Wine Tastings & Events
Vino 301’s wine tastings are informal tours of some of our favorite local wines. These are excellent opportunities to swap notes with fellow wine enthusiasts, savor & enjoy!
Sip & Slurp: Oyster and Wine Pairing
Sip & Slurp
The Local Oyster, Big Cork Vineyard and Vino 301 Wine Concierge
Presents Oyster and Wine Tasting
March 21, 2015
3 PM – 6 PM
Big Cork Vineyard
4236 Main Street, Rohrersville, MD 21779
Say good bye to winter and bring in the sweet taste of spring. The Local Oyster and Big Cork Vineyards are pairing delicious, sweet oysters with local Maryland wine. Local Oysters pairs its fresh, farm raised oysters with Big Cork Vineyard’s award winning wines. Enjoy 6 wines and 3 oysters pairing at Big Cork.
The Local Oyster procures a variety of fresh local oysters then bring them to you. The skilled crew will shuck and tell you everything you want to know about Oysters. On the half shell, roasted or steamed. You never had good oysters until you have enjoyed The Local Oyster.
Big Cork Vineyards has sought to inspire and captivate the local wine community by producing standout wines with a palpable joie de vivre. Slow down, grab a glass and celebrate the best things in life — great wine, music, laughter, love and beauty. Toast to the art of living with Big Cork Vineyards.
We have a 2015 DMVino Wine Challenge. We challenge DMVinos to try 100 varietals in 2015. This year we are going to try a pour a different varietal at all of our 2015 Meetups.
VineMeUp Blog and Vino 301 Wine Concierge organized a wine club. If you like, love, or crazy about wine, you should join us. DMVino group was created for people who enjoy wine and are looking for other wine enthusiasts. We are a Maryland based tasting group. DMVino members are called DMVinos, 100 plus members.
DMVinos will tweet about the wine we taste that night. We encourage those who cannot join us to tweet, Facebook, or Instagram about their favorite wine during the event. Pour a glass of your favorite wine, preferably MD wine, tweet and repeat. Upload pictures of your wine or your favorite vineyard. Use #DMVino, #MDwine #MDwinemonthMORE INFO
Chocolate & Wine Tours
Vino 301 Wine Concierge and Parfections presents chocolate tasting and regional Maryland wine tours. Vino 301 Wine Concierge transports you to Parfections store in Cockeysville, MD where the tour begins.
Parfections confection experts lead you through a tasting of handmade gourmet truffles and wine pairing. Delight in tasting truffle flavors like pomegranate & lime, espresso, almond/creme de cacao and so many more. You learn how to pair dry and sweet wines with a variety of flavors.
You are later transported Royal Rabbit Vineyards where you can enjoy in a wine tasting and tour.
Price: $87.00 per person
Dates: 2015 Dates To Be Announced
Wine Tasting Parties
You can learn to swirl, sniff, and sip with the best of them. A wine tasting party is a creative way to gather friends and family together to learn about wine and experiment with new or unusual varietals. Vino 301 Wine Concierge will lead you and your friends through a wine tasting in the comfort of your home. Vino 301 Wine Concierge offers:
- Wine Tasting 101: Learn the basics of wine tasting. Get to know the 5 S’s of wine tasting
- Tasting Blind: Your guests will guess the wines’ identity. They have to figure it out by sniffing and sipping
- Aroma Party: Compare scents commonly associated with wine, like cherries and Pinot Noir. Guests can make sense of wine jargon by learning about wine aromas and flavors