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Affentaler Pinot Noir

We’d like to recommend a wine, we’ve added to our wine selection:
Affentaler Spatburgunder – a German Pinot Noir from the Baden region. The wine presents a perfect interplay of fruit, tannins and a delicate, balanced sweetness. It pairs well with heavy pasta dishes, beef and veal.
Besides the bottle having a fun design, the story behind the name “Affental” is even more interesting.
Affental means Monkey Valley, but don’t think there are any monkeys residing in Germany’s wine regions. The name comes from the Cistercian monks who first began cultivating Pinot Noir there over 700 years ago. They built a chapel near the vineyards and their cries of “Ave Maria” led the locals to call it the Ave Tal (Ave Valley). Over time this mutated into “Affental.”
Glass $12/ Bottle $42

March 12, 2021 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , | Leave a comment

Exciting new wine list

Dear guests,

please note we have made a few changes to our beer and wine selection as newer wines became available. We are excited to introduce some very special and popular wines from Germany and Austria.  Please ask your server for a recommendation.

We are also excited to introduce a tasty non-alcoholic Erdinger Wheat Beer.

Please see our selection >> here

February 12, 2015 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , | Leave a comment

Last minute Father’s Day gift idea

Still looking for that special Father’s Day gift idea? How about a set of hand-etched German wine glasses?

These classic “Roemer Glasses” imported from Germany have delicately etched grape designs on the glass atop of traditional green stems. They are dishwasher safe.

A set of 6 is $70 and a set of 2 is $25. Call 502-899-7177 if you want to purchase some before 6pm when we open.  Limited quantities available.

wine Glass

June 14, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , | Leave a comment

The Perfect Gift for the Wine Lover

roemer glasses

December 5, 2013 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , | Leave a comment

   

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