april’s malt of the month

Strathmill 1992 Vintage, 16 year old Single Malt Scotch (Signatory) If the late great Michael Jackson (the whisky writer, not the other one!) were here today, he would proclaim that at the conclusion of a good meal and just before the desert cart is rolled out that, a drop of Strathmill should be poured. It […]

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top 10 wines for spring

One of the great pleasures –and occasionally curses – of living in the Midwest is the changing of the seasons and the change of activities and moods that follow. Who doesn’t love that first seasonal sip of hot cocoa when the old-man winter blows his first blast of chilly air? And who among us isn’t […]

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confessions of a….

I have a confession – I’m a Moscato Drinker! Yep, there you have it, I drink Moscato, but I am not the only one. Moscato sales have soared with an astounding 70% increase in 2011. Originally Moscato was that little wine in the Italian restaurant you’d start your evening with, but now you can find […]

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the irishman’s inside scoop…

Woodford Reserves Double Oaked should be sitting our shelves by the time you read this. This is the much anticipated creation from Woodford’s Master Distiller Chris Morris. Chris set about to create a big brother to parent company Brown-Forman’s flagship brand, Woodford Reserve Bourbon. In essence the Double Oak is comprised of regularly aged Woodford […]

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world whisky day – the aftermath…

I reckon that there were a few sore heads on Wednesday morning, given that a few cars were left in our car park when I was leaving late on Tuesday night! World Whisky Day arrived after months of anticipation from enthusiasts the world over.  Vine & Table was flying the Indiana flag by hosting our […]

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April Pick 24

Spring is officially finally here, YAY! To celebrate I have brought in a couple of fun new wines starting with a bubbly Voveti Prosecco. Vovetti meaning ‘to promise’ is a nice bracing Prosecco that offers vibrant fruit and refreshing bubbles. This month we are starting the season off right with a couple of beautiful Austrian […]

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world whisky day

Ladies and Gentlemen, we are almost upon the first inaugural World Whisky Day which will be held at our store on Tuesday, 27th March at 5:30pm. Our event coincides with events all across the world so I hope you will join us as we pay tribute to balls of malt, bottles of bourbon and everything […]

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patio pounders!

Since spring decided to show up a little early this year, and the weather has been getting so warm that the trees have been whistling for dogs, it’s high time to change up the contents of the beer fridge.   If you are like me, when the weather is this nice and “beer:30” seems to beckon […]

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