THE 5W's of Wine Tasting Planning: The WHERE

The average American home was not designing to hold a large crowd. Unless you're one of the lucky ones with a house designed for entertaining, you'll need someplace to hold a wine tasting with 40 or more guests.

Restaurants with private rooms work well. If the restaurant doesn't have the wines you want to taste, most will charge a corkage fee for the wines you bring.

Private halls are another option that works especially well for tastings with 100 or more guests