Wine events for July 23


Friday's uncorked: A casual and comparative wine tasting, "Chill Out With Cool Wine," from 5-7:30 p.m. tonight on the deck at the Bayview School of Cooking, 516 Fourth Ave. W., Olympia. $12. Upcoming: Zesty Zinfandels, Aug. 27, $12.

OLYMPIC wine merchants: White Rhone, 2-4 p.m. Sunday, $9. 101 Capitol Way N., Suite 106, Olympia. 360-786-9463. WINE TASTINGS AT MADSEN FAMILY CELLARS: noon-4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, 2825 Marvin Road N.E., Olympia. Call 360-438-1286, or go to


WINE TASTINGS AT MEDICINE CREEK WINERY: 1-5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, 947 Old Pacific Highway S.E., Olympia. $5 tasting fee. Call 360-701-6284 or go to

Out of Town

The art of wine tasting: Students will learn about the great vineyards of the world, 1-4 p.m. Aug. 7, Centralia Community College, 600 Centralia College Blvd, Centralia. Cost is $29, and students must be 21 or older to participate. Call 360-736-9391, ext. 427, to register.

If your wine shop, restaurant or organization is hosting a wine-tasting event where the general public is welcome, send the time, date, location, fee, phone number for more information and the highlighted wines to