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Seeing (Spanish) Reds

Hola! This Tuesday Tasting we take a tour of Spain, trying out 3 flavorful, full-bodied reds that will be sure to warm your spirits in this cold spell. Capcanes Mas Donis – This highly rated “baby Priorat” from just outside of Barcelona combines old-vine Grenache…

Bubbles Blow Out!

As we close in on the new year, this Tuesday Tasting is all about the bubbles as we try 3 classic sparkling Bruts from around the world that are made in the traditional méthode champenoise (fermented in the bottle like Champagne), but without the accompanying…

Don’t Cry for Me Argentina

Actually we hope this Tuesday Tasting featuring 3 highly ranked Argentinian reds, including a fun new blend fresh to the U.S. market, will leave you with more smiles than tears. Featuring: Ji Ji Ji (Pronounced “Hee Hee Hee”)—This unique blend of Malbec and Pinot Noir…

Groundbreaking Cabs

With all the construction and earth-shaking going on outside Firehouse these days, we thought it would be fun to taste some “groundbreaking” cabs that we hope will rock your world! Kidding aside, these are 3 of the top-ranked and best selling cabs in the Gulf…

Winter Whites

As cooler weather begins to kick in, this Tuesday Tasting we try three full-bodied California whites that are rich enough to complement heavier meals and cooler climes while still providing a refreshing sip of “sunshine in a bottle”. Pine Ridge Chenin Blanc-Viognier—We fell in love…