Closed for Vacation

We will be closed for our summer break August 6 – 14.

The shop will reopen on Tuesday, August 15. Dinner resumes Thursday, August 17.

Wine Tasting: The Beauty of Beaujolais

Beaujolais is the underdog in Burgundy’s red wine scene. Made from the Gamay grape, the often juicy and autumn-spiced light reds are perfect for fall flavors (especially the Thanksgiving table).

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Wine Tasting: Turkish Wines

Turkey is one of the most ancient wine-producing regions in the world, the country has always had one of the world’s most extensive areas of vineyard, and the land carries with it over 600 indigenous varieties. Yet Turkey battles the culture wars between European influence, Middle Eastern instability, and foreign pressures, all while being a secular country in the Muslim world.

Luckily, some of their precious wines make it out of their borders, across the Mediterranean and the Atlantic, and into our store.

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