Events

As always our regularly scheduled tastings are held on Thursday and Fridays from 5-8, and on Saturdays from 2-5 (UGSE) and 3-6 (UGCH). “UGCH” designates that the tasting is held at our Chestnut Hill store, while “UGSE” denotes the South End store.

If you’ve never been to a free tasting at UG (or even if you have!), watch the video below to see what makes our free tastings so fun and informative. 

 

28
May
CH
Chestnut Hill
Harborside Wines
Thursday, May 28, 2015, 5-8 PM

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Gina from Harborside features boutique wines from Napa, Sonoma and Provence!


28
May
SE
South End
Berkshire Mountain Distillers
Thursday, May 28, 2015, 5-8 PM

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Jennifer from Berkshire Mountain Distillers features locally made spirits perfect for summertime such as their pre-made Gin & Tonic, Ethereal Gin and Ragged Mountain Aged Rum.


29
May
CH
Chestnut Hill
Berkshire Mountain Distillers
Friday, May 29, 2015, 5-8 PM

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Jennifer from Berkshire Mountain Distillers features locally made spirits perfect for summertime such as their pre-made Gin & Tonic, Ethereal Gin and Ragged Mountain Aged Rum.


29
May
SE
South End
Privateer Rum; The Spirit of Ipswich
Friday, May 29, 2015, 5-8 PM

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Join Jay of Privateer Rum of Ipswich, MA. as he samples the Silver Reserve Rum and Aged True American Rum. Jay will also be featuring refreshing summer rum cocktails!


30
May
CH
Chestnut Hill
UGCH Summer Staff Picks!
Saturday, May 30, 2015, 2-5 PM

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The staff of UGCH showcases their favorite selections of summer including Rose, summer brews and bubbles!


30
May
SE
South End
Boutique Wines from Around the World!
Saturday, May 30, 2015, 2-5 PM

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Andrew from Horizon Beverage features summer selections such as Acrobat Pinot Noir Rose, Carpineto Sangiovese Rose, and Nita Priorat! 


04
June
CH
Chestnut Hill
Ruby Wines Selections
Thursday, June 04, 2015, 5-8 PM

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Brett from Ruby Wines showcases some favorite warm-weather wines from around the world!


04
June
SE
South End
AP Wine Imports
Thursday, June 04, 2015, 5-8 PM

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Join Tim Gunderman as he samples new wines from some of Italy's most prized regions and France's Loire and Rhone Valleys!


05
June
CH
Chestnut Hill
Idle Hands Craft Ales
Friday, June 05, 2015, 5-8 PM

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Based in Everett, Massachusetts, Idle Hands Craft Ales is the Boston area’s first “nanobrewery." Chris will be pouring uniquely crafted, delicious ales that are Belgian-inspired with a new world twist!


05
June
SE
South End
Caledonia Spirits: Proving Your Spirit Animal is Honey-Based
Friday, June 05, 2015, 5-8 PM

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Jessy Loo of Vermont-based Caledonia Spirits pours Barr Hill's distinctive honey-based gin and vodka!


06
June
CH
Chestnut Hill
“Wines to Thai For!!!” June Urban Sampler
Saturday, June 06, 2015, 2-5 PM

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We’ve got you covered with four fantastic Thai food-friendly wines that will be super “appethaizing” with your next meal!


06
June
SE
South End
“Wines to Thai For!!!” June Urban Sampler
Saturday, June 06, 2015, 2-5 PM

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We’ve got you covered with four fantastic Thai food-friendly wines that will be super “appethaizing” with your next meal!


11
June
CH
Chestnut Hill
Summer Lovin’: Privateer Rum
Thursday, June 11, 2015, 5-8 PM

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Join Jay of Privateer Rum from Ipswich, MA as he samples the Silver Reserve Rum and Aged True American Rum. Jay will also be featuring refreshing summer rum cocktails


11
June
SE
South End
Charles River Wine Company
Thursday, June 11, 2015, 5-8 PM

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Arik from Importer/Distributor, Charles River Wine Company will be featuring a stellar line-up of wines from California to Provence's AIX Rosé to name a few!


12
June
CH
Chestnut Hill
AP Wine Imports
Friday, June 12, 2015, 5-8 PM

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Join Tim Gunderman as he samples new wines from Italy's most prized regions and France's Loire and Rhone Valleys!


12
June
SE
South End
Boutique Wines from Vineyard Road
Friday, June 12, 2015, 5-8 PM

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Nick from Vineyard Road will be featuring marvelous selections like Corvidae Ravenna Riesling, O’Reilly’s Pinot Noir and Sharecropper’s Cabernet among others!


13
June
CH
Chestnut Hill
Small Batch Spirits with GrandTen Distilling
Saturday, June 13, 2015, 2-5 PM

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With a mission to satisfy savvy New England cocktail drinkers, Southie-based GrandTen Distilling features their flagship product, Wire Works American Gin, as well as Medford Aged Rum and South Boston Irish Whiskey!