| Jul 5, 2012
| 3:31 PM
A short ferry ride from New London to Orient Point leads visitors to lush farmland with views of the ocean. The Long Island Wine Trail has been growing since the 1970s and sports more than fifty wineries and 3000 acres of vines.
The vineyards are...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 11:24 AM
Tickets are on sale for Hartford's Taste of the Nation event, taking place April 11 at Marquee Events and Catering. More than 40 local restaurants and food vendors join wine, beer and spirits sponsors at the annual fundraiser for Share Our Strength, a...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Cavey's, 45 East Center Street, Manchester, brings back its Tuesday Night Wine Series starting March 5 at 6 p.m.
March's events will take a tour of Italy. March 5's tasting features special guest Jim Morrison of Artisan Wines, who will present his new...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 2:38 PM
O'Porto in Hartford hosts a Portuguese wine dinner with winemaker Joao Silva E Sousa March 12 at 6:30 p.m. Six courses are paired with six Portuguese wines.
The menu features scallops, shrimp and roasted chourico flambeed in brandy; grilled chicken with...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 7:10 AM
For the Sun WineFest's 10th year, famed cookbook author and James Beard award winner Dorie Greenspan pulled together a cookie recipe representing three facets of her life: a vanilla French sablé base with cherries, cranberries and raisins cooked in mulled...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 2:48 PM
Mohegan Sun's all-new Wine Wednesdays promotion kicks off Feb. 6, with tastings, dinners and champagne jazz nights each week.
Todd English's Tuscany will host a "Tastings & Tapas" event at 7 p.m. on the first Wednesday of every month. For $20, taste...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 4:56 PM
Fleming's Steakhouse & Wine Bar presents a special Sunday-night prime rib dinner through Feb. 10 for $29.95.
The three-course prix-fixe starts with a choice of wedge, Caesar or Fleming's salad; prime rib with a trio of sauces (au jus, creamy...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 8:22 AM
Jonathan Edwards Winery, 74 Chester Maine Road, North Stonington, hosts "Flight Nights" at the winery throughout January and February. Sample cellared vintages paired with gourmet bites from local restaurants.
The events will be held Jan. 9 and 23,...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 8:14 AM
The Litchfield Hills Winter Wine Trail begins its fourth season Dec. 1. Six western Connecticut wineries have signed up to participate in the promotion, welcoming wine trail visitors in the cold months.
Visit the six wineries between Dec. 1 and Apr. 1,...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 3:38 AM
Vinted is now open in West Hartford's Blue Back Square. The Memorial Road restaurant and wine bar takes the place of Uncorked, the wine bar and bistro that closed earlier this year.
But Vinted has retained the WineStation technology Uncorked was known...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 8:43 AM
Cavey's in Manchester hosts a French wine dinner Nov. 28 at 6:30 p.m., featuring late harvest wines from the portfolio of Kysela Pere et Fils, Ltd.
Carpaccio of smoked sable fish, confit of citrus and pous-pied (Domaine Hugues de Beaulieu,...