The Wine List

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Marc Dietrich

Avondale Wine & Cheese: 813B Savannah Highway, West Ashley. Wine-and-cheese tastings 5-7 p.m. Mondays, Thursdays, $5.

Boone Hall Farms: Free weekly wine tasting at Boone Hall Farms Market, 2521 U.S. Highway 17, Mount Pleasant. 856-8154. 5:30-7 p.m. Thursdays.

Bull St. Gourmet: Wine/beer tastings 6-8 p.m. first and third Thursdays. $5. 336-1720.

Carpentier's: 884-9386. 976 Houston Northcutt. 5-7 p.m. Fridays.

CRAVE Kitchen & Cocktails: 1968 Riviera Drive, Mount Pleasant. 844-1177. Wine and cocktail specials 4-7 p.m. Tuesday-Friday.

Crushed Fine Wine: 716 S. Shelmore Blvd., Mount Pleasant. Flight of five wines, $5. 5-7 p.m. Fridays; 1-5 p.m. Saturdays. 856-1156.

Firefly Distillery: 6775 Bears Bluff Road, Wadmalaw Island. 559-6867. Firefly Vodka and Sea Island Rum tastings Wednesday-Saturday 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Gaslight Art and Wine Gallery: 211 Meeting St., international boutique wine flights Monday-Saturday. or 723-2870.

In Good Taste: 1901 Ashley River Road. 5-7 p.m. Friday; 2-4 p.m. Saturday. $1. 763-5597.

Irvin-House Vineyards: 6775 Bears Bluff Road, Wadmalaw. 559-6867, Tastings 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday. Free wine tours 2 p.m. Saturdays.

O'Hara & Flynn: 225 Meeting St. 534-1916. Esoteric wine tastings daily until 7 p.m. Three for $5.

Red Sky: 1001 Landfall Way, Seabrook Island. Tastings 6-8 p.m. Thursdays; five wines for $5; complimentary with dinner. Call 768-0183.

Samos Taverna: 819 Coleman Blvd., Mount Pleasant. 869-6619. 5-7 p.m. Mondays. $5.

Social: 188 East Bay St. Nightly wine flights $10-$15. Visit; call 577-5665.

Ted's Butcherblock: 334 East Bay St. 577-0094. 5-7 p.m. Friday tastings, $5. Boutique wines, artisan cheeses, hors d'oeuvres.

Total Wine: Crossroads Plaza, Ashley River Road. Tastings 4-7 p.m. Fridays; noon-6 p.m. Saturdays.

Wescott Wine & Spirits: 9770 Dorchester Road, Summerville. 873-1933. Tastings 5-7 p.m. Fridays, $1-$5 per person.

Wine Awhile: 1039 S.C. Highway 41 in the Station 41 Shopping Center, Mount Pleasant. 881-3155 or

WineStyles: Mount Pleasant Towne Centre, 388-8233. Thursday tastings 5:30-7:30 p.m.; Friday flights 4-8 p.m.; Saturday tastings 2-7 p.m. Free for Wine Club members, $5 nonmembers.

The Wine Shop: 3 Lockwood Drive, City Marina. Tastings 5-7 p.m. Friday, six wines for $5. This week, Blind About Wine; May 21, Malbec Challenge blind tasting; May 28, American Cabernet Challenge blind tasting. Also, a St. Peter's Brewery Beer Dinner at Blind Tiger Pub, Thursday, $40 plus tax and tip. Call 819-6373 for reservations. May 27, wine dinner with Bill Wolfe of Eagle Eye Winery at Blu, Holiday Inn Folly Beach. May 29, 15th Anniversary Celebration Tasting on the Porch at The Wine Shop, 1-6 p.m. with heavy hors d'oeuvres.

Beer dinner: Ted's Butcherblock, 334 East Bay St., will serve all organic beers at its monthly Craft Beer Dinner at 7:30 p.m. May 20. Four-course menu will highlight domestic shrimp, housemade sausage, duck, and bacon pound cake. $38 per person. Call 577-0094.

Wine Dinner: Wescott Plantation & Wescott Wine & Spirits will host a four-course wine dinner Tuesday beginning with hors d'oeuvres at 6:30 p.m. and dinner at 7:30 p.m. Cost $40. Tickets available through Wescott Wine & Spirits, 873-1933 or Wescott Plantation 871-2135.

Summer Wine Strolls: Middleton Place has resumed its Summer Wine Strolls. The wine tastings will be offered each Wednesday into the fall, and will take place in a different garden location each week. $10 per person and reservations are not required. Visit or call 556-6020.

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