Market Street Wineshops

Charlottesville's Favorite Wine Stores Since 1986
Tune In, Tournon, Drop Out: Wine-of-the-Week

Tune In, Tournon, Drop Out: Wine-of-the-Week

Tournon, Viognier-Marsanne "Mathilda" 2014 - $15.99 Michel Chapoutier is one of the most renowned winemakers in the Rhone Valley, if not all of France. Domaine Tournon is a relatively new project for Chapoutier based in Victoria, Australia. Focusing on the unique...

Tastes Like Champagne: Wine-of-the-Week

Tastes Like Champagne: Wine-of-the-Week

Chateau Gaillard, "Clemence Guery" Crémant de Loire Brut NV This wine of the week hits all the buttons for us: estate-grown and produced; biodynamic - one of the rare sparkling wines made this way (Raventos I Blanc, Rolet), bubbly (we love bubbles here), bang for the...

Eulalie? Ooh La La!–Wine of the Week

Eulalie? Ooh La La!–Wine of the Week

Sainte Eulalie, Minervois Rosé  2016 Minervois is one of our favorite appellations. Nestled in the hills of the northern Languedoc, just northeast of the medieval walled city of Carcassonne, it gets its name from the small town of Minerve that sits improbably on a 100...

All That Sparkles is Not Champagne!

All That Sparkles is Not Champagne!

Now there is a matter of some confusion that requires a mini dissertation; the words “champagne” and “sparkling wine.” One must understand, dear reader, that all that sparkles is not Champagne. Just as all tissue is not Kleenex, all “champagne” is not Champagne. Some...

Holiday Hours

Holiday Hours

Holiday Hours Downtown Tuesday-Saturday: Normal Hours Sunday 12/31 (New Year's Eve): 12-6 Monday (New Year's Day); Closed The Uptown Store is...

Staff Pick Saturday Tasting

Staff Pick Saturday Tasting

Bellevue, Cotes de Bordeaux-Castillon “Vieilles Vignes” 2015 - $17.99 (Merlot, Cabernet Franc; Bordeaux, France) Bordeaux is the once and future king of wine; unfortunately its price reflects its fame. So how can those of us who aren’t to the manor born afford this...

We’re Popping Corks!

We’re Popping Corks!

Market Street Wineshop We’re Popping Corks! Market Street Wineshop is hosting a FREE real Champagne tasting Thursday 12/28 from 5-7pm. Celebrate the New Year early by joining us at Market Street Wineshop to toast with our 31-year-old time honored tradition! 311 E....

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.

To find out more about tastings and events, sign up for our weekly newsletter, or check out our Facebook page.

Questions? Special Orders? Get In Touch

Questions? Special Orders? Get In Touch
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