AWC Blog

Month: March 2017

Weekly Tasting Schedule

Thursday 3/23, 6-8pm: Thanks to Salvatore from Vias, we'll be tasting a Vermentino from Sardinia, Terradora di Paolo's salty Falanghina, Purato's rich and juicy Nero d'Avola and finally, a brooding example of Sagrantino from one of our staff's favorite Italian wineries. Friday 3/24, 6-8pm: Your weekend begins with Sarah from Caledonia Spirits! She'll be pouring…

Read More

Falling for Spring Reds!

The weather this week has us all out of sorts here at the shop - freezing temperatures one day and the next day we're reported to receive tropical highs in the 70s and pouring rain... With all this uncertainty, we need wine we can count on. A light red wine like Cabernet Franc, Dolcetto or…

Read More

Scott’s Pick: Broc Cellars Solano County Valdiguié

Truth be told, my palate gravitates to the Old World. Then, again, if you have read any of my picks or stepped in for a recommendation, you likely have already noticed this. I think it's worth mentioning though I do love great New World wines. What makes one wine versus another great? Good question--somewhat subjective indeed--but…

Read More

Weekly Tasting Schedule

Thursday 3/2, 6-8pm: Aaron from Massanois will be pouring Karthauserhof's stunning Kabinett Riesling, a summer-ready white blend from Austrian producer Dürnberg, a rich and earthy Gattinara from 2010 and a Malbec our staff and customers both adore, the MDZ. Friday 3/3, 6-8pm: Thanks to David Bowler, Vinicius will open a killer Alsatian value in white…

Read More

Did you try a nice bottle of wine at your favorite restaurant?
Fill out our search form and we can get it for you.

Start Here!