Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Fleming's "Bottle Wars" series closes with Glass Warfare

The final “Bottle Wars“ wine tasting is 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.  this Friday, September 28.  Contact Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar to make your reservation for this week’s tasting themed “Glass Warfare”, a blind tasting sampling wines from around the globe.  This event will offer 10 well-matched wines, including appetizers for $25.

What makes one wine twice as expensive as another? And is it twice as good? During this “Bottle Wars”, guests will blind-taste five of the best wine values from the Fleming's 100 against five premium wines that cost twice as much.  Which wines do you think will come out on top?

"Glass Warfare" Blind Tasting — Friday, Sept. 28th
This week’s competing wines:
Roederer Brut (Anderson Valley) vs. Mas Fi Cava (Spain)
Gunderloch Riesling Spatlese (Germany) vs. Loosen Brothers Dr. L Riesling (German)
Cambria Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley) vs. Mark West Pinot Noir (California)
Trefethen Double T Cabernet-Merlot Blend (Napa Valley) vs. Colby Red (California)
Hall Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley) vs. Paripaso Cabernet Sauvignon (Paso Robles)
Reservations are required for “Bottle Wars” so please contact Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar at 25 E. Ohio St., Chicago, IL 60611, 312-329-9463 or 960 Milwaukee Ave. Lincolnshire, IL 60069, 847-793-0333

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