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From intimate gatherings to those large scale events where you have to slip through a gap in the crowd to get a sip, we’ve rounded up some regular wine tastings.
Bantam + Biddy
1544 Piedmont Avenue, Atlanta (Ansley Mall)
Ansley Wine Merchants pairs with the restaurant for a tasting on the last Tuesday of every month. The price is $10 per person and includes complimentary appetizers.
516 Grayson Parkway, Atlanta
The first Tuesday of every month is a wine chat and tasting, with appetizers included. Price is $20 per person.
997 Virginia Avenue NE, Atlanta
Every Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. features a new wine tasting. Price is $20 per person and reservations are required.
Watershed on Peachtree
1820 Peachtree Road, Atlanta
Their monthly 20 wines for $20 typically occurs the second or third Tuesday night of the month from 5:30-7 p.m. The price includes complimentary bites.
Vine & Tap
2770 Lenox Road NE, Atlanta
The “Big 7” tasting series features seven different wines each Tuesday night. Drop in any time from 6-8 p.m. Price is $25 per person.
Three Blind Mice
1066 Killian Hill Road, Lilburn
Every Wednesday is a wine tasting that includes small bites from 7-9 p.m. Price is $15 per person.
Whole Foods Market Briarcliff
2111 Briarcliff Road, Atlanta
First Thursday of each month is a tasting featuring 12 wines from 5-7 p.m. Tickets are $15 at door or $8 by signing up at the Customer Service desk in advance. Includes a wine glass.
Niko’s Wine Shop
2118 Scenic Highway, Snellville
Wine tastings every Thursday from 6-7:30 p.m. They have enomatic machines so you can drop in any other time to taste as well.
240 North Highland Avenue, Atlanta
Their “First Friday uncorked” occurs the first Friday of each month. For $30 you get wine tastings and a complimentary cheese and charcuterie plate.
Total Wine & More
Various Atlanta locations
Their informative tasting classes occur on Fridays from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Check their online events calendar for topics. Price is usually $15.
Canoe’s Cellar Door
4199 Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta
A drop-in wine tasting every Saturday from 2-5 p.m. features new varietals each week. Price is $15 per person.
4478 Chamblee-Dunwoody Road, Dunwoody
Saturday drop-in wine tastings from 3-5 p.m. The tastings alternate between enomatic and bar wines, and the price is typically $15. Small bites are complimentary.
Stem Wine Bar
1311 Johnson Ferry Road, Marietta
Saturday “Wine 101” classes are informative and led by General Manager and Sommelier Jason Raymond. Join their mailing list to be in the know.
Perrines Wine Shop
1168 Howell Mill Rd, Atlanta
The shop offers bi-monthly wine tastings from 5:30-7:40 p.m. Check their website for dates and prices.
Highland Fine Wine
1402-6 North Highland Avenue, Atlanta
Check their website under the “Events” tab, but tastings happen bi-monthly. The best way to be in the know is to join their mailing list.
Shucks Oyster and Wine Bar
705 Town Boulevard, Atlanta
General Manager Paul Bayles puts together a tasting of three to five wines with prices ranging from $10 to $20. Check their social media channels for the next tasting.
-By Alexa Lampasona for the Food & More blog
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