Scarpetta

We recently had lunch with Bobby Stuckey and tasted Scarpetta Wines, made in Italy by Bobby and his partner Lachlan Mackinnon...

by - September 19, 2014

Flowers Vineyard & Winery

In 1989, Walt and Joan Flowers purchased 321 acres high above the Pacific Ocean on the northern, “extreme” Sonoma Coast, and...

by - September 19, 2014

Rosé Wine of the Month

2013 Domaine Sainte-Eugénie Rosé, Corbières, France, $13.99/Sale $11.99: Sainte-Eugénie has been one of our favorite rosé’s for several years running. Mostly...

by - September 19, 2014

Red Wine of the Month

2012 Verso Rosso, Salento, Italy, $13.99/Sale $10.99: This comes from the Small Vineyards portfolio, which only includes wines that are from...

by - September 19, 2014

New Releases from Paradox Beer Company

Cerveza Provisional, $12.49: Farmhouse Provisional Ale refermented and aged in Anejo Tequila barrels with limes, Telicherry peppercorns, and Red Rock salt....

by - May 2, 2014

Valentine’s Day Beer Dinner with Crooked Stave

This should be a night to remember with Crooked Stave and Brewers Republic. Here is the info from Brewers Republic: Need...

by - February 3, 2014

Cellar Releases

We’ve begun to dig into the beer cellar here at Coaltrian as you may have noticed with some of our gift...

by - December 20, 2013

Cider and Beers

J.K.’s Cuvée Winterruption Farmhouse Hard Cider, $7.99/Christmas Sale $6.99: This organic cider has maple and apple on the nose with hints...

by - December 5, 2013

Summer Cocktail Recipes

Caipirinha In honor of the World Cup, the national drink of Brazil is a refreshing addition to your summer entertaining. Made...

by - July 14, 2014

Featured Spirits

Maestro Doebel Tequila Reposado, Mexico, $35.99: A wonderful blend of reposado, anejo and extra anejo tequilas, this clear spirit is filtered...

by - May 2, 2014

Holiday Spirits

Whether you’re purchasing a special bottle as a gift or sharing a fine spirit with friends or family, Coaltrain has you...

by - December 5, 2013

The World’s Finest Rum, Ron Zacapa From Guatemala

Zacapa is not one of Guatemala’s most romantic towns. It’s hot, dusty, stuffed with loud, belching traffic and inhabited by dogs...

by - June 11, 2013

Mikkeller Barrel Aged Beer

We just reached deep into the cellar and retrieved an awesome set of Mikkeller Barrel-aged stouts. The base beer is the...

by - January 31, 2014

Holiday Gift Packs

Looking for a gift for that hard to buy for beer drinker/ collector? We’ve got you covered. Check out these rare...

by - December 20, 2013

Trinity Merle, Saison Nocturnum

Trinity’s Merle, Saison Nocturnum is another member of the new family of strong Belgian ales known as “Super Saisons.” The reference,...

by - November 16, 2013

Odell Fernet Aged Porter

Over the past year, Odell Brewing Company has collected empty Fernet barrels from their friends at Leopold Bros. Distillery. Their distinct...

by - November 7, 2013

Rosé Wine of the Month

2013 Domaine Sainte-Eugénie Rosé, Corbières, France, $13.99/Sale $11.99: Sainte-Eugénie has been one of our favorite rosé’s for several years running. Mostly...

by - September 19, 2014

Red Wine of the Month

2012 Verso Rosso, Salento, Italy, $13.99/Sale $10.99: This comes from the Small Vineyards portfolio, which only includes wines that are from...

by - September 19, 2014

White Wine of the Month

2013 Château de Paraza Minervois Blanc, Languedoc, France, $13.99/Sale $11.99: We had the pleasure of tasting the wines from Château de...

by - September 19, 2014