Upcoming tastings and events
Friday, June 28th | 5-7 pm
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Saturday, June 29th | 12-5 pm
Taste four older vintage Pinot Noirs from the birthplace of Pinot: Burgundy, France. This is a great way to understand why we cellar wine. (Pre-paid reservations required.)
Friday, July 12th | 6-8 pm
Join us for a casual Spanish-inspired dinner event here at The Wine Merchant. Our Chef Eric will be making Spain's most famous dish, Paella. We will be serving this along with 4 specially selected wines, 1 white, 1 rose, and 2 reds. (Pre-paid reservations required.)
Saturday, July 13th | 12-5 pm
Taste four Tempranillo based wines from Spain's famous and top producing wine region, Rioja. (Pre-paid reservations required.)
Saturday, July 20th | 12-5 pm
Taste and compare two Grenache-based wines from France, against two from Spain. (Pre-paid reservations required.)
Friday, July 26th | 5-7 pm
Taste six white and red wines from one of the world's oldest and best wine-producing countries. Spain is home to more vines than any other place on Earth. (Pre-paid reservations required.)
Saturday, July 27th | 12-5 pm
Taste and compare four incredible Cabernets from the famous Dunn Winery: two vintages from Napa Valley and two from Howell Mountain. (Pre-paid reservations required.)
Taste Before You Buy
Our Napa Technology WineStation, the first in Cincinnati, is a wine preservation and dispensing system where 16 different high-end wines are served at the ideal temperature and perfectly preserved for up to 60 days. Featuring 1, 2 or 4 ounce pours of ultra-premium, highly-rated and occasionally older vintage wines. Wines rotate on a regular basis so there's always something new to try. Always open.
Our daily tasting bar is the best way to explore new wines and Taste Before You Buy! Every day we select wines from our monthly features, and with around 8 bottles open on week days and up to 20 on the weekend, it's almost guaranteed that you will find something new to love. Wines rotate regularly. Our tasting bar is always open, except during our Friday Night Tastings. $1 per taste.
All day Saturday, July 6th, we will feature 2 Caymus wines from Napa Valley in our Ultimate WineStation. Caymus Vineyards produces two Cabernets Sauvignons – a Napa Valley and the venerable Special Selection. NEW VINTAGE! 2017 Caymus Cabrenet Sauvignon | 2015 Caymus Special Selection | Prices vary. No reservations required.
Every Wednesday from 4-7pm all pours in our WineStation are 1/2 off! Featuring 1, 2 or 4 ounce pours of ultra-premium, highly-rated wines. Wines rotate on a regular basis so there's always something new to try. Prices vary. No reservations required.
Our Small Plate Menu, created by our in-house chef, is available daily. - Cheese & Charcuterie Plate - Port Wine Cheese Dip - Crab Cakes with Sweet Chili Aioli - Warm Olive Plate - French Baked Brie - Mediterranean Flatbread - Italian Caprese Flatbread - Fig & Prosciutto Flatbread - Mediterranean Lamb Meatballs
Friday June 7th and Friday June 21st from 4-7pm all pours in our WineSation are 1/2 off! Featuring 1, 2 or 4 ounce pours of ultra-premium, highly-rated wines. Wines rotate on a regular basis so there's always something new to try. Prices vary. No reservations required.
Did you know you can select any wine from our shelves and we will open it for you to enjoy here, with NO corking fee? With over 2,000 different wines from all over the world we're sure you will find something new to love. Retail pricing and no corking fee.