Parties in our Wine Bar

We can accommodate your party, sales team meeting, singles group, ect in our Wine Bar with up to 70 guests at affordable rates. Give us a call at 310-828-4428 to book your event.

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EVERY Monday & Thursday

Taste 20 Diverse Wines, just $20

The best deal in town for wine lovers: EVERY Monday and Thursday you have a chance to taste from 20 diverse wines in a wide variety of styles for just $20 (exclusive of tax and tip) in our Bar. We will offer different choices every week so you can survey the multitude of new releases and old reliables we offer. On these nights we will pour the wines OFF THE BAR (there will be table service for food) in a fun, party atmosphere. See you there?  This week’s wines.

 

Happy Hour Five Nights a Week in our Wine Bar

Why not stop by to relax after work with a special discount on our ever changing wine and beer menu? You’ll both save money AND enjoy more of that famous WINE EXPO vinous diversity.

All guests seated before 7pm will receive 50% off on all beverages served before 7pm plus 10% off any in store retail purchases on their way out. This offer cannot be combined with any other discount, promotion or coupon and does not include 20/20 or *Live Music nights. Cheers!

 

Champagne & Bacon Fest,

second weekend each month!

Come experience the mystical bond between top shelf sparkling wine and the glorious meat candy known as artisanal Bacon. We’ll be grillin’ up five diverse examples of the meat curing arts which will be served with generous pours of five quite diverse examples of fine fizz from La Champagne and the Italian Alps. You WILL have a good time!

Friday & Saturday, December 12th and 13th

5pm – Midnight   $30 + tax & tip  per person

Give us a call at 310-828-4428 to reserve your place for these special nights.

 

Our Wine Bar team is here to serve you seven days a week after 5pm

(open till midnight Thurs-Saturday, till 10pm Sun – Wed). This week’s offerings:

 

 

Aperitif: Domaine de Savigny Crémant du Jura Brut  $13 glass

 

Whites  

 

1) Chardonnay Three Ways  $12 per flight 

 

A) Zaglia Chardonnay 2011, Latisana Friuli Italy  $6 glass

No Oak, no Malolactic: Silky textures, clean green apple and quince flavors, very versatile. 

 

B) Ukiah Chardonnay 2008, Mendocino, California  $7 glass  Organic

Sustainably farmed, no oak but aged on the lees for extra richness, this is a steal.

 

C) Del Fin del Mundo Reserva Chardonnay 2010, Patagonia  $6 glass

Fermented in steel for freshness, aged in oak for 8 months for a rich mouthfeel.

 

2) So NOT Chardonnay  $21 flight

 

A) Jurtschitsch Sonnhof DRY Riesling 2009, Kamptal Austria  $8 glass

High altitude, cool climate 100% Riesling that really is dryer than most Chardonnay…de-lish!

 

B) Finca la Anita Tocai 2009, Mendoza Argentina  $8 glass  Organic

100% Tocai from 40 year old vines fermented in steel to preserve aromatics.

 

C) Brunelli Garganega Carianum 2012, Veneto Italy  $13 glass

100% Garganega (the Soave variety) barrel fermented for richness and depth.

 

Reds 

 

3) California Dreamin’ part one  $13 per flight 

 

A) Santa Barbara Collection Pinot Noir, S Barbera California  $8 glass

Cool climate Pinot that so wants to be Burgundy that the back label is in FRENCH.

 

B) Nonno Giuseppe Cabernet 2003, Redwood Valley California  $5 glass

Vines planted in 1906, the wine was aged for ten years….it’s ready for its closeup!

 

C) Red Zeppelin Vinidiction 2004, California  $6 glass

32% Cabernet Sauvignon, 68% Syrah from the Central Coast (Monterey & San Luis Obispo).

 

4) California Dreamin’ part two, the Remix  $21 per flight 

 

A) Plata One Hundred % Cabernet 2008, Paso Robles  $10 glass

Balanced, food friendly Cabernet made by WINE EXPO-ista Robert Plata.

 

B) Plata One Hundred % Syrah 2008, Paso Robles California  $10 glass

Robert is aiming for a more European, meaty style here….it’s working.

 

C) Plata El Jefe de Cultura 2008, Paso Robles California  $10 glass

Syrah meets Cab, gutsy but still on the refined side (13.9 ABV). Try the strong cheese!

 

5) Old World Elegance  $24 flight

 

A) Viña Herminia Rioja Excelsus 2006,Spain  $11 glass

An elegant and feminine blend of Tempranillo (60%) and Garnacha.

 

B) Pileum Cesanese del Piglio 2011, Lazio Italy  $11 glass

Mussolini’s favorite wine: dark in color, big on flavor, grown just outside Roma.

 

C) Prendina Cabernet Sauvignon Falcone 2009, Garda Italy  $12 glass

85% Cab / 15% Merlot organically grown on the shores of Lago di Garda

 

Krohn Vintage Porto 2011  $15.00 glass

 

Sorry, we cannot split flights       

$4 per person corkage for wines purchased in our store 

 

 

 

Beer / Soft Drinks

Trumer Pils (American Lager with FLAVOR!)  12oz  $4

Figueroa Mountain Kölsch Style Ale (crisp, light, refreshing) 12oz  $4

Troubadour Belgian Blonde (slightly rustic, very refreshing) 750ml  $22

Stone Enjoy By 9/20/14 IPA (insanely fresh & hoppy, 9.4% abv)  22oz  $13

Troubadour Obscura MIld Stout (strong, smooth, satisfying) 750ml  $22

Aecht Schlenkerla Rauchbier (made from SMOKED malt)  500ml  $10

Mineral Water / Select Natural Sugar Sodas  $3

 

Wow, someone REALLY likes our Bar food!

 

Salumi Plates

Prosciutto served with bread, olives, mixed nuts, crackers   $9

Mixed Salume served w/ bread, olives, nuts & crackers   $8

 

Cheese Plates

Mild: a selection of milder cheeses served with bread, mixed nuts and crackers.  $9

Not so Mild: a selection of boldly flavored cheeses served with bread, white truffle honey, mixed nuts and crackers.  $9

 

Il Grandone (for the table):

Mixed Salume and Cheeses served with bread, olives, mixed nuts and crackers   $19

 

Personal Pizza

See our separate pizza menu for choices and descriptions  $9

 

Crostini Plates 

12 piece sampler  $11    6 piece sampler  $6

Rounds of sourdough baguette topped with wine friendly savory tidbits including cured meats, veggies and various cheeses. We toast them to order…delicioso!

 

Sides

Orgasmo de la Boca Smoked Olives (warning, addictive!)  $4.50

All Spice Cafe Chipotle Olive Tapenade, Corn Chips  $5

Roasted Eggplant Dip with Pita Bread  $6

Black Truffle / Mushroom Tapenade, assorted Crackers $10

Chef Judy’s Maple Chipotle Glazed Fancy Mixed Nuts  $4.50

L’Artisan du Chocolat Chocolate Truffle Selection  $12

18% gratuity added to parties of 6 or more

 

Parties in our Wine Bar

We can accommodate your party, sales team meeting, singles group, ect in our Wine Bar with up to 70 guests at affordable rates. Give us a call at 310-828-4428 to book your event.

 

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