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Greg Kimbrue, Owner and his wife Peggy Kimbrue

Wine Tasting Kingfish Restaurant & Tiki Lounge

Annual Event a Huge Success

October 21, 2012       Leave a Comment
By: Diane Szczepanski

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"If you can taste 20 wines in 20 minutes, you'll learn more about the wines you like, versus trying 20 wines in 20 days", according to Greg Kimbrue, owner of Kingfish Restaurant & Tiki Bar.

This philosophy was evident in the approximately 100 selections of wines available at the recent tasting held, Thursday October 18, 2012 at the Kingfish. Guests were invited to taste wines of different regions ranging from sweet whites, to dry reds and everything in between.

Greg remarked, "This annual event is a great chance for people to sample wine and we offer excellent values for those that purchase cases on this evening." He went on to say, "Last year we sold about 160 cases. This event helps us offset all the donations we make to the community during the year for various organizations that come to us."

For the price of a $10 ticket, guest are treated to great wines, a delicious appetizer buffet, a live auction offering many unique items and musical entertainment was provided by talented local musician, Jim McKeith.

It was a high-spirited event and a bonus evening for those in attendance, when the cheers went out as the Detroit Tiger's secured their spot into the World Series!


The self proclaimed "motley crew", including local Real Estate Appraisers, Sherm Little, Randy Broadfoot, Jim Rachwitz and their wives-all named 'Diane'.
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Left, Tom Doran, a master of wines and Frank Janca, right
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Guests, Kayla Stanley, left and Britney Reed, right
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Jim McKeith provided musical entertainment during the evening
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JeanAnn DeShano and Ricky Garcia enjoying a great night of wine sampling
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Diane Szczepanski

Business-woman by day, confessed boot addict by night and 'wanna-be' writer, music lover and proud Mom of an awesome guitar playing, teen son.

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