Today: Wine up your week with four vino events
How would you prefer to kick off your weekend -- at a wine dinner, a wine-tasting benefit or a full-blown, three-day wine experience? You're spoiled for choice tonight with four different wine-centric events:
Black Pearl, 1529 South Pearl Street, hosts a Pink Wine Dinner -- which is also the Infinite Monkey Theorem's Rose Release Party -- featuring six courses with six wines. It starts at 6:30 p.m. and costs $55; call 303-777-0500 or visit www.blackpearldenver.com.
The Grant-Humphreys Mansion, 770 Pennsylvania Street, is the site of the third annual Wine Tasting with Table 6, which benefits the Colorado Coalition for the Homeless. The tasting runs from 6 to 9 p.m. and costs $65. For more info, go to www.coloradocoalition.org/events/details.aspx?id=121.
C.B. & Potts Restaurant, 43 West Centennial Boulevard in Littleton, will host a complimentary Balistreri Wine tasting, which includes light snacks. Learn more at 720-344-1200 or visit www.cbpotts.com.
Or head for the hills: Durango Mountain Resort is hosting the Durango Wine Experience, with wine dinners, seminars, tastings, education and much more. The festival starts today and runs through Saturday, May 8; find all the details at www.durangowine.com.
For information on dozens of culinary events around town, visit our online Food & Drink listings.