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National Beer Day Weekend Sale!

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To celebrate the glorious occasion, Friday through Sunday, enjoy 10% OFF beer and beer accessories and an additional 10% OFF cases of beer (you know that means 20% off cases, right?).   The Brief History of National Beer Day Let’s travel back to the year 1933, the last year of prohibition. Two American politicians (we’ll call them heroes) by the names Pat Harrison and Thomas H. Cullen sponsored the Cullen-Harrison act, contending for the legal sale of beer with low alcohol content. On March 21st, it was enacted by congress and the next day signed by President Franklin D. Roosevelt...

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Shop for a CAUS

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Last week, Napa and Sonoma took over our social media to tell all their friends about our newly added pet products and to give you a sneak peek of a brand new line that supports pet rescue and adoption! Now it's time for the big reveal about how you there can be power in your purchase when you shop for a CAUS! In the last few years, the push towards using reusable stainless-steel tumblers has significantly increased. Not only because of their sheer convenience, but also as a response to the need to cut down on single use items. But what if I...

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NOW AVAILABLE - Gifts For Your Pets

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Who here is a pet lover? It’s no secret if you’ve seen our growlers or our Medmont Mercantile products that we have a huge obsession with our resident mascots, Napa and Sonoma (pictured above). While they can’t spend time at the store, we’re always finding a way to show our love for them and all the other beloved pets out there. So in classic Wine Gourmet fashion, we’re launching an entire PET section in the store! With alcohol themed toys and treats, just to name a few, your furry friend can finally join in on all the fun. Check out below some...

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10 Must-Have Items for Spring

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  The first day of spring might not be until next Wednesday but we’ve already switched gears for the sunshine and warm weather. Check out below some of the products we brought in for spring and favorites we’ve restocked!   Grow Gardens There are some of us out there with a natural green thumb and others who need it all laid out for us (hey, no shame). Regardless, there’s nothing more gratifying than growing your own ingredients for cocktail garnishes, pizza, salsa… without a garden or green thumb. The Backyard Safari Company was founded by a husband and wife team...

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How Women Gave the World Beer

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March is National Women’s History Month and March 8th is International Women’s Day - a day to celebrate the accomplishments of women everywhere. The brewing industry is often seen as a male-dominated world but did you know, the vast majority of ancient brewers were women? While it’s true that currently there’s room for growth in the percentage of female brewers, history is there to remind us that it was ancient women who first mastered the task. If you think back to what you may have learned about ancient civilizations and gender roles; men were the hunters and women the gatherers. While...

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