The Wine Rack & Bourbon Bistro – Repeal Day Roll Out Featuring Maker’s Mark

Repeal Day Barrel Roll
Featuring Maker’s Mark &

• Wednesday, December 5th, 2018 • 4:30pm Meet Up • 5pm Departure

Please join us in celebrating the 85th Anniversary of the 21st Amendment: the end of Prohibition, in a fun and unique way!

Meet us here at The Wine Rack starting at 4:30pm where we’ll sample Maker’s Mark Cask Strength bourbon and Bourbon Bistro’s freshly delivered Maker’s Mark Private Select barrel as well!  Each attendee will receive one free sample of both of these delicious bourbons.

Then, at 5pm, John Johnson of Wine Rack, Jason Brauner of Bourbons, & the entire Bourbons Bistro gang will begin rolling Bourbon’s actual Private Select barrel down Frankfort Avenue with a parade of bourbon fans in tow, culminating in a celebration at Bourbons Bistro!

The celebration continues through the night in the Bourbons Bistro bar and dining room – with $1 well shots and $4 off appetizers all night long.


The Wine Rack Vintus Wine Tasting Event November 14, 2018

Vintus Wines
Italian Tasting Event
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
5:30 pm & 7 pm

Join us Wednesday, November 14, 2018 as we taste through a selection of 6 Italian Wines from Wine Enthusiast’s 2017 “Importer of the Year”, Vintus!  Our guest speaker will be non other than the illustrious Marc Caron, VP and National Sales Manager of Vintus.

As per our usual format,
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 time you prefer & how many will be attending.

Thanks & Hope to see you then!


The Wine Rack Chateau Ste Michelle Wine Tasting Event October 25, 2018

Chateau Ste Michelle Wine Tasting Event
Thursday, October 25, 2018
5:30 pm & 7 pm

Join us Thursday, October 25, 2018 as we taste through a selection of Washington State’s Chateau Ste Michelle wine portfolio.

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

We have a Very SPECIAL GUEST!

The energetic & charming, Mr. “Tim Sells Wine” Stratman, of Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits will be our guide as we taste through six wines from the second largest wine producing state in the U.S.  Hard to silence, The Wine Rack’s John Johnson will chime in as we travel through this sensory excursion.  Join us as we sip some tasty vino from WA State, a whole other wine country!

Beautiful photo of vinyard

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.

Thanks & Hope to see you then!


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.


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!