Events for wine lovers

Sure, the Northwest is known for its creation and love of microbrews.

But Washington - and even South Sound itself - has its share of fine wineries as well as wine lovers.

The Olympian's Weekend section offers a calendar listing for wine-tasting events and the wine lovers who patronize them. If your wine shop or

organization is hosting a wine- tasting event where the public is welcome, send information - time, date, location, fee, number for more information and the highlighted wines - to

Please send it no later than 10 days before the event.