Events & Tastings

Check back often to find out about our weekly open house tastings, as well as special events and wine dinners!

  • 5.28tasting_lo_res Paso Robles TastingSunday, May 28 1 to 4pm At the Bar Sunday we’re featuring two delicious wines from Paso Robles, a Central Coast appellation between San Francisco and Los Angeles. Paso is quickly becoming one of California’s premiere regions for both Bordeaux and Rhone varietals, and this...

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  • 5.27tasting_lo_res Wines of the World TastingSaturday, May 27 12 to 4pm In our Event Space Join us for a BIG tasting of wines from around the world, with a special highlight on incredible values from Portugal! Table One: Wines of the World NV Gruet Blanc de Blancs “Sauvage,” New Mexico...

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  • 5.21tasting_lo_res Oregon Pinot TastingSunday, May 21 1 to 4pm At the Bar Sunday’s tasting is all about Oregon! Sample two awesome Willamette Pinot Noirs and find out why Oregon is gaining worldwide renown for its Pinots! We’re especially excited to be sampling the Coriolis from Antica Terra, a...

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  • haigclub_lo_res Scotch TastingSaturday, May 20 1 to 4pm At the Bar The Haig Club Scotch is on closeout for $19.99 while supplies last! This bottle usually costs a LOT more, so this deal is not to be missed. Sample it this weekend, both on its own and...

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  • 5.20tasting_lo_res France TastingSaturday, May 20 12 to 4pm In our Event Space Join us for a tasting of some of France’s best, including white Burgundies, red Rhones, and of course Rosés!!! 2015 Comte Lafon Macon Milly La Martin On Sale $22.99 (bottled in July; a blend of...

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  • ginworld_lo_res BIG Gin Tasting Friday!Friday, May 19 5 to 7pm Open House Event! Ginworld is this week in St. Louis! There are a series of events going on, culminating in the Gin Festival at The Gin Room on May 20th. At The Wine Merchant, we’re hosting a really cool...

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  • 5.14tasting_lo_res Napa Valley TastingSunday, May 14 1 to 4pm At the Bar Bring your mom this Sunday to taste a spectacular 96 Point Napa Chardonnay along with one of our favorite new Syrahs! 2014 Mayacamas Vineyards Chardonnay, Mt. Veeder, Napa Valley On Sale $44.99 The 2014 Chardonnay is...

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  • 5.13tasting_lo_res Best of Lebanon Tasting Sat. May 13Saturday, May 13 12 to 4pm In our Event Space Join us for one of our most unique and exciting tastings of the year, featuring two of Lebanon’s best wineries! From the wonderful Ixsir in the Batroun Mountains, special guest Nagi Saikali will be here...

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  • 4.6liquor_lo_res Local Spirits Tasting Sat. 5/6Saturday, May 6 1 to 4 pm At the Bar Drink local! This Saturday we’re hosting a tasting with Spirits of St. Louis Distillery, including their gin and whiskey. Based right here in St. Louis (in Lafayette Square!!), this is Missouri’s first craft distillery since...

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  • ixsir_lo_res Ixsir Wine Dinner at SardellaIxsir Dinner at Sardella 7734 Forsyth Blvd. Friday, May 12 $100 per person (includes tax & gratuity!) Call 314.863.6282 for reservations We’re extremely excited to have Nagi Saikali from Lebanon’s best winery for this very special wine dinner. Taking place in the private room at...

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  • 5.7tasting_lo_res Beaujolais Tasting Sun. 5/7Sunday, May 7 1 to 4pm At the Bar We’re hot on Beaujolais right now, and these two beauties are great examples. 2014 Domaine des Gaudets Morgon On Sale $15.99 Dark magenta. Fragrant dark berry and violet scents are accompanied by subtle background hints of...

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  • 5.6tasting_lo_res Deluxe Italian Tasting Sat. 5/6Saturday, May 6 12 to 4pm In our Event Space Join us this Saturday for a sampling of Franciacorta, which is Italy’s version of Champagne, along with a set of delicious reds including a Dolcetto and three Barolos. Multi-Vintage Ferghettina Franciacorta On Sale $28.99 This...

