A new year means new happenings for the Bay Ridge Wine and Spirits wine department!

2012 Worthy, “Sophia’s Cuvee” Cabernet Sauvignon

A Worthy Sale!! For the month of March we decided to feature an old friend! Worthy, Sophia’s Cuvee has always been a staff and customer favorite and for a good reason. Year after year Worthy has over delivered, giving us high quality Napa Valley Cabernet dominated blends in a price point under $30. The new 2012 vintage certainly does not disappoint and is a great reminder of why we do so well with this wine vintage after vintage.

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2010 Château Chantelys

W.O.M. 91-Point Bordeaux from the Incredible 2010 Vintage

The 2010 vintage in Bordeaux has been one of the most recognized vintages in the history of the region. Known for wines with bright aromatics, well integrated tannins, and beautiful vigor, when we can find them in a reasonable price point we scoop them up. During the month of February we will be featuring one

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2012 Ruffino, Modus “Super Tuscan”

W.O.M. 94-Point Super Tuscan for Under $20

2017 has begun and we are bringing it in with a bang! All month we will be featuring Ruffino’s Modus Super Tuscan, an incredible value coming in under $20 and perfect for your winter cuisine. Cheers! 2012 Ruffino, Modus “Super Tuscan” Tuscany, Italy 94 Points, James Suckling: “A silky and refined red with currant, berry,

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W.O.M. 91-Point Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon Under $25!

We are ending 2016 with a bang! Our wine team wanted to find a wine that would be perfect for gifting, drinking with dinner, or enjoying with family and friends. Want to impress your snooty wine friend coming into town? Why not pour Napa Valley Cabernet…best part…you only paid $21 (but they don’t have to

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W.O.M. A Rare Napa Valley Varietal Perfect for Entertaining

For the month of November we wanted to feature a wine that is friendly enough to pair with food but also drinkable on its own. We are also excited because this winemaker, Rory Williams, is a graduate of Annapolis’ very own St. Johns College. Rory Williams is also the son of John Williams, founder of

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W.O.M. for October: 2001 Grand Reserva Rioja… Hello, No Brainer!

Fall is here! Bring on the falling leaves, cool breezes, and fire pits. As the season changes so does the fare. Our wine team is looking forward to roasted lamb, hearty stews, and roasted root vegetables. Keeping with WOM tradition we have the perfect wine to pair with your favorite fall dishes. Faustino’s 2001 Gran

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W.O.M. Limited Release Viognier, Juicy White Wine to Cool You Off!

It’s August and it is HOT! We have been on the hunt for a white wine, no oak, fresh and tasty to cool you off. This month we are featuring a delicious Viognier from staff and customer favorite, Rhone producer, Grand Veneur. Their 2015 “Blanc De Viognier” is a limited one time release that is

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W.O.M. Red, White and Rosé – Three Wines for the Month of July!

For July we have not one… not two… but THREE WOM selections. In the spirit of Independence Day we have selected a Red, White, AND Rosé! (Yes, they make blue wine, but you will be thankful we did not choose it!) 91 Point, Napa Valley Zinfandel! 2014 Neyers, Vista Luna Borden Ranch Zinfandel Napa Valley,

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W.O.M. 90-Point 2009 Bordeaux for Under $25!

Bordeaux is consistently a staff and customer favorite… especially those from the ripe and highly acclaimed 2009 vintage. This month we have a steal at 90 points, great vintage, and under $25. Get it while it lasts! 2009 Chateau Larose Perganson Haut-Medoc, Bordeaux 90 Points, The Wine Advocate: “A sleeper of the vintage and impressive

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W.O.M. 92-Point Juicy Argentinian Cabernet Franc

That’s right… Argentina does make something other than Malbec! More and more Cabernet Franc is coming out of this growing region and they are delicious. Try this beauty all month long while it’s on sale! 2011 El Enemigo, Cabernet Franc Mendoza, Argentina 92 Points, The Wine Advocate: “The 2011 El Enemigo Cabernet Franc is a

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WOM: 92-Point Baby Châteauneuf-du-Pape for Spring Dining!

For April’s wine of the month, we wanted to find something that would pair with our favorite spring cuisine and be able to be enjoyed by just about anyone. Think roasted lamb and savory herbs with grilled ramps, glazed pork tenderloin with fresh plums, or barbeque salmon with garlicky asparagus. Now serve with a juicy,

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W.O.M.: An Expressive Red from Mendoza… and It’s Not a Malbec!

Argentina’s Cabs seem to take a backseat to Malbec in the U.S. market but this wine shows that Mendoza is not only about Malbec. For the month of March, we’re offering up a fine example the power and elegance of Argentina’s other big red. 2012 Angulo Innocenti Cabernet Sauvignon  La Consulta, Mendoza, Argentina It has

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