Events

  • South African Wine Tasting

    South African Wine Tasting

    September 24, 2016
    01:00 PM to 06:00 PM
    France 44 Wines & Spirits
    There are 8,838 miles between Stellenbosch, South Africa and Minneapolis, and David Van Velden can tell you about each one of them. Visiting us all the way from one of the world’s most southerly wine regions, David will be behind our wine tasting bar this weekend (September 23-24), pouring his family’s estate wines from Overgaauw. Winemaker visits are some of the most exciting things to experience, so we highly encourage you to come and taste, listen and learn from one of South Africa’s most dynamic young winemakers!

    South African Wine Tasting


  • J. Carver Distillery

    J. Carver Distillery

    September 24, 2016
    03:00 PM to 06:00 PM
    France 44 Wines & Spirits
    Our good friends at J Carver will be debuting their new Hunt Club Rye Whiskey and Sevilla Orange Liqueur on our bar this Saturday from 3-6! Between an apple brandy finished rye whiskey and a wheat whiskey based orange liqueur, your bound to try something you've never seen before. Get them while you can!

    J. Carver Distillery


  • South African Wine Tasting

    South African Wine Tasting

    September 23, 2016
    04:00 PM to 07:00 PM
    France 44 Wines & Spirits
    There are 8,838 miles between Stellenbosch, South Africa and Minneapolis, and David Van Velden can tell you about each one of them. Visiting us all the way from one of the world’s most southerly wine regions, David will be behind our wine tasting bar this weekend (September 23-24), pouring his family’s estate wines from Overgaauw. Winemaker visits are some of the most exciting things to experience, so we highly encourage you to come and taste, listen and learn from one of South Africa’s most dynamic young winemakers!

    South African Wine Tasting


  • Oktoberfest

    Oktoberfest

    September 23, 2016
    04:00 PM to 06:30 PM
    France 44 Wines & Spirits
    It's almost October! So you know what that means…It's time to roll out the barrel as we kick off Oktoberfest season!! Join us for a German beer tasting featuring the uber delicious beers of Paulaner and Hacker-Pschorr. Paulaner and Hacker-Pschorr are the gold standard of German beer here in the USA. Combined, these two breweries have been brewing beer for over 975 years. Put on your lederhosen and come join us.

    Oktoberfest


  • 11 Well's Distillery

    11 Well's Distillery

    September 23, 2016
    04:00 PM to 07:00 PM
    France 44 Wines & Spirits
    This Friday from 4-7 we will be tasting a few of St. Paul's finest whiskies and liqueurs from 11 Wells Spirits! Come taste their bourbon and rye whiskies along with their cherry and orange liqueurs perfect for the fall season.

    11 Well's Distillery


  • Wine Tasting

    Wine Tasting

    September 17, 2016
    01:00 PM to 06:00 PM
    France 44 Wines & Spirits
    Free wine tasting. Join us each weekend as we help you find your new favorite wine. Every weekend our free sample bar is stocked with a set of new wines allowing you to explore new regions and styles from around the world. Come join us and discover the world of wine.

    Wine Tasting


  • Wine Tasting - Meet David Love III

    Wine Tasting - Meet David Love III

    September 16, 2016
    04:00 PM to 07:00 PM
    France 44 Wines & Spirits
    We will have a very special guest pouring wine at the tasting bar Friday from 4-6:30pm: Davis Love III, captain of the US Ryder Cup team. This year, the cup is going to be held at the Hazeltine Golf Club in Chaska and we are so excited that Love will be joining us to pour his wines: Aledru Chardonnay and Red Blend.

    Wine Tasting - Meet David Love III


  • Indeed Brewing

    Indeed Brewing

    September 16, 2016
    04:00 PM to 06:30 PM
    France 44 Wines & Spirits
    We love it when the Team from Indeed Brewing comes in for an in-store tasting. Indeed is one of our favorite local breweries. In the last 4 years, they’ve steadily grown into one of our most important breweries we sell at the store. Great people + great beer + great packaging = a winning combination. Natasha will be pouring some of their flagship beers as well as some seasonal offerings.

    Indeed Brewing