Red or White Wine Flights with a Charcuterie Platter for Two or Four People at A Taste for Wine (Up to 40% Off)

Give as a Gift
Unable to add now. Please try again later
Unable to remove now. Please try again later
Up to 40% Off

Customer Reviews

125 Ratings


· Redeemed March 3, 2018
Great wines. Service was wonderful. Nice location above Central Ave.


· Redeemed January 25, 2018
The view is amazing and wine was good. Our service could have been a bit more attentive, though. Make sure you block off a good two hours or more.


Michael S. · 13 reviews TOP REVIEWER
· Redeemed January 5, 2018
Pleasant and friendly atmosphere hidden away in St. Pete’s Central Ave. location. You can drink various flavorful wines and eat delicious charcuterie on the balcony, or inside a simple but beautifully warm setting with smooth jazz.

What You'll Get

Choose Between Two Options

  • $30 for Two Red or White Wine Flights with a Charcuterie Platter for Two People ($45.50 value)
  • $45 for Four Red or White Wine Flights with a Charcuterie Platter for Four People ($75 value)

Chardonnay: The Global Grape

Chardonnay’s full-bodied taste makes it one of the food-friendliest white wines. Sample possible pairings with this Groupon guide.

The chardonnay grape can grow nearly anywhere. Given its easygoing nature, it’s little surprise that it produces one of the world’s most popular wines, much as dandelions are the world’s most popular flower. Vines from France to California to Australia burst forth with the pale-green fruit, which vintners convert to white wine in both New World and Old World styles.

Unlike most whites, chardonnay is robust enough to stand up to aging in oak casks, where it can acquire notes of vanilla, toast, and smoke. Prolonged oak aging is common among New World chardonnays, which include popular vintages from California’s Russian River Valley and Carneros region. Often relatively high in alcohol, these full-bodied whites may also acquire a buttery or creamy taste through malolactic fermentation, a process that softens the wine’s natural acids. They also often pair well with white meats or pastas in creamy sauces.

Those used to sipping well-oaked New World chardonnays might be surprised to see what the grape can do in the Old-World style. Crisper and brighter, these so-called white burgundies mingle notes of earth, flint, and other minerals amid their complex fruit. (Côte de Beaune and Chablis are two regions noted for this style within France.) Pairing with seafood and roast chicken can help bring out this style’s crispness.

Of course, this dichotomy oversimplifies things a little bit, since New World producers are starting to come out with less oaky wines, too. Today, some Californian and South American whites are fermented in steel barrels, which yield wine with more acid and fruitiness and fewer wood-sprite tears. As the varietal continues to evolve, oenophiles should expect to read wine lists and bottle labels more closely if they want to accurately predict the flavor of a new chardonnay.

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires 120 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Not Valid on ''St. Petersburg First Friday'' event. Not valid for happy hour specials. Limit 1 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Limit 1 per table. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Valid only for option purchased. Must be 21 or older with valid ID. May be repurchased every 30 days. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

About A Taste for Wine

By purchasing this deal you'll unlock points which can be spent on discounts and rewards. Every 5,000 points can be redeemed for $5 Off your next purchase.