Maison, a modern French restaurant located at 5921 W. Vliet St., will host a Patio Wine Tasting on Sunday, Aug. 26. more



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Milwaukee may be a beer city at heart, but wine connoisseurs have options too. Wine bars are popular spots for tasting, discussing and appreciating wine. Here's a non-exhaustive list of wine bars in the greater Milwaukee area. more

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The Shepherd Express surveys the many fine wineries of Wisconsin’s Glacial Hills region, most of which incorporate Wisconsin-grown fruits in their vintages. more


This year’s Luxembourg Fest, located in Belgium, Wis. onSaturday, Aug. 12, will feature a special Ansay International Tasting event.Bofferding beers, Domaines Vinsmoselle wines and Ramborn hard cider will all beon hand at the tasting.“Th.. more

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Devon Seafood+ Steak, located at Bayshore Town Center, is hosting a Sip & Paint event onMonday, Oct. 10 from 6–9 p.m.Along with avariety of $7 appetizers and select $6 wine by the glass, the event willinclude step-by-step instructions.. more

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Delafield Latin Fusion restaurant, Hispania (627 Genesee St.)will host a night of latin food, tango dancing and Argentinian wine on Tuesday,Sept. 20 for their Tango Night Winemaker Dinner.The event goes from 6-9 p.m. and features an appea.. more

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Milwaukee’s German heritage comes to the fore as our kickoffto Wisconsin’s Oktoberfest season, GermanFest, returns to the Summerfest grounds from July 29-31. This year’s entertainment includes Grammy nominated musicianand producer Alex.. more

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Pig roasts have a storied tradition as a summer activity,but von Stiehl Winery is putting their own spin on the concept with theirannual BrewVino Steer Roast. The event will be held on June 18 from 11 a.m.until 6 p.m. in Algoma.Brad Sc.. more

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This weekend Lights Camera Soul presents Mahalia: The Gospel Musical. Michaela Usher plays the Queen of Gospel Mahalia Jackson. The triumphant journey of the legendary singer is explored in an intimate, little three-person Tom Stolz musica.. more



InDecember 1951, director Cy Endfield boarded the Queen Mary for the UK with twosuitcases in hand. He never looked back. Although Endfield had not been a boxoffice hitmaker, his resume was growing and he seemed poised, if noth.. more

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Pleasant Kafe (1600 N. Jackson St.) is an appealing coffee, wine and espresso bar that brings a welcome feeling of European café life to this historic Italian East Side neighborhood. more

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Welcome to the newest Shepherd blog, Brew City Booze! I'mgoing to be bringing you the latest news and information for all thingsalcohol-related in MKE. Anything is fair game: bars, bar food, beer events,cocktails, breweries, distilleries, festi.. more

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Von Stiehl Winery's Meetthe Makers event is coming up Saturday, June 20th.  Meet the Makers is a unique wine and beer festival with a flavor all its own.The one day festival offerstest batches and unique blends newly released by Von Stiehl Winer.. more

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Beaujolais Nouveau Day, held on the third Thursday ofNovember, is the biggest wine holiday of the year that honors the end of a harvestand celebrates the first taste of a new Beaujolais vintage. Chez Jacques’ La Fête Beaujolais Nouveau Dinner jo.. more

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It'snot like the Lord ever said, "Let there be laughter" in Genesis'creation account, but church folks can appreciate stand-up comedy much as anyone.Humor comes Saturday Nov. 1 to the Mason Temple Church, 6098 N. 35th St.,as promoter Arthur Bu.. more

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Releasing 10 albums over the past 20-plus years, Pearl Jam has experienced a storied career, but all but its most devoted fans admit that the last decade hasn’t lived up to the groundbreaking arti,Concert Reviews more

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TheU.S.Supreme Court declined to hear any cases on same-sex marriage this term. Ohto be a fly on the wall when this decision was made.Thegood news? That leaves in place the lower court decision striking downWisconsin’s reprehensible con.. more

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Afundraiser to raise awareness for hunger relief will take place Nov. 2 at RailHall in Walker's Point. The event, called Serve Taste Give, is being organizedby Serve 60, a nation non-profit aiming to increase community service andvolunteerism,.. more

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