Adults, Tastings at the Taubman, Member Events

SOLD OUT: International Wine Festival

Sunday, January 30, 2022

1:00pm - 4:00pm

ages 21+

Please Note: To better facilitate social distancing, capacity for this event is limited. Tickets to this event are now sold out.

Sample more than 40 wines from around the world while you enjoy live music and expertly paired hors d'oeuvres and desserts at the Taubman Museum of Art's Ninth Annual International Wine Festival. 

From bubbly sparklings to crisp whites to bold reds, seasoned wine stewards will guide you through your experience with tasting notes to help you discover your new favorite international wines. The souvenir wine glass is yours to take home to remember your special day.

The galleries will be open so guests can enjoy the works on view, including All That Glitters: Iconic Jewelry and Hollywood Style. Please note that you can purchase a specially discounted add-on ticket to experience the new exhibition, Ruth E. Carter: Afrofuturism in Costume Design.

Remember! Members enjoy FREE admission to ticketed exhibitions including Ruth E. Carter: Afrofuturism in Costume Design and can pick up complimentary tickets to view the exhibition at the Visitors Services Desk. 

Hors d'oeuvres and desserts are provided by Blue Ridge Catering.

2020 Event Menu

Featuring Murray’s cheese, with cheesemongers available to explain cheeses.

  • Murray's 1-Year Aged Manchego
  • Sartori's Merlot Bellavitano
  • Taleggio

Small plates:

  • Shrimp & Grits: creamy stone ground Manchego cheese grits with sautéed Old Bay shrimp, andouille sausage, scallions and roasted tomato gravy
  • Chipotle Beef Short Rib Empanadas, with guacamole mousse
  • Roasted Butternut Squash Flatbread, with kale pesto, goat cheese, charred Cipollini onions, and Shishito peppers
  • Blackened Chicken, with New Orleans red beans and rice, and whole grain mustard remoulade
  • Spread & Crudité Display: Piquillo pepper hummus, white bean artichoke dip, vegetable crudité, and pita wedges
  • Dessert Display: Cake truffles, French macarons, and key lime tartlet

Please note: This is a 21+ event. Photo ID will be required for entrance. Photo ID must match name of ticket holder for all online sales. Tickets are non-transferable. All sales are final.

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