What we feel like drinking: Robert Foley The Griffin
Robert Foley 2010 California (US) Varietal(s): Merlot (52%) Petite Sirah (32%) Cabernet Sauvignon (14%) Syrah (1%) Petit Verdot (1%) Eye: deep purple Nose: blk raspberry, blueberry, vanilla bean, spice (pepper) Palate: blk. currant, raspberry, blueberry, chocolate/confection, spice (allspice), big mid-palate, fine-grained tannins w/ persistent finish Notes: Legendary winemaker; rich, opulent style w/ excellent mouth feel… Read more >
The Vino Gallery is a retail wine boutique and art gallery located at 4701 McPherson Ave. We specialize in smaller production, artisan wines and beers with a strong emphasis on customer service and product education. We have regular wine classes and wine tastings to help you learn more about the wines that you enjoy. Stop in for wine tastings (after 5:00pm on weeknights and ALL DAY on Saturdays), view gallery exhibits featuring local artists and enjoy a glass or a bottle of wine at our tasting bar or out on our patio!
*BOOKING WINE 101 CLASSES – Please call (314) 932-5665 to book your class. As long as you book BEFORE your Groupon expires, we are continuing to honor them. We realize that classes are booked for some time, and want to make sure you can attend!
Join us on a trip to the Rhone
Join us January 30th as we take you to the Rhone experience some great wines and a deeper understand of one of our favorite French wine regions. Discuss Northern & Southern Rhone location, history, terroir. Northern Rhone – Syrah dominant (winemaking styles, tradition, etc, producers) Souther Rhone – Grenache dominant (winemaking styles, tradition, etc, producers) Taste four… Read more >
Opening of New Paintings by Zack Smithey & Robert Treece
Join us on April the 28th, from 6pm until 9pm, for the opening of New Painting by Zack Smithey and Robert Treece. The Vino Gallery is your destination for artwork from talented local artists and small production wines from all over the globe. We hope to see you on April the 28th, it is set to be… Read more >
Wine 202: Love = Wine (Southern French Reds)
Delve into the romance and mystery of Southern French wines and explore the rich history of viticulture in this classic region. Learn about Grenache, Syrah… Mourvedre, Carignan and rose too while sampling wines from the Northern and Southern Rhone, Languadoc-Roussillion and Provence. All classes at The Vino Gallery are taught by owner/wine specialist Rachael Buehrer. This class… Read more >