Friar Tucks Partners With Katoa Cellars, at Friar Tucks
Nevada City Uncorked, a walk-about- town wine event that takes place on Saturday, August
27, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m., includes 19 different venues throughout downtown Nevada City. Each
location will include wine or beer tasting, and food sampling.
19 wineries from Nevada and Placer Counties, as well as one brewery will be offering their
favorite pours. Additionally all the wineries will be featuring their newest releases in celebration of the
This year Friar Tucks will anchor the hub of Uncorked at the intersection of Commercial and
Pine Streets. Friar Tucks, an enduring Nevada City icon and oldest wine bar in California, serves as the
perfect backdrop for an afternoon of great wine and delicious food.
They will be showcasing their culinary talents, offering Crispy Smoked Pork Belly served with
watermelon & sweety-drop peppers over arugula in a cilantro-lime vinaigrette.
Katoa Cellars will be at Friar Tucks, pouring their award winning wines including the 2014
Zinfandel and their eatured new release, their 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon.
New this year is a raffle to win different Nevada City Vacation Packages.
Nevada City Uncorked is collaboration between the Nevada City Chamber of Commerce and
the Sierra Vintners Association. Tickets are $35 in advance, $45 on the day of the event or $30 for
Wine Club Members of participating wineries. Each ticket includes a wine glass, unlimited wine/beer
tasting, and five food tickets. Additional food tickets are available for sale. For event information,
contact the Nevada City Chamber of Commerce at 530-265- 2692 or click
www.nevadacitychamber.com. Purchase tickets online at www.sierravintners.com.