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  • IMG_1882 3 Bs of Italy Tasting Fri. 5/5Friday, May 5 5 to 7pm In our Event Space Join us as we welcome guest pourer Dan Rosenberg of Empson Imports for a special edition tasting this Friday, where we’ll sample wines from the “3 Bs of Italy:” Barbaresco, Brunello, and Barolo! These wines...

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  • Woodward Canyon Wine Dinner at The Crossing RestaurantMonday, May 1, 2017 At The Crossing Call 314-721-7375 for reservations (not required!) $50 per person for tasting menu $38 per person for wine pairings Join us for a special event at The Crossing featuring the wines of Woodward Canyon in Columbia Valley! The Crossing...

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  • brotte_lo_res Rhône TastingSunday, April 30 1 to 4pm At the Bar The 2015 Rhône vintage is one of the best in recent history, rivaling the dynamite 2007s. We’re excited about these new Côtes du Rhône from a fabulous producer based in Chateauneuf-du-Pape. These bargains offer incredible quality...

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  • tresagaves_lo_res Cinco de Mayo Cocktail TastingSaturday, April 29 1 to 4pm At the Bar Cinco de Mayo is next week! Get your palate ready with a sampling of Margaritas and Bloody Marias using our favorite organic mixes from Tres Agaves and our house tequila from Dobel!

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  • 4.29tasting_lo_res Spain & Portugal TastingSaturday, April 29 12 to 4pm In our Event Space Join us for a special tasting of Spanish and Portuguese wines, including some lovely aged wines from 2004, 2007, and 2008. These are current releases that were designed for extended bottle aging. These two countries...

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  • italiandinner_lo_res Italian Wine Dinner With Bonotto delle TezzeFriday, May 5 At The Wood Shack 1862 S. 10th Street, 63104 Reception at 6:30, dinner at 7 $65 per person Call 314.833.4770 for reservations Join us and Tavolo Vigneto for a special dinner event called “Primavera in Treviso” with 10th generation winemaker for Bonotto...

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  • 4.23tasting_lo_res Marc Cellars TastingSunday, April 23 1 to 4pm At the Bar Our whole staff tasted these gems recently and agreed that they offer a lot of bang for the buck. They are fruit-driven and enjoyable. These are drinking wines, not thinking wines. Join us as we sample...

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  • amaro_lo_res Amaro TastingSaturday, April 22 1 to 4pm At the Bar Amaro is a unique herbal liqueur that some non-experts say has medicinal properties. This Saturdaywe’re sampling two unique and very different Amaros, one from Sicily and one from Kansas City! Amara d’Arancia Rosso $32.99 The bouquet...

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  • 4.22tasting_lo_res Bordeaux TastingSaturday, April 22 12 to 4pm In our Event Space Join our own Jason Main, freshly back from a wine-tasting journey in Bordeaux, to sample a series of goodies. This collection includes probably the best white we’ve discovered so far this year, plus two unique...

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  • flegenheimer Australian TastingFriday, April 21 5 to 7pm At the Bar Join us as we welcome Bob Campbell from Epicurean Wines for a sampling of some awesome Australian gems including the Flegenheimer Sparkling Shiraz we featured last week. Epicurean specializes in finding Australia’s best wines, particularly from...

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  • sheridan_lo_res Sheridan Vineyard TastingWednesday, April 19 5 to 7pm In our Event Space Join us as we welcome back our friend “Big John” Caudill from Sheridan Vineyard for a special edition Washington tasting! These wines are some of the best out of Yakima, no question. This is your...

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  • brunchcocktails_lo_res Brunch Cocktail TastingSaturday, April 15 1 to 4pm At the Bar Nothing peps up Easter brunch like a couple of sparkling cocktails! Join us for a sampling of two refreshing cocktails, an Aperol Spritz and a Kir Royale, made with our new Proa Cava!

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  • unnamed (3) Rosé-a-Rama with Bonus White & Red!Saturday, April 15 12 to 4pm In our Event Space The weather’s amazing, spring is here, and so are the French Rosés! We’re excited to throw our first Rosé-a-Rama of 2017! Come sample of our perennial favorite Rosés along with two bonus wines. 2016 Chateau...

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