Two enticing "meet the winemaker" events are coming to our area this week, one featuring Peter Mondavi and Charles Krug Winery, and the other with Kent Fortner of Road 31.
First, you can meet Peter Mondavi for a winemaker social and sample his Charles Krug wines tonight, Nov. 28, from 5:30 to 8:30 pm at Paletti (3210 Highland Drive, SLC). Hors d'oeuvres will be provided by Iron Gate Catering and the cost is $30 per person. Phone 801-483-3200 for reservations.
Then, next Wednesday, Dec. 5, La Caille (9565 Wasatch Blvd., Sandy) will host a wine social featuring Kent Fortner of Road 31 wines. Kent specializes in Napa Pinot Noir; two of his Pinot Noirs will be poured, in addition to La Caille appetizers. The Road 31 wine social runs from 5 to 7 pm and is $30 per person. Phone 801-942-1751 to reserve your spot.