Whether you’re in the market for a great wine or have always wanted to expand your wine knowledge, this weekend is the perfect opportunity. There are a couple of free wine tastings in the neighborhood; here’s a list of what’s in store:

Jimmy’s Food Store will have its free wine tasting on Friday, Feb. 25 from 5-7 p.m. The event is a causal come and go tasting, and it will serve antipasti to accompany the wines. The featured wines are Italian wines from Massanois Importers. The list includes:

Livio Sassetti Brunello 2004 for $67.99
Livio Sassetti Brunello Riserva 2004 for $95.99
La Querciolina Istriciaia 2007 for $19.99
Livio Sassetti Rosso di Montalcino 2008 for $29.99
Pico Maccario Beriro 2009 for $9.99
Pico Maccario Chardonnay 2009 for $9.99
Fongoli Montefalco Rosso 2007 for $18.99
Fongoli Montefalco Sagrantino 2006 for $39.99

On Saturday, Feb. 26, Stoney’s Fine Wines will have a free wine tasting of wines from the Cotes du Rhones region of France, from 4-7 p.m. The list includes:

J Vidal Fleury Cotes du Rhone Blanc 2007 for $12.99
Eric Texier Cotes du Rhone Rogue 2007 for $15.99
Grandes Serres Vacqueyras 2007 for $19.99
Grandes Serres Chateauneuf du Pape 2007 for $34.99