Here is a list of wine events across the Triangle:
Chatham Hill Winery
Wine Down Wednesdays with live music. 5:30 p.m. Wednesday. $5. Come root for your favorite ACC team! Wine tasting conducted at tasting bar throughout the day. The TV will be tuned in, we will order pizzas based upon request as well as have wonderful cheese, wine and beer available for purchase. 11 a.m. Saturday, 1 p.m. Sunday. $10 per person. 3800 Gateway Centre Blvd., Morrisville. 380-7135. www.chathamhillwine.com.
5 p.m. Thursdays. Free. 101 S. Main St., Fuquay-Varina. 285-3416.
Brier Creek: 4 p.m. Fridays, noon Saturdays. Free. 8381 Brier Creek Parkway, Raleigh. 293-0362.
Durham: 4 p.m. Fridays, noon Saturdays. Free. 3615 Weatherspoon Blvd., Durham. 489-5082.
North Raleigh: 4 p.m. Fridays, noon Saturdays. Free. Triangle Plaza, 6105 Capital Blvd., Raleigh. 235-0000.
Cary: 4 p.m. Fridays, noon Saturdays. Free. 333 Crossroads Blvd., Cary. 235-3322.
North Hills: 4 p.m. Fridays, noon Saturdays. Free. 4216 The Circle, Raleigh. 232-2580.
Hope Valley Bottle Shop
A free Friday tasting of wines that have received 90 points or higher from major wine critics. The tasting will include two blended wines (one red and one white), a great Napa Chardonnay and two phenomenal Napa Cabernets. 5:30 p.m. Friday. 4711 Hope Valley Road, Durham. 403-5200. www.hvbottleshop.com.
Oregon's status as a modern winegrowing region was established in 1960, when David Lett discovered that the cool-climate Willamette Valley in the northwestern part of the state was an ideal region for growing Pinot Noir. 5 p.m. Friday. $15. 201 S. Estes Drive, Chapel Hill. 929-7133. www.southernseason.com.
MEZ wine dinner
Join us for five creative gourmet courses paired with five of Chatham Hill's unique and award-winning wines. 7 p.m. Saturday. $65. Mez Contemporary Mexican, 5410 Page Road, Durham. 941-1630
Nana's French Bistro Wine Dinner
Nana's welcomes French importer Thomas Meunier and Bordeaux winemaker Lionel Latorse for a special wine dinner. It will be four courses of French wines paired with French bistro inspired dishes -- straight-forward dishes that will be simple, yet very flavorful. 7 p.m. Tuesday. . $40 plus tax and tip. Nana's Restaurant, 2514 University Drive, Durham. 493-8545. www.nanasdurham.com.
Blu Seafood San Francisco Wine Dinner
This month's wine dinner will feature four courses of San Fran food, fun and fine wine, with the Northern Californian juice being paired by the great minds at The Hope Valley Bottle Shop. 7 p.m. March 16. $45 plus tax and tip. Blu Seafood and Bar, 2002 Hillsborough Road, Durham. 286-9777. http://bluseafoodandbar.com.