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Malbec World Day is celebrated on April 17

In 2011, Wines of Argentina, responsible for communicating the Argentine wine brand around the world, established April 17 as Malbec World Day. Lis Clément, their Head of Marketing and Communications at the time, founded this day because she was convinced this celebration would help position...

Kosher Wines Now in Stock for Passover

The Passover Seder is a Jewish ritual feast that marks the beginning of the Jewish holiday of Passover. It is conducted throughout the world on the evening of the 14th day of Nisan in the Hebrew calendar (April 20, 2019). Seder customs include telling the story, discussing the story, drinking four cups of wine, eating matzah, partaking...

What’s the Difference between Tequila and Mezcal?

Cinco de Mayo is right around the corner and we have lots of great Mexican spirits to help you celebrate.  But before you do, we thought you might like to know, what is the difference between Mezcal and Tequila.  We get this question a lot. ...

Bartenders and Amateur Mixologists – Up your game with Lillet Aperitifs! Join us this coming Monday April 15th from 5 to 7 PM as cocktail wizard Chandler Buck works his liquid magic with these amazing ingredients!

  Lillet is a French wine-based aperitif from Podensac. It is a blend of 85% Bordeaux region wines (Semillon for the Blanc and for the Rosé, Merlot for the Rouge) and 15% macerated liqueurs, mostly citrus liqueurs (peels of sweet oranges from Spain and Morocco and peels of bitter green oranges from...

Celebrate the Birth of Riesling!!!

Riesling [reez-ling]: Germany's most celebrated grape variety. You'll notice that you can't help but smile when you say it out loud. The first evidence of Riesling was recorded on March 13, 1435 in a cellar log near the Rheingau region of Germany, marking today Riesling’s...

A Wine Shoppe Find! Australian Cult Wines by Ochota Barrels

The Ochota Barrels tale began on a surf trip, late 2000 along the Mexican west coast in a Volkswagen campervan. A final destination after traveling some of the world's best wine and surf regions, Taras and Amber Ochota conceived the idea to make super premium...

NATIONAL MARGARITA DAY – Friday February 22nd

Known to be the most common tequila-based cocktail served in the United States, the margarita is a cocktail that consists of tequila, triple sec and lime or lemon juice. A key ingredient is the freshly squeezed lime juice.  In the United States, the most common lime is...