TASTINGS

-every Friday & Saturday evening from 6pm-9pm (unless otherwise noted)-

upcoming tastings &

recaps of recently held tastings 
Friday, March 6th

We did an amazing tour of one of Italy's oldest biodynamic producers! We poured a selection of Tuscan and Alto Adige wines from the wonderful producer, Loacker.

Saturday, March 7th
This one is for the GMS (Grenache, Mouvédre, Syrah) fans! New to the shelves we'll be opening up Domaine des Soulanes 'Cuvee Jean Pull' from Roussillon region of France.
Friday, February 28th
Our pre-Leap Day tasting with Pam Govinda of P.M.Spirits was full of delights. We tasted three wonderful natural spirits from Italy, Fred Jerbis #34 Bitter, Bordiga's beatufil Vermouth Rosso, and Bresca Dorada's Mirto di Sadegna. 
Saturday, February 29th
We had the perfect wine for pre-springtime- "L'Appel des Sereines" A 100% Syrah, peppery for sure but with a juicy texture. This is the more elegant side of Rhone.
Friday, February 20th
Heretat de Taverners 'Flor de Taverners' - a hearty and delicious Monastrell/Tempranillo from Valencia, Spain
Saturday, February 21st
A special wine from skilled Portuguese winemaker Lúcia Freitas. This wine is elegant and a true window into Dão! Quinta da Mariposa 'Dão Branco' 2017  
Friday, February 14th
Friday is Valentine's Day and, as you've probably heard, Virginia is for Lovers. So, how better to celebrate than by joining us with the one-and-only Lee Campbell as she pours some amazing wines from the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Saturday, February 15th
A trip to the other side of the country, we will be opening Maître-de-Chai's 2017 Sauvignon Blanc! A study in site specific natural wine making- read not your average Cali Sauvignon Blanc!
Friday, February 7th

We enjoyed our second tasting of the Cocktail of the Month! This month is The Pearl of Perpignan! It consist of tequila, pear liqueur and store favorite Rancio Sec! Stop by and see what all the fuss is about. 

Saturday, February 8th
At Atlas we all have varying taste, but one thing we all agree on is that Cabernet Franc is underrated and we get especially excited when we can offer an exceptional bottle for $20! Château de Chaintres 'Les Sables' Cabernet Franc 2018 from the Loire Valley will make you reconsider your favorite red varietal.
Friday, January 31st
We will be joined by Kelsey from Yola Mezcal, a wonderful Mezcal we started carrying a few weeks back - with a fascinating history as well. C'mon in and learn all about it.
Saturday, February 1st
One of our favorite recent arrivals into the shop is Matita Bianco from Abruzzo, Italy. A natural wine made from a blend of Trebbiano and Malvasia with some short skin-contact. Come on in to taste it and see why we're so in love with it.
Friday, January 24th
Heretat de Taverners 'Flor de Taverners' - a hearty and delicious Monastrell/Tempranillo from Valencia, Spain
Saturday, January 25th
Peñalolen - Cabernet Sauvignon from Chile! A full bodied red to see you through these winter months!
Friday, January 17th
We started a Cocktail-of-the-Month program a couple months back, which has been really fun. Do you know what's even more fun? Tasting them in the store before you go home to make one on your own! This month was: The Martinez - and Old Tom Gin based classic.
Saturday, January 18th

Subject to Change Coastview Chardonnay 2017. An exciting take on New World Chardonnay, from serious natural wine makers Subject to Change. 

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ALL IN-STORE TASTINGS HAVE BEEN PUT ON HOLD FOR THE FORESEEABLE FUTURE - WE WILL TRY TO RESCHEDULE CANCELLED TASTINGS ONCE THE COVID-19 SITUATION HAS PASSED!