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Minneapolis/St. Paul Wine Tastings & Events

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Ongoing
North Loop Wine & Spirits offers complimentary wine tastings every Friday from 4 p.m.-8 p.m. and Saturday from 3 p.m.-7 p.m. Purchase discounts are available on featured wines. Complimentary beer tastings are offered every Tuesday 4 p.m.-8 p.m. Various classes on wine, beer, and spirits are on offer each week from $10 to $30. North Loop Wine & Spirits, 218 Washington Ave. N., Minneapolis, MN 55401, 612-338-5393.
 
Wednesdays
Spill the Wine hosts weekly wine tasting nights from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Cost is $35 per person and includes a three-course dinner. Select bottles of wine are available at half price on Mondays 5 p.m.-11 p.m. Or enjoy $15 bottles, $5 wines by the glass, $3 draft beers and half-price small plates during happy hour Monday through Friday, 3 p.m.-6 p.m. Spill the Wine, 1101 Washington Ave. S., Minneapolis, MN 55415, 612-339-3388.
 
Wednesdays & Sundays
Riverview Cafe & Wine Bar offers flights of wine for $11 on Flight Nights every Wednesday and Sunday. Riverview Cafe & Wine Bar, 3745-3753 42nd Ave. S., Minneapolis, 55406 MN, 612-729-4200.
 
Fridays & Saturdays
Serving the Twin Cities since 1948, McDonald's Fine Wine & Spirits offers free in-store wine tastings every weekend and beer and spirits tastings on select days as well. For details, visit www.mcdonaldsliquorandwine.com. McDonald's Fine Wine & Spirits, 5010 34th Ave. S., Minneapolis, MN 55417, 612-721-6686.
 


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RECOMMENDED WINE SHOP
For additional information on wine events, please contact:

Surdyk's Liquor Store
303 E. Hennepin Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55414
612-379-3232



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