Zins & Sliders
May 23rd, 2015 1:00PM – 5:00PM
After the brutal winter, it’s time for grill masters to shake off the dust, refill the propane and fire up the charcoal! We will dispel the notion that barbeque lovers must slum with beer while indulging in their favorite grilled fare at “Zins and Sliders.” During this complimentary tasting, we invite you to sip on Zinfandel’s as you enjoy burger sliders to ultimately discover how the full-bodied, spicy flavors and rustic tannins of a quality Zin complements the flavors of their favorite grilled food. We hope to introduce you to a wine that will make you think twice about putting away the cork screw this summer.
Spain’s New Finds
May 30th, 2015 1:00PM – 5:00PM
This tasting will show case the newest finds from Spain. We invite you to try some of Spain’s best varietals as you sip their way through one of the best wine regions in the world. It is often a mystery to many how Spain can produce such rich and outstanding wines because of its hot climate.
However, Spain has the perfect combination of ingredients that cultivate vineyards after vineyards of wine. With its warm days, cool nights, elevated plateaus, and proximity to the ocean, Spain has endless wines that are worthy of tasting. Don’t miss the opportunity to taste these impressive yet affordable wines that will introduce you to new varietals of Spanish wine.
90pts and Above “Series 3”
June 6th, 2015 1:00PM – 5:00PM
Due to the overwhelming popularity of our “90 Points and Above” tasting we are excited to announce the final installment of the three-part tasting series. Oenophiles will sip and swirl some of the industry’s highest rated and distinct wines from top wine raters including: Wine Enthusiast, Wine Spectator, Wine Advocate and Robert Parker. Only a handful of wines ever earn the 90+ point distinction and our experts have hand selected a wide variety of these fine wines for you to enjoy! Don’t miss the opportunity to taste these impressive yet affordable wines that are perfect for any casual gathering or special occasion.
All American Spirits: Bourbon and Whiskey
Wednesday, June 10th, 2015 6:30PM to 8:30PM
Today we’re inviting guests to explore the tastes of American bourbons and whiskeys, at our complimentary “All American Spirits” tasting. At this special tasting our expert staff will be pouring a selection of upscale American bourbons and whiskeys barreled in the USA including one from Boston’s own backyard. Names such as Whistle Pig, Eagle Rare and South Boston Irish Whiskey are just a few of the great spirits to be poured at this tasting. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to taste the exquisite tastes of these American spirits. As always, walk-ins are welcome.
June 13th, 2015 1:00PM to 5:00PM
Today we’re welcoming fun-loving United Liquors representative Bob “B.Z” Zohn as a guest pourer at its complimentary tasting of “B.Z’s Picks.” Bob, affectionately called B.Z by many customers, has been the designated go-to wine guy for many years and makes regular appearances throughout Massachusetts to share his passion for the product. Now, this wine connoisseur is finally bringing his extensive knowledge to The Wine Connextion! Always filled with enthusiasm and passion for his craft, attendees can enjoy and learn about B.Z’s preferred reds and whites while certainly having a good laugh or two!