Nerd Night #24: Wine

Wednesday, December 11th:


Diagram of two tannin molecules bound together courtesy of the U.C. Davis viticulture and enology department. Illustration by Jeff Quinn.

Wine Tasting | Hors d’Oeuvres | Prizes | Silent Auction | Special Anniversary Event


Celebrate our 2-year Nerd Night Anniversary in December with a sampling of delicious wine and support Insights educational programs!  Join Nerd Night: Wine to learn all about wine chemistry, local production, the story behind the price tag and much more.   Our panel of wine experts will share their knowledge, answer your wine-related questions, and guide us through a series of wine tastings. We’re celebrating in style; this special anniversary Nerd Night will also feature trivia prizes, a silent auction, wine tasting, hors d’oeuvres, and a wine sale fundraiser.



  • Ricardo Barraza (owner of Wine Attitude) – wine importation
  • Serene Bartoletti (wine making enthusiast)- chemistry of wine making
  • David and Theresa Fisher (co-owners of Sombra Antigua Winery, LLC) – Wine production in the Border Region
  • Insights Staff & Board Members (Insights) – Nerd Night and Insights updates

Nerd Night:  Wine is proudly sponsored by:

Wine Attitude is not your usual bar.  They feature great conversation, happy hour, live music, and select only the finest wines from around the world and bring them here for your enjoyment.   Be sure to check out Wine Attitude’s new location on Mesa.


Thanks to Ricardo’s generous sponsorship of this event, proceeds from all wine glass, bottle, and case sales will go to Insights.  Bottles and cases of wine make great Christmas presents AND support our hands-on educational programs!


Where:  Sunland Park Mall

750 Sunland Park Dr, El Paso, TX 79912

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