5 Gifts for Your Wine Loving Dad this Father’s Day!
June 12, 2013 / Stephanie Miskew / 0 Comments
Does your Dad adore wine? Are wine shipments constantly arriving at his home? Do most of his magazine subscriptions have the word ‘wine’ in the title? Or, has he recently been bitten by the wine bug? If you answered yes to one or more of these questions, then your Father is quite possibly a bona fide “oenophile”. Of course that’s just a fancy French term for “wine lover” but this Sunday is the perfect occasion to indulge his passion for wine and give him a gift that he’s sure not to return. Here are some of The Wine Atelier’s featured gift options for Father’s Day:
1.) Tickets to “The Art of Wine & Food” Wine Tasting Series at the Museum of Art Ft. Lauderdale. If your Dad’s passion for wine is accompanied by an interest in art then a ticket to this monthly wine event may be the perfect choice! Scheduled for the fourth Thursday of every month this year-round event is led by Certified Sommelier and Wine Educator, Stephanie Miskew and focuses on seasonal wine selections from around the globe. Each event features three wines and each is paired with a dish created specifically for the wine by one of our featured Chefs. Special guests throughout the year include Winemakers and Master Sommeliers. Dad can select the topic of his choice from the schedule he can view at www.moafl.org. The wine tastings are held from 6-8pm and Dad can even come early to view the current exhibition. Tickets are $40 per person and can be purchased by calling The Museum of Art Ft. Lauderdale at 954.262.0249. Price: $40/ticket
2.) The Wine Atelier “Cellar Selection” Wine Club: The Wine Atelier has three levels of wine club, each with a different focus, yet no matter which level you choose, each bottle is hand selected by Certified Sommelier and Wine Educator Stephanie Miskew. The Cellar Selection option features wines that are specifically selected for their ability to age with grace. This is the perfect gift for someone looking to build their cellar. Each month, two wines arrive at Dad’s home or office complete with detailed information on the producer, the grape variety, the wine region, drinking windows and food and wine pairing suggestions. A certificate can either be mailed or e-mailed to you for presentation to Dad on Sunday. For more information on The Wine Atelier Wine Club, please click here. Price: $75/month
3.) “Passion for Pinot Trio”: If Pinot Noir is Pop’s favorite grape, then this may be the perfect option! The wines for this package are selected from some of the world’s best known Pinot Noir producing regions including Burgundy, California’s Sonoma Coast, and Oregon’s Willamette Valley. Each Trio includes one 750 mL bottle of each of the following wines: Domaine Drouhin Laurene Pinot Noir from Oregon’s Willamette Valley, the WALT Pinot Noir from the Sonoma Coast Gap’s Crown Vineyard and from Burgundy the Maison Joseph Drouhin Gevrey-Chambertin. The wines come decoratively packaged ready for presentation, complete with tasting notes and food pairing suggestions for all three wines. For more information or to purchase this option, please click here. Price: $175
4.) “Kings of California Cabernet Trio”: Does Pop have a penchant for big, bold California Cabs? If so, this three pack is sure to have him running for his Riedel! Included in this threesome are three well-known producers whose names are synonymous with quality that have been crafting wine in the Napa Valley for years. This trio includes one 750 mL bottle of each of the following wines: Silver Oak Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon, Swanson “Alexis” Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon and the Darioush Signature Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon. The wines come decoratively packaged ready for presentation, complete with tasting notes and food pairing suggestions for each wine. For more information or to purchase this option, please click here. Price: $275
5.) “The Large Format Bottle”: Nothing says “special occasion” like a large format bottle of wine! Whether its Champagne or his favorite Cabernet Sauvignon, the sheer quantity of wine is guaranteed to put a smile on his face. A magnum (1.5L bottle) is the equivalent of two regular 750mL bottles of wine and The Wine Atelier has some popular bottles in stock, please call 561.317.6663 or visit www.wineatelier.com for details.
Whether you’d like to choose one of the above options or you’re looking for something in particular please don’t hesitate to call us at 561.317.6663 or visit www.wineatelier.com. We’d love to help you find the perfect selection for your Dad!
June 12, 2013 / Stephanie Miskew / 0 Comments
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