New Year’s Menu for our Bar

Happy New Years!      Sample 5 top wines in our Bar after 5pm,    your choice:   Bubbly or Serious Reds, taste’em all for    $45.00 plus tax and gratuity   Antoine Remy Blanc de Blanc Grand Cru, la Champagne  $20 glass 100% Chardonnay from some of the best vineyards in la Champagne.. Bernard Gaucher Brut Prestige, Arconville la Champagne  $16 glass 90% Pinot / 10% Chardonnay, meaty and complex, can handle real food. Leclerc-Briant Cuvée de Réserve Brut, la Champagne  $25...

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Our Famous 20/20 Night

20/20 Night: Sample 20 diverse wines, just $20 Per Person! Every Monday and Thursday evening, 5pm to close. Fizz 1) Anna Spinato Prosecco Extra Dry, Veneto Italy  $7 glass 100% Glera, Charmat: Softer on the palate, slightly less pressure, almost too easy to drink. 2) Grandial Brut Blanc de Blancs, France  $7 glass Charmat process, bone dry, refeshing, afforable… 3) Cà dei Mandorli Brut Rosé, Piemonte Italy  $8 glass 100% Brachetto vinified DRY and with slightly less pressure than most sparklers. 4)...

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Other Spanish Red Wine

That “Spanish Tinge”… That’s what Jelly Roll Morton insisted was the crucial ingredient in good Jazz (and good Creole cookin’ too!). We’ve just acquired a small but intense selection of Spanish Reds that up the ante considerably in quality, value and packaging: Traditional Riojas have always been been favorites of discerning WINE EXPO-isti and we have seven wonderful bottlings for you but also selections from Ribera del Duero, several amazing “bang for the buck” reds from La Mancha, Penedes,...

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La Mancha Red Wine

Señorio de Guadianeja Gran Reserva Tempranillo 1995 La Mancha Another reason we LOVE Spain: there are many bodegas with MILLIONS of bottles buried in their caves as they are so long established that they are not under financial pressure to release wines before they are truly ready. These is a classic claret styled wine with seventeen years of mellowing that gives it that slight bricking on the rim of your glass, an ultra soft mouthfeel that is NOT due to excess glycerine or alcohol plus a nearly infinite array of...

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Utiel-Requena Red Wine

Bodegas Utelanas, Utiel Extreme contrast in temperatures make for great wines. Utiel is extreme in the extreme: Torrid Summers. Freezing Winters. Long seasons of relentless sunlight and high temperatures in the day followed by cool, windy nights. Utiel-Requena has been a viticultural center for over 2000 years for this very reason. The jewel in the crown here is Bobal (very probably the same as our beloved Tintillia in Molise, Italy), a dark, thick skinned variety that until recently was always over-cropped and...

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Bierzo Red Wine

La Cava del Bierzo, Valtuille de Abajo For decades this bodega was a small, traditional family winery owned by the Martínez Fuente family who made wines for the local market. In 2008 a partnership of three wine professionals bought and modernized the actual winery and began making wines from the 15 hectares of old vines (averaging 60 years) retained and tended by the Fuentes with the goal of both higher quality and reaching export markets. The vineyards are located in the heart of the Bierzo zona which has been...

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Jumilla Red Wine

That “Spanish Tinge”… That’s what Jelly Roll Morton insisted was the crucial ingredient in good Jazz (and good Creole cookin’ too!). We’ve just acquired a small but intense selection of Spanish Reds that up the ante considerably in quality, value and packaging: Traditional Riojas have always been been favorites of discerning WINE EXPO-isti and we have seven wonderful bottlings for you but also selections from Ribera del Duero, several amazing “bang for the buck” reds from La Mancha, Penedes,...

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Ribera Del Duero Red Wine

That “Spanish Tinge”… That’s what Jelly Roll Morton insisted was the crucial ingredient in good Jazz (and good Creole cookin’ too!). We’ve just acquired a small but intense selection of Spanish Reds that up the ante considerably in quality, value and packaging: Traditional Riojas have always been been favorites of discerning WINE EXPO-isti and we have seven wonderful bottlings for you but also selections from Ribera del Duero, several amazing “bang for the buck” reds from La Mancha, Penedes,...

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Rioja Red Wine

That “Spanish Tinge”… That’s what Jelly Roll Morton insisted was the crucial ingredient in good Jazz (and good Creole cookin’ too!). We’ve just acquired a small but intense selection of Spanish Reds that up the ante considerably in quality, value and packaging: Traditional Riojas have always been been favorites of discerning WINE EXPO-isti and we have seven wonderful bottlings for you but also selections from Ribera del Duero, several amazing “bang for the buck” reds from La Mancha, Penedes,...

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