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Washington, D.C. Wine Tastings & Events

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March 5
Whisky Live, the globetrotting whisky tasting and sampling event, will stop in Washington, D.C., at the Grand Hyatt Washington. Admission includes a souvenir tasting glass, full dinner buffet, live entertainment and access to whisky sampling. For more information, visit Whisky Live's website
April 17
COCHON 555 (five chefs, five pigs, five winemakers), a traveling culinary competition and tasting event, heads to Washington, D.C. Created to promote a national conversation around the sustainable farming of heritage breed pigs, each event challenges five local chefs to prepare a menu from heritage breed pigs. Tickets start at $125. For more information, visit the official website
May 18
The James Beard Foundation's Celebrity Chef Tour will stop in Washington, D.C. at Zaytinya. Participating chefs will include host chef and JBF Award Winner José Andrés, JBF Award Winner Jeff Buben (Bistro Bis, Vidalia, Woodward Table, and Woodward Takeout Food, Washington, D.C.), JBF Award Winner Ann Cashion (Cashion's Eat Place, Johnny’s Half Shell, and Taqueria Nacional, Washington, D.C.), JBF Award Winner Roberto Donna (Alba Osteria and Al Dente, Washington, D.C.), Mark Furstenberg (Bread Furst, Washington, D.C.), Ris Lacoste (Ris, Washington, D.C.), Nora Pouillon (Nora, Washington, D.C.), JBF Award Winner Frank Ruta (The Grill Room, Washington, D.C.), Robert Wiedmaier (Brasserie Beck, Marcel's, and Mussel Bar and Grille, Washington, D.C.). For more information, visit the James Beard Foundation's official website

Monday through Friday
Sonoma Restaurant and Wine Bar hosts an Italian Happy Hour from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Peroni sells for $4 and glasses of house red, white or sparkling wine sell for $5. Seasonal small plates are also available. This offer is available in the lounge. Sonoma Restaurant and Wine Bar, 223 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, Washington, DC 20003, 202-544-8088.
Cork Wine Bar offers wines that are personal favorites and off-the-list Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays
Cork Wine Bar offers wines that are personal favorites and off-the-list to patrons on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. All wines are sold at affordable by-the-glass prices during this Cinq à Sept promotion. Cork Wine Bar, 1720 14th St. NW, Washington, DC 20009, 202-265-2675.

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