Meet the Winemakers of Winderlea Vineyard and Winery
Willamette Valley, Oregon
Wine Tasting and Discussion at Ciné
234 W. Hancock Athens
Tuesday, March 29
Join us and Specialty Wine Distributors for this very special opportunity to taste and learn about the wines of the Willamette Valley in northwestern Oregon, with the owners of Winderlea Vineyards, Bill Sweat and Donna Morris. The couple will present four of their wonderful wines while hosting a discussion on their sustainable farming initiatives, winemaking processes, why pinot noir thrives in Oregon, and much more. This event will appeal as much to your intellectual curiosity as to your love of wine, so be sure to make your reservations early. The tasting includes snacks and cheese pairings provided by Trader Joe’s.
$25 per person
For reservations visit www.athenscine.com
Or purchase tickets at the box office
Call 706.353.7377 for more information
Portuguese Wine Dinner
With Special Guest David Kemmerer of Olé Imports
232 W. Hancock Athens
Tuesday, April 5
Well-known for their terrific portfolio of Spanish wines, Olé Imports has now expanded their selection to include a bevy of beauties from Portugal, where a host of indigenous grape varieties thrive and a growing number of ambitious winemakers are pushing quality to an all-time high. Patrick Mata and Alberto Orte, the founding partners of Olé, are tireless in their search for wines that share four fundamental elements: terroir, quality fruit, exceptional winemaking and, last but not least, exceptional value. Join us at one of Athens’ finest dining destinations as we explore six of Patrick and Alberto’s latest Portuguese discoveries with our guide and special guest David Kemmerer of Olé. This is sure to be an unforgettable evening of fascinating wine paired with sensational food created especially for the event. Don’t miss it!
Call 706.549-3450 for reservations