Upcoming tastings and events
Wednesday, July 18th | 4:30-6:30 pm
Join Jeanne Cabral, Director of Sales & Marketing, as she pours and discusses the incredible wines of Heitz Cellars. Heitz Wine Cellars has played a significant role in the history of Napa Valley winemaking since 1961. (Pre-paid reservations required.)
Saturday, July 21st | 12-5 pm
David Phinney, a wine genius by most accounts, founded Orin Swift. His wines quickly became some of the most sought after wines in the market. Taste 4 of his cult status creations. (Pre-paid reservations required.)
Friday, July 27th | 5-7 pm
Back by popular demand! Sample 8 Rose wines from all over the world. Discover why this style of wine has become so popular. (Pre-paid reservations required.)
Saturday, July 28th | 12-5 pm
Taste 4 extremely limited 2012 Library Offerings from the renowned Calera Winery. "Calera is one of the most compelling Pinot Noir specialists of not only the New World, but of Planet Earth." - Robert Parker. (Pre-paid reservations required.)
Saturday, August 4th | 12-5 pm
Taste 4 wines from the slopes of Montalcino in Tuscany. Brunello translates roughly as 'little dark one', and is the local name for Sangiovese Grosso, the large-berried form of Sangiovese which grows in the area. (Pre-paid reservations required.)
Friday, August 10th | 6-8 pm
Back by popular demand! 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, that we think pair best with this dish. You get to taste and compare these wines and decide on your own favorite pairing. (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.
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 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 and $1 per taste.
Friday, July 6th, and Friday July 20th, 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.