We Are Going to France. Want to Come Along?
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Go to France With Us!

Join us on Friday, June 22 from 5-8 p.m. to learn about a trip we are planning for the Spring of 2019.  The cruise takes you through the Rhone region of France.  We are planning to do an extended stay to visit some wineries while we are there.  For information about the cruise, click on this link.                 Rhone River Cruise

Lu Ann Haygood with Watercolor Boutique Travel will be your hostess for the event.  She is providing light appetizers and information about the trip.  Come prepared to book your cabin that evening as availability is subject to change.

The presentation coincides with our weekly wine tasting.

Yes, Jamie is chomping at the bits to share this crazy new sour with you.  Hope you enjoy!

  • D9 Piggy Kisses
  • Golden Road Pineapple
  • O'Connor-Norfolk Island Pale Ale
  • Dogfish Palo Saito
  • Maine Beer - Another

Wine Tasting Friday, June 22  5-8 p.m.

Join us this Friday from 5-8 p.m. for a tasting with Mike Lane.  Mike is bringing some scrumptious selections that you are going to love!

Feel free to bring your own munchies to share, make new friends, and simply enjoy the welcoming, friendly environment at The Grape & Ale.

The selections this week are:

  • Leefield Station Pinot Gris
  • Domaine Des Quatre Routes
  • Domaine Des Blais Rose`
  • Colene Clemens Dopp Creek Pinot Noir
  • Prelada 5 Finques
Wine & Proses Book Club

Looking for a good read?  Here are the selections for the 2018 Wine & Proses Book Club.

While the venue has changed, the group is still the same.  You can join them the 3rd Monday every month at The South Harbor Village Clubhouse at 4:30.  All are welcome.

January 15th          The Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly
February 19th          Tuesday Night Miracles by Kris Radish
March 19th              Ordinary Grace by William Kent Kruger
April 16th                 Hillbilly Elegy by JD Vance
May 21st                     The Courage Tree by Diane Chamberlain
June 18th                State of Wonder by Anne Patchett
July 16th                Sweet Grass by Mary Alice Monroe
August 20th             Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate
September 17th     The Loop by Nicholas Evans
October 15th            The Shadow of the Banyan by Vaddy Ratner
November 19th        Enders Game by  Orson Scott Card
December 17th         I feel Bad About my Neck Nora Ephron

Helping one another as a mutual benefit business support group concept as two chopped trees with new growth of hope emerging as teamwork with the roots shaped as a handshake providing the strength for success.

The Grape & Ale has "no corkage" agreements with six restaurants.  Simply purchase your wine here at The Grape & Ale, show your receipt and
purchase an entree for everyone in your party, and enjoy no corkage at the following establishments: 
  • Joseph's Italian Bistro - Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday
  • Mr. P's Bistro - Monday,  Tuesday, and Wednesday
  • Ports of Call - Wednesday only
  • Shagger Jacks - Wednesday and Sunday   
  • Tranquil Harbor - All Days!
  • Turtle Island - All Days!  

*Remember to tip your wait staff as if you had purchased your wine in the restaurant!
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11-8 Fri
12-5 Sunday
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