Chilean Wine Tasting Event – Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Chilean Wine Tasting

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

5:30pm & 7pm

Join us Wednesday, May 9, 2018 as we taste through a selection of wines from Chile. Chile is known for producing wines of exceptional value, but that’s not to say Chilean wines don’t also include some great bottles to talk about. Let’s find them together. ¡Ya po! ¡Vamos!

As per our usual format,
we will be tasting during two different sessions
5:30 pm & 7 pm.

 


Kermit Lynch Wine Tasting Event

Kermit Lynch

Wine Tasting Event

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
5:30pm & 7pm

Please join us Wednesday, March 28, 2018 as we taste through a stimulating selection of the Kermit Lynch portfolio of French wines.

As per our usual format,
we will be tasting during two different sessions
5:30 pm & 7 pm. Please RSVP for the session you would like to attend and how many will be in your group. We hope to see you then. Merci!

RSVP to: john@wineshoplouisville.com or call the shop at 502.721.9148


Honig Wine Tasting Event

Honig Vineyard & Winery

Wine Tasting Event

Thursday, February 15, 2018

5:30 pm & 7 pm

Please join us Thursday, February 15, 2018 as we taste through a selection of Honig’s portfolio of Napa Valley wines.

As per our usual format,
we will be tasting during two different sessions
5:30 pm & 7 pm. 

We also have a special guest!

Heather Torres, Honig’s South Eastern US Sales Manager, will be on hand to guide us through the selection of terroir – driven wines. Heather will give us some insight on this family-owned winery and their practices.

To RSVP

email john@wineshoplouisville.com
or call the store at 502.721.9148
and let us know which time you prefer & how many will be attending.
 

Hope to see you then!


“The Deal” Wine Tasting Event

Join us, Wednesday, January 17, as we taste our way through Six of the most Compelling Wine Values of the New Year.  We will walk you through 2 Whites & 4 Reds that are just phenomenal deals right now.  This is going to be an Annual Event, because everybody loves a deal; especially in January!!

To RSVP

email john@wineshoplouisville.com
or call the store at 502.721.9148
and let us know how many of your group will be attending & which session you prefer. Thank You!
 

Hope to see you then!


Christmas 2017 Hours

The Holidays are definitely upon us.

 
For all of your last minute gift buying needs, this Christmas Eve,
The Wine Rack will be open normal hours,

Sunday from 1pm-5pm.

 
In case that doesn’t work for you, we will also be open normal hours,

Saturday, the 23rd,

from 10am-10pm.

The Wine Rack is closed Christmas Day, Monday, December 25th

We will be open normal hours, Tuesday the 26th, from 10am-9pm.


Wine & Cheese Pairing Event

Wine & Cheese
Pairing Event

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

5:30 & 7pm

Featuring:

Join us, Wednesday, December 13th, as we have a proper wine and cheese pairing event. We will be featuring cheese from Indiana’s Capriole and Kentucky’s own, Kenny’s Farmhouse. We will be pairing these delightful cheeses with six different wines
from the Jackson Family of Wines.

We will be tasting during two different sessions:

5:30 pm & 7 pm

To RSVP

email john@wineshoplouisville.com
or call the store at 502.721.9148
and let us know which session you prefer & how many will be in your group.
 

Thanks & hope to see you then!

 


Port Wine Tasting Event

Port Wine Tasting Event

Thursday, November 30, 2017

6:30 pm (One Session)

Join us, Thursday, November 30th, as we taste our way through
the fortified wines of Portugal and discover just how
complex and nuanced they can be.

For this event we will only be tasting during one session starting at 6:30 pm. As per usual, our own John Johnson will be leading the tasting as we see why Port can be so much more than a dessert wine.

To RSVP

email john@wineshoplouisville.com
or call the store at 502.721.9148
and let us know how many of your group will be attending.
 

Hope to see you then!


The Wine Rack and Bourbons Bistro – Repeal Day Roll-out Featuring Maker’s Mark

Join us Tuesday, December 5 as we exercise our 21st Amendment right to good taste. We’ll be celebrating Repeal Day by rolling out the barrel! Meet up with Maker’s Mark Master Distiller Greg Davis at The Wine Rack at 6 p.m. and help us roll the Maker’s Mark® Private Select barrel down Frankfort Avenue. We’ll roll all the way to Bourbons Bistro where we’ll be greeted at 7 p.m. by passed appetizers and a complimentary cocktail.

Then, gather round to hear Greg Davis discuss the creation of the Private Select program while you taste samples of Maker’s Mark® Cask Strength and the new Maker’s Mark® Private Select expression crafted by our friends at Bourbons Bistro and the Wine Rack.

  • General admission tickets ($25) include appetizers as well as a welcome cocktail and tasting.
  • Snag a VIP ticket ($100) and you’ll also receive a bottle of the featured Maker’s Mark Private Select.

Freedom never tasted so good.

Date: Tuesday, December 5
Time: 6–9 p.m.
Location: The Wine Rack
2632 Frankfort Ave., Louisville, KY 40206
Cost: $25 general admission ticket/$100 VIP ticket
To purchase tickets, contact The Wine Rack at (502) 721-9148
or Bourbons Bistro at (502) 894-8838.

We’ll look forward to seeing you there.

Cheers!

 


1792 Barrel Pick Tasting Event

1792 Barrel-Pick
Event Tasting

Wednesday, November 8th 2017

5:30 & 7:00 pm

We hope you can join us this upcoming Wednesday evening for a very special Event Tasting at The Wine Rack.  On this cheery November night, Barton 1792 Distillery’s own Josh Hollifield will take us through a guided tasting of the following:

1. 1792 Small Batch
2. 1792 Single Barrel (chosen by The Wine Rack)
3. Barton 1792 Chocolate Bourbon Ball Cream Liqueur

 * This Event Tasting marks the release of our 2017 Edition Single Barrel of 1792; & gives you a great opportunity to compare nuances with the Small Batch version. Cheers to that!!

Come by & join us at one of the following tasting sessions:

5:30 or 7:00 p.m.

Space is limited,
so please RSVP to
john@wineshoplouisville.com
or call us at 502.721.9148 
Thanks & hope to see you then!

Josh Hollifield has been honing his love of Kentucky bourbon for many years, starting his career at some of Louisville’s most reputable dining establishments, including the Oakroom at the Seelbach Hotel, Limestone Restaurant, and The Galt House Hotel. Josh then went on to manage the private barrel program for Horseshoe Casino before joining Barton 1792 Distillery in 2012 as Visitor Center Manager. He now is also running the Single Barrel Select Program.

 

 


Bordeaux and Bordeaux-Style Wine Tasting Event

Bordeaux & Bordeaux-Style

Wine Tasting Event

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

One Session – 6:30 pm

Join us, Wednesday, October 25, 2017 as we taste our way through some classic wine styles from the well known Bordeaux region of France. We will also be tasting some Bordeaux styles, or “Clarets” from the US.

This event, we are changing it up a bit. We will be tasting during just one session at 6:30 pm.  As per usual, our own John Johnson will be leading the tasting as we enjoy some classic wines styles from one of the most famous wine regions of the world.

To RSVP

email john@wineshoplouisville.com
or call the store at 502.721.9148
and let us know how many will be attending this one session event.
 

Hope to see you then!