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Carroll County, Maryland Chapter of the American Wine Society
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2018 Apr   15th  House Hosts:  The Carrs  Wine Host: John Carr  Topic: A Sommelier Challenge    Young, Fun Wines For Spring  Thanks to Michael and  Eileen Sien!  AWS YouTube Channel                                        The Cutting Garden florist is one of  our favorite local Westminster  shops, located in the Fairground  Village Shopping Center near  Blue Bistro and Starry Nights.  Check their website for discounts  and specials!      Website of the  Maryland Wineries Association provides a great calendar  of wine events in Maryland.  Currently highlighting  72  Maryland wineries and counting!            And this is a great link:    from Carroll County Tourism.

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Carroll County Chapter of the American Wine Society, Carroll County, MD, USA
NEW MEMBERS WELCOME! (click here) I WANT TO HOST! (click here) Advertisement: Home GotGrapes? Click This MarylandWine.Com Carroll County  Events Calendar The Current Schedule All meetings start at 2 PM  or we’ll make a big deal about it!   Date	House	Wine	Topic  15 Apr 			Carr	 		Carr       20 May 			Batavik		Slick			   17 Jun 			Riley		Valas		     15 Jul 			Grillon 		PICNIC  19 Aug 			Hampton		Hampton  15&16 Sep		35th Maryland Wine Festival  16 Sep			Haslauer		Stewart 	  21 Oct			TBD			TBD   18 Nov 			Sadler		Slick  22 Nov			Thanksgiving  9 Dec 			Courpas		Landon 		Champagne! The 2016 AWS Vintage Chart Check out  Other AWS Chapters’  Websites! Send Your Photos Here: CCAWS Dropbox!
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Photos! (click for info) National Wine Tasting Project:Wines of Portugal A Sommelier Challenge Each person/couple will bring a bottle of wine $20+ retail that reflects a grape variety and region. All wines will be placed in brown paper bags and numbered. After tasting each wine, your task will be to try identifying the grape or blend type, the region, and (drum roll) the vintage. Each participant will taste at least two wines from each category, white or red. Beautiful, Blanco, and ?