The Wine List June 05 2003
VINO AT VILLA The second annual Wine Festival at Villa Christina is June 8, 12:30-6 p.m. The event includes samples of fine wines and gourmet cuisine; wine-related art and merchandise; live entertainment; tethered hot air balloon rides; and a silent auction benefiting Angel Flight of Georgia. Tickets are $45 in advance, $50 at the door. Visit www.villachristina.com or call 404-303-0133 for more information.
WINE DINNER AT THE DOWNTOWN RITZ On June 10, the Atlanta Grill in the Ritz-Carlton Atlanta will host a wine dinner with Bill Murphy, owner of Clos LaChance winery in Santa Clara Valley. Dinner is $75 per person. The evening begins at 7 p.m. 181 Peachtree St. Call 404-221-6550 for reservations.
PIZZA PARTY Zucca Bar & Pizzeria in Smyrna hosts a three-course wine dinner pairing Staten-Island style pizzas and organic wines June 17. 2860 Atlanta Road. 770-803-9990.
ITALIAN NIGHT AT CITY GRILL City Grill will feature Italian wines and cheese at its Wine on Wednesday tasting June 18., 6:30-7:30 p.m. Cost is $19 per person (excluding tax and gratuity). Reservations are suggested. 50 Hurt Plaza in downtown Atlanta. 404-524-2489.
WINE, WOMEN AND THONG The Cheetah hosts a wine tasting every third Friday of the month. The next tasting is June 20, 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the Executive Room. The cost is $15, which includes front door cover, executive room cover, hors d'oeuvres buffet and wine tasting. 887 Spring St. 404-724-2330, ext. 105.
Ami — Dine 4 Wine Wednesdays. Bring in a party of four, order four entrees and receive a complimentary bottle of wine, or each person can order one complimentary glass of wine from the list. 817 W. Peachtree St. 404-815-9273.
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.
Commune — Every Wednesday during dinner service, the restaurant offers a small selection of wines — including one reserve wine — at a fraction of the original list price. 1198 Howell Mill Road. 404-609-5000. www.communeatlanta.com.
Eno Mediterranean wine and tapas every Wednesday. $5 a glass, $3 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.
Java Monkey Wine tastings every other Thursday on the patio. Next tasting — which includes music and chair massage — will be June 5. Sample featured wines and complimentary hors d'oeuvres. $10. 7-9 p.m. 425 Church St. 404-378-5002.
Murphy's Wine tasting and hors d'oeuvres. Tuesdays at 6 p.m. $10. 997 Virginia Ave. 404-872-0904.
The Patio — Wine tasting every Wednesday 6-8 p.m. Sample four or five wines and nosh on complimentary bruschetta. $10-$15 (depending on wine selection). 1029 Edgewood Ave. 404-659-5757.
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.
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., Decatur. 404-373-5574. www.thebistros.com.
Sambuca Jazz Cafe Get half off all bottles of wine priced $100 or less every Sunday. 3102 Piedmont Road. 404-237-5299 ext. 11. www.sambucajazzcafe.com.
SpiceSipping 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.
Star Provisions Wine tastings every Wednesday 7-8 p.m. Reservations required. 1198 Howell Mill Road. 404-365-0410, ext. 111.
Tiburon Grille Every first and last Tuesday of the month, the restaurant features Tuesday Twilight Tastings 6-8 p.m. on the patio. $18 per person includes light nibbles. 1190 Highland Ave. 404-892-2393. www.tiburongrille.com.
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.
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