Your Guide To National Wine Day!

May 25th Is National Wine Day. Here are our top spots to pick up a bottle or to sit down for a glass in Aurora, CO. Always consume responsibly & never drink & drive.

For a night out with a great glass

Wine Experience Café & World Cellar
6240 S. Main St.

Wine Experience Café is a jewel of fine dining, wine tasting, and more. They're dedicated to providing unique and educational experiences. Wine Experience Café welcomes both connoisseurs and novices alike to explore their internationally-inspired wine selections and dishes.

Old Hickory Steakhouse
6700 N. Gaylord Rockies Blvd.

The charm of a Texas wine cellar, Old Hickory offers sophisticated cuisine in a striking regional setting. With hand-selected Black Angus beef, along with hand-crafted cocktails, and remarkable wines complimented by their array of artisanal cheeses.

Or pick up a bottle on your way home

Mr. B's Wine & Spirits
Stanley Marketplace

This family-owned bottle shop inside Stanley Marketplace is the perfect spot to pick up a wine to pair with dinner or to find a special gift for a friend. Their team of experts is ready to assist you to comb through their selection of natural wines (with literally hundreds to choose from).

Pearl Wine Company
13021 E. 21st Ave Unit A.

"Real Wine For Real People", Pearl Wine Company painstakingly hand selects each bottle available to their customers from authentic sources. Offering complimentary tastings & their "Wine Box" club, this is a serious outlet for the wine expert. They also make regular charitable contributions to local public school initiatives.

The Local
6205 S. Main Street

the LOCAL in Southlands is filled with treats, clothing, salsas, handmade goods, and other items made from businesses in Aurora's backyard, including an array of wines, currently featuring Colorado's Avanti Winery.

Betolla Bistro
10253 E. Illiff Ave

The brainchild of chef Samir Mohammad, Betolla Bistro is one of the preeminent spots for a romantic dinner in Aurora. This bistro has the soul of a classic Italian eatery, complete with small plates, handcrafted salads, pasta, and more. Diners love their seared scallops, eggplant pomodoro, and shrimp scampi pasta dishes. With a full bar and expansive wine list, experience an evening fully immersed in Italian culture and cuisine. Don't miss one of their signature wine tasting events.

Honorable Mention

Haykin Family Cider
12001 E. 33rd Ave

Ok you got us, cider isn't exactly wine, but we never pass up a chance to rave about Haykin Family Cider, an award-winning small-batch cidery that produces a sparkling wine-like cider in a variety of sweetness levels. Elevating the apple-like wineries treat grapes, Haykin Family Cider highlights the flavor and complexity of interesting and unique apples.

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