Market Street Wineshops

Charlottesville's Favorite Wine Stores Since 1986
Spanish For Champagne

Spanish For Champagne

Dibon Cava Brut Reserve NV Cava, Spanish sparkling wine, is one of the great wonders of the world. How can they offer a sparkling wine that is fermented in the bottle, like Champagne, for $12? Crafted from the traditional Penedes blend of Xarel-lo, Parellada and...

Double Down

Double Down

Dal Maso Cabernet del Veneto IGT 2015 We loved our previous white Wine of the Week so much, we decided to feature another wine from the same winery this week: the bright, organic, Dal Maso Cabernet. In the rolling hills of Selva di Montebello near Vicenza, siblings...

Take A Gamble

Take A Gamble

Dal Maso "Ca' Fischele" 2015 - $13.99 In the rolling hills of Selva di Montebello near Vicenza, siblings Nicola, Silvia and Anna Dal Maso craft lovely wines in the Gambellara wine region. Gambellara whites are made from Garganega, best known as the major grape of...

Grenachista! Wine Tasting

Grenachista! Wine Tasting

DISCOVER GRENACHE Uptown 5-7 pm, Thursday 27 April 2017 Grenache is a major wine grape. It is grown all over the world, but primarily in the south of France (Rhone, Provence, & Languedoc) and the north of Spain (Rioja, Navarra, Campo di Borja, Priorat, and...

Our Manifesto

Our Manifesto

Manifesto! "Workers of the world unite! You have nothing to lose but your chains." That is the headline quote from the most famous of all manifestos, the Communist Manifesto (1848). Another equally famous one begins, "When in the Course of human events it becomes...

Our Producers

Our Producers

Our Favorite Producers Read Our Manifesto G.D. Vajra of Piemonte, Italy Steininger of Austria Durin of Liguria, Italy Scacciadiavoli of Umbria, Italy J. Mourat of The Loire Valley, France Rubus, of the World La Vieille Cure of Bordeaux,...

The Classic Friday Wine Tasting

The Classic Friday Wine Tasting

Wines of Summer Downtown, Friday, 26 May 5-7:30 pm FEATURING White Boet La Roux, Colombard Old Vine Swartland 2016 Wine-of-the-Week on Sale for $7.96 (100% Colombard; Swartland, South Africa) If you ever find yourself in the heart of the Swartland, you're likely to...

Cool & Friendly Saturday Wine Tasting

Cool & Friendly Saturday Wine Tasting

Uptown 2-5 pm, Saturday 27 May 2017 Moulin de Gassac, "Guilhem" Blanc 2016  (40% Grenache Blanc, 30% Sauvignon Blanc, 30% Terret Blanc.) This astonishing blend of Grenache, Sauvignon and Terret results in a seriously fresh wine, with expressive aromas of white...

The Eminently Useful Friday Night Wine Tasting

The Eminently Useful Friday Night Wine Tasting

Wines for Grilling & Picnics Downtown, Friday, 26 May 5-7:30 pm Encostas do Lima, Vinho Verde Rose 2015 - $9.99 Tasting price - $8.99 (75% Souzao, 15% Borraçal, 10% Espadeiro; Minho, Portugal) There’s nothing better than a refreshing Vinho Verde to beat the brutal...

Got Wine?

Market Street Wineshops in Charlottesville, Virginia, has been providing quality wines combined with friendly, expert advice since 1986.
Our staff takes pride in helping customers find the perfect wine for the occasion, whether you are looking for inexpensive bottle for dinner, or something extraordinary for a special event.
We stock over 1200 different varieties of wine from all over the world, and have access to tens of thousands of wines with a week’s notice.

Wine Catering

We also provide catering options for special dinners, wedding receptions, holiday parties, and more. We can deliver to anyone in the local Charlottesville area, in addition, we can ship to 29 different states, and the District of Columbia. We also sell wine boxes for shipping.

Wine Gifts

Want to give wine as a gift, but can’t decide what to choose? A gift certificate from Market Street Wineshops allows the recipient the pleasure of selecting their favorite wine, and never expires.

Wine Education

Interested in educating your palate, or just finding new wines to love? We offer a weekly special on one white, and one red, every week! Visit us at both stores to taste our Wines of the Week before you buy, or join us for our free weekly tastings. Sign up for our newsletter to participate in one of our “Wine Camps” held throughout the year.

Wine Tastings

Market Street Wineshop Downtown has wine tastings every Friday from 5:30-7pm.
Our Uptown location has tastings every Saturday from 2pm-5pm
To find out more about tastings and events, sign up for our weekly newsletter, or check out our Facebook page.

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