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 list.

 

Champagne & Bacon Fest 2nd 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.

Fri & Sat, March  13th & 14th  5pm – Midnight   $30 + tax & tip  per person

 

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: Dominio de Tharsys Brut Rosé Cava ‘08, Requena Spain  $10 gl

 

Whites  

 

1) Value Whites with Style  $10 per flight 

 

A) C.U.N.E. Rioja Blanco 2009, Spain  $5 glass

100% Viura, crisp and light, perfect for tapas and appetizers.

B) Pasión 4 Chardonnay / Chenin Blanc ‘09, Mendoza Argentina  $5 glass

Clean, crisp and fresh, no trees died in the production of this wine.

C) Vini Vidi Vici Chardonnay MMXI, Thracian Valley Bulgaria  $5 glass

Our discovery of the year so far: delicious, amazing value.

2) Fruit + Rocks = Bliss!  $22 flight

 

A) Enodelta Fiano di Avellino 2010, Campania Italy  $8 glass  Organic

Pear and hazelnut glazed stone. A smoking volcano on the label is ALWAYS a good sign!

B) Terra Mundi Albariño 2012, Rias Baixas Spain   $11 glass

Albariño is a super racy, aromatic white and the darling of many sommeliers…find out why.

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

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

Reds

 

3) School Night Reds with Flair  $10 per flight 

 

A) Battaglio Grignolino 2011, Piemonte Italy  $5 glass

100% Grignolino, a VERY light and soft variety, fermented in stainless steel for freshness.

B) Vini Italia Montepulciano d’Abruzzo 2011, Italy  $5 glass

This bottling is from the meatier, earthier side of the Montepulciano spectrum.

C) Grão Vasco Dão Tinto 2010, Portugal  $5 glass

The minimum daily dose of Jaen, Alfrochoeiro, Tinta Pinheira, Touriga Nacional & Tinta Roriz!

4) Robust but Reasonable Reds  $18 per flight 

 

A) Ribbonwood Pinot Noir 2012, Marlborough New Zealand  $7 glass

Medium bodied, fruit forward, super soft in the mouth.

B) Zaglia Refosco dal Peduncolo Rosso 2008, Friuli Italy  $7 glass

This smooth but spicy / minty wine comes from right on the Italian / Slovenian border.

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

Mussolini’s favorite wine: dark color, big on flavor, grown just outside Roma. 100% Cesanese.

5) California Dreamin’  $23 flight

 

A) Plata One Hundred % Cabernet ‘08, Paso Robles California  $10 gl

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

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

Syrah meets Cab, gutsy but still on the refined side (just 13.9 ABV).

C) Talmage Mariah Vineyard Syrah 2006, Mendocino Ridge  $13 glass

Very dark, rustic and meaty, get the strong cheese plate!

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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