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!


Buffalo Trace Barrel Pick – Coming Soon

Our Buffalo Trace Barrel Pick is Coming!

Coming soon to The Wine Rack, our VERY OWN Barrel of Buffalo Trace! This barrel was hand chosen by John back in June & we have been waiting (not exactly patiently) to share it with you ever since! 

Good news…..it will be arriving shortly.  This is an especially well aged barrel of Buffalo Trace, & we think you will love it.  It’s also a bargain, so check in with us & watch our Facebook page.  We can’t wait to see what you think about it.

Cheers!

WATCH NOW to see the process John went through to select this specific barrel.

 


Sean Minor Wine Tasting Event

Sean Minor

Wine Tasting Event

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

5:30 pm & 7 pm

Join us Wednesday, September 20, 2017 as we taste through a selection of the Sean Minor wine catalogue, which showcases great value for the price.

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

We also have a special guest!

Mr. Larry Soble, Sea Minor Eastern US Sales Manager, will be on hand to guide us through these six terroir-driven wines. Larry can give us some additional insight on the Family-Owned winery.

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!

 


Paul Mas Wine Tasting Event

Paul Mas Wine Tasting Event

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

5:30 pm & 7 pm

Join us Wednesday, August 23, 2017 as we taste through a selection of the Paul Mas wine catalogue, representing some of the exciting wine styles of the Sud de France.

Jean-Claude Mas has blazed the trail for premium winemaking in the Languedoc. Since taking the helm of Domaines Paul Mas in 2000, his driving mission has been to craft superior wines with a modern, New World flair. Produced using only premium quality grapes from his portfolio of estates throughout the Languedoc, this innovative vintner is helping to turn this winemaking region into one of the most interesting and dynamic in France.
 

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

Mais Attendez! We also have a special guest!

Mr. Guillaume Virsolvy, Paul Mas Export Manager for USA/Canada/Central and South America, will be on hand to guide us through these six interesting Sud de France wines. Being a Languedoc native (Lengadocian?), Guillaume can give us some additional insight on this spectacular region and its wine history.

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!


Portuguese Wine Tasting (Non-Port) Event

Portugeuse Wine Tasting Event

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

5:30 pm & 7 pm

Join us, Wednesday, August 2, 2017 as we taste our way through some great representations of what Portugal has to offer outside of the more well known Port wine.

We will be tasting during two different sessions 5:30 pm & 7 pm.  As per usual, our own John Johnson will be leading the tasting as we discover some wines (& grapes) that you may or may not be familiar with.

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!