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?

 

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, May 8th & 9th  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) Summer is coming…Picnic Wines! $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) Domaine de Vedilhan Viognier 2013, Narbonne France $5 glass
100% Viognier, medium bodied and fruit forward, flowers and citrus on the nose.

C) C.U.N.E Rioja Rosado 2011, Spain $5 glass
100% Tempranillo given enough skin contact to have some oomph but still serve cold.

 

2) Bubbles: France, Spain, Italy $21 flight

A) Couly Dutheil Brut de Franc, Loire France $10 glass
100% Cabernet Franc vinified full Methode Champenose, no color but lots of flavor & bouquet.

B) Agusti Cava Torello Mata, Penedes Spain $11 glass
Macabeu 39%, Xarel·lo 23% and Parellada 38% vinified Metode Champenoise for 18 months.

C) Biasiotto Prosecco Millesimato Extra Dry, Veneto Italy $9 glass
100% Glera, Charmat: Softer on the palate, slightly less pressure, almost too easy to drink.

Reds

3) Spanish Varieties You need to Meet $12 per flight

A) Peromato Tempranillo 2013, Castilla y León Spain $6 glass
A soft, smooth and perfumed 100% Tempranillo with no oak, extremely versatile, affordable.

B) Viernes Mencía 2011, Bierzo Spain $6 glass
100% Mencía fermented in steel for freshness. Dry, fruity, spicy…try it with pizza.

C) Castillo del Baron Monastrell 2013, Yecla Spain $6 glass
Dark and meaty 100% Monastrell (AKA Mourvedre), VERY food friendly.

 

4) Italian Diversity $18 per flight

A) la Ciarliana Rosso di Montepulciano 2006, Toscana Italy  $10 glass
Mostly Sangiovese with a kiss of aromatic Mammolo that lends a violet note to the nose.

B) Tacchino Dolcetto d’Ovada 2012, Piemonte Italy $8 glass
100% Dolcetto from high altitude vineyards in Ovada. Dry, fruity, spicy…try it with pizza.

C) Tacchino Barbera del Monferrato 2012, Piemonte $8 glass
Dark, juicy and plummy 100% Barbera, nicely balanced at just 13.5% ABV. VERY food friendly.

 

5) Cali Syrah Three Ways… $24 flight

A) Plata One Hundred % Syrah 2008, Paso Robles California $11 glass
Robert Plata is aiming for a more European, meaty style here….it’s working.

B) Talmage Mariah Vineyard Syrah 2006, Mendocino Ridge $13 glass
Very dark, rustic and meaty, get the strong cheese plate!

C) Montage Vintners Reserve Syrah ‘06, Larner Vyd Santa Ynez $10 gl
100% old vine Syrah with intense and meaty black fruit and a nice spice on the nose.

 

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

Common Cider Co. Apple Saison (seriously DRY & refreshing) 22oz  $13

Crabbie’s Alcoholic Ginger Beer, Scotland (aromatic, citrussy)  500ml  $8

North coast Le Merle Saison (slightly rustic, very refreshing) 12oz  $5

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

Clown Shoes Brown Angel Double Brown (it’s about MALT!)  22oz  $12

Guinness Foreign Extra Stout (strong, satisfying) 330ml  $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

Bell’s Orsman Ale, Comstock Michigan  4% ABV

A very nice tribute to the Berliner Weiss style: tart, food friendly.

Bell’s Oberon Wheat Ale, Comstock Michigan  5.8% ABV

Unfiltered wheat ale with nice fruity overtones.

Bell’s Two Hearted IPA, Comstock Michigan  7% ABV

American malts plus “enormous hop additions”!

Bell’s Porter, Comstock Michigan  5.6% ABV

Robust flavors but not too strong to have a few…

Bell’s Kalamazoo Stout, Comstock Michigan  6% ABV

A rich and satifying stout with a hint of licorice added.

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

Winemaking proverb heard the world over.

18% gratuity added to parties of 6 or more

 

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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