Staff Wine Picks Tasting! July 22 6-9pm

Come join us once again for an awesome wine tasting this Friday! Here’s what is coming up: Suzanne’s Pick : 2014 Terra Mea Colline Pescaresi Pecorino – Abruzzo, Italy Colline Pescaresi (or “hills of Pescara”) lies adjacent to the Adriatic Sea. There, Pecorino and Pinot Grigio grapes are the predominant varietals grown. The wine we have chosen for Friday is… Read more →

Staff Wine Tasting! 7/8/16 6-9pm

Join us tonight to find out what delicious things we are enjoying this week! Here’s the lineup: Sundstrom Sponti Cider – New York State This guy! Leif Sundstrom is a whirlwhind of activity. We know him from the wine biz, where he sold us great natural wines, bought great natural wines for Fish & Game in Hudson, and earlier was… Read more →

July First Friday!

Its First Friday again and you know what that means…its time to par-tay! We are still working out the exact details of what to taste but you know you can always expect an assortment of excellent products. We will also be hosting our first stand up comedy show with Joan Reinmuth. Joan is a local comic who studied nursing at… Read more →

Staff Wine Picks!

Please join us FRIDAY, JUNE 24 from 6-9 for another glimpse into what we are interested in drinking this summer! Here’s the line-up: JORDAN’S PICK: BISSON CILIEGIOLO ROSE – Liguria, Italy Liguria is in northwest Italy, just south of Piemonte along the Italian Riviera. This region is known mostly for producing the white grape Vermentino (we have a long-skin contact… Read more →

Cider Week Tasting with Aaron Burr Cider!

Great News! Mark your calendars for HUDSON VALLEY CIDER WEEK from JUNE 3-12. All over the Hudson Valley there will be tastings and seminars at participating restaurants and retail stores. On FRIDAY, JUNE 10, from 6-9pm, we will be hosting the most sought-after cider in the HV from AARON BURR CIDERY. One of the apple-forager/cider-makers will be here with their… Read more →

June First Friday at the Wine Shop!

Please join us THIS FRIDAY, JUNE 3, for what has historically been our busiest First Friday of the year! This time we invited our colleague Chris Kinney to open some of the wines and spirits we already buy from his portfolio at, importer and distributor, Winebow. (Winebow is known for distributing “real” wine importer Kermit Lynch’s French wines) Here’s what… Read more →

Memorial Day Weekend Wines Tasting!

Please join us this Friday, May 27, from 6-9pm for a tasting of crowd-pleasing, BBQ-friendly, crisp, refreshing, and chillable wines. With temps into the 90s and tons of thirsty people swarming the HV this week, we are focusing on only easy-drinking wines AND super affordable, large format bottles. Here are some of the wines we will be pouring: Borell-Diehl Muller… Read more →


Please join us this Friday, May 20, from 6-9pm for a tasting of2015 FRENCH ROSE’. It is still early in the rose’ season, but the orders we placed in the winter are starting to flow in. This is a good time to sample what we will be drinking all summer and get a jump on discount pricing. We will be opening several rose’s at different price points and from different regions within France. We… Read more →


TUTHILLTOWN SPIRITS 6 PM – 9 PM Tuthilltown Spirits was the first New York distillery to start producing whiskeys after prohibition and they continue to make locally sourced, quality products right in Gardiner, NY. Don Warburton will be pouring these well known products and cocktails: Half Moon Gin – A blended gin, made from local wheat and apples and distilled… Read more →