Wednesday, August 6, 2008

Blacksmith Wednesday Tastings: August = Wine

(Bend, OR) Following on the heels of its popular Wednesday beer tastings in June and July, the Blacksmith Restaurant + Bar + Lounge turns its attention to a world tour of the fruit of the vine this month. Join the Blacksmith’s sommelier Kevin Gilman for a wine lovers’ study group in the Anvil Room every Hump Day.

Here's the line up:
Aug 6 = Sparkling Wines of the World
Aug 13 = Chardonnays of the World
Aug 20 = Pinot Noirs of the World
Aug 27 = Syrahs of the World (with John Aylward, Certified Wine Educator)

For $10, tasters sample approximately five wines. Party starts at 5pm.

More details to come – sign-up for the the Blacksmith’s B-List and be the first to know:

The Blacksmith Restaurant is nationally known for Chef Gavin McMichael's New Ranch Cuisine. A recent renovation includes a new lounge and full bar, designed in backlit alabaster. The Blacksmith is located in downtown Bend in the historic Pearson Blacksmith Building, 211 NW Greenwood Avenue. For reservations and info, visit or call 541-318-0588.