Bubbles don't need a celebration but let's drink to (hoped for) nicer weather. Plus, lots of fun new options to explore: Jura, Loire Rosé, Blancs de Blancs Champagne, and more. $15
Our Upcoming Wine Tastings and Special Events
Whether you’re new to the joys of wine or a long-time aficionado,
Great Wine Buys offers a variety of tastings: Friday Night Flights,
Saturday Samplers, and occasional special events.
Friday Night Flights
Enjoy a themed flight of five top-notch wines (with an occasional bonus pour for purchase) served with fine cheeses and artisan breads. Varying prices and no reservations required - come on by between 5pm and 7:30! Check the schedule below - we take one Friday night off each month.
Saturday Afternoon Samplers
Drop by, belly up to the bar, and enjoy a selection of new arrivals and old favorites from visiting winemakers, local distributors or our own favorites off the shelves. Our Saturday Samplers run from 2p - 5p and are always FREE!
Great values and flavors including Primitvo, Salice Salentino, Ciro and more. FREE
Time for a visit to Sicily to explore that Mediterranean isle's varied reds: Etna Rosso, Cerasuolo, Nero d'Avola, Frappato from favorites like Occhipinti, Calabretta, Gulfi and more. $15
Under the radar and generally undervalued, Spanish whites have much to offer. Come try a range from Rioja, Rueda, Rias Baixas, Jerez and more. FREE
Patrick McElligott will pour local lusty reds and lively whites to celebrate Earth Day. Patrick's been in the local wine biz before there even was a local wine biz and is a charming raconteur. Plus the wines are really good. Pinot Noir, Old Vine Zin & more. FREE
I can’t guarantee an Easter Bunny costume but Theresa Hannam will be pouring a range of wines deemed perfect for this mid-spring holiday. German Riesling, French Rosé, Palacios Priorat and more. FREE
2015 is one of the best Beaujolais vintages in recent memory. Let’s explore the a variety of Crus from some top producers: Thivin, Clos Roilette, Terres Dorees and more. $12