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Wine & Beer Events

We have so many fun wine tastings happening at Sage Gourmet!

Wine Tastings with Pairings

As you see by the picture below, the evening turns into a intimate gathering where friends break bread, learn about outstanding wine and enjoy yummy food that is the perfect complement.

Sounds fun…right?!?!


Give Sage Gourmet a call at 828-595-2236, send an email to or respond on Facebook and we will answer all your questions and give you all the information!!

Here’s the breakdown each month for our tastings….all tastings start at 6:30 unless stated otherwise.


10/10 Italy and Portugal

6/2 Jones von Drehle Winery –  from the Yadkin Valley in North Carolina will present their estate-grown wines!

6/23 Mountain Brook Winery – At Mountain Brook Vineyards, crafting wine is a labor of love. They take great care in nurturing our 7.5-acre vineyard, nestled in the isothermal belt foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Tryon, North Carolina. They have award winning wine, such as, Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, Petit Verdot and a Bordeaux blend and more.

5/5 The Country VintnerPaul Bucklin from Country Vintner will take us through the best wines from the USA. We will feature wines not only from the famed West Coast, but also some from New York and Virginia. Different varietals, such as Viognier and Riesling flourish in our much more humid climate.  We are excited to share these wines and their perfect food parings with you.

5/19 Empire Distributing – We will be joined by a representative from Bodegas Torres from Spain for their fabulous wines….

4/2 Mountain Brook – Mountain Brook will join us on this Saturday to pour their local wines produced right in the Tryon area.  From big Cabs to great Chardonnay and on to Pinot Grigio, Petit Verdot and a Bordeaux blend, this is an event not to be missed.

4/7  Ararat Import Export  – will be an interesting selection of the finest European wines.

4/12 Fine Wines – Fine Wines will join us on this Saturday to highlight their great portfolio of international wines.

4/21 17th Street – will have an interesting selection of Moldovan Wines of Moldova.

3/15 Tryon Distributing – featuring the Ides of March with Italian Wines!  At Sage Gourmet, we will be celebrating this ancient holiday with a wine tasting dinner! Courtney Ondrias, of Tryon Distributing, will be pouring varietals that date back to ancient Roman times, including Fiano, Negroamoro, Nebbiolo and Grignolino.  So, don your toga or Roman laurels and join us for a fun evening!!

2/23 The Country Vintnerthis will be a tasting focusing on the best US wines between the famed West Coast and The New East Coast

2/25 Our Wine Appreciation Tasting exclusive to our Wine Club Members…let us know if you want more info on Sage Gourmet’s Wine Club.  It’s very popular!

Free Wine Tastings

We have free wine tastings on Thursday, Friday and Saturday every week.  In addition to those on Saturdays, we host our distributors who do their own free tastings on Friday and Saturday.  It is very well received.



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