Tastings & Events

Find everything we have in store for our Customers right here! From tastings to dinners and everything in-between.

Wines of the Month for June Virtual Tasting

June 25th 2020 at 6:30pm

Join Garland Homes III, Assistant Manager at Grapenuts Wine, as he tastes and discusses the wines of the month for June. Click below to watch the tasting!

Complimentary Wine Tasting

*CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19*

Join us Friday, June 12th from 5-7pm as Nate Harry with Advintage will be showcasing four wines from across the globe! Click below to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

Complimentary Wine Tasting

Friday, June 5th from 5-7pm

Join us Friday June 5th from 5-7pm as we sample four wines we have featured virtually over the past few months! Click to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

Gonzalez Byass Sherry Zoom Tasting

Saturday, May 30th at 6:30pm

Join Steve Eudy, Fine Wine Manager with Empire Distributors and Garland Homes III, Assistant Manager at Grapenuts Wine, as we taste and discuss three fantastic sherries from Gonzalez Byass! Click below to watch the recorded tasting and find the recipes!

Clos Roussely Touraine Rouge Virtual Tasting

SIP Series Tasting #4

An 80% Malbec and 20% Cabernet Franc blend from the Loire Valley, this rouge is a great fit for those that enjoy Malbec and appreciate old-world integrity at the same time! Click below to watch a virtual tasting on a great value red.

Prà Winery Zoom Tasting

Friday, May 8th at 6:30pm

Join Liz Hull, Sales Representative for Kellogg Selections & Garland Homes III, Assistant Manager at Grapenuts Wine for a Virtual Tasting Friday, May 8th at 6:30pm! Click below to watch the previously recorded tasting.

Viña Pomal's White Blend Virtual Tasting

SIP Series Tasting #3

Our third SIP (Shelter in Place) Tasting shows off a great value white wine from Rioja! Viña Pomal's blend of Viura and Malvasia offer a great alternative to anyone that enjoys crisp white burgundies! $15.99 and in stock today at Grapenuts! Cheers.

Domaine Chapelle Zoom Tasting

April 24th 2020 at 5:00 pm

Check out our Domaine Chapelle Zoom tasting with Jason Tippetts, owner of Barrique Wines in Durham, NC and Garland Homes III, Assistant Manager at Grapenuts Wine in Wilson, NC. We tried two Domaine Chapelle wines, their Bourgogne Aligoté AOC Blanc & their Bourgogne Pinot Noir AOC

Frescobaldi's Rèmole Rosso Virtual Tasting

SIP Series Tasting #2

Another SIP (shelter in place) virtual tasting from Grapenuts! From a large and well-known Italian family comes a very reasonably priced IGT Tuscan red wine! Hear about Rèmole here and come in and try a bottle today, only $9.99! Cheers!

Jean Perrier et fils Virtual Tasting

SIP Series Tasting #1

Enjoy one of our first virtual SIP's (shelter in place) tastings! Here we have the Jean Perrier Savoie... This 100% Jacquere: White gold color with hints of green. Fresh almond, hawthorn and citrus fruit on the nose. A lively attack on the palate but rounds out with lovely mineral notes and orange zest. Excellent balance between fruit and acidity.


In stock at Grapenuts for $14.99!

Washington State Wine Class

DELAYED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS 

Spend the evening with us as Paul DiMario, Advanced Sommelier, of Epiphany Wine Company as he pours eight different wines from Washington, discusses the major appellations, the unique geography and the climate. In addition, he’ll examine (explore) the two prevailing mentalities of Rhone and Bordeaux style wines. Tickets are $15/per person. Seating is limited. Reservations along with payment are required. The deadline to register is Saturday, March 21st. Please call Grapenuts at (252) 246-9463 or click below to reserve your seat now!

