Beer, wine fests, Cleveland Cold Brew Coffee, special movie screening make our WTAM 5-minute food-drinks chat

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Tickets are for sale for Cleveland Beerfest, The Galaxy’s annual holiday wine fest is coming up, Cleveland Cold Brew Coffee is closing its physical location and Corleone’s Ristorante in Parma will screen the classic film, “The Godfather,” at a special wine dinner. Here’s our 5-minute food-drinks chat with WTAM’s Bill Wills.

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Beer and wine fests coming up

For beer lovers, the Cleveland Beerfest is set, with tickets available through the event, which is slated for February 2023. A rising fee structure means the sooner you buy tickets, the better a deal you get. For wine lovers, The Galaxy in Wadsworth has scheduled its annual holiday wine fest, complete with food, raffles, entertainment and more set for the Saturday after Thanksgiving: About Cleveland Beerfest and The Galaxy’s annual holiday wine fest

Cleveland Cold Brew Coffee closing

Owner Karen Ross announced she is closing her brick-and-mortar Cleveland Cold Brew Coffee location on the city’s east side. The post-Covid climate contributed to her decision. She will maintain an online presence and other sales avenues for her products: About the decision to close Cleveland Cold Brew Coffee

Corleone’s to screen ‘The Godfather’ at wine dinner

Corleone’s Ristorante in Parma is holding a screening of “The Godfather” to mark the movie’s 50th anniversary. The family name in the movie, of course, is Corleone, and the menu – wine and food – is appropriately chosen: About Corleone’s wine dinner and movie night

Bon appetit and cheers!

I am on’s life and culture team and cover food, beer, wine and sports-related topics. If you want to see my stories, here’s a directory on On the air: Bill Wills of WTAM-1100 and I talk food and drink usually at 8:20 a.m. Thursday morning. Twitter: @mbona30.

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