The 15th Annual Winter Wine Spectacular

At the Winter Wine Spectacular, you'll enjoy a night filled with wine, the chance to talk with winemakers and great food.
NH Wine Week's signature event, the Winter Wine Spectacular, is a great opporunity to try a number of fine wines.

Wine lovers will not want to miss one of the best events around – the Winter Wine Spectacular to benefit Easterseals New Hampshire.

You'll enjoy a night filled with more than 1,800 quality wines with 60 winemakers from all over the world, plus fine food from the area’s best restaurants and chefs.

There are two ways to experience the Spectacular:

The Grand Tasting (general admission at 6 p.m.) is $65 per ticket, or heighten your wine experience with full access that includes the special Bellman’s Cellar Select room, which features the finest selections for $135 per ticket (early admission at 5:30 p.m.). A limited number of Cellar Select tickets are offered.

Easterseals New Hampshire provides exceptional services, education, outreach and advocacy so that people living with autism and other disabilities can live, learn, work and play in our communities. Easterseals has been helping individuals with disabilities and special needs and their families live better lives for more than 75 years. From child development centers to physical rehabilitation and job training for people with disabilities, Easterseals offers a variety of services to help people with disabilities address life's challenges and achieve personal goals.

Not to worry, you won't be tasting wine on an empty stomach. The Bellman’s Cellar Select room will have food offerings from the Copper Door, Hanover Street Chophouse, FireFly American Bistro & Bar, O Steaks and Seafood, The Foundry and more. For the Grand Tasting, new additions this year include New England's Tap House Grille, Shorty's Mexican Roadhouse, Villagio Ristorante Italiano and Stark Brewing Company. Many of your favorites will be returning as well — expect great fare from 900 Degrees, Fratello's Ristorante Italiano, Hooked, the Common Man, Queen City Cupcakes, LaBelle Winery, Faro Italian Grill, Granite Restaurant and more.

In addition, Bellman's Jewelers will present a special raffle for Easterseals. Tickets for the raffle are available online and will also be sold at the Bellman’s booth in the Grand Tasting.

The event also features the Grand Silent Auction, which includes over 100 items, including restaurant gift certificates, electronics, overnight stays, sports tickets and memorabilia, luxury items, vacations, spa packages, artwork and, of course, wine.

The Winter Wine Spectacular is part of NH Wine Week hosted by the New Hampshire Liquor Commission. This week of events features bottle signings, tasting, intimate dinners with winemakers and more.

*New Hampshire Magazine is a proud sponsor of the Winter Wine Spectacular.

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