Events downtown

Nov 08

Grippy Tannins Library Collection Tasting and Kick Off to the Holidays Grippy Tannins | 16 Middle Street 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Join us Friday, November 8th from 5:30-7:30 to celebrate our half birthday and kick off the holiday season with a tasting of 10 iconic wines.

Here’s a sneak preview of the lineup:

from France: Domaine Roblet-Monnot, Chateau Lagrange, Domaine Alain Gras
from Italy: Bibi Graetz (“One of Tuscany’s true cult wines.” – Wine Spectator), Masi Agricola (think Amarone from the iconic Serego Alighieri estate)
from Spain: Marqués de Murrieta
from the US: Leonetti Cellar, Spottswoode (a Cab worthy of 100 points from Parker), DuMOL
from Chile: Domaines Barons de Rothschild (Lafite) Los Vascos

Tickets for this tasting are $50 and can be purchased in person at Grippy Tannins or through Eventbrite at

This special tasting is limited to 30 people. Guests will receive 10% off all wines that are tasted. Light hors d’oeuvre will be served.

About Grippy Tannins: Grippy Tannins is a wine shop and tasting lounge on the east end of Middle Street in Portland, Maine. Our list of wines served by the glass and half glass rotates daily. Whether you’re looking for a bottle or two for a gathering or interested in tasting a few wines in the shop – we’re excited to welcome you.