MKE Wine Craze

Located at Clear, in the InterContinental Milwaukee Hotel

Wednesdays 5:30-8:30 PM

Sip through the centuries as you embark on a worldly adventure in November. This unique expedition is a passionate celebration of fl avors bold, from New World to Old.

Which will you prefer? $5 for a Tasting


November 5

Wine Tasting 2006, Sturino Trotta Cellars, Zinfandel (Old Vine), Paso Robles, CA

Owner David Trotta Barnes is a family man through and through. The initials of his loved ones are imprinted in gold emblems on the bottles of their premium wines.

Sturino Trotta Cellars | @sturinotrotta

Wine Tasting2010, Bianchi Winery, Zinfandel, Heritage Selection, Paso Robles, CA

Quickly growing into a guiding light for the industry, Glenn Bianchi and father Joseph began in 1974, and have been expanding their operations ever since.

@bianchiwinery

November 12

Wine Tasting 2008, d’Arenberg, The Dead Arm Shiraz, McLaren Vale, Australia

Decorated with numerous accolades and awards, the family is famous in the world of Australian wine. Even so, estate heir Chester Osborn is humbled by the winery’s storied past.

@darenbergwine | Instagram: darenbergwine

Wine Tasting 2012, Chalk Hill Wits End ‘Luna’ Shiraz, McLaren Vale, Australia

A family-owned wine company dedicated to small-batch, handcrafted wines, the Harvey family heritage dates back six generations. Some of the original vines from 1897 still bear fruit today.

@ChalkHillWines

November 19

Wine Tasting 2010, Guy Breton Régnié, Beaujolais, France

As these gentlemen follow the teachings of Jules Chauvet – fl ying the fl ag of natural terroir and preserving antique techniques – they truly serve justice to the history of French wine.

@KermitLynchWine | @DiscoverBojo | Instagram: kermitlynchwine

Wine Tasting 2011, Charly Thévenet Régnié Grain & Granit, Beaujolais, France

The son of one of the original “gang of four,” Charly is held to high expectations. He has risen to earn his own accolades, carving his own path with a distinct and unfi ltered expression of Régnié.

@KermitLynchWine | @DiscoverBojo | Instagram: kermitlynchwine

November 26

Wine Tasting 2011, Masseria Li Veli, Askos Susumaniello, Salento IGT, Puglia, Italy

In the center of Puglia - the “heel” of Italy - the Falvo family proudly maintains a hidden treasure of local varietals, even some thought to be lost to time.

| @DallaTerraUSA

Wine Tasting 2012, Masseria Li Veli, Rosso Passimento, Salento IGT, Puglia, Italy

With more than 40 years of experience in the wine industry, the Falvo family’s ambitious project preserves a heritage that has survived for centuries.

#AlbertoFalvo | #MasseriaLiVeli