Evening Reading – Upcoming Events at the Caviste

November 29, 2018

Hello from The Caviste, I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving weekend.  Although sunny, it has gotten cooler and red wines are really hitting their stride now. We have some more great tastings lined up in the store, so be sure to join us soon, the first is tomorrow. Upcoming In Store Tastings We have […]

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Holiday Delivery 

November 21, 2018

For the Holidays we are going to be offering delivery on wine purchases of a case or more.  So, if you need to stock up for the party but are running short on time, let us help!  Call or email the store for more details. (Common sense says this will be within a certain range of Winston-Salem, but […]

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Holiday Gift Idea – #1 – Stocking Stuffers

November 21, 2018

For the holidays we have some great stocking stuffer ideas but also items that may come in handy next week for Thanksgiving, delicious beans and/or artisinal pasta.  We regularly stock a wide range of Ranch Gordo beans.  If you haven’t tried them, it is hard to understand just how delicious they are.  They are simple to […]

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Thanksgiving Wine Selections

November 21, 2018

Thanksgiving Wine Selections  At Thanksgiving, we have so many different foods and food preparations on the table, it can be hard to find a single wine to choose.  In situations like this, Beaujolais really shines.  In fact, few wines work better than Beaujolais. For whites, consider this wonderful Sauvignon Blanc from the French region of […]

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Wine Offering: Faury Saint Joseph (Syrah)

October 10, 2018

As we head in to fall, oh I am wishing for cooler weather.  Not cold, just a little cooler to enjoy grilling without sweating.  Anyway, I digress! As the weather cools and the holidays approach, I love a nice bottle of Syrah.  I enjoy the rich fruit notes, the deep brambly texture, just a hint […]

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World Class Wines of Saumur-Champigny

October 5, 2018

One of the top regions for Cabernet Franc is Saumur Champigny.  This region gained renown at the estate of Clos Rougeard and the Foccault brothers.  They and others in the region craft wines that show elegance and finesse that brings to mind fine red Burgundy.  Unfortunately, the Clos Rougeard wines are now highly allocated and […]

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Upcoming Tastings – Tomorrow & Next Thursday

August 1, 2018

Hello from The Caviste, I hope every one is having a good week and off to a good start for August.  Hard to believe but that must mean Fall is around the corner.  We’ve got two more great tastings lined up to help you explore the diverse and intriguing world of wine.  Plan on joining […]

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Closed July 4th and What Rosé We’ll Be Drinking on the Fourth of July!

July 4, 2018

We wanted to let you all know that we will be closed for the Fourth of July here at the Caviste! We will be open normal hours beginning again on Thursday. We are excited about getting to spend the day with friends and family, but wanted to let you know what we will be drinking […]

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While Russ is away…

June 28, 2018

Hi Everyone! After last week’s introduction and while Russ is away, I wanted to take the chance to introduce myself further by sharing some of my favorite wines in the store. One of my favorite aspects of being at The Caviste is the unique and delicious wines I am able to offer the Winston Salem […]

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Thierry Germain’s Cabernet Franc

June 14, 2018

Cabernet Franc is an often under appreciated grape in the wine world. Getting lost in the shadows of Pinot Noir and Cabernet Sauvignon this grape is a little more unassuming and few people realize the deep and elegantly delicious wines it can produce. If poorly handled it may sometimes show a slight vegetal side, in […]

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