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Foundations of Wine with Andy Hale at ABTech

Monday, 19 September 2022 13:51
Andy Hale, Director of The Asheville School of Wine @MetroWines presents "Foundations of Wine" at ABTech Tuesday Evenings 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. October 11 through November 1

RM 225, Magnolia A-B Tech Asheville Campus

Fees: Course: $112 Course selection Number: SEF-7848-017WT



Booksigning and Fundraiser

Thursday, 08 September 2022 12:48
Join Malaprop’s and Metro Wines on Sunday, October 16th, from 1 to 3:30 at Metro Wines, 169 Charlotte Street in Asheville, for a rare in-person event with award-winning authors Barbara Quick (What Disappears) and Gavin Larsen (Being a Ballerina: The Power and Perfection of a Dancing Life).Authors will mix with the crowd and read select passages from their work, illuminating the world of ballet past and present. 
"Metro Wines, beautifully restored to its 1923 roots, is the perfect location for this event" says John Kerr, co-owner of Metro Wines. "The art of preservation hosts the art of writing."


AMBROZIA PopUP 2

Tuesday, 30 August 2022 15:34
Please join us on Thursday, October 13th, starting 6:30 @MetroWines Charlotte Street. Chef Sam Etheridge of AMBROZIA Catering prepares innovative dishes, all paired with wines from Trione Vineyards and Winery presented by Tom Leiner of Grapevine Distributors.
 
"Over the summer, AMBROZIA was welcomed back to Asheville at the 1st PopUP Dinner @MetroWines," says Gina Trippi, co-owner of MetroWines, "And now, with this second event, we can say with confidence, that AMBROZIA is definitely back home!"
 


Learn to Make Pasta!

Monday, 15 August 2022 15:26
Ahhhhhh… pasta!! The ultimate comfort food. And making fresh pasta is easy. Let us show you just how easy it can be! Join Ciao Asheville as we team up with Metro Wines and q.b. Cucina for a series of pasta-making classes. We’ll start with a live pasta-making demonstration given by Asheville-based Sarah Ubertaccio of q.b. Cucina. This event will take place on Sunday, September 18, from 12-2pm, at a private local residence in the Beaverdam area with mountain views (address to be provided following registration).
 


90 Point Blind Tasting!

Saturday, 13 August 2022 16:36
Join The Asheville School of Wine on Thursday, September 29th from 5:30 to 6:30 for a unique and eye-opening wine experience!
We present four wines from a California Winery that have been reviewed by the most respected critics and each awarded 90 points or more. We will tell you everything you need to know about the wine, including origin, climate, soil, processing, and style. What we won't tell you is the name of the winery or the price!
 


John Anthony "Weather Wines" Tasting

Wednesday, 10 August 2022 14:26
Please join The Asheville School of Wine for a tasting of "Weather Wines" from John Anthony on August 25th, from 5 to 6:30 @MetroWines on Charlotte Street. John Anthony "Weather Wines" are in limited supply in WNC. The tasting is "on the house" and at the Bar with event pricing for all featured wines. The time to taste and shop is now!


Living and Working in Italy

Thursday, 21 July 2022 09:13
Have you been thinking of moving to Italy? Or just want to know what it would be like? Please join Ciao Asheville for a live Zoom presentation with Jason and Jill DiLoreti, live from Montaione, Tuscany. This event will be on Sunday, August 21, at 1pm at Metro Wines, 169 Charlotte Street, Asheville.
Jason and Jill are former Asheville residents who in 2019 sold their place in Asheville, packed up their three young children and a few belongings, and moved to Italy.


Affordable South African Wines: A Tasting

Thursday, 14 July 2022 15:16
Please join The Asheville School of Wine as we present Kasey Billitz of Ocean South Imports to host a tasting of affordable South African Wines on Thursday, August 4th from 5 to 6:30 @MetroWines on Charlotte Street. The event is "on the house" and no reservations are required.