Wine Tasting 101

One of the most common things I hear when I talk to people about wine is that they like to drink it but don’t know how to do it “correctly.” Of course they know how to drink it, but what they really mean is that they don’t know how to do a wine tasting to … Read more

New Wines for Summer

We’re always looking for new wines to please your palate. This month, we’re launching several new favorites. Here’s the rundown of our newest wines for summer. Gilmore Mariposa Pais From Maule Valley, Chile, this light-bodied red wine is rich with aromas of strawberries and raspberries and vibrant acidity. It’s a dry and fresh wine that … Read more

Tempting Tempranillo

Which grape is believed to have been introduced to Spain and Portugal by the Phoenicians over 3,000 years ago and is the 4th most planted varietal in the world? If you answered Tempranillo, you’d be correct! Tempranillo is an old grape known for its medium to full body, high tannins, and savory characteristics, but it … Read more

All About Bordeaux

Bordeaux. Arguably the most famous wine region in the world, where bottles of wine can age for decades and sell for thousands of dollars. Despite its fame, there is a lot that people don’t know about this region. Let’s discuss its location, history, and wines. A little history Bordeaux lies within the Aquitaine region in … Read more

Perfect Pairings for Easter Dinner

Easter is a special time for family to gather, share a meal, and spend time together. It can also be stressful, especially if you’re hosting. There’s cleaning to do, a menu to plan, and cooking, not to mention choosing wines that will make everyone happy. It’s a lot, but fortunately I have a few suggestions … Read more

Wine for your Valentine

Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching and we know what your Valentine wants most….WINE. We have 3 recommendations on the perfect bottle to gift your sweetheart this year to make sure this is a Valentine’s to remember.   Aubry Champagne Aubry is a classic Champagne from a family-owned and operated Premier Cru vineyard. It has classic … Read more

A Little About The Wine List

The wine list is a focal piece for any wine bar and The Classy Cork is no exception. We work tirelessly to ensure that our wine list has a wide selection of high quality wines at great prices. Our wine list currently includes over 70 wines from Italy, Spain, the U.S., France, Chile, Kosovo, Portugal, … Read more