It’s hard to believe it’s that time of year again — time to think about the holidays. On Wednesday, November 9, from 6-8:30pm Paesano’s Restaurant and Wine Bar will host a Holiday Wine Show featuring five Italian wine purveyors who will supply five wines each from different Italian regions and grapes. Guests will also enjoy an appetizer buffet and may place orders to purchase the wines tasted throughout the evening. $45 plus tax and gratuity. 3411 Washtenaw Ave. 734-971-0484. www.paesanosannarbor.com.
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