Archives for January 2013

An Evening With Niner Wines

We are proud to announce that we have rescheduled our Niner Wine Estates - Dinner with Dick and Pam Niner.  Though we enjoy all our events, some are definitely more special than others.  Please join us Friday, March 22nd at 6:30pm at the Capital Grille in Stamford, CT.  Welcome in proprietors Dick and Pam Niner, of Niner Wine Estates of Paso Robles, California for an evening, menu, wine and dinner you won't want to miss. A bit of history … [Read more...]

Super Bowl XLVII Beverage Wins

It's almost here, that magic time of the year where sports gladiators battle for the big win, while we all watch in awe, most of us intoxicated and anticipating the next round of fiesta style finger-foods, and the all important Super Bowl Commercials. The most expensive advertisements will also battle for our attention, our laughter, and our ability to make these things go viral the next day when we all call in sick to work. Because we love … [Read more...]

More New Beer At Amity Wines

This is Kevan the Beer Guy at Amity in New Haven here to update you on some of the new and exciting beers we have started carrying. New Albion Ale 6pks, 6% abv- Viewed by many as one of the first craft beers, New Albion was first brewed in 1976.  Sadly the beer hasn't been brewed in over 30 years, but thanks to Sam Adams the original recipe has been resurrected and is now being brewed again. Blue Point Sour Cherry Imperial Stout 22oz, 9.2% … [Read more...]

Budweiser Black Crown

Introducing Budweiser Black Crown, a new golden amber lager based on ... well, you.  A project that launched a year ago starting with 12 brewmasters and their recipes, and a vision of the world's most recognized beer brewing a special and unique version. Well they found their winner of "Project 12", and will now be an available brand for purchase starting on Monday, January 21st.  It's national stage announcement will take place in just a few … [Read more...]

Saranac Blowout

Usually after the holiday madness, retail operations inventory and evaluate and 'get the store back in order'.  Well, thankfully, some outstanding deals turn up and staff is anxious to get these products to you, while still fresh. Today we have a Saranac Blowout to offer, including some interesting variations.  Please note there's limited quantity, so if you're reading this post weeks after it's published, chances are they are gone.   This is … [Read more...]

Rogue’s Bacon Maple Ale

Rogue/Voodoo Doughnut's Bacon Maple Doughnut is here! Rogue has teamed up with Voodoo Doughnut to create Bacon Maple Ale.  Rogue uses a baker's dozen of ingredients, including applewood-smoked bacon and maple syrup straight from Voodoo Doughnut - a doughnut shop from Rogue's home state of Oregon.  It is is a beer that has a strong smoky bacon flavor on the nose combined with a maple flavor in the background. So who cares if the bottle … [Read more...]