Mar
8
Fri
Women in Wine Annual Soiree @ Madison Beach Hotel
Mar 8 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Women in Wine Annual Soiree @ Madison Beach Hotel | Madison | Connecticut | United States

 

Worldwide Wines, in collaboration with Madison Beach Hotel and the Madison Chamber of Commerce, will host a Women in Wine Soiree pairing dinner at Madison Beach Hotel on March 8. Guest speakers will include Claudine Pepin, President, Jacques Pepin Foundation; Grazia Pelosi, President, Worldwide Wines; and Amy Ezrin, Owner, Sandy Giovese and Partner, Piedmont Guys who will speak on the wines of Oddero, a family-owned winery in Piedmont run by women winemakers. Guests will enjoy dinner paired with a variety of wines provided by Worldwide Wines. The Women in Wine Soiree is the second in a two-part series hosted by the Madison Chamber of Commerce, with the event, TrailblazHer kicking off the planned events on March 7.

Mar
10
Sun
Battle Of The Tenders 2024 @ The Heritage Hotel & Conference Center
Mar 10 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Litchfield Distillery and The Heritage Hotel present the second Battle Of The Tenders cocktail competition, an “all out war” between the area’s best bartenders at the Heritage Hotel in Southbury on March 10. Bartenders will use Vodka provided by Litchfield Distillery in their cocktails, while guests taste each and choose their favorites, while enjoying small bites from local food trucks. See last year’s highlights here.

Mar
12
Tue
Slocum & Sons Spirits Show/Cocktail Comp (Trade Event) @ Spacecat Brewing Company
Mar 12 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Slocum & Sons Spirits Show/Cocktail Comp (Trade Event) @ Spacecat Brewing Company | Norwalk | Connecticut | United States

Join Slocum & Sons for its annual fall spirits tasting and portfolio show with a  cocktail competition added on. Trade guests and accounts will enjoy a range of fine domestic and imported spirits, with suppliers on hand to discuss showcased selections. Please ask your sale representative for more information. Members of the trade should RSVP through their Slocum & Sons account representativeTrade only

Mar
19
Tue
Votto Vines Burgundy Portfolio Tasting (Trade Only) @ Votto Vines
Mar 19 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Accounts and trade professionals are welcome to join their sale representatives at Votto Vines for a Burgundy Portfolio event at the Hamden-based distributor and importer. This is trade only event. Please contact your sales representative with any questions.

Mar
22
Fri
April Beverage Journal Mails
Mar 22 @ 12:00 pm – 12:00 pm
Mar
23
Sat
Farmington Community Chest Wine Beer & Spirits Tasting @ The Farmington Polo Club
Mar 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Farmington Community Chest Wine Beer & Spirits Tasting @ The Farmington Polo Club | Farmington | Connecticut | United States

The Bottle Shop of Unionville, in partnership with the Farmington Community Chest, will host its 12th annual Wine Beer & Spirits Tasting at the Farmington Polo Club on March 23. Representatives from suppliers and distributors will pour a variety of beverage tastes for guests from more than 20 tables throughout the venue. Guests will also enjoy food catered by the culinary team at the Farmington Club. A portion of the event proceeds will benefit the Farmington Community Chest and Farmington Police Benevolent Association.

Apr
13
Sat
Sun Whiskey Union 2024 @ Mohegan Sun
Apr 13 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Sun Whiskey Union 2024 @ Mohegan Sun | Montville | Connecticut | United States

The 8th Annual Sun Whiskey Union will take place in Mohegan Sun’s Earth Ballroom on April 13. Guests will enjoy tastes of high end whiskey, Scotch, bourbon and rye, along with specialty craft cocktails, while chatting with whiskey experts and distillery representatives about their particular style of whiskey. Enjoy live music by Locals Live 2023 finalist, The Rakes, with food from Bears Smokehouse and NoRA Cupcake Company. A portion of ticket proceeds will go to support the United Way of Southeastern Connecticut.

Apr
17
Wed
Opici Distributing Spring Portfolio Tasting (Trade Only) @ The Hartford Club
Apr 17 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Opici Distributing Spring Portfolio Tasting (Trade Only) @ The Hartford Club | Hartford | Connecticut | United States

Opici Family Distributing of Connecticut will host a Spring Portfolio Tasting for accounts and trade guests. The Connecticut division carries wines and spirits from around the world representing over 300 producers and 1,600 different types of fine wine and spirits. This is trade only event. Please contact your sales representative with any questions.

Apr
20
Sat
CT Craft Beer Fest 2024 @ Connecticut Convention Center
Apr 20 @ 12:30 pm – 5:00 pm
CT Craft Beer Fest 2024 @ Connecticut Convention Center | Hartford | Connecticut | United States

 

The CT Brewers Guild will host its sixth-annual CT Craft Beer Fest at Hartford’s Connecticut Convention Center on April 20, 2024. Guests will enjoy pours from more than 60 craft breweries throughout the afternoon, beginning with a VIP session at 1:30 PM. All proceeds will benefit the CT Brewers Guild to help further the goals of the craft beer movement in Connecticut.

Apr
24
Wed
May Beverage Journal Mails
Apr 24 @ 12:00 pm – 12:00 pm