EVENTS & TASTINGS
Wine Tastings & Dinners to Beer Tastings & Parking Lot Parties, Taylor’s always has something Exciting going on!
We’ve always thought that the best way to learn what a wine tastes like is to actually TASTE it. To help or customers learn more about the wines we carry as well as craft beers and other local products we sell, we host numerous events throughout the year.
Free Wine Tasting - Nov 16
Join us at Taylor’s Wine Shop for a Free Friday night tasting with Sammy of Country Vintner on November 16th from 6:30pm until 8pm!
Free Lonerider Beer Tasting - Nov 17
We have a free beer tasting featuring Lonerider on November 17th from 2pm until 4pm at Taylor’s Wine Shop!
Thanksgiving Wines w/ Kellogg Selections - Nov 20
Taste Thanksgiving Wines with Kellogg Selections during a very special free wine tasting at Taylor’s Wine Shop on November 20th from 6:30pm to 8pm!
Thanksgiving Wines w/ Kelli Beck - Nov 21
Taste the perfect wines for Thanksgiving with Kelli Beck of Fine Wine Trading on November 21st from 4pm to 8pm at Taylor’s Wine Shop! Whether you are hosting a soirée or seeking a bottle to bring to the host, come try these wines and get the perfect wine to pair with the season.
Free Wine Tasting - Nov 30
Join us on Friday November 30th for a Free Friday night wine tasting with Salentin Wines from 6:30pm to 8pm at Taylor’s Wine Shop!
Meet winemaker and North Carolina native Daniel Benton who’s Napa Valley wines under the Croze and Smith Wooton labels have been Taylor’s staples for years. Winemaker Dinner is December 6th at Fleming’s and tickets are $115 per person, all inclusive!BUY TICKETS
Free Beer Tasting w/ Gizmo Brew Works - Dec 8
Whose ready to taste some free beer! We have a free beer tasting planned for Saturday, December 8th from 2pm until 4pm at Taylor’s Wine Shop featuring one of our favorites… Gizmo Brew Works!
Free Holiday Wine Tasting w/ Cellar Distributing - Dec 8
Join us for a special Saturday free Holiday Wine Tasting with Cellar Distributing on Saturday, December 8th from 4 to 6 PM at Taylor’s Wine Shop!
Free Wine Tasting w/ Scott of Freedom Beverage - Dec 14
What better way to spend a Friday evening than at a free wine tasting at Taylor’s Wine Shop?! Get in the holiday spirit and join us for a free tasting with Scott of Freedom Beverage on Friday December 14th at 6:30pm!
Free Beer Tasting with Barb from Ararat - Dec 15
Barb from Ararat Import/Exports will be here ay Taylor’s Wine Shop on Saturday December 15th from 2pm until 4pm pouring craft beers from Morgan Ridge Railwalk Brewery!
Free Wine Tasting w/ Ariel of Advintage Dist. - Dec 21
Try before you buy, and give the gift of a great wine! We have a Free Wine Tasting with Ariel of Advintage Distributing on Friday December 21st from 6:30 to 8pm at Taylor’s Wine Shop!
A Christmas Eve Wine Tasting w/ Kelli of FWTC - Dec 24
Kelli Beck of Fine Wine Trading will be at Taylor’s Wine Shop on Christmas Eve from 3pm to close for a very special Free Christmas Eve Wine Tasting!
LWC Winemaker Event - Jan 23rd
Winemaker Brian Loring of Loring Wine Company is coming to Taylor’s Wine Shop on Wednesday, January 23rd 2019 for a Wine Tasting Event! Come meet Brian and taste his fantastic wines!
Southern Pines Beer Tasting - Jan 24
Join us for a free beer tasting featuring Southern Pines Brewing on January 24th from 6:30pm to 8:00pm at Taylor’s Wine Shop!
NOVEMBER's WINE & CRAFT BEER FEATURES
~ NOVEMBER FEATURES THANKSGIVING WINES & RIESLINGS ~
Take 10% off single bottles and 15% off 6 or more bottles of Cory’s Thanksgiving Wine Picks and ALL Riesling Wines!
Look for colored dots on qualifying selections.
~ SAVE ON ALL IPA CRAFT BEERS ~
Take 10% off singles, 4-packs and 6-packs!
Don’t forget to check back often for new events! We are always adding new and fun events every month!
OUR EVENTS MEANT TO BE AS FUN AS THEY ARE EDUCATIONAL AND INCLUDE:
At least twice each month we host Beer & Wine tastings at the store featuring 4-6 selections for customers to try with an expert on hand to tell you all about them.
WINERY TASTING EVENTS
Who better to explain the nuances of a special wine than the folks that made it? We love having winery reps, winery owners and winemakers behind our bar and schedule them as often as possible.
WINERY & WINEMAKER DINNERS
Several times each year we partner up with our favorite winemakers to host food and wine pairing events at one of Raleigh’s top restaurants.
We try to give back to our community as much as we can. Each spring and fall, Taylor’s hosts a BBQ luncheon to benefit a local charity in addition to numerous other fundraising and community building events throughout the year.
Free Wine Tasting - Nov 9
On November 9th we have a Free Friday Night Wine Tasting with a great lineup from Ararat Import/export from 6:30pm to 8pm!
Ocean South Wine Tasting - Oct 26th
We all love a great wine tasting with Ocean South! And they are back on Friday October 26th from 6:30pm until 8pm at Taylor’s Wine Shop!
Oktoberfest Beer Tasting - Oct 27
Get ready for a store pour! We have a free beer tasting featuring two Oktoberfest beers and two Pumpkin beers on Saturday October 27th from 2pm until 4pm at Taylor’s Wine Shop!
Vineyard 36 Wine Tasting - Oct 13
Join us for a wine tasting featuring Tim Gleason & Jason Earnest of Vineyard 36 wines on October 13th from 12pm until 2pm at Taylor’s Wine Shop. We will be tasting 5 of their 2016 vintage wines from the previous evening’s dinner. This is a great opportunity to taste fantastic wines and meet one of the Vineyard 36 winery owners!
Join us for a very special wine dinner featuring our friends, Tim Gleason and Jason Earnest of Vineyard 36 winery on Friday, October 12th at Bu•ku in Wake Forest. Tickets are $99, all inclusive. Seating is limited. We will be tasting five of their 2016 vintage wines. This is a great opportunity to taste fantastic wines and meet two of the Vineyard 36 winery owners!
Long Meadow Ranch Wine Tasting - Oct 5th
Dashe Cellars Wine Tasting - Oct 2
Get ready for a very special wine tasting with Dashe Cellars on Tuesday October 2nd 6:30-8pm at Taylor’s Wine Shop! Their National Sales Manager, Aaron Smith, will be here for the wine tasting pouring these fantastic wines!
Bake Sale Fundraiser - Sept 29
There are so many ways you can help support the research and treatment of mental illness including coming to our bake sale and eating some yummy sweets! All proceeds directly benefit the Walk for Hope! Saturday, September 29th, 9am to 12pm at Taylor’s Wine Shop.
Sept 20 - Riedel Stemware Seminar
Kelli Beck of Fine Wine Trading will be joining us as we host another awesome Riedel Stemware Seminar on September 20th, 6:30pm!
Marc Degrazia, Italian Wine Importer Tasting - Sept 21
Marc Degrazia, Italian Wine Importer will be hosting a special Free Wine Tasting on September 21st, 6:30pm to 8pm at Taylor’s Wine Shop!