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September 3, 4 & 5: Thursday and Friday 5-8 and Saturday 1-5 p.m.—Hooray, Hooray for Labor Day—Labor Day is, of course, the day set aside to honor the American worker. But, it’s also the “unofficial” end of summer and the weekend before is time for celebrating. Come celebrate with Free tasting. No registration necessary.

September 7: Monday—Labor Day—CLOSED

September 11 & 12: Friday 5-8 and Saturday 1-5 p.m.—Great Value Wines Tasting—The kids are back in school and that can mean only one thing…taxes are due! Don’t worry that you don’t have enough money left to spend on wine because this week’s selections are such good values that you won’t be able to resist taking a few bottles home with you. And, they are well made and taste great, too. Free tasting. No registration necessary.

September 18: Friday 5-8 p.m.—Special Tasting of Peirano Estate Wines—Lowell Hutcheson of Massanois Imports, representative of Peirano Estate Vineyards, is guest pourer for the very first time at our tasting bar for this special tasting of delicious Peirano Estate Vineyards wines. Four generations of the Peirano family have been growing grapes and making wines in Lodi since the late 1800s and the wines they produce are terrific. Make sure you mark this date on your calendar. Free tasting. No registration necessary.

September 19: Saturday 1-5 p.m.—Peirano Estate Wines Tasting with Dale and Allison—If you can’t make Friday night’s tasting of Peirano Estate Wines, join us on Saturday when Dale and Allison pour them. Free tasting. No registration necessary.

September 24: Thursday 7 p.m. Gina Ippolito of Empire Merchants North presents “How to Order Wine in a Restaurant” Class. Gina is well-known in our area for her expertise in assisting sommeliers and restaurant wine managers in the creation and updating of their wine lists. For many of us, making a selection from a wine list and deciphering a wine label (especially an imported wine) can be confusing. Gina is going to show us how to order wine like a pro and never be confused again! Class size is free but limited to 35 persons and registration is required. Click here to register.

September 25 & 26: Friday 5-8 and Saturday 1-5 p.m.—Four NEW Fall Favorites—Come taste four new-to-the-shop wines that are perfect for fall sipping, meals and more. Free tasting. Free tasting. No registration necessary.

September 30: Wednesday: 5-8 p.m.—Special Tasting Event—The Wines of Red Tail Ridge Winery— Red Tail Ridge is the Finger Lakes first LEEDS Gold Certified Winery. Located on the western shore of Seneca Lake, we’re proud to say that we’ve stocked these wines since first opening our doors in 2009. Tasting Room manager, Danielle Van Gheem is special guest pourer and she will happily answer your questions about Red Tail Ridge and how these terrific wines are produced. No registration is required.

October October 14: German Wines Class RESCHEDULED to October 27—See below

October 23: Friday: 5-8 p.m.—Spooktacular Halloween Lune Chocolate and Wine Tasting—Boo! Trick or Treat! We love Halloween at The Savvy Wine Cellar and that’s why, every year right before this holiday, we have a special tasting of ghoulishly great wines with spooky labels or scary names paired with artisan chocolate from locally owned Lune Chocolat. The folks at Lune Chocolat have created four frightfully fun, spooktackulary sensational chocolates to pair with our four Halloween tasting wines. Free tasting and no registration is necessary. But get here early before all the goodies are gone!

October 24: Saturday: 1-5 p.m.—Wines for Halloween Tasting—Be ready for adult Halloween parties with four frightfully good wines. Free tasting. No registration necessary.

October 27: Tuesday: 7 p.m.—German Wines Class featuring the wines of Max Ferd Richter— The estate of Max Ferdinand Richter has been owned by the Richter family for more than 300 years. Today this enterprise, owned and run by winemaker Dirk Richter, is one of the leading producers of top Rieslings in the heart of the central Mosel area. Lowell Hutcheson represents Massanois, the distributor for these wines, and she is presenter for this class. Class is limited to 35 participants and registration is required. Click Here to Register.
Please note: This class was originally scheduled for October 14 but had to be rescheduled.

Tastings and classes are free. You must be at least 21 years old to attend. Valid photo ID required. For more information click here to contact us or call 399-5133.

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