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  • Superstar Standouts from the Extraordinary Tasting

    Last Wednesday a select group of tasters reviewed the 66 wines we presented at the Extraordinary Tasting. For those of you who missed the event (due to the snow?),we have some of the best sellers to report. Eberle Full Boar Red - $18.50Many of you remember this as a Wine Club wine back in 2015. The current version is a medium bodied wine, with juicy fruit flavors of cherry and blackberry,supple tannins and a hint of cola.   Read More...

  • Reviews from the 93 Point Tasting

    93 Point Wine TastingApril 15th, 2017Gallatin River Lodge   Another SOLD OUT event! This is an annual tasting event where we let our distributors (7 total) showcase their premium wines that have been reviewed and rated 93+ by accredited wine critics (Wine Enthusiast, Wine Spectator, Vinous, Robert Parker, James Suckling).We had over 55 wines from all over the world showcased - Everything from Nerello Mascalese, Brunello di Montalcino, Tempranillo, and Champagne! There was something for...  Read More...

  • 93 Point Tasting

    April 8th will be the date and the Gallatin River Lodge will be the venue for this year’s 93 Point Tasting. Many of you know the story of how this event came about, but I would like to tell the story one more time. About five or six years ago, one of our best customers came up to me after the November Grand Tasting and proposed doing a more upscale tasting.   Read More...

  • Best of Bozeman! Bozeman's Choice!

    We did it again! Two years in a row we are Bozeman's Choice Wine Retailer! Thank you to our loyal customers for your votes! We look forward to another successful year!  Read More...

  • Craft Beer Cellar + Wine Gallery Tasting

      Craft Beer + Wine Gallery Fall Tasting Worldwide, 20,000 brands of beer are brewed in 180 styles, from ales, to lagers, pilsners, and stouts to bitters, cream ales and iced beers. The number of US breweries passed the 4,000 mark in September. That is the highest number since 1873.    If we were to bet, we would say +/- 200,000 wine labels are available in the USA at any given moment, counting multiple vintages of the same wines as one label.  Read More...

  • Extraordinary Wine Tasting

       Extraordinary Wine Tasting This is starting to turn into an annual event for us… Always a treat when George’s Distributing hosts their “Spring Tour Tasting” for the trade. This is the season where winemakers and winery/import reps are in town to show off their wines to the trade, so we invited a selection of them to take part in a consumer tasting. This year we hosted the tasing at the Baxter Hotel.  Read More...