The Wine List April 16 2003

CITY GRILL SAYS CHEESE City Grill's April 16 Wine on Wednesday tasting features American cheeses and wines from the Edna Valley Vineyard in California. $19 per person, plus tax and tip. 6:30-7:30 p.m. For reservations, call 404-524-2489 or visit www.OpenTable.com. 50 Hurt Plaza in downtown Atlanta. www.citygrillatlanta.com.

WINES BY THE RIVER Canoe's Wines by the River series is back with tastings on the third Thursday of each month. Stop by Thursday, April 17, for a swig of spring in the River Garden overlooking the Chattahoochee. 6-8 p.m. 4199 Paces Ferry Road in Atlanta, Canoe is open for dinner nightly and Sunday brunch. www.canoeatl.com.

NORTHWEST NOSH AND SIP On Tuesday, April 22, Bang in Little Five Points will hold a tasting of Oregon varietals. $15 per person, which includes tapas for nibbling. 6-9 p.m. For more information, call 404-223-5039 or visit www.bang-bistro.com. 1126 Euclid Ave.

PINOT ON PARADE Hi Life Kitchen and Cocktails in Norcross will host a Pick Your Pinot Wine Dinner Sunday, April 27. The cost for the multi-course meal is $65 per person. Space is limited. For reservations, call 770-409-0101.

UNCORK A CURE The AIDS Research Consortium will host its 12th annual Uncork a Cure event Friday, May 16, 6-9 p.m. at the historic Biltmore on West Peachtree in Midtown. The evening will feature wine tastings with extensive hors d'oeuvres, live music, raffle and silent auction. Tickets are $65 in advance, $75 at the door. Call 404-876-2317 or visit www.uncorkacure.org for more information.

GOING SOUTH Wine South tickets are on sale now at www.winesouth.com for the fourth annual Wine South Festival Sept. 27-28. Individual day tickets are $50; weekend pass is $95.

Borello's Trattoria & Bar — Antipasto and Italian wine tasting every La Dolce Vita Thursday. $12.50 per person. 5-8 p.m. 4969 Roswell Road. 404-843-8789.

Cavu - A Midtown Bistro Wine tastings and light hors d'oeuvres every Friday 6-8 p.m. $10 per person. 794 Juniper St. 404-875-2229.

Eno Mediterranean wine and tapas every Wednesday. $6.50 a glass, $3.50 a plate. 6-9 p.m. 800 Peachtree St. 404-685-3191. www.eno-atlanta.com.

The Grape Grape Crush every Wednesday 5-7 p.m. with wine specials and complimentary appetizers. Saturdays noon-3 p.m., sample six featured wines. 4300 Paces Ferry Road, Suite 244. 770-803-WINE. www.thegrape-at.com.

The Imperial Fez Wine tasting with Moroccan appetizers each Wednesday. $15 per person. 5:30-7 p.m. 2285 Peachtree Road. 404-351-0870. www.imperialfez.com.

Murphy's Wine tasting and hors d'oeuvres. Tuesdays at 6 p.m. $10. 997 Virginia Ave. 404-872-0904.

The River Room Select wines by the glass Wednesday 5-8 p.m. Music 7-10 p.m. 4403 Northside Parkway, suite 150, Vinings. 404-233-5455.

Spice Sipping From the Vine wine tastings and complimentary hors d'oeuvres every Thursday 6-8 p.m. $10 per person. 793 Juniper St. 404-875-4242.

Sage on Sycamore Wine tasting — with complimentary hors d'oeuvres and wine raffle — each Wednesday 6-8 p.m. Live jazz 7-10 p.m. $15 per person. 121 Sycamore St. in Decatur Square. 404-373-5574. www.thebistros.com.

Star Provisions Wine tastings every Wednesday 7-8 p.m. Reservations required. 1198 Howell Mill Road. 404-365-0410, ext. 111.

Spice Sipping From the Vine wine tastings and complimentary hors d'oeuvres every Thursday 6-8 p.m. $10 per person. 793 Juniper St. 404-875-4242.

Vinings Inn Every Monday, enjoy a flight of three wines for $15. 3011 Places Mill Road. 770-438-2282.

Vino! Tuesday wine tasting with complimentary hors d'oeuvres. $20. 5-8 p.m. 2900 Peachtree Road. 404-816-0511.

Vinocity $5 wine tastings Mondays 6-11 p.m. Three or four selections presented like a flight. 36 13th St. 404-870-8886. www.vinocitywinebar.com.

E-mail corkscrew@creativeloafing.com or fax information to 404-420-1402 at least two weeks prior to event.