Tonight: Wine events at Vita, Arugula, Firenze a Tavola and the Cork House
Today must be a fine day for wine -- how else to explain all the wine-centric events in the metro area? Here's a taste of what's being poured this evening:
Arugula Bar e Ristorante, 2785 Iris Avenue in Boulder, will offer Le Marche Wine Dinner, a five-course meal prepared by chef Alec Schuler and featuring importer Antonio Race discussing the wine and food of Le Marche. Dinner starts at 6:30 p.m. and costs $40 to $65; for more info, call 303-443-5100 or visit www.arugularistorante.com.
Firenze a Tavola, 4401 Tennyson Street, will present the Wine Tasting Community Table, a family-style dinner that includes four three-ounce glasses of wine (for the adults). The meal costs $44 and starts at 6:30 p.m.; call 303-561-0234 or go to www.firenzeatavoladenver.com.
The Cork House, 4900 East Colfax Avenue, will host a French vs. American Winemaking Styles session with Peter Klann of Little Raven Vineyards, who will present a sampling of wines from different regions and discuss their history and craftmanship. The event starts at 6:30 p.m. and costs $45 to $55; sign up on Blacktie, www.blacktie-colorado.com/calendar/event-detail.cfm?id=21175.
For information on dozens of culinary events around town, visit our online Food & Drink listings.