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Discover the Old World feel of the Italian Wine Merchants showroom, Studio del Gusto, and Vintage Room. IWM offers an unparalleled experience in tasting events. Hand-picked wine selections and a menu inspired by IWM's Culinary Team showcases Italian warmth in the most exceptional of spaces.
Public Wine Tastings / Experiences Private Events: Vintage Tasting Room
Give your Saturday a whole new spin by treating your palate well. IWM’s Saturday tastings present a different region or style each week, enabling participants to work their way through the Boot over time. Make a standing date for these new sessions and embark on a continuing education that never ends. more info
For an intimate and informative event IWM offers tastings for 2-10 people in our Vintage Room. An in-house sommelier will guide you and your guests through a customized selection of wines. more info
Private Events: Studio del Gusto Private At-Home Wine Tastings
This elegant setting can accommodate up to 120 guests for private tastings. A true enoteca, the Studio del Gusto allows you to share in the rich heritage of Italy as the wine selections unfold throughout the evening. Plan a walk-around tasting where guests can mingle during the event or opt for a formal, seated dinner. more info
Enoteca A Casa Tua—our way of saying "IWM brings it home”—is the guiding inspiration behind our private wine events. In other words, we bring our signature tastings to you—recreating the authentic IWM onsite experience in the context of your home environment. more info
Private Off-Site Wine Tastings
IWM can deliver the lifestyle of Italian wine to your doorstep with our customized off-site tastings. We work with clients to design appropriate wine lists to serve in homes, offices, or other special event locations. In-house sommeliers present the wines while food prepared by IWM chefs is served to complement the tastings. more info
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Reds for the Holidays
Reds for the Holidays @ $129.00
Early Bird Price: $119.00
Price Including Tax: $129.56

Saturday, December 14, 2019, 1:00-3:00pm
A Sit-Down Tasting

The holiday season is a time for giving, for receiving, and for enjoying yourself--which means that it's also time for really great wine. IWM celebrates the warmest time of the year at our Reds for the Holidays event, an afternoon dedicated to robust Burgundy, luscious Brunello welcoming Super-Tuscan wines, noble Nebbiolo, and all wines red, luscious, and delicious. Accompanied by regional meats and cheeses, this special event, led by a knowledgeable IWM sommelier, will take you through the ins and outs of grape varietal, winemaker protocol, terroir and typicity of some of your favorite red wines, while introducing you to new bottles! It's a holiday gathering as only IWM can bring you, full of lively conversation, useful knowledge, and delicious wine!

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Festive & Sparkling Wines
Festive & Sparkling Wines @ $99.00
Early Bird Price: $89.00
Price Including Tax: $96.90

Saturday, December 21, 2019, 1:00-3:00pm
A Walk-Around Tasting

Sparkling wines signal effortless elegance, brilliant style, and joyful sophistication--and no holiday is complete without them, or without big, bold wines that border on luxury! Let the holidays ring with this tasting event featuring Champagne, a few beloved Italian bubblies, and some beautiful holiday still wines as IWM pops the cork on one of our favorite holiday events, featuring some of our favorite holiday wines. Accompanied by regional meats and cheeses and led by IWM sommeliers, this Saturday tasting invokes the spirit of the holidays, while treating you to some of the best wines IWM has to offer. Indulge in delicious wine, sparkling conversation, delectable treats, and all the warmth of this singular season with us at IWM. Drink in the present--and share this event with someone you love!

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Italy Meets France
Italy Meets France @ $129.00
Early Bird Price: $119.00
Price Including Tax: $129.56

Saturday, December 28, 2019, 1:00-3:00pm
A Sit-Down Tasting

From grape varietals to winemaking techniques, Italy and France have a serious relationship. As much as Italy and France compete for the attention of the wine world, the two neighboring countries also influence one another. Join IWM for this special event that helps you compare, contrast and enjoy the wines of France and Italy side by side, the makings of an entirely delightful Saturday afternoon. In this Studio del Gusto tasting, we'll be matching wines from Burgundy, Bordeaux and beyond with Italian Barolo, Brunello and more. Pairing wines from some of our favorite producers, regions, grapes and traditions, this event will give you an unparalleled opportunity to compare and contrast the wines of the world's two greatest winemaking countries. Spending a Saturday sipping wines from iconic and emblematic producers, nibbling on French and Italian cheeses and meats, and learning how the fine wines of Italy and France make each other great!

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