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Specialty Stores: HighCraft Beer Market

Cary, NC – With the explosion in North Carolina breweries in the past 5-10 years, on top of the microbrewing movement across the United States, there are more options than ever for beer lovers. And anyone looking to try these beers, from kegs to small batch bottles, should start their search at HighCraft Beer Market off of NC-55. Read more

Specialty Stores: CapriFlavors

Morrisville, NC – Italian cooking is one of the most popular cuisines around the world, often associated with big family gatherings and full-bodied flavors. And for anyone looking for authentic Italian foods or looking to learn authentic Italian cooking, CapriFlavors has to be on your radar. Read more

Guide to Wine in Cary

Cary, NC — Whether you prefer red wines or white, one winery and a handful of markets in Cary carry anything you’d need. Read more

Beaujolais Festival Returns To Cary

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The 8th annual Beaujolais Wine Festival will take place Nov 14, 2014 at the Matthews House in Downtown Cary.

Cary, NC — Bienvenue à Beaujolais! It’s fall, the leaves are turning and the sweaters are coming out of the closet. That can only mean one thing: It’s time to enjoy some good wine, tasty French hors d’ouevres, and shop at a silent auction as part of the eighth annual Beaujolais Festival hosted by The Sister Cities Association of Cary. Read more

Chatham Hill Winery Opens in Downtown Cary

chatham hill wineryCary, NC – Chatham Hill Winery owner Jill Winkler calls the winery she and her husband operate an urban winery, and recently they made the bold move to relocate their operation into Cary’s Downtown. Read more

California Winemaker Visits Cary

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Story by Jamie Buning.

Cary, NC – A couple of weeks ago, Sip…A Wine Store in Cary hosted a wine tasting featuring Californian wines by LIOCO. It’s always nice to try something new and when a wine store invites the winemaker in for a tasting, you are in for a special treat. Read more

Wine Shop Rocks Their Winetasting

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Story and photos by Lindsey Chester.

Cary, NC – We stayed in town over the Holiday weekend, and I’m glad we did. Saturday, May 25, I stopped by Sip…A Wine Store for one of the season’s first great summer parking lot parties. Read more

Wines To Make Valentine’s Special in Cary

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Story by April Schlanger of Sip a Wine Store in Cary. Photo by C. Cania.

Cary, NC – When it comes to gifts, I agree that it’s the thought that counts.  At Sip, a thoughtful wine purchase earns you bonus points. Valentine’s Day is just around the corner so come in to rack up as many bonus points you can. Read more

Top 3 New Year’s Cocktails to Get That Party Started

Tom Collins cocktails are usually made with gin, but vodka works great too

Tom Collins cocktails are usually made with gin, but vodka works great too

Cary, NC- Are you hosting a New Year’s party and need a little pizzazz in the beverage department beyond the usual champagne, wine and beer? Try serving up something fizzy for your guests. Read more

You say Champagne, I say Sparkling!

 

Champagne picks for New Year’s 2012. Photo courtesy Sip A Wine Store

Story by April Schlanger, owner of Sip…A Wine Store located in Preston Walk off Cary Parkway in Cary.

Bubbles can make us smile and laugh.  If you see bubbles in your glass it’s a sign that a great time lies ahead. With New Year’s Eve around the corner, we asked April for her take on some current favorites. Read more