• 2016 (Mostly) Cru Classé Bordeaux Tasting

    4:30 – 8:30pm   Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at The Crystal Ballroom at the Rice SPEC’s will host over 30 Bordeaux chateau owners, directors, and/or winemakers presenting…

  • The Friday Fizz: LANSON “1760” Brut Rosé, Champagne, NV

    Sometimes you stumble on something that just demands your attention. I already knew that I liked Lanson Brut Rosé but this last Wednesday night (12/05/18), I nursed along three…

  • Wow Wine: Ch. PONTET CANET, Pauillac, 2011

    Are you looking to gift someone with a truly great bottle of red Bordeaux this Christmas? Are you looking to drink a great bottle of red Bordeaux this Christmas? This 2011 Pontet…

  • A Port Primer with Rui Ribeiro of Symington

    Please join Spec’s fine wine buyer Bear Dalton at 7pm on Monday, December 10th at the Wine School at l’Alliance Française to welcome Rui Ribeiro of Symington and taste…

  • Vintage Porto 2016

    It’s been a while since I’ve had much to say about Port. We drink Port wines at home on a regular basis and the stuff we drink is the stuff that is the bones and muscles of…

  • OPUS ONE 2015 is at Spec’s

    Year-in-and-year-out, Opus One is one of the top Cabernet-based wines from Napa Valley and this 2015 is no exception. In stock now. OPUS ONE, Napa Valley, 2015 ($332.49 Cash,…