Wine Tasting at Long Beach Wine Bars
You may think of having to go the extra mile to Temecula or Central Coast to get your fix on wine tasting, but there are plenty of local wine bars in Long Beach that can taste you through some of the best wines California has to offer. Five O’ Clock Wine Bar in Long Beach offers weekly featured wine flights of 6 wines from their rotating California boutique wine list. New wines are brought in each week and you get to choose from their featured wine list your favorites to try out. Be sure to experience the Troublemaker Blend, and the Route 152 Pinot Noir is also one not to miss if you can catch it still on the menu.
The wines are served in a six flight wine caddy so you can go about tasting them at your leisure, most wine lovers are up for sharing this large wine tasting flight so you can enjoy a glass of your favorite while sitting by the firepits watching the boats go by on Alamitos Bay, across from Naples Island.
Five O’Clock Wine Bar also offers a great selection of craft beers for those of you not so into the wine scene. The ever-popular White Rascal Ale is definitely a favorite among beer lovers and can be hard to find at other local venues. Happy Hour is every Thursday from 4-7pm, where you can enjoy half off wines by the glass and craft beer pints or schooners.
A small plates or “tapas” menu is offered that includes yummy blue cheese beef sliders, flatbread pizzas, panini’s, and gourmet cheese and meat plates to accompany your favorite vino. Be sure to check out this new local wine bar in Long Beach, adjacent to Seal Beach & Naples, wine lovers throughout the area will find a fun and familiar vibe to this laid back waterfront venue. Live Music on Friday & Saturday nights starting at 7pm on the wine patio. Sunday Brunch includes Bottomless Mimosas from 12-3pm. For more information visit www.fivewinebar.com.