POTOMAC, Md., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Total Wine & More, America's largest independent retailer of fine wine, beer and spirits, proudly presents Discover Washington: a series of tastings and classroom events featuring celebrated Washington State wine, beer and spirits. Discover Washington will be held at select Arizona, Maryland, South Carolina and Washington State store locations. Taking place March 9th through March 23rd, these fun and flavorful events will feature 680 tastings and classroom events, showcasing over 386 wines, 190 beers, and 21 spirits!
Washington wine is produced from grape varieties grown specifically in the state and ranks 2nd in the United States in the production of wine. There are 146 active breweries and 27 local distilleries. Attendees will enjoy a vast selection of delectable fine wines, premium beers and one-of-a-kind liquors at tasting stations and classroom events led by some of Washington's oldest and prominent wineries, breweries and distilleries. Notable wine, beer and spirit tastings include:
- Precepts "Explore Washington's Unique Appellations"
- Wines of Washington and Oregon
- Arbor Crest Tasting with Winemaker
- Redhook Brewery
- Elysian Brewery
- Pike Brewery
- Batch 206 Vodka Sampling
- Counter gin
- Mad mint vodka
- See Seven Stars moonshine
- Barrel raider bourbon whiskey
- Dry Fly Spirits Sampling
- Barrel Reserve Gin
- Dry Fly Port Finish Whiskey
- Dry Fly Triticale Whiskey
- Dry Fly Washington Bourbon 101
Both local and national wine producers, brewers and distillers will be on hand to meet and greet avid fans of Washington wine, beer, and spirits. Total Wine & More's trained experts will also be on hand to answer questions about the many in-store specials available every day from March 9th through the 23rd.
All guests are urged to taste responsibly. Please know your limits. No one under the age of 21 will be allowed to drink alcoholic beverages. Valid photo identification must be presented.
About Total Wine & More
Total Wine & More is America's largest America's largest independent retailer of fine wine, beer and spirits with 101 superstores in 15 states. A three-time national retailer of the year award winner, the company's vast selection of products, combined with low everyday prices and expertly trained wine associates, provides a unique shopping experience for the customer. Since opening its first store in 1991, Total Wine & More has been committed to being the premier wine, beer and spirits retailer in every community that it serves. For more information about Total Wine & More please visit http://www.totalwine.com.
SOURCE Total Wine & More