The wine program at The Cork Stop consists of dedicated efforts and time spent sourcing wines from smaller wine producers around the world that have a passion for what they do. We believe in wines that are produced with very little intervention and no chemicals, that truly show the character of the wine from its designated area. Most selections, might not be familiar to you, but we make sure we taste every wine before we feel that it has a fit with our approach. There are so many wonderful wines being produced all of the world, and we want to make it a point to bring it here to The Cork Stop for you to enjoy
Our selections and offerings rotate according to the season and availability. We are here to entice you and let your palate explore and venture off outside of your comfort zone.
This Month’s Wine Features
Prosecco, LaMarca, Italy
Lively and Fresh. This sparkling wine from the Veneto of Italy, has a delicate bouquet with fruity aromas and notes of apple. Great for sipping with your lunch or kicking off the night. $16.99
Chardonnay, Bread & Butter, Napa, CA
Medium bodied, nicely balanced with an essence of butteriness and creaminess. Ripe tropical fruit with a pleasant finish. $15.99
Cabernet Sauvignon, Scotto Cellars, Lodi, CA
This fine Cabernet is produced from one of the oldest wine making families in California. The Scotto’s, who are 5th generation winemakers hailing from Italy, have been producing wines since the early 60s in the USA. This wine is a great expression of Cabernet and delivers value. It’s a great everyday drinking selection that offers an abundance of dark berry flavors, firmness, and a long finish. $14.99
CAVA, DIBON RESERVE, SPAIN
An excellent values for those of you looking for an alternative to French Champagne.
Lemon/lime, crushed rock, and white currant notes are present in this crisp, elegant, refreshing, zesty, dry sparkler from Spain. Hints of wheat and brioche add complexity. $14.99
SAUVINGNON BLANC, LA POULE BLANCHE, SASHA LICHINE, FRANCE
Fruity nose of peach, grapefruit, bananas and mango. A well balanced everyday drinking white wine.
This wine combines the best of French wine making know-how with modern wine making technology. Oak ageing for 20%. Fruity nose of peach, grapefruit, bananas and mango. A well balanced everyday drinking white wine. Ideal with a rocket and Parmesan salad or seafood linguine. Serve chilled at 12°C. A side order of Louis Jordan’s Jumpin’ Jive complete the scene, “there ain’t nobody here but us chickens”. $12.99
PINOT GRIGIO, SANTI WINERY, FRUILI
Quality estate grown Pinot Grigio is hard to find. When wine is made by the same people who grow the grapes, it makes all the difference. This Pinot Grigio is clean, quietly fruit and dry with refreshing citrus on the finish.
Pairs perfectly with our Greek or Caesar salads. $14.99
SAUVIGNON BLANC, LITTLE SHEEP, NEW ZEALAND
This is a classic New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc. It showcases great aromatics of citrus fruit, gooseberries, and passionate fruit. Packed with juicy ripe fruits, this wine has great minerality and a long crisp finish.
Pairs nicely with our chicken veggie melt wraps or any of salads with grill chicken. $12.99
VINHO VERDE, RAZA, PORTUGAL
Great wine when hosting a party or just mellowing out during a quiet evening. This white wine is blended with local grapes from Portugal and is fresh and fruity, and with a pleasant finish.
Pairs nicely with just about anything. $11.99
ROSE, LE PETIT BALTHAZAR, FRANCE
This is what dry rose should be. Crisp, refreshing, and light. Great patio sipper or even better while snacking. $12.99
MONTELUPCIANO D’ABRUZZO, PIANORO, ITALY
Classic representation of Sangiovese. Aromas of berry fruits, light bodied with a soft and smooth finish.
Pairs wonderfully with our cheese pizza. $11.99
PINOT NOIR, HARLOW RIDGE, LODI, CA
An enchanting red hue introduces a wine with splendid character. Notes of black cherry, plum, and strawberry yield to a finish that combines the flavors of clove, toffee, and vanilla with the texture of gentle tannins. $11.99
RED BLEND, LE COQ ROUGE, SASHA LICHINE, FRANCE
When it comes to value, nothing beats this blend of Cabernet, Merlot, Syrah, and Grenache from the southern France. A delicious alternative to more expensive Rhone reds.
It packs plenty of rich fruit, soft tannins, and a spiciness that makes it a top choice to pair with our famous steak tips. $11.50 or 2 for $19.99
CABERNET SAUVIGNON, CHATEAU ST. MICHELE, WASHINGTON STATE
Washington State is producing excellent Cabernet, and Chateau St. Michele famously offers the best value.
A hue of deep plum, this bold Cabernet Sauvignon has aromas of pomegranate, blackberry, cedar and white pepper evolving to flavors of clove, black cherry and chocolate with firm tannins, concentrated spice notes.
Drinks wonderfully with our steak tip dinner, souvlaki subs, or any of our calzones. $17.99
MALBEC, LA LINDA, ARGENTINA
Expressive! Deep in color, with ripe and fruity aromas of plum and cherry with just a hint of chocolate. Full-bodied with velvety and mature tannins.
This malbec drinks at a great value and pairs great with our steak tip veggie melt or steak bombs. $14.99
Dogfish 60 minute IPA – $12.99
Founders All Day IPA – $12.99
Troeg’s Perpetual IPA – $11.99
Lagunitas IPA – $10.99
Left Handed Milk Stout – $12.99
Allagash White 4-pack – $10.99
Newbury Port Belgium White – $10.99
Boulevard Tank 7, 4-pack – $12.99
Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale, 4-pack – $13.99