here. Well, he went and got himself a job in the wine industry, so he's unable to host the usual shenanigans this year due to potential conflict of interest or something like that.
Hubby and I, being big fans of the Pinot Smackdown because it's an event where you get to have both virtual and face-to-face interaction, decided to continue the tradition of getting friends together to drink, discuss, and, if you're so inclined, tweet to help pick the winning region.
The time: 7:00-9:00 p.m.
The place: The Purple Corkscrew Wine Bar located below Saba Restaurant in Emory Village.
The cost: $25 per person
The rules if you care to tweet, which is fun, but not absolutely necessary:
We'll have three of the Pinot Noir growing regions represented, California (#CA), Oregon (#OR), and France (#FR). Please tweet your tasting impressions, opinions, or just plain votes with #pinotsmackdown and the region hashtag, specified above. So, for example, if you're digging the Rodney Strong, you might tweet something like: