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This Thursday is with our Fave. Importer Specializing in Small Production German Wines Vom Boden 5:30- 8 PM THURSDAY

Hild Elbling Sekt Brut #52 NV “Matthias Hild farms 5 hectares in the upper Mosel doing something that makes almost zero financial sense: saving old, terraced parcels of Elbling. In this area, however, it’s important to understand Elbling is something of a religion. It’s a culture, a regional dialect that is spoken through this wine of rigorous purity, of joyous simplicity, of toothsome acidity...The comparisons are plenty, though none of them are quite right;if Riesling is Pinot Noir, then Elbling is Gamay. If Riesling is Chenin Blanc, then Elbling is Muscadet. You get the idea. The joy of Elbling is its raucous acidity, its vigor and energy, the fact that it is so low in alcohol you could probably drink...

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We're Back ! This Thursday Jan 13th 5:30 - 8 PM for our first In-store of the New Year

Maeli Veneto Moscato Giallo Dili Frizzante 2019 Organic and DRY Moscato Giallo (Yellow Muscat) pét-nat Sourced from the volcanic and chalky hills of Veneto's Luvigliano Hills. Wild ferment (20% in used oak), and some skin contact - this was put into bottle along with some kept must to kick off secondary fermentation (where the bubbles come from). Notes: Golden apples, peaches, yellow flowers, crunchy and fresh palate, almonds and honey with a snappy dry finish.   Grgich Hills Estate Sauvignon Blanc Estate Grown Fume Blanc Napa Valley 2018 From the man who help put Napa Valley on the map in 1976 when his wine  ( the 1973 vintage of Chateau Montelena) beat the big name Burgundian producers in the Famed Judgement of  Paris. Miljenko...

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This Thursday Dec.30th In-store Tasting w/ Wines from Chile and Argentina 5:30-8 PM

Join us this Thursday Dec. 30th 5:30 - 8 PM.  We have huge selection of Spanish wines from Jose Pastor Selections, now get to know our new Latin American selection from them as well.  Canopus, Pintom Pet Nat Valle de Uco 2020 A gluglu, fun and vibrant wine made from Pinot Noir. Spritzy and with a subtle mouth-texture, the Pintom Petnat has a vivid acidity and an array of flavours and aromas combining grapefruit, citric and elderflower. A great aperitivo, with a Ceviche spoon amuse bouche. The Place: Our vineyard is located in a tranquil spot in El Cepillo, Valle de Uco, with the snow-capped Andes in full view. The area is characterized by its calcareous soils, extreme temperatures, and...

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Holiday Approved In-Store Tasting this Thursday Dec. 23rd 5:30 - 8 PM

Alberici Lambrusco dell'Emilia La Fogarina Once thought to be extinct, this is 100% Fogarina from 60-year-old vines. Hand-harvested and organic. Frizzante (sparkling) and dry. The red and black flag on the Fogarina label are the colors of Italian anarchists, a dedication to the memory of family friend Luigi Veronelli, who encouraged Amilcare Alberici to produce La Fogarina. This abandoned vineyard was brought back to life by Alberici and his cousin. Pair with Duck confit and cherry balsamic glaze, Korean BBQ, cheeeeese boards with mortadella and Taleggio! Golden Cluster, Olmo Old Vine Flora David Hill Vineyards Willamette Valley  100% Flora - a cross between Gewurztraminer and Sémillon.  There are only 22 acres of Flora left in the world. Most of it...

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I know I say this a lot, But I am truly excited for this tasting THURSDAY Dec. 16. 5:30-8 PM

Wine from Volker Wine Co.  this Thurs. 12/16. 5:30 - 8 PM.     Hagar Matthias Gruner Veltliner Mollands 2020 Certified Biodynamic Gruner Veltliner from the small winegrowing village of Mollands in the northern part of the Kamptal DAC. Grown in clay and loess soil at 340m above sea level, vines range between 30-50 years of age, hand harvested and spontaneous fermentation in steel tanks with extended time on the lees. Medium bodied, mineral driven and very dry with notes of white pepper, wet stones, and salty hay. A classic and expressive Gruner that pairs with everything from sushi to Chicken Milanese. Ciry Cattaneo Malabestia Minervois 2018 Domaine Ciry Cattaneo is situated in the Minervois region of Languedoc and contains some amazing...

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