general news

The Wine Feed, a wine delivery service in downtown Raleigh

Friday, June 17th, 2011

The Wine Feed is a new Raleigh-based internet shop where you can order wine and have it delivered (by bike!) within a two-mile radius of their office in the Carter Building at 18-B Glenwood Ave. The service is offered from 2-4 pm and 6-7:30 pm, Monday-Friday and 3-5 pm on Saturday. If you need a […]

Studio 91 – a new place for wine in Chapel Hill

Wednesday, October 20th, 2010

Studio 91 features over 30 wines by the glass, focusing on ’boutique’ vineyards, vineyards producing less than 5,000 cases per year of any one wine.  They also offer gourmet cheeses, meat and antipasti plates, all served with fresh bread. Additionally, according to their website, they pride themselves on a ‘6 oz. Pour’! Weekly Specials Monday […]

New Wine Shop in Knightdale, NC

Wednesday, January 13th, 2010

For those of you on the east side of Raleigh, I was just informed of a new wine shop, East Wake Wines, that opened in November. The owner, Ken, has free wine tastings every Saturday from 1-5pm. I’ve added this to the wine tasting calendar and Ken promises to keep me updated about special events, […]

a post about local beers

Monday, September 14th, 2009

Anyone reading this blog should already know that the Triangle has many great wine shops and plenty of restaurants that offer delicious wine dinners throughout the year. However, when wine doesn’t quite fit the bill, maybe branch out and try one of the many local breweries in our area like the Carolina Brewery, Triangle Brewery, […]

Wine Authorities Celebrate 2 Years! (9/10)

Thursday, September 3rd, 2009

Stop by Wine Authorities on September 10 from 5-7pm to help the boys celebrate being in business for two years! Wow, has it really been that long?

Hope Valley Bottle Shop 1st Anniversary! (8/25)

Wednesday, August 12th, 2009

Hope Valley Bottle Shop is planning a special tasting to celebrate their first anniversary on Tuesday, August 25 from 5-8pm. From the eNewsletter: It is hard to believe that it is already a full year ago that we opened the store, but we are almost there. Meeting so many wonderful people, making not just new […]

new winery opening in Durham (9/5)

Saturday, August 8th, 2009

Vineyards at SouthPoint of Chatham County will open on September 5 with a newly remodeled wine tasting room, deck overlooking a pond, and a large picnic area among the vines. Guy Loeffler, the vintner and general manager, has been making award winning wines for several years at Horizon Cellars. This new venture will focus on […]

« Previous Entries