A friendly, charismatic wine ambassador leads you to hot spots, where you’ll be welcomed to a reserved table, with wait staff standing by, ready to serve pre-selected wines. Learn how to taste, pair and buy with an intimate group. Enjoy six wines over the course of two hours. Enjoy premium wine education from your dedicated wine ambassador on this semi-private event (limit 12 guests).
Tour runs at 3 p.m. every Saturday in Harvard Square. The tour starts at Nubar in The Sheraton Commander, 16 Garden Street Cambridge, MA 02138
Nubar Restaurant and Lounge
Inside the Sheraton Commander is Harvard Square’s best-kept secret, a stunningly modern fireplace-lit lounge. Sip festive rosé Spanish Cava and California sparkling wine. Nibble on a selection of fresh seasonal fruit and local cheeses. Learn how champagne is made. Mosey through “Hahvahd Yahd”, the campus of the World’s Best University – where Natalie Portman, Mark Zuckerberg, Elena Kagan, JFK, FDR, Barack Obama, Ashley Judd, and Bill Gates spent their formative years!
- Conde de Subirats Cava Brut Rose
- Piper Heidsick Brut Champagne
- Three New England Cheeses with Fruit, Nuts and Honeycomb, and Quince Membrillo
The Red House
Built c.1802, and used as a residence for almost 200 years, 98 Winthrop Street has been recreated as The Red House restaurant. Stargaze from our main dining room through a magnificent mahogany skylight & enjoy eclectic European and Mediterranean fare, a unique atmosphere, and a journey into the past of Old Cambridge. The original structure has been carefully restored to its former beauty & simplicity, and is now home to three elegant private dining rooms.
- Adami Prosecco
- Clairette de Die, Domaine Achard Vincent Creman
- Sriracha Charred Cauliflower, and oysters