In the past,
wine-lovers searching for that perfect bottle of wine needed to visit
their local beer & liquor store. As America's fascination with wine
has grown, so has the wine industry. As more and more wineries crop up
from coast to coast, so do wine retailers. Wine lovers have more choices
than ever when it comes to where they can buy their favorite bottle of
red wine. Wine shops, wine stores, wine cellars, and other gourmet or
specialty wine shops often feature a much larger wine selection than standard
liquor stores. Additionally, the staff in these wine shops are quite often
well versed in the world of wine, which means that while you're picking
up yor favorite red, they may be able to recommend a wonderful new white
wine to accompany that seafood dinner you're cooking then next night.
Some shops even come staffed with sommeliers or wine experts who will
be happy to share their picks for great wines and well as their knowledge.
Need another reason to visit one of these great wine retailers? How about
wine tasting events! Yes, some of these great wine shops host wine tastings
or events where local, national, and international wines are featured.
These events are can be fun, intimate, informative, and delicious. In
our state wine shop listings, Wine Bar Wineries strives to feature wine
shops, wine cellars, wine stores, gourmet wine and wine specialty shops
first and foremost. And of those, we always prefer to list independently
owned retailers over major chains, Only in instances where we were unable
to specifically locate a "wine store" did we list any general
liquor stores. So pick a state on the map above and find a wine retailer