Wine lovers unite.

Little Rock and North Little Rock are offering three opportunities for the public to try an eclectic mix of exotic and traditional wines this week.

Here is the rundown:

In west Little Rock, get a start on Valentine's Day festivities at Guillermo's Gourmet Grounds tonight (Feb. 4) during its wine tasting and chocolate pairing. From 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., the store will be offering a pre-Valentine's Day Chocolate & Wine pairing experience where patrons will be able to try out a variety of chocolates with these fantastic wines:

    • Karma - California
    • Rosa di Rosa - Italy
    • Velvet Devil - Washington
    • Barista - South Africa

    Call 501-228-4448 for more information about the tasting.

    From 7-9 p.m. tomorrow (Feb. 5), wine enthusiasts will convene at Argenta's The Joint, 301 Main St., #102, North Little Rock, for its French Wine Tasting.

    A variety of wines from five different French Regions will be sampled at the coffee shop/bar, including:

    • From Alsace - Trimbach Gewurtztraminer
    • From the Loire Valley - Sauvion Rose d'Anjou
    • From Beaujolais - Chateau de la Chaize Brouilly
    • From Languedoc - Paul Mas Estate GSM
    • From Bordeaux - Chateau Greysac Haut Medoc

    There is a $10 cover charge for the event. For more information, click here or call 501-372-0210.

    On the other side of the river in downtown Little Rock, ZIN Urban Wine and Beer Bar, offers a weekly wine tasting 5 -8 p.m. every Wednesday. For $15, wine aficianados can try five wines with free food pairings. Wines vary each week.

    Call 501-246-4876 for more information about the wine tastings.