Author: Samantha Bales

It’s Summer Beer Season!

This lovely weather has brought with it some perfect beers for sunny days. These seasonal beers are here but once a year so now is the time to grab them. Here are some of our new favorites available now. Anderson Valley - Briney Melon Gose Anderson Valley...

Mother’s Day Specials 5/12 and 5/13

I hear y'all complain about your Mothers and Mothers-in-Law all the time.  Never about their generosity, free childcare, bottomless wells of love and forgiveness, or their ability to be proud of your career after wiping your butt for at least three years.  Y'all complain about...

Tasting: Chattanooga Whiskey 5/5/17 from 4-6 PM

Whiskey lovers rejoice! We have two fantastic whiskies for you to start your weekend with on Friday. Chattanooga Whiskey Co. opened in Spring 2015 when it became the first distillery to legally make whiskey in Chattanooga in over 100 years. We know you have seen...

Tasting Meyer Family Cellars: 5/3/17 from 5:30-7 PM

If you love California wines make sure you come see us on Wednesday. We will be joined by the national sales manager of Meyer Family Cellars to taste through an exceptional selection of not-to-be-missed wines. Meyer Family Cellars is located in the picturesque Yorkville Highlands...

New Barrel Selection: Short Mountain Single Malt Whiskey

We are so excited about our collaboration with Short Mountain distillery located in the heart of Middle Tennessee. We selected our own barrel that produced just twenty bottles that we have in-store right now. Want a unique a gift for a whisky lover or just...

Mauro Molino Family Winery 4/25/17 from 5:30-7 PM

The Molino family founded their winery in the Langhe region of Piedmont, Italy in 1953. Mauro Molino took over from his father in 1979 and in 1982 Mauro made his first Barolo. Mauro's son, Matteo, and daughter Martina are now working with the winery after...

That Neuvo Nouveau: 2 New Favorites

Le Vin Qui Rap, Vin de France, $19.99 50/50 Malbec & Tannat from Cahors features dark, concentrated fruits, significant earthiness, and a grinning Graffito bunch of grapes tagging a wall with the wine he's made. Malaspiedras 2015, Rioja , $22.99 Billed as 99.9% Tempranillo (and one percent perspiration),...

Tasting 3/29: WindRacer Wines, 5:30-7

It's not that Anderson Valley and the Russian River Valley are in competition because they are so recognizably different from one another in the glass, but it is true that some of the fiercest debates we've had at tastings over the last few years were...

Tasting 3/23: Skylark Wine Company, 5:30-7

So many of the greatest adventures in West Coast wine have started in the minds of sommeliers. Skylark is one of them. Begun with an idea to create a single barrel of wine from Syrah, John Lancaster and Robert Perkins who were colleagues in wine at...