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.

Click here for our party planning guide.

 

Don’t miss our Spanish Wine & Food Fest 

Taste over a dozen diverse wines from Extremadura Spain (on the frontier with Portugal) including sparklers blancos, tintos and tinto reservas (plus an amazing Late Harvest Viognier that was a huge hit last time) while you chow down on a large array of the regions foods, all for just $15 plus tax and gratuity.  See the wines here.

 

Wednesday 10/22, 7pm sharp in our bar

(table service for wine and food, limited seating)

 

Reserve soon, this was a total blow out last time….

 

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! See the menu.

Friday & Saturday, November 7th and 8th

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) Lighter, unoaked whites  $11 per flight 

 

A) Baqueano Sauvignon Blanc / Semillon 2008, Patagonia  $5 glass

Economy version of  Bordeaux Blanc: waxy / paraffin notes on the nose, VERY dry finish.

 

B) Caleo Inzolia 2011, Sicilia Italy  $6 glass

100% Inzolia with lots of flavor and body, no oak…perfect for Cali Cuisine.

 

C) Cavalchina Custoza Bianco 2009, Veneto  $6 glass

Garganega, the Soave grape (40%) bumped up w/ Fernanda, Trebbiano & aromatic Friulano.

 

2) Sniff THIS! Aromatic DRY Whites…  $17 flight

 

A) Marina Alta Blanco Gran Selección 2012, Alicante Spain  $8 glass

100% Muscat of Alexandria fermented in stainless steel for maximum freshness and verve.

 

B) Venosa Dry Muscat Terre di Orazio 2012, Basilicata Italy  $9 glass

Very floral yet bone dry, perfect with Asian or Caribbean seafood or just as a nice tipple…

 

C) Martellozzo Malvasia della Venezia Terre Magre 2011, Italy  $7 glass

Fantastically perfumed yet bone dry, perfect for Asian, Latin or other highly seasoned fare.

 

Reds 

 

3) School night reds with style  $11 per flight 

 

A) Nonno Giuseppe Zinfandel 2002, Redwood Valley California $5 glass

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

 

B) Picco del Sole Cannonau di Sardegna 2009, Italy  $7 glass

Cannonau is Sardo dialect for Grenache / Garnacha. Medium bodied, zesty, fun.

 

C) Charlie’s Blend 2008, South Australia  $5 glass

85% Shiraz / 15% Cab with abundant fruit and a bit of attitude.

 

4) “Country Wines” in the Big City  $24 per flight 

 

A) Rive della Chiesa Rosso della Riva 2005, Veneto Italy $9 glass

This 60 / 40 Cabernet / Merlot blend leans more towards herbal Loire styles than Bordeaux.

 

B) Carroi Portier Chinon Cuvée des Folies 2003, Loire France  $10 glass

Old vine Cabernet Franc from a very ripe vintage vinified in steel for freshness and verve.

 

C) Montalbera Ruchè di Castagnole Monferrato ‘06, Piemonte Italy  $9 gl

100% Ruchè, a wildly aromatic grape native to a small zona in Piemonte.

 

5) Toscana! $36 flight

 

A) Tiberini Rosso di Montepulciano 2010, Toscana Italy  $11 glass

Mostly Sangiovese with a kiss of aromatic Mammolo that lends a violet note to the nose.

 

B) Campofiorito Brunello di Montalcino 2008, Toscana Italy  $20 glass

100% Sangiovese Grosso from the classic zona, vinified in large oak. Very elegant.

 

C) Tassi Toscana Rosso Aqua Bona 2005, Italy  $20 glass

50 / 50 blend of Cabernet / Petite Verdot aged in large oak, puts the “super” in Super Tuscan.

 

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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