Wine and fine food is a matched pair, like Cagney and Lacey or Wayne Gretzky and the only thing people remember about hockey. Slapstick your face with flavor using this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $10 for a custom wine tasting for two, featuring five self-chosen wines (a $20 value)<p>
Tastings are available noon–9 p.m. everyday, except Fridays. Themes vary each week, with recent themes including The Rhone and Tour of Spain.
- $75 for a regional wine-and-cheese pairing class for up to 10 (a $150 value)<p>
During the 90-minute wine-and-cheese pairing class, groups of up to 10 friends can get together to sip a cross sample of eight regional wines, cutting flavors with bites of three artisan cheeses, olives, bread, fruit, and almonds. Patrons also receive an additional 10% off wine and cheese purchases the day of their class.<p>
Though this merchant sometimes offers a discounted price online, this Groupon is still the best deal available.
Blackbird Wine Shop
Stocked with fresh-baked bread, artisan cheeses, and wines from around the world, Blackbird Wine Shop initiates patrons to haute fare with customized tastings, wine-and-cheese pairing lessons, and cellars of bottles available for purchase. To preview the nose, bouquet, and sense of humor of wines, patrons can sample five self-selected vintages during evening tastings before committing to taking one home. For a more in-depth experience, groups of up to 10 can learn the most pleasing pairings of cheeses with eight regional wines, complementing each vintage’s flavor with three cheeses, olives, bread, almonds, and fruit.