Fine Winter Wine

Taste Award-Winning California Varietals at this Weekend’s 2011 Winter Wine Classic

More than $350,000 in vino will be poured at the 2011 Winter Wine Classic this Sunday, December 4, at Fess Parker’s DoubleTree Resort (633 E. Cabrillo Blvd.). Attendees at the wine-tasting event — hosted by the producers of the popular California Wine Festival — can sample an array of wines rated 90 points and better from award-winning California labels like Caymus, Château Montelena, Firestone Vineyards, White Oak, Girard, and many others. The festival runs from 4-7 p.m.; tickets are $100. Ages 21+ only. Call (800) 797-7753 for more info.

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