Beer with Me…

May 29, 2013

This is my maiden voyage into the world of hops. These last few years, during the rise in popularity of so many great ARTisanal brews, I’ve had the benefit of having Hophead Phil Marston working at the store and I could defer to him. Phil has done a great job in building our selection and […]

Jack’s Latest Wine Crush…

May 8, 2013

We are celebrating French Wines this May by featuring Bordeaux at our Wine Tasting on Tuesday, May 11th, to be held in the gardens of the Pitcher Inn (weather permitting) .  These wines have all been selected from the range offered by Monsieur Touton. Monsieur Touton is the epitome of success – hard work, tenacity and an […]

Seasonal Beer Drinking

April 24, 2013

Every year I find that as the seasons shift, my taste in beer seems to follow.  This winter was wonderful, full of big stouts like Lawson’s Fayston Maple Imperial Stout, Goose Island’s Bourbon County Brand Stout, Ballast Point’s Victory at Sea, and a new Russian Imperial Stout from Otter Creek.  On a cold snowy night […]

Jack’s Wine Crush

April 3, 2013

My love affair with Chateau Maris started last spring at a lecture in Essex where Jacques Herviou, owner of Natural Selection Wines, the sole US agent of Chateau Maris, discussed the environmentally innovative construction of this winery in southern France. Brave stuff in a land of traditional wine making techniques! Their goal was to create […]

wine! wine! wine!

June 13, 2011

the wines that I purchased way back when there was snow and ice and dark  for a summer that I thought would never see are starting to arrive. Lots of whites but lots of really nice reds too. I’m definitely a seasonal drinker-more whites than reds in the summer-but I enjoyed a Cline ancient vines […]

Maple Tripple is in the house!

April 18, 2011

Sean Lawson’s amazing award winning brew is here in limited supply. The cost is $30 a bottle but this has the age worthy potential to improve tremendously. Limit 2 per person while they last.

Lawsons Finest Beer

Sean Lawson’s Beer Takes Another Big Award

March 6, 2011

Sean’s Triple Play IPA captured the top award at the Brewing News National IPA Championship this past weekend. Congrats Sean! We are also starting to bake beer bread using Sean’s beer as well. It’s all good{and hoppy]!

New wine, new book!

February 3, 2011

On Friday Feb.18th we’ll be receiving a shipment of the highly touted Owen Roe wines. We’ll be offering 10% off while supplies last through the president’s week. The next day, Sat. Feb. 19th, we’ll have John and Ellie Hilferty sign copies of their new book, Skiing in the Mad River Valley from 1-5pm.

Warren Store bubbly has arrived!

January 30, 2011

Just in time for Valentine’s Day-Warren Store bubbles, from pinot noir sourced from the famed Carneros region. Absolutely delicious, crisp,and dry sparkler from my buddies at Windsor Vineyards. Our new vintage of zinfandel and cabernet sauvignon haved arrived as well. Our “pour boys” pinot noir will be in soon.  Also only a few tickets left […]

Owen Roe’s Abbot’s Table Wine

August 11, 2008

As anticipated, Owen Roe’s Abbot’s Table Wine will be arriving in early September. All that are familar with this wonderful wine will be flocking to the store. It goes quickly. We have ten cases (2 already accounted for) coming in, $25/bottle. Pre-orders are happening now. Call (or post) your pre-order. 496.3864. “Abbot’s Table is a […]