Events

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Westport Village

September 17, 5 – 8 PM: 3rd Thursday Shopping Night

October 15, 5 – 8 PM: 3rd Thursday Shopping Night

November 19, 5 – 8 PM: 3rd Thursday Shopping Night

December 17, 5 – 8 PM: 3rd Thursday Shopping Night


Westport Whiskey & Wine:

Monday, September 7, 10 AM to 6 PM. Open for Labor Day.

Wednesday, September 9, 7 PM. Torres Spanish Wines & Brandy Tasting. Join Michelle Hodges of Chateau Ste. Michelle Wine Estates who will conduct a tasting from one of Spain’s most regarded and creative wineries in the world. And as a special treat she will also showcase a cocktail made from Torres Brandy. Spain is the birthplace of Brandy and this will cap-off a truly special evening. Reservations required. $20 per person.

Monday, September 14, 6:30 to 9 PM. Dees Crafts Hosts Create & Sip Class Join Corinne and create beautiful jewelry while sipping your favorite wine! Class includes all instruction, jewelry-creating supplies, use of tools, and mini wine-tasting class. With your participation you will also receive a 10% discount on your wine purchases the night of class. A coupon for 20% off wire and tools from Dee’s, and 2-for-1 wine tasting coupon are also included. Registration is required! Call or visit Dee’s to register, 5045 Shelbyville Rd., 896-6755. All classes will be held in The Tasting Room. $22 per person.

Tuesday, September 15, 7 PM. Why Rye? A rye whiskey tasting conducted by Chris Zaborowski, Executive Bourbon Steward. Rye whiskey is one of the hottest categories in American whiskey. This will be a great opportunity to taste a spectrum of Rye from Kentucky and other States, too. Reservations, please. $20 per person.

Thursday, September 17, 7 PM. Well Oiled Wine Company Tasting. The Well Oiled Wine Company’s philosophy necessitates a small portfolio of vibrant brands. Their requirements are demanding yet simple: Outstanding wine. Memorable branding. Excellent pricing. Currently they are sourcing wines from Spain. This will be a fun, value driven tasting. Reservations, please. $15 per person.

Tuesday, September 22, 7 PM. Bodegas y Viñedos Luminis, from Argentina Viticultor, winemaker, and partner, Cristian Allamand is one of the few winemakers in Argentina that spends more time working on the vineyards used for their wines than at the winery making the wines. The concept of Estate and terroir driven wines in Argentina is completely new and very few wineries are truly making wines under this philosophy. Come join us in an exploration of Argentine terroir expressed in this collection of wines. From crisp sauvignon blanc through complex malbec, this will be a flavorful tasting. $15 per person. Reservations, please.

Thursday, September 24, 7 PM. Kraken Rum Cocktail Class. Join Paige Roubic of Proximo Spirits who will be conducting a cocktail class featuring Kraken Rum. The base rum used in the spirit is from Trinidad and Tobago, distilled from naturally sweet molasses made from locally-grown sugar cane. The rum is aged 1–2 years and then blended with a mix of 11 spices, including cinnamon, ginger and clove. The liquid is black, revealing hints of brown when held up to the light. This cocktail class will showcase the rums flavors. Reservations please. $15 per person.

Monday, September 28, 6:30 to 9 PM. Dees Crafts Hosts Create & Sip Class Join Corinne and create beautiful jewelry while sipping your favorite wine! Class includes all instruction, jewelry-creating supplies, use of tools, and mini wine-tasting class. With your participation you will also receive a 10% discount on your wine purchases the night of class. A coupon for 20% off wire and tools from Dee’s, and 2-for-1 wine tasting coupon are also included. Registration is required! Call or visit Dee’s to register, 5045 Shelbyville Rd., 896-6755. All classes will be held in The Tasting Room. $22 per person.