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Bailey’s announces guest sommelier for wine tasting

By Staff | Jun 26, 2019

Bailey’s General Store recently announced that Kara Logan, brand manager for Villa Maria Estates, will be the guest sommelier for the Villa Maria Wine Tasting event on July 5.

It will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. at The Community House, at 2173 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel.

Logan has 15 years in the wine and hospitality industries and has worked for Villa Maria for more than five years covering the southeast region of the United States. Villa Maria is New Zealand’s most awarded winery and employs more than 250 permanent staff, grows 28 different grape varieties, and exports wine to over 60 countries worldwide. During the wine tasting event, Logan will share her passion for food and wine.

Guests will enjoy light hors d’oeuvres and discounted wine prices.

The event features wines rated between 90-94 points. The lineup includes a 2018 Taylors Pass Single Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc, 2017 Southern Clays Sauvignon Blanc, 2016 Taylors Pass Single Vineyard Chardonnay, 2017 Keltern Vineyard Chardonnay, 2015 Southern Clay’s Pinot Noir, 2009 Reserve Pinot Noir and a 2016 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot.

A limited number of tickets are on sale for $10 per person.

Reservations can be made by calling Calli Johnson at 239-472-1516 or online at baileys-sanibel.com/purchase-tickets-now.