Tasting Society

The University Club Tasting Society provides members the opportunity to experience the best in wine, beer, spirits and culinary delights through special events, education and discounts both here at the University Club and other great establishments. It is designed to benefit all levels of tasters, from novice to connoisseur, who have a genuine interest in learning about and experiencing the finest in food and beverage.

U-Club Tasting Society Benefits:

  • Discounts on wine purchases at the University Club (while dining):
    • 10% discount on all regularly-priced wine by the glass or bottle
    • 15% discount on all bottles of wine priced at $100 or more
  • Preferred pricing on all Tasting Society events and select member events.
  • Four free Tasting Society events each year for 2 adult members of each Tasting Society household.
  • Free social events planned with a tasting component in Mixx lounge.
  • A My Detroit Community membership providing you with access to a collection of private clubs with preferred pricing for dining, golf, and private events, as well as premium benefits including discounts and VIP amenities at hotels, restaurants, concerts, sporting events, and theater productions in the Detroit area and around the world.
  • A Vintage Michigan membershp proving you with discounts at participating wineries, wine retailers, restaurants, hotels, and B&Bs, and wine events around the state, plus an annual subscription to Michigan Wine Country magazine and bi-monthly e-newsletter.
  • Discounts on purchases at the local establishments listed on our Partners page.  You will be required to present your U-Club Tasting Society Card at time of purchase to receive your discounts.
Tasting Society Partners


Annual Membership Fee: $169 per household

Membership privileges are extended exclusively to the member and his/her immediate family residing at the same address, ages 21 or older.  Please contact membership at 517-353-5111 to sign up for this annual membership add-on.