Booze News: Max’s Wine Flight School, tequila tastings at La Fogata and CAM parties at Dorcol

by

Booze News slings up the latest gulp downs around town every Tuesday.

mwd_wineglasses-webjpg

Going back to school never tasted so good. (Courtesy)

School is in session and it involves wine. Max’s Wine Dive (340 E Basse) will offer a flight school series with wine tasting classes focusing on a different type of wine each class. Classes will cover reds, whites, bubbles and “bad ass blends” with small bites from executive chef Justin Johnson. Classes start Sunday, March 23 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Classes will be on every other Sunday after. Tickets are $30 for each person with package options available.

Contemporary Art Month is coming up and Dor?ol Rakia Distillery ( 1902 S Flores) is celebrating the event with free live music events with SATX Music. Beginning Saturday, March 1 artists Ernest Gonzales, producers Xy!o and Lizarazo will play on the front patio at Dor?ol. Doors will open at 5 p.m. with music starting at 8:30 p.m.

How 'bout a little tequila with you meal? La Fogata is having a tequila tasting table Saturday, March 15 and Saturday, March 22 for their March tequila, Avión (and yes it's the same one from HBO's Entourage) served straight up or mixed in a 'rita. The tasting table serving Avión Siver and Reposado will be open from 6 to 8 p.m.

comment