by Jonathan Vatner | May 26, 2011

Toasting with wineGifting wine to attendees can be an interactive experience. Uncorked Ventures, a boutique wine retailer in San Mateo, Calif., will often include free bottles for a tasting table -- and for large enough orders, the proprietors will personally staff the wine-tasting. Uncorked Ventures specializes in small wineries in California, Washington and Oregon. (650) 762-9463;