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! See the menu.

Friday & Saturday, Oct 10th & 11th

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) Just in from the Argentine  $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) Postales del Fin del Mundo SB / Semillon 2009, Patagonia  $5 glass

Richer with honey and almond notes on the nose ans a soft, smooth finish.

 

C) Joffré e Hijas Grand Chardonnay 2009, Mendoza  $5 glass

Fermented in steel for freshness, aged on the lees for a rich mouthfeel.

 

2) Classy Vini Bianchi  $26 flight

 

A) Montoni Grillo Vigna della Timpa 2012, Sicilia Italy  $11 glass

Long used to make Marsala, wonderfully fresh and citrus tinged DRY versions are all the rage.

 

B) Ugolino Verdicchio CDJ Class Sup. Balluccio ‘11, Marche Italy  $14 gl

Older vines, steeper terrain + more time on the lees give this nice richness and mouthfeel.

 

C) Ronco di Gelso Bianco Latimis 2011, Isonzo del Friuli Italy  $12 glass

(Tocai) Friulano, Pinot Bianco & Riesling Renano in a magical mystery melange.

 

Reds 

 

3) Affordable Reds with Style  $11 per flight 

 

A) Pandiani Nero d’Avola 2011, Sicilia Italy  $6 glass

100% meaty, earthy and smoooooth Nero d’Avola, the principal variety of Sicilia.

 

B) St. Lucas Malbec 2011, Mendoza Argentina  $5 glass

Softer and with deeper black fruit than many Malbecs, almost too easy to drink!

 

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

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

 

4) Got Elegance?  $23 per flight

 

A) Struzziero Lacryma Christi del Vesuvio 2011, Campania Italy  $11 gl

Aglianico meets lighter, zestier, Piedirosso (red feet!) in a complex volcanic melange.

 

B) Corte Cariano Valpolicella Classico Sup. Ripasso ‘10, Veneto  $13 gl

Mostly Corvina w/ some Molinara RE-fermented on the skins of the estate’s Amarone.

 

C) Zeni Rosso Veronese  Costalago 2009, Veneto Italy  $10 glass

Mostly air dried Corvina, the Valpo variety, with a skoonch of Cab and Merlot for depth.

 

5) Got Oooooomph?  $30 flight

 

A) La Striscia Toscano Rosso Occhini 2011, Italy  $15 glass

100% Sangiovese from a tradtional Chianti estate aged in barriques

 

B) Brotte Gigondas La Marasque 2011, Rhone France $15 glass

Deep, dark & meaty, Mostly Grenache w/ red fruit and meat on the nose, try the strong cheese!

 

C) Sedilesu Cannonao di Sardegna S’annada 2009, Italy $13 glass

Intensely flavored but balanced Cannonau (Grenache) from vineyards plowed with oxen.

 

Tawny Porto $10 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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