• Pogo's Wine Tasting: Best of Kermit Lynch Wine Merchant at Maplewood

    Lyle Railsback will walk through gems of the Kermit Lynch portfolio, with a focus on the iconic producers of France and Italy that Kermit loves, including Quintarelli, Sesti, Vieux Telegraphe, and Charles Joguet among others. $50, space limited. RSVP online or call Pogo's 214.350.8989. Event Location: Maplewood Social Club, 2615 Inwood Rd, Dallas, TX 75235
  • Tornatore Wine Tasting at Corner Wines, Plano

    $20, Tornatore wines take root on the Northern slopes of Mount Etna, the tallest active volcano on the European continent. Corner Wines, 4017 Preston Rd., Ste 535, Plano TX 75093
  • Hearty Red Wine Tasting Event at La Cave Warehouse

    La Cave Warehouse
    Taste a selection of wonderful hearty red wines to pair with rich warm foods to get you through the winter months. There will be brand new selections from La Cave's cellar, as well as some tried and true stand by wines that never disappoint. Complimentary but please RSVP to rhonda(at) La Cave Warehouse, 2263 Valdina #120, Dallas TX 75207. 214.747.9463
  • Château de Saint Cosme Wine Tasting at Off the Vine's Cellar

    Off The Vine
    Taste Château de Saint Cosme wines produced in the Rhône by the Barruol family. $40 +tax. Reservation required: 817.421.1091 or email holly(at) to reserve. Off The Vine is located at 324 S. Main Street, Grapevine TX 76051. Event location: The Cellar, 322 S. Main Street (next door to Off the Vine).
  • Cooking for the Hounds at The Mercury
    Chris Ward's 13th annual cooking demonstration and seated tasting benefits the Greyhound Adoption League of Texas. $85, includes full course menu of Olives-Olives-Olives, assorted sushi and sushi rolls, shrimp and stone ground grits, chicken Milanese and arugula salad, crepes Suzette and two drink tickets. The Mercury, 11909 Preston Road (northwest quadrant of Preston and Forest), Dallas. Purchase tickets online.
  • Burgundy Wine Dinner at Fuzi Fine Wines

    Email fuzieclub(at), $225. 972.943.9463. Yao Fuzi Cuisine, 4757 West Park Blvd., Plano, TX 75093
  • Taste of France...and Spain! at the Fashion Industry Gallery (F.I.G.) with the French American Chamber of Commerce (FACC)

    Purchase tickets in advance
    Le Beaujolais Nouveau arrives in style and for the 36th annual celebration, the French American Chamber of Commerce of Dallas / Fort Worth invited Spain to join in. Kick off the holiday season at a phenomenal evening of wines and gourmet traditions of France and Spain. Trust us, the FACC knows how to throw a party. Attendees must be at least 21 years old. Purchase in advance: VIP reception 6-7pm, $110 (includes main event); main event 7-9:30pm, $80. Tickets purchased the night of the event at the door will be an additional $10 (VIP $120, main event $90) and no discounts will be accepted. Pre-purchased valet parking, $15, is available at check-out, or you may purchase parking the night of the event. Event location: F.I.G., 1807 Ross Avenue, (entrance across from the Fairmont Hotel), Dallas TX 75201
  • Chocolate, Cheese and Bubbles Class at Scardello

    Explore each of these delights individually and try out some interesting pairings, $40.00. Scardello Artisan Cheese, 3511 Oak Lawn Avenue, Dallas TX 75219. Reserve in advance: 214.219.1300
  • Italian Wine and Cheese Class at Scardello

    Cheese - from robiola to the King of Cheese - and wine from the bounty of Italy - the home of Scardello's Rich Rogers' ancestors, $40.00. Scardello Artisan Cheese, 3511 Oak Lawn Avenue, Dallas TX 75219. Reserve in advance: 214.219.1300
  • Big Reds and Cheese Class at Scardello

    Big reds are crowd-pleasing and meant for winter, but are they meant for cheese? Explore these gargantuan wines and the cheeses to pair with them, $50. Scardello Artisan Cheese, 3511 Oak Lawn Avenue, Dallas TX 75219. Reserve in advance: 214.219.1300