Complimentary Wine Tasting

Saturday, March 21st from 12-6pm

Cancelled due to Gov. Cooper order #118


Join us as we showcase four unique wines from France, Spain, and Argentina. Click to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

Tiered Tasting

Friday, March 13th from 5-7pm

Join Steve Eudy and Arlene Kirby from Empire as they showcase Copain Wines! (and two other gems) Click to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

Complimentary Wine Tasting

Friday, March 6th from 5-7pm

Join us Friday as Matt Corson with Coastal Beverage brings us four classic California wines, including an old store favorite! Click below to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

Complimentary Wine Tasting

Friday, February 28th from 5-7pm

Join us Friday as Jimmy from Winebow will be showing us four very unique selections! Click to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

Complimentary Wine Tasting

Friday, February 21st from 5-7pm

Join Eamonn O'Mahoney as he pours five delicious wines from Italy and Spain. Click below to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

Tiered Tasting

Friday, February 14th from 5-7pm

Join Steve Eudy and Arlene Kirby of Empire as they pour Valentine's Day selections! Click to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

Chateau Ste. Michelle February Wine Dinner

**SOLD OUT**

Join Grapenuts and Pup's Steakhouse for our February Wine Dinner featuring Teri Morgan with Chateau Ste. Michelle! Tickets are $60 per person. Click the flyer to see the full menu and list of wines, and click below or call Grapenuts to get your tickets today! Seating is limited! ***We are sold out of tickets***

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Complimentary Wine Tasting

February 7th from 5-7pm

Join Jason Tippetts as he pours four direct-imported wines from France! Click below to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

Complimentary Wine Tasting

Friday, January 31st from 5-7pm

Join Laurence Vuelta as he showcases wines from Trinchero Family Estates! Click below to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

Complimentary Wine Tasting

Friday, January 24th from 5-7pm

Join Eamonn O'Mahoney with Touton Selections as he will be pouring four FANTASTIC French wines! Click to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

Complimentary Wine Tasting

Friday, Jan. 17th from 5-7pm

Join us Friday as Nate Harry will be pouring four fantastic selections! Click to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

Tiered Tasting

Friday Jan. 10th from 5-7pm

Join us Friday as Steve Eudy and Arlene Kirby of Empire will be pouring...A Bunch of Blends! Click to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

After Hours Holiday Champagne Tasting

Friday Dec. 20th from 5-7pm

"Lock the door and let us pour" during our annual Holiday Champagne Tasting! We will have SIX different true Champagnes to taste along with light hors d'oeuvres. Tickets are $40 per person and reservations are required. Click to purchase your tickets online or by calling the store at 246-WINE.

Sonoma Valley 2020 Trip Informational Session

Saturday December 14th at 12pm

Have you ever been to Sonoma Valley? Have you always wanted to experience Sonoma Valley wineries? Well, we have exciting news for you!!

Join us for a presentation on a Sonoma Valley trip we are planning for Monday, April 27th - Friday, May 3rd, 2020!

This is a trip of a lifetime as we have the opportunity to visit a few of the wineries we support here at Grapenuts....customer favorites!

If you are interested in attending, please RSVP to us at (252) 246-9463.

Tiered Tasting

Friday, Dec 13th from 5-7pm

Join us Friday as Steve Eudy & Arlene Kirby will be pouring eight staff favorites from 2019! Click to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

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J Lohr Holiday Wine Dinner

Tuesday Dec. 3rd at 7:00pm

Pup's Steakhouse and Grapenuts Wine present an evening with Wilson's very own Davis Hyde of J Lohr Winery & Vineyards. Davis will present his J Lohr wines along with an amazing 5 course meal created to compliment each one. Tickets are $75 and can be ordered online below or by calling the store at 246-WINE.

Black Friday & Small Business Saturday Sale

Nov. 29th & 30th

Grapenuts is having a Black Friday & Small Business Saturday sale November 29th & November 30th! Shop Local and Shop Small. But don’t worry…you don’t have to come early. We will be open from 11 am – 5 pm.


Take 20% off  ALL WINE in stock under $75/bottle!     


There are some great deals to be found! Come check out our selections! Don’t wait…many will disappear quickly! Stock up for the holidays and SAVE $$$! 


Saturday we will have a special Sparkling Tasting with Brian Flye from Tryon Distributing from 12 noon – 2 pm! 


MARK your calendar for Friday, November 29th and Saturday November 30th!

