From Friday, February 10 until Tuesday, February 14, The Santa Barbara Wine Collective (131 Anacapa St., Ste. C), located in the Funk Zone, offers a five-day Valentine’s Day Tasting, featuring three flight varieties from the Collective’s five Santa Barbara County members—The Paring, Fess Parker, Babcock, Notary Public, Ca’ Del Grevino—as well as The Hilt and Heart & Sugar Confections in Santa Maria. There will be chocolate paired with a special wine flight on Sunday, February 12. The event will start from noon to 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and from noon to 7 p.m. on Sunday and Tuesday.
There are several options available for guests. For bubble enthusiasts, Fess Parker’s ‘Fesstivity’ Sparkling Wine Flight features a Blanc de Blancs, a Brut Cuvee and a Blanc de Noirs.
For those that love Pinot Noir, a Pinot Noir Flight includes Ca’ Del Grevino Estate Pinot Noir, Fess Parker ‘Pommard’ Pinot Noir, Babcock ‘Slice of Heaven’ Pinot Noir and The Hilt ‘Vanguard’ Pinot Noir.
The ‘Red is for love’ Flight is perfect for red wine fans, with Fess Parker ‘Rodney’s’ Syrah, Babcock Pinot Noir, Sta. Rita Hills, Ca’ Del Grevino Dolcetto, Notary Public Cabernet Sauvignon and The Paring ‘Red” Bordeaux Blend.
On Sunday, February 12 only, the “Little Sweet One” Tasting Flight, including Ca’ Del Grevino Estate wines (Riesling, Pinot Noir, Grenache, Dolcetto & Syrah) is paired with chocolates from Heart & Sugar Confections.
For reservations and more information about this event, call 805/456-2700 or visit www.santabarbarawinecollective.com