Great Red Wines We Love

Ampeleia, Costa Toscano Rosso Un Litro 2015 – $19.99 (Grenache, Mourvèdre, Carignan, Alicante Bouschet; Tuscany, Italy) Elisabetta Foradori, one of Italy’s top superstar winemakers, famous for her work with Teraldego in the Alto Adige has come together...

Holiday Hours

Holiday Hours Closing 4 pm 12/24 Closed Christmas Day Resume normal hours Monday 12/26   Closing 5 pm 12/31 Uptown Closing 6 pm 12/31 Downtown Closed New Year’s Day Downtown Closing at 5 pm Monday, 1/2/2017 Uptown Closed Monday,...

Thanksgiving, The Wine

“What to serve with Thanksgiving” A question we are asked continually this time of year. These are wines we’ve been recommending. More will be added each day… Chateau de Vaux, Pinot Noir Moselle 2014 – $21.99 (100% Pinot Noir; Moselle,...

Bordeaux: A Primer

Bordeaux is the world’s most famous wine region. It is home to the world’s best red wines: the “First Growths” of Latour (Pauillac), Lafite-Rothschild (Pauillac), Mouton-Rothschild (Pauillac), Margaux (Margaux), and Haut Brion (Graves). And also the...

Wine Wednesday: Travel Tips

Wine Wednesdays on 106.1 The Corner Every Wednesday, Robert talks with Jeff Sweatman about all things wine on The Corner 106.1 radio station. Once a month, Clinton talks about beer. The piece airs between 4:00 and 4:30 pm. For your convenience, and driving safety, we...

Barboursville Fiano Release

Announcing the release of Virginia’s newest white wine, Barboursville Vineyards, Fiano 2015 – $22.99 Over the last few years Barboursville Vineyards returned to its Italian roots by planting uniquely Italian grapes and producing great wines from them. First the...