Are you a wine connoisseur, or aspiring to be one? Then don't miss Très Bonne Année this weekend at the Hilton Harrisburg. The name is French for "a very good year," and it's a series of wine and food events that benefit the Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts. This year, "Wines From Spain" is showcasing a sea of Spanish wines and gastronomic delights. You have two events to choose from:
Vintner's Tasting - Friday, Oct. 9
Bone up on your Spanish wines at this tutorial tasting, featuring 10 varieties as well as food pairings. Click here for details.
Gala Wine Auction & Dinner - Saturday, Oct. 10
If there's one time this year that you should get decked out and splurge a little, here it is. This black-tie gala includes a lavish hors d'oeuvres reception and silent auction at the Whitaker Center, followed by a formal dinner and live auction at the Hilton Harrisburg. Join hundreds of guests and wine enthusiasts from around the country for a decadent evening. Click here for details.
See you this weekend with a glass in your hand. Cheers!
Erica Streisfeld, the Harrisburg Food and Wine Examiner, can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.