wine tastings at Robust every first and third Tuesday of the month from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Every Wednesday is Flight Night, with reduced prices on both the wine flights in the bar and the bottles in the shop. On all other days flights of three 3 oz. pours are priced between $12 and $28. As part of Cinco de Vino promotions there is special pricing on wine bottles in the bar and cafe and 15% off every bottle in the shop throughout the fifth day of each month. Robust, 227 W. Lockwood Ave., St Louis, MO 63119, 314-963-0033. Robust, 227 W. Lockwood Ave., Webster Groves, MO 63119, 314-963-0033.
Wednesdays O'Fallon's Rendezvous Café & Wine Bar hosts a weekly wine tasting at 6:30 p.m. as well as a monthly Women & Wine tasting every third Wednesday of the month. (tasting is subject to change to Tuesday, so be sure to check with the restaurant). The cost is $15 per person (unless stated otherwise) and includes wine education, recipes and light snacks. Flights of wine are always available and change every month. The cost of three pours is $9.50. They also have occasional beer and scotch tastings. For more information and to make reservations, call 636-281-CAFE or visit www.rendezvouscafeandwinebar.com.
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