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Complimentary Wine Tasting

Friday Nov. 22nd from 5-7pm

Join Tyler Hunter with Touton Selections Friday Nov 22nd at 5pm! Tyler will be pouring two BIG reds and two delicate whites. Click to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

Complimentary Wine Tasting Friday, Nov. 15th from 5-7pm

November 15th from 5-7pm

Join us Friday as Matt Corson with Coastal Beverage will be featuring four French wines! Click to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

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Join Grapenuts and 217 Brew Works for a Food Drive!

Saturday, November 9th from 12 to 5pm

On Saturday, November 9th from 12pm to 5pm 217 Brew Works will be hosting a good drive for VRSW. There will be a raffle from 3pm to 5pm as well! Stop by and donate and enjoy a beer while you're at it! Hope to see you there!

Vino for our Vets Wine Tasting and Silent Auction

Friday November 8th from 5-7pm

Please join us Friday November 8th for our annual Vino for our Vets Fundraiser! We will have our wine tasting and silent auction from 5-7 pm.  All proceeds will benefit Veterans Residential Services of Wilson. See you there!

Complimentary Wine Tasting Friday, Nov. 1st from 5-7pm

Friday November 1st from 5-7pm

Join us Friday as Nate Harry with Advintage will be sampling Time Place Wine fantastic lineup of Lodi wines. Click to read more.

Complimentary Wine Tasting Friday, Oct. 18th from 5-7pm

October 18th from 5-7pm

Join Brian Flye with Tryon Distributing as Brian showcases three wines from Spain and one from Australia! Click to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

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Wine & Cheese Class Wednesday Oct 16th at 6:00

Wednesday October 16th at 6pm

Let there be wine and cheese! Join us to learn how to pair artisan cheeses and wine. Click the photo read more, or get tickets below.

Tiered Tasting Friday Oct 11th from 5-7pm

Friday October 11th from 5-7pm

Join us Friday as Steve and Arlene from Empire will be pouring eight fantastic French wines from Thomas Meunier Imports! Click to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

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Complimentary Wine Tasting Friday, Oct. 4th from 5-7pm

Friday October 4th from 5-7pm

Join Tyler Hunter with Mouton Selections for four carefully chosen wines from the USA, France, and Italy! Click to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

Complimentary Wine Tasting Friday, Sept. 27th from 5-7pm

September 27th from 5-7pm

Join us Friday as Liz Hull with Kellogg Selections will be sampling five outstanding selections from all over the world! Click to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

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Complimentary Wine Tasting Friday, Sept. 20th from 5-7pm

Friday September 20th from 5-7pm

Join us Friday as Nate Harry with Advintage will be pouring two outstanding whites and two delicious reds! Click to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

Tiered Tasting Friday, Sept. 13th from 5-7pm

Friday September 13th from 5-7pm

Join us Friday as Steve Eudy and Arlene Carnahan will be pouring eight uniquely delicious selections! Click to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

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Casual Tasting Friday, Sept. 6th from 5-7pm

Septeber 6th from 5-7pm

Join us Friday for four fantastic Italian selections! Click to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

Wine Dinner Tuesday, Sept. 3rd at 6:30 PM

Tuesday September 3rd at 6:30pm

Join us for an amazing evening with our hosts Tyler Kincaid of Van Duzer Vineyards and Nate Harry with Advintage Distributing! Click for more information.

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Casual Tasting Friday Aug 30th from 5-7pm

Friday August 30th from 5-7pm

Join us Friday as we showcase four new wines from two (to us) new producers! Click to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

Pinot Gris Showdown!

August 23rd from 5-7pm

Did you know Pinot Grigio and Pinot Gris are the same grape? Come taste the difference(s) Friday as we battle out four different wines for the title! Click to read more and obtain the discount passcode for this tasting.

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Complimentary Wine Tasting Friday, Aug. 16th from 5-7pm

August 16th from 5-7pm

Join Jason Tippetts from Barrique Wines as he pours four fantastic French wines from his portfolio. Click to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

Tiered Tasting Friday, Aug. 9th from 5-7pm

August 9th from 5-7pm

Join Steve Eudy and Arlene Carnahan from Empire Distributors for a "Plethora of Pinot" on Friday! Click to read more and obtain the discount code for this tasting.

 

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