Taste and Toast this Summer
The Wine ConneXtion hosts complimentary wine tasting events every Saturday, July through September.
The Wine ConneXtion located in North Andover is once again celebrating summer with an impressive lineup of complimentary wine tastings. Every Saturday from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. throughout the summer, the expert staff will be pouring and introducing a variety of wines to sample ranging in price, varietal, theme, and region. All tastings are complimentary and open to the public, guests must be 21 years of age or older to attend.
Summer Tasting Series:
July 1, 2017: Red, Whites, and You
When it comes to wine, there are reds, whites, and hopefully, you! Show off the stars and stripes with a complimentary tasting where guests are invited to enjoy an early 4th of July celebration while honing a deeper appreciation for different flavors of a variety of homegrown wines.
July 8, 2017: Barbecue Reds
Who says grilling isn’t wine-worthy? Sample a diverse range of deliciously ripe reds while learning how the full-bodied, spicy flavors complement the flavors of everyone’s favorite grilled food.
July 15, 2017: Summer Sparkler’s
Toast to sweet summertime with a tasting full of Prosecco, Moscato and so much more! Discover all things sweet and bubbly as The Wine ConneXtion experts pop a bottle of fan favorite sparklers.
July 22, 2017: Great Whites
Taste and explore a list of carefully selected whites, in honor of the beloved “Shark Week.” Sample selections whether a fan of the crisp and fruity finish of a sauvignon blanc, or the buttery and round flavor of a chardonnay, The Wine ConneXtion will be pouring it all.
July 29, 2017: Rosé’s Revisited
Think Pink this summer at this tasting while discovering a variety of light-bodied and delicately-flavored wines known as the sophisticated summer sister of their favorite red varietals. Expert staff will once again break out a variety of top-rated colorful summer sips.
August 5, 2017: Sauvignon Blancs from around the World
Sip on a collection of crisp and refreshing Sauvignon Blancs from various regions around the world. Compare and contrast their distinct flavor profiles while learning the unique characteristics that vary with each region in which they are grown, including how the region’s soil and climate affect each wine.
August 12, 2017: Dog Days of Summer
Discover the perfect wine to sip during hot days spent on the shore or cold nights around the bonfire. Sample a diverse range of wines selected and poured by The Wine ConneXtion staff and find the perfect glass to accompany your favorite summertime activities.
August 19, 2017: Bottle of Red, Bottle of White
Join the connoisseurs of The Wine ConneXtion as the best bargain red and white wines are poured for guests to sample. No matter the color of preference, explore great tasting and hand-picked friendly varieties!
August 26, 2017: Zins for Zilch
Uncover a collection of sweet tasting sips of zinfandel at the $15 price point. Guests will learn how to find the perfect bottle of distinct fruit and oak flavors without breaking the bank.
September 3, 2017: Putting the Cork on Summer
Toasts to all the great times this summer, as a collection of summer’s best varietals are sampled. Join expert staff as they uncork the summer’s crowd favorites before ultimately saying goodbye to these seasonal standouts.
Don’t miss the many opportunities to taste these impressive yet affordable wines that are perfect for any casual gathering or special occasion. As always, walk-ins are welcome all day. All tastings are complimentary and guests must be 21+.