Wine Notes

Tastings, products, tips and more in our wine department.

May Wines of the Month

Our wines of the month are on sale now - they're all terrific wines at low prices: Armas De Guerra, Mencia ’15 (Regularly $15.99, Sale Price $11.99) Mencia is one of my all-time favorite varietals and one you should become familiar with. This organic wine hails from Bierzo in Northwestern Spain and is packed [...]

By | 2017-05-12T17:25:03+00:00 May 8th, 2017|Featured Products, Uncategorized, Wine Notes|0 Comments

Eastern European Wines

Wednesday Wine Workshop March 22nd at 7pm Chas from Arborway and Mike Abbate, Pemberton's wine manager, will give us a glimpse of the exciting wine choices coming out of Eastern Europe. We’ll taste from several different countries including Hungary, Croatia and Slovenia and learn why this fast-growing wine producing region is so important.

By | 2017-04-22T18:55:13+00:00 March 18th, 2017|Events, Uncategorized, Wine Notes|0 Comments

Eastern European Wines

Wednesday Wine Workshop March 22nd at 7pm Chas from Arborway and Mike Abbate, Pemberton's wine manager, will give us a glimpse of the exciting wine choices coming out of Eastern Europe. We’ll taste from several different countries including Hungary, Croatia and Slovenia and learn why this fast-growing wine producing region is so important.

By | 2017-03-16T16:58:18+00:00 March 16th, 2017|Events, Uncategorized, Wine Notes|0 Comments

February Wines of the Month – On Sale Now

Our wines of the month are on sale now - they're all terrific wines at low prices: La Noble, Chardonnay ‘15 (Regularly $12.99, Sale Price $9.99) Chardonnay is a grape that polarizes many people. Often times their only exposure comes from “oaky-buttery” California Chardonnays which are very out of balance. This wine however is quite [...]

By | 2017-02-20T16:21:03+00:00 February 20th, 2017|Featured Products, Uncategorized, Wine Notes|0 Comments

Exploring Port

Wednesday Wine Workshops February 22nd at 7pm Join Mike Abbate, our wine manager, and Arik from Charles River Wine as we explore the grapes, styles and history of port wine in this intimate workshop. If you are unfamiliar with port, you'll be pleasantly surprised by how tasty it is and how many options there are [...]

By | 2017-04-06T01:01:03+00:00 February 1st, 2017|Events, Uncategorized, Wine Notes|0 Comments

December Wines of the Month on Sale Now

These terrific wines of the month are on sale now, just in time for the holidays! Diamandes Perlita, Malbec-Syrah ‘15 (Regularly $15.99, Sale Price $11.99) I could bore you with a story about how this wine comes from a famous Bordeaux house known for another wine (Clos de los Siete), but I’ll get straight to [...]

By | 2016-12-07T10:41:58+00:00 December 7th, 2016|Featured Products, Uncategorized, Wine Notes|0 Comments

November Wines of the Month – On Sale Now!

These terrific wines of the month are on sale now, just in time for the holidays. The Pinot Project, Pinot Noir ‘15 (Regularly $15.99, Sale Price $12.99) The Pinot Project was conceived by Nathan Skurnik, son of the famous wine importer Michael Skurnik. The entire focus is to create a high quality yet affordable Pinot [...]

By | 2016-11-14T12:10:32+00:00 November 14th, 2016|Featured Products, Uncategorized, Wine Notes|0 Comments

October Wines of the Month – On Sale Now

Featuring these great wines this month: Domaine le Clos des Lumieres, Cote du Rhone Red ‘15 (Regularly $15.99, Sale Price $13.99) This entry level Cote du Rhone is mostly Grenache with some Syrah, and serves as a great table wine. The flavor profile is mostly red and dark fruits with a touch of spice. Jammy [...]

By | 2017-04-06T01:01:03+00:00 October 18th, 2016|Featured Products, Uncategorized, Wine Notes|0 Comments

September Wines of the Month – 20% Off

Featuring these great wines this month: Corralillo, Sauvignon Blanc ‘15 (Regularly $17.99, Sale Price $13.99) This Sauvignon Blanc is a pale lime yellow color, with an intense mineral and herbal nose full of citric aromas such as grapefruit and tropical fruits. The palate is soft and fresh - with a pleasant roundness and a long [...]

By | 2016-09-06T16:11:49+00:00 September 6th, 2016|Featured Products, Uncategorized, Wine Notes|0 Comments

August Wines of the Month – 20% Off

Featuring these great wines this month: La Purisima Blanco ’15 (Regularly $15.99, Sale Price $13.99) This full bodied Spanish white comes from a small cooperative in Yelca (South Eastern Spain). The blend is 70% Macabeo (a Cava grape) and 30% Sauvignon Blanc. The nose is bright and aromatic, reminiscent of grass and flowers. The mouthfeel [...]

By | 2016-08-09T12:06:38+00:00 August 9th, 2016|Featured Products, Uncategorized, Wine Notes|0 Comments