Wine Tasting: Mise

“The art and joy of Real Wine. Sustainable, Hand-Crafted & Curated.

Mise is a Massachusetts wine importer and distributor dedicated to real wine; hand-picked selections from producers who craft wines with properly grown grapes using traditional methods and eschewing manipulation. Every case of wine is curated, it will always be shipped via temperature control, and will arrive direct from the grower’s cellar to our warehouse in Newton. Each wine is chosen for Massachusetts, and represents to the end customer the highest ratio of quality to value.”

By | 2017-07-19T16:27:17+00:00 July 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Wine Tasting: Masciarelli Wine Co.

Founded in 1987 by Nicola Masciarelli, Masciarelli Wine Co. is “…a family-owned business focused on importing and distributing only the finest quality artisanal limited-production wines…Masciarelli Wine Company strives to deal directly with the winery whenever possible and seek out small estates producing high-quality wines that would be overlooked in larger brand-driven portfolios…”

By | 2017-07-19T16:30:34+00:00 July 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Beer Tasting: Element Brewing Co.

Millers Falls, Mass.-based Element Brewing Co. is a fantastic local brewery. As they describe themselves: “…our passion is in the art and science that makes great beer possible…science and art are our inspiration, philosophy and methodology for studying, testing and advancing beer drinkers experience – in the bar and at home.”


By | 2017-06-28T13:36:38+00:00 July 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Wine Tasting: Mucci Imports

From the website: “Mucci Imports is a young start up whose focus is on the promotion of indigenous Italian varietals from up and down the “boot.” We focus on small, family owned wineries who are dedicated to cultivating grape varietals that have existed since Greek or Roman times. These wineries don’t have vineyards full of international varietals but local grapes unique to their region.”

By | 2017-06-14T13:08:56+00:00 June 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Wine Tasting: Charles River Wine Company

Get ready for summer, ’cause we are introducing top-tier wine…in a CAN! Yep, you heard that right; now you can take red, white or rose wines where you can’t bring glass bottles: beach, poolside, hiking, etc. This is premium wine from California, including the Central Coast and Paso Robles!. Come in and try it, and take a can or a 4-pack to go!

Charles River Wine Company is a Massachusetts-based specialty import company and wholesale distributor of fine wines. We import wines from most of the major wine producing regions, as well as working with other wine importers and quality-focused wineries in the United States.

By | 2017-06-14T13:01:22+00:00 June 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Wine Tasting: Gilbert Distributors

Gilbert Distributors is a boutique distributor of fine wines in Massachusetts that specializes in the central coast region of California, particularly the area surrounding Paso Robles (but their wine list includes an exceptional international portfolio!).

“Our company is small, and our attention focused. We are excited by the quality and style of wines from the central coast region, and are motivated to make them available to others throughout the state of Massachusetts.”

By | 2017-06-08T12:07:00+00:00 June 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Wine Tasting: Aaronap Cellars

Westford, Mass.-based Aaronap Cellars is a micro-winery focusing on small-volume, innovative, artisanal wines from the best vineyards and orchards in New England and beyond. Winemaker Noel Powell seeks to combine his passions for art and history, a scientific background, and his knowledge of traditional winemaking methods to produce unique wines not found elsewhere in Massachusetts.

By | 2017-06-07T15:24:32+00:00 June 9th, 2017|0 Comments