Archives for November 2012

Master Distiller Jimmy Russell

Introducing ... Jimmy Russell - Master Distiller. Here's a gentleman that truly loves the craft.  Rumored and confirmed to be 'incredibly friendly' and thoroughly enjoys speaking about his bourbon, and conversations over the Wild Turkey product line. Enjoy an evening you'll be bragging about for years, and all your friends are jealous that you not only met but had meaningful conversations with Jimmy Russell.  This will be his only … [Read more...]

Wines For Your Holiday Table – Part I

** To Place Your Order - Call, Contact Us, or Visit Us! ** This holiday season, there are unlimited choices when choosing the best fine wine for the occasion.  Here are some of our choice selections for the holidays, that not only belong on your table, but are also perfect for the gift-giving time upon us.  These fine wines will pair with your turkey and ham to Aunt Mable’s sweet potato pie.   Through the weeks leading up to the holidays, we … [Read more...]

Broadbent Wine Portfolio Tasting

** In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, and the Winter Storm soon after, we have postponed this event - to be determined in the near future - We wish everyone a safe and prosperous recovery ** Amity Wine and Spirit, Co cordially invites you to an evening with Broadbent Wines. Sample eight of their most mouthwatering wines and listen as Brie Conway leads us in conversation about each and every pour. Learn all about Bartholomew Broadbent, and how … [Read more...]

Amity Gift Cards

It's always a great time to give an Amity Wine & Spirit, Co. gift card.   A convenient way to gift your family member or friend, coworker or enemies.  Everyone enjoys a refreshing beverage, and our gift cards are perfect for saying you care.  Whether for holiday gift giving, birthdays, celebrations, or card stuffer... the gift of selection, convenience, refreshments. Card is good for the purchase of Wines, Spirits, and Beers, including all … [Read more...]

John Heffernan, Master of Whisky

Amity Wine and Spirit, Co cordially invites you to an evening with John "LJ" Heffernan, Master of Whisky for Diageo. Join as he leads you in tasting fine Scotches, all while giving you the story behind the Scotch. If you are familiar with John Heffernan, I probably don't need to say anything else to convince you to come. If you are not, please allow me to give you a little bit of John Heffernan's background. John Heffernan has always been … [Read more...]

Largest Kosher Wine Selection in CT

Did you know that Amity Wine and Spirit, Co has the largest Kosher wine selection in all of Connecticut? For years, people have chosen Amity Wine to be their Kosher wine source for dinners, special events and holidays. As a new student of the wine industry, I was surprised to learn that there are different levels of Kosher. I learned that Kosher wine is wine which has been blessed by a Rabbi, and which adheres to a strict code of … [Read more...]

Hidden Treasure Wines of South America

South America is a virtual treasure trove of fine and rare wines.  We pride ourselves of having the finest selection of these rare and hard to find wines.  We LOVE South American wines because the value/quality of these gems are unmatched by any other region in the world.  Chile has such an incredible climate structure featuring two opposing temperature zones.  The hot, arid, mountainous region to the north, and the freezing-cold Antarctic … [Read more...]

Winemaker Tasting with Christian Sauska

** In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, and the Winter Storm soon after, we have postponed this event - to be determined in the near future - We wish everyone a safe and prosperous recovery ** Christian Sauska is coming to Amity Wine and Spirit, Co to lead us in tasting his line of Sauska Wines. If you're familiar with Sauska Wines, you are already excited. If you're not yet familiar, please allow me to shed some light on the man, the myth and most … [Read more...]