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East Beach Wine Offers Multitude of Flavors at Summer Wine Tastings

July’s lazy days offer the perfect excuse to sip on some satisfying vino, and so, to commemorate this ideal time, East Beach Wine will be offering some summer samplings, starting this week. Treat yourself to the following tastings:

• Tercero Wine Tasting: Top quality red, white, and rose wines will be on hand; hosted by Larry Schaffer, owner/winemaker. Friday, July 10, 4-7 p.m.

• Bastille Day Wines from France: Kevin Leach of Palm Bay International will be hosting a selection of wines from France. Friday, July 17, 4-7 p.m.

• Mionetto Prosecco Tasting: Kirsten York of Mionetto USA will be hosting a prosecco tasting, an affordable dry and bubbly Italian wine. Friday, July 24, 4-7 p.m.

The wine tastings will be held at East Beach Wine, located at 201 South Milpas Street. There is an $8 tasting fee each night; ages 21+. Call 899-1535 for more info.

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