A Co-production of the Beanery Cafe and Northern Lights Wine Club

In the Historical Butler Building - Downtown Aitkin
301 Minnesota Avenue North
Aitkin, MN 56431


Light, Lively & Refreshing
Thursday May 21, 2015

Bubbles are Fun

There is nothing like getting the party started with bubbles ... sparkling wine is fun, festive and ultimately "food friendly". Pop the cork and pour!!!

Avinyó Cava Brut Reserva
Jansz Premium Brut Rosé NV
Broadbent Vinho Verde
Centorri Moscato Di Pavia 2014

D² | P²

(Dock & Deck | Patio & Picnic)

Let's face it, we all enjoy our time outdoors, whether on the deck or on water. Nothing is better than enjoying your favorite warm weather beverages and meals in the sun. look for light and refreshing wines.  

Hakutsuru Junmai Nigori Sayuri Sake
Hawks View Pinot Gris 2013
Left Coast White Pinot Noir 2014
Domaine de Dragon "Grand Cuvée" Rosé 2014

Grillin' and Chillin'

Fire up the grill, throw on your favorites and don't forget the wine. Remember to chill that red wine. There is nothing more uninspiring than a luke warm red wine. Keep it in an ice bucket and enjoy to the very last drop.

Gamling & McDuck, Cab Franc Rosé 2014
Borja Vina Borgia 2013 (Bag In A Box)
Hawks View Pinot Noir 2011

BBQ & Late Night Campfire Reds

As the sun sets and things cool down, gather around the the fire and enjoy some richer red wines. Enjoy with the slow roasted goodies you have been waiting for all day.

Descendientes de Jose Palacios Petalos del Bierzo 2012
Honoro Vera Organic Monestrell 2013
Renato Ratti Barbara d'Asti 2012

Spring is here and our thoughts will begin to wander to lighter and fresher foods and outdoor activities like picnics, grilling and spending time on the deck or around the water. Just the perfect situations for light, lively, refreshing, thirst quenching wines. We will sample sparkling, rosé, white and red wines from around the world perfect for summertime drinking.

An informal and educational food and wine event for everyone interested in expanding their knowledge and love of fine wines. We will cover some basic topics relating to wine appreciation. Taste and compare wines from around the world. This is the perfect place for wine beginners to learn about wine and why it can be a life long, enjoyable experience. Experienced wine lovers can also benefit by using this evening to brush up on their wine knowledge and tasting skills. There is always something to learn about wine.

The Beanery Cafe will serve an assortment of appetizers with the wines. All wines are served in Riedel stemware. No product purchase is required. You do not have to be a member of the Northern Lights Wine Club to attend any wine event at the Beanery Cafe.

Space is Limited

$30.00 Members In-advance

$35.00 Non-members In-advance

Register at the Beanery Cafe 218-927-7811 or online: