There is always someone or something you forget in the hustle and bustle of holiday shopping and planning. Wine lovers are not always easy to please and shop for, but here are 5 last-minute gifts that are sure to make them happy. Some of these gifts are quite shameless adverts for what we do, but all are quite good, and you don’t have to leave home to buy them.
A ticket to The Exclusive BlackList’s 3rd Annual Event in Richmond, Virginia
The Exclusive BlackList has been toasting the wines and accomplishments of African and African American winemakers for the past three years. Attendees can meet and greet the winemakers, taste the wines, and enjoy fabulous food prepared by black chefs on Friday, February 10, 2017 at the Black History and Cultural Center of Virginia in historic Richmond, Virginia.
A copy of Cuisine Noir Magazine’s latest edition featuring winemaker Andre Hueston Mack on the cover
Cuisine Noir is the United States’ first magazine devoted to celebrating black chefs, travel experts, wine and spirits entrepreneurs. The new issue features Andre Mack, and inside you will find our ad for The Exclusive BlackList as well as Benita’s answer to the question, “What’s in your glass?” The price is only $4.99. Buy several for the foodies and wine lovers in your life.
A subscription to The Vine Wine Club
Three wines, every month. The subscriptions are easy to purchase and for any budget. Membership in The Vine Wine Club has its privileges too. Like a discount on tickets to The Exclusive BlackList.
A few wine education classes in Richmond
In fact, sign up your wine lover for all of the wine classes we offer. They’ll love them. It will keep them warm this winter for $35 per class. Classes begin January 7, 2017. Shy? Private instruction is also available.
A wine-paired dinner with a certified sommelier
Our founder, Benita Johnson, is a certified sommelier who can be flown around the globe to dine with clients who want private, practical instruction in pairing wines with meals. This is a social gift that keeps on giving.
Okay, so all of the gifts are shameless adverts, but you will not have to leave home to purchase them, and it will raise your gift-giving game up. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information, pricing, and to purchase.