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Introducing Cravings Wine Flights

Enjoy two new wine flights when you visit Cravings Wine Bar & Grille in Woodbury, MN!

The first is a Benziger Family Wine Feature, which includes:

  • Benziger Sauvignon Blanc 2013, a wine with beautiful citrus and apple flavors, followed closely by its delicious minerality. The wine’s acid is both balanced and integrated, giving it a textured mid-palate and an elegant softness.
  • Benziger Chardonnay 2013, with flavors of apple, pear, citrus and ripe apricot that engage the palate, while subtle, creamy hints of butter and meringue unfold.
  • Benziger Merlot 2013, a delicious full-bodied wine that is brilliantly balanced. Dark cherry, dried blueberry and a dusting of dark chocolate carry through the palate. This wine has loads of dark fruit flavors that are in balance with notes of pepper, black tea, and clove. Very well structured – expect a velvety finish!
  • Benziger Cabernet Sauvignon 2013, filled with berry cobbler, cinnamon, and vanilla flavors. Mocha and wood spices unite, layer by layer, to form a finish that is rich with seamless tannins.

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New Pronto Lunch Debuts on February 27

Fast, friendly, and fresh. That’s how we describe the Pronto Lunch Menu debuting on February 27, 2017.

Join us for tasty new creations like our flavorful Chicken Caesar Wrap, made with marinated grilled chicken breast, artisan romaine, Grana Padano, oven dried tomatoes, and Creamy Asiago Caesar dressing. Or try a savory Grilled Ham and Cheese, made with brie, caramelized onions, honey glazed ham, lingonberry jam, all placed on whole grain wheat. Take a step on the wild side with tangy Steak Tacos, made with skirt steak, fresh pico de gallo, lime crema, and cilantro chimichurri wrapped in two flour tortillas.

The Pronto Lunch Menu is priced just right, with lunch options from $8, $9, and $10. It means a delectable lunch for you, served fast and friendly without the fast food feel.

Enjoy the new Pronto Lunch Menu Monday – Fridays from 11-4pm and Saturdays and Sundays from 12-4pm.

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Love Is In the…Wine | Woodbury Magazine Feature

Cravings creates fabulous wine and food pairings for the most unforgettable wine dinners in Woodbury.
By Kelly Kroese, from the February 2017 Woodbury Magazine Issue

PHOTO BY: TATE CARLSON

As it turns out, there’s no need to be a wine connoisseur to impress your valentine this month. Let the professionals at Cravings Wine Bar & Grille do it for you, with an elegant four- to five-course, hand-selected and carefully crafted menu of delicious wine and food pairings.

Cravings’ new owner, Nameer Ameen, took over the popular restaurant in November and is continuing the festive monthly wine dinners created by previous owner Greg Rick, working in coordination with Cravings’ various wine representatives. After a winery is chosen, the selected wines are paired with exquisite food selections made by Cravings’ culinary team. The talented team tastes each wine selection, utilizing tasting notes and technical sheets, and uses their culinary experience and unique creativity to create the most optimal food and wine pairings.

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Woodbury’s Cravings Wine Bar and Grille Gets New Owner

Cravings Wine Bar & Grille in Woodbury has changed hands.

Kathy Rick said it was time to downsize restaurants so the family decided to sell the Woodbury location on the northeast corner of Bielenberg Drive and Tamarack Road (755 Bielenberg Drive, Woodbury; 651-528-6828; cravingswinebar.com) that her husband, Greg, and daughter Alyssa have run since the family opened the spot nine years ago.

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