Wine & Sign with Joseph Carr and Howie Carr
On Saturday, December 14th, 2013 we are welcoming two local influential figures to our store, WRKO’s radio legend Howie Carr and California wine maker Joseph Carr for a Wine and Sign event. From 4:00PM to 6:00PM you are invited to mingle, get a taste Joseph Carr and Josh Cellars wines and get their own copy of Howie Carr’s newest book signed by the author himself
Radio personality Howie Carr, known for his groundbreaking political exposés on radio and television, is also recognized for his New York Times bestselling books on the notorious underground New England mafia. With the purchase of a t-shirt ($20) you will receive a copy of Howie Carr’s brand new book Ratman : The Trial and Conviction of Whitey Bulger. They will then get yourbook personally signed by Howie Carr (and even get a photo if you choose).
That’s not all, you will also get to sample vinos crafted by the critically acclaimed wine maker, and owner of Joseph Carr Vineyards and Josh Cellars, Joseph Carr. Carr will be there to sample the wines, answer questions and even sign bottles of wine. New York Times writer Eric Asimov proclaimed Joseph Carr to be “a producer to watch,” and put his wines alongside the likes of Far Niente, Clos du Val, Heitz, Grgich Hills and Rubicon. Joseph Carr works with small estate growers to produce handcrafted boutique wines that are sophisticated yet approachable
This afternoon of rubbing elbows with local legends is not one to be missed. Tasting is complimentary, and walk-ins are always welcome.
**The special offer for Saturday will be: purchase a t-shirt for $20. and receive a free book. Any other books purchased after the initial one is $10. Available books Ratman, Rifleman , and Hard Knocks. All in hard cover.
Gift Giving Wines
Have that person on your list that you just can’t seem to find a gift for? What about the friend who seems to have it all? We can help you with that. We’ll be sampling wines that are the perfect gifts to give friends & family. We’ll help you find a unique blend, a classic favorite or for the ultimate ‘wow” factor, a one-of-a-kind large format wine (they won’t be able to find these anywhere else!)
Whatever the case, we’ll be sure you leave this tasting with a few more names crossed off your to-do list!
Whether getting cozy by the fire with loved ones on Christmas Eve or toasting to the new year, nothing says holiday cheer better than the perfect glass of wine. This Saturday we will be hand picking our favorite wines for all of the upcoming holiday events. Don’t miss this festive annual tasting that will be sure to put everyone in the holiday spirit!