A Case for Boxed Wine

 

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Boxed wine.

You’ve seen it on the shelves of your local wine and spirits shop. Maybe even stopped a moment to ponder if you should buy it, but decided against it because it can’t possibly be as good as bottled wine… right?

Wrong.

If your only experience with boxed wine is a case of Franzia, then you have some catching up to do.

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National Zinfandel Day

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Happy National Zinfandel Day! For today only, we’re offering 15% off all bottles of Zinfandel in the store. Stop by the store, give us a call or shop online.

What is Zinfandel?

Zinfandel (or affectionately known as Zin for short), is a robust red wine that primarily grows in the vineyards of California. The grape grows best in climates that are warm, but not too hot. The fruit ripens fairly early to produce a juice with a high sugar content, and is praised for its ability to reflect terroir and the winemaker’s style and skill.

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Fall Cocktails

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Autumn is officially here and with it comes crisp air, sweaters, shorter days, and the changing of the leaves. It’s one of our favorite times of the year because not only do we get to break the lazy days of summer and get back to business, but we get to indulge in the best fall alcoholic drinks that really warm your belly and make you feel good.

Here are some of our favorites. Curl up and enjoy!

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Brandy 101

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Like whiskey and gin, Brandy comes in many varieties, each with its own nuances. It can be subtle, bold, high proof or toned down. Despite popular belief, it doesn’t have to be consumed neat, but works just as well in a cocktail as it does taking center stage.

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