Popup Kitchen Event Sat. Feb 6th

Taste of Italy

5 Course Meal with Wine Pairing

Wine and Dine your  way through Italy with fine wines and a fab meal prepared by Chef Sean St. John of LA Times / LA Weekly fave Pizza of Venice.

$49.99 per person for Wine Tasting & Four Course Dinner

5pm-Midnight in our Tasting Bar.

Reservations Recommended

Full Menu

 

Back by Popular Demand:

Champagne Gourmet Fest

Our most popular event every month, don’t dally with your reservations. We’ll be pairing five types of REAL Champagne  with Smoked Salmon, Rare Roast Beef, Bottarga, Bacon and more delicious delicacies. You WILL have a good time!

$45 per person plus tax and gratuity

5pm to close Fri, Sat, Sun, Feb 12-14

Call us at 310-828-4428 to reserve your place.

 

 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.

 

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 list

 

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!

 

Wednesdays: WINE EXPO Unplugged! 

Starting Jan 7th we’ll have live acoustic music every Wednesday evening in our bar from 7-9pm. Guests who make a $5 donation to the artist performing will enjoy happy hour prices extended through 9pm (limited menu).

 

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: Cipriano Prosecco Grandezza, Veneto Italy  $7 glass

Whites 

1) Crisp, Refreshing, Affordable!  $10 per flight

A) Ikella Torrontes 2010, Mendoza Argentina  $5 glass

Light and dry with wonderful aromatics, kills boring Chardonnay on contact!

B) Bascarlon Rueda Sauvignon Blanc 2013, Spain  $5

Complex and minerally Sauvignon Blanc from 20 year old vines with lush fruit.

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

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

2) So NOT Chardonnay…Fun Whites  $28 flight

A) Podere Grecale Pigato 2012, Liguria Italy  $12 glass

100% Pigato,  smells like ripe peaches and honey with a skoonch of herbs thrown in.

B) Bourillon Vouvray Sec la Coulée d’Argnet 2011, Loire France  $9 gl

100% Chenin Blanc, probably the most overlooked great white variety on the planet.

C) Marco Donati Gewürztraminer Tramonti 2013, Trentino Italy  $12 glass

Bone DRY Gewürztraminer blasting rose petal and lychee from your glass.

Reds

3) Italy, France, Spain…  $11 per flight

A) Caleo Salento Primitivo, Pulglia Italy  $5 glass

Primitivo (AKA Zinfandel) made in a lighter, quaffable style for easy drinking.

B) Château Les Verriers 2010, Bordeaux France  $6 glass

Bordeaux doesn’t HAVE to be expensive: mostly Cab with some Merlot and Malbec.

C) Viernes Mencía 2011, Bierzo Spain  $6 glass

100% Mencía fermented in steel for freshness. Dry, fruity, spicy…try it with pizza.

4) Californy here I come!  $18 per flight

A) Kiara Cabernet Franc Red 2011, Paso Robles California  $8 glass

Rich and full flavored with a slightly herbal note on the nose.

B) Diamond Ridge Aspects 2008, Lake County California  $12 glass

Three clones of Cabernet Sauvignon meet Cab Franc, Merlot & Petite Sirah…joy ensues.

C) Crusader Old Vine Zinfandel 2012, Lodi California  $6 glass

Full throttle Zin on the warpath, this weighs in at 14.9% ABV and is proud of it!

5) Cali, Italy, Spain  $29 flight

A) Mahoney Las Brisas Pinot Noir 2010, Carneros California  $14 glass

Grown in the cool climate AVA of Carneros in southern Napa, this is perfumed and elegant.

B) Uccellina Ravenna Rosso Bursôn 2007, E. Romagna Italy  $15 glass

100% Longanesi with a spicy, exotic nose. Sure to win a fun round of Stump the Wine Geek!

C) Serras del Priorat 2011, Priorat Spain  $12 glass

65% Grenache with Carignan, Syrah & Cabernet for extra ooomph, 7 months in French Oak.

 

Krohn Vintage Porto 2011  $15.00 glass

Sorry, we cannot split flights       

$4 per person corkage for wines purchased in our store

No corkage for any bottle purchased from the store over $49.99…Cheers!

