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The “Retour À L’école” Urban Sampler

Four great bottles of wine handpicked by our staff, always $50

We hate to be the bearer of bad news but, summer is over and it’s time to get back in the work, school, and life game. We’re softening the blow with a foursome of delicious French wines that that get us excited to “Retour À L’école,” i.e., head Back to School! Priced at just $50, these wines are fun enough for impromptu weekend roof deck parties, but also serious enough for fall flavors and cooler nights. And don’t worry, unlike white pants, rosé is still chic after Labor Day, so we’ve included a bottle for you to sip on during those rogue September scorchers.

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  • 12.13.18 Jackson Family Treasures 5-8 PM

    Ed from Jackson Family Wines stops by to pour a selection of their high-end offerings that are perfect for the holidays – both gifting and pairing to dinner! These always popular selections are sure to blow you away. 10% off the tasting wines from 5-8.

  • 12.13.18 Origin Spirits Tasting 5-8 PM

    The best stocking stuffer in town is a wonderful and unique bottle of spirits. Kate from Origin has some of the best to offer, and all you need to do is choose and put a bow on it! (And honestly, we’d be happy to do that part for you, just ask!)

  • 12.14.18 Christmas Cards From France 5-8 PM

    Gina from AP gives us a virtual postcard from France with her tasting of fantastic Christmas wines from regions all over the country. Perfect for gifting, there are some real gems in this group! 10% off tastings wines from 5-8.

  • 12.15.18 English Sparkling & Bordeaux 3-6 PM

    If you haven’t had English sparkling wine yet, now is your chance. We love these Champagne-esque wines and the energy they’ve infused into the market. Scott will also be pouring his favorite selections from Bordeaux. 10% off tasting wines from 3-6.

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There is nothing that UG owner TJ Douglas loves more than working with clients one-on-one. When he’s at the store he’s always swarmed with people looking for wine recs, but TJ is also available for private consultations – at no cost to you! Shoot him an email to learn more about how he can help you fill your wine cellar, set up a wine wedding registry, or build cases of new arrivals that get delivered on a regular basis. TJ is the wine concierge you’ve been waiting for!

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