        

 

Beer / Soft Drinks

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

Steam Works Jasmine IPA (perfumed & refreshing) 22oz  $8

Ommegang Gnomegang (made with yeast from La Chouffe)  750ml  $16

Schwendel Silent Night (slightly rustic, very refreshing) 500ml  $10

Bear Republic Racer 5 IPA (seriously hoppy, 7.5% abv)  12oz  $4

Anchor Steam Brekel’s Brown Ale (it’s about MALT!)  12oz  $4

Bells Java Stout (delicious, invigorating!) 12oz  $6

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

Mineral Water / Select Natural Sugar Sodas  $3

Beer Flight: Taste ‘em all for $15!

includes chips, nuts & crostini

“Give me an I, give me a P, give me a A!”

“What’s that say?”   “IPA!!!”

Flying Dog Easy IPA, 4.7% ABV, Frederick MD

St Peter’s IPA, 4.9% ABV, Suffolk UK

Abita Wrought Iron IPA, 6.9% ABV, Abita Springs LA

Lost Coast Indica IPA, 6.5% ABV, Eureka CA

Anderson Valley Heelch O’Hops Double IPA, 8.7% ABV  Boonville CA

“It takes a lot of good beer to make great wine!”

Winemaking proverb heard the world over.

 

 Cold Plates 

Warm Bread/ Bread, olive oil, balsamic vinegar/ 5

Castelvetrano Olives/ 6

Intensely Smoked Olives/ 7

Mixed Nuts/ Cashews, Almonds, Brazil Nuts, Fiberts, Pecans, Peanuts, Canola Oil, Salt/ 5

Marcona Almonds/ Crisped in Olive oil, Sea Salt/ 7

Hummus/ Hummus, pita bread/ 9

Herb Ricotta Spread/ Rocca Cheese, dried herbs, bread/ 9

Chipotle Olive Tapenade/ Olive Tapenade, corn chips/ 9

Black Truffle Mushroom Tapenade/ Mushroom Tapenade, Crackers/ 10

Artisan Cheese Board/ Cheeses, olives, mixed nuts, crackers, bread

3 Cheese/ 10

6 Cheese/ 17

Add Truffle Honey + $2

Prosciutto/ Prosciutto, olives, mixed nuts, crackers, bread/ 9

Charcuterie/ 2 mixed salami, olives, mixed nuts, crackers, bread/ 9

Il Grandone/ 3 Artisan cheese, 3 cured meats, olives, mixed nuts, crackers, bread/ 19

Add Truffle Honey + $2

Hot Plates

Vegetarian Lasagna/ Italian Homestyle lasagna, spinach, ricotta, parmesan/ 13

Lasagna/ Italian Homestyle lasagna, Bolognese, tomato sauce, parmesan/ 13

Eggplant Parmesan/ 3 Artisan cheese, meats, olives, mixed nuts, crackers, bread/ 12

Pizzas

Margherita/ Tomato sauce, mozzarella, pesto, tomato (POV)/ 10

Fungi/ White Pizza, mixed mushrooms, caramelized onions, goat cheese, mozzarella, truffle oil (POV)/ 12

Cured Chorizo/ Pork chorizo, caramelized onion, mozzarella, tomato sauces (cilantro garnish) (POV)/ 12

House Peperoni/ House peperoni, mozzarella, tomato sauces (POV)/ 12

Chicken & Mushroom/ Chicken, mushroom, bell pepper, tomato sauce, mozzarella (POV)/ 12

Pear and gorgonzola/ Tomato sauce, gorgonzola, mozzarella, pear (Sarah’s)/ 12

Gluten Free Cheese/ Gluten Free crust, Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella (Sarah’s)/ 12

Desserts

Maple-Chipotle Mixed Nuts/ Almonds, cashews, walnuts, maple syrup, brown sugar, extra-virgin olive

oil, dried herbs chipotle, powder, sea salt/ 7

Apple Nutella Stuffed Pastry/ Puff pastry, apple, Nutella, almond topping/ 8

Chocolate Truffles/ Assorted Chocolate Truffles/ 10

To conserve water, please inform your bartender/server if you would like water service.

We add 20% gratuity to parties of 6 or more

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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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