88 East Beverage Company
Two college friends set out to create the perfect craft cocktails and GingerHead was born. Through years of taste testing in our Chicago kitchen we found that a perfect cocktail starts with high quality ingredients and small batch production. We teamed up with a Midwest production facility that values quality and taste over cost. Our idea became reality!
Bella Grace Vineyards
Established in 2006, Bella Grace is a family-operated vineyard located in California’s beautiful Sierra Foothills, with tasting locations in the Shenandoah Valley and the quaint, historic town of Sutter Creek. Growing on the vineyard property are twelve distinct grape varieties and three varieties of olives, all sustainably grown. These artisan-crafted wines are aged in barrels, stored in the property’s hillside wine cave, soon to be 100% solar powered. Within just a few years of opening, Bella Grace’s Barbera and Grenache Blanc wines won two “Best of California” awards.
Blair Estate is a family-owned vineyard located in the Arroyo Seco of southern California. Delfina’s Vineyard found its beginnings in Jeffrey Blair’s pursuit of crafting the perfect Pinot Noir worthy of honoring his beloved grandmother, for which the vineyard was named. Eight years later, he continues to do just that as well as expanding to include almost two acres of Chardonnay and one block of Muscat on the family estate.
Bodega Malma is owned by Viola and Eurnekian families, who acquired this winery in 2009 to continue developing the Patagonian wine making region and become established in the top quality wine business at a global level. Together with Enologist Sergio Pomar and Consulting Enologist Roberto de la Mota, they have outlined a product portfolio and are researching on the potential of every micro terroir for different varieties.
When a lust for adventure unites with an inexorable spirit of rebellion, brands like Bulgariana are born. The Bulgariana team found their calling in sharing amazing discoveries from the most overlooked wine region in the world. Working with an exclusive array of the country’s most talented winemakers, Bulgariana Wine earns its status as the national brand of Bulgaria.
Telish is an innovative wine company seeking to bring Bulgaria to the forefront of international wine production. With the construction of its new winery, Castra Rubra, they’ve dived into the future with the latest technologies the field has to offer and a team of young oenologists led by Michel Rolland, “guru of all modern-thinking winemakers.” Situated on an important ancient trade route where a Byzantine fortress once stood, Castra Rubra pays homage to its important cultural roots, even naming its most successful wine, Via Diagonalis, after the land on which it shares its history.
Cave de Cairanne
Located in the heartland of southern Rhone Valley, along the mountainous arc that trails from Cairanne and Vacqueyras to Rasteau and Gigondas, for the past 80 years, our winery has built its reputation and recognition on its experience and exceptional winemaking.
Located near the town of Oryahovo, Château Burgozone’s cellar and surrounding vineyards can be found right on the bank of the Danube River, overlooking the island of Esperanto. Taking its name from the ancient Roman fortress on which it rests, Burgozone carries on the tradition of the land while using the finest, modern machinery and equipment in the industry as well as eco-friendly growing practices.
Destilería Casa de Piedra
Casa de Piedra challenges the conventional, rediscovering the essence of tequila in its purest, most natural form. Moved by their gratitude for the agave soil, they've distilled throughout the years their knowledge and experience to create organic tequilas that challenge boundaries.
With their 80 years of experience, Dolce Cilento produces liqueurs and Cream liqueurs following a very old and matchless artisanal tradition. Using estate grown organic fruit grown off the Amalfi Coast in the Campania region of Italy, they produce innovate flavors of the best quality.
Edoardo Miroglio winery is surrounded by an impressive 220 hectares of vineyards situated in the quaint village of Elenovo, which rests at the foothills of the Rila Mountains. They specialize in the production of quality white, rosé, and red wines, as well as sparkling white and rosé, liqueur, and rakia, the traditional drink of Bulgaria. Using state of the art technology and French oak barrels, Edoardo Miroglio produces an array of quality brands, including three new organic varieties, which can be found in select hotels, restaurants, wine stores and more.
Fiuza & Bright is a family business born out of a partnership between the Mascarenhas Fiuza family and renowned Australian oenologist, Peter Bright. While they pioneered the use of international grape varieties in Portugal, they maintain the Fiuza family tradition by growing exclusively local grapes on three of their four estates. Loved both at home and abroad, Fiuza’s award-winning wine reflects the perfect combination of history and modern technology.
G&B Importers works with the best wineries in Bulgaria to create unique brands for the American consumer.
K stands for Konstantin the Great, the emperor of Thracian heritage who ruled over Byzantium, famed for uniting the eastern and western parts of the Roman Empire. Konstantin ruled a vast territory, with its epicenter being the city of Constantinople, which he named after himself (currently Istanbul). The K Cellars label pays homage to the Byzantine cross, with all its intricate ornamentation and regal beauty - ancient in origin, yet eternally modern in its spiritual power.
The Kaesler family were pioneers who settled in the Barossa Valley in the 1840s. In 1891 they bought a parcel of land and in 1893 planted their first vines. Today, Kaesler Wines are made from these ancient, dry grown vineyards by the third owners of this magnificent property.
Nestled between Mount Aragats and Mount Ararat in the Ararat Valley, Karas winery can be found in the Armavir region, the smallest and most densely populated region of Armenia. Karas aims for the quality of its wines to reflect the perfect climate conditions and soil on which its vineyards stand, producing rich, flavorful, highly concentrated wines. Cultivated with modern techniques, Karas’ 400 hectares of vineyards produce both red and white international and indigenous varietals.
Les Chemins de Bassac
This is an old estate, created in the 19th century, which has been a part of the shadows and light of the long saga of winemaking in the Languedoc region. It has achieved recognition through years of effort nourished by enthusiasm for wine and the conviction that this soil harbours a noble character. The estate now covers fifteen hectares and is one of the most beautiful estate in Languedoc.
Long Wines is a small, talented and independent team dedicated to producing, designing and marketing the very best of Spanish wine at competitive prices for global clients. Based in Madrid, they create and source distinctive, award-winning Spanish wines that shout for themselves and respond to consumer needs worldwide.
Manz wine, located just 20 minutes from Portugal’s capital in the village of Cheleiros, is the only vineyard to grow the local, long-forgotten grape variety Jampal. It is also the first in the world to create this single variety wine, named Dona Fatima after André Manz’ mother, which is characterized by its “buttery feel” and unique fruit flavor. Valuing quality above all else, this boutique winery has gained fans worldwide.
Established in the township of Redondo in the Alentejo region of Portugal, Roquevale has spent the last 30 years working to become the largest wine producer in the region. With a focus on quality and staying true to its roots – prioritizing local grape varieties over all others – Roquevale works hard to make affordable, great tasting wines to meet every consumer’s needs.
Silver Wines, founded by Massachusetts-born Benjamin Silver, is a small winery based in Santa Barbara, California. Silver, with two decades of experience working and experimenting with wines, strives to ensure the perfect flavor or balance of flavors in all his wines, whether they’re vineyard designated or a blend.
After 13 years working for other successful companies, Laurent Terrison, who was born into a family of grape growers, decided to start TERRISSON WINES. He wanted to export to the US the hidden secrets that are often only enjoyed by the locals. Over the years, his team has discovered great grape growers and fantastic winemakers who share his simple attitude towards wine: authentic, pleasing wines at a good value.
The winemaking philosophy of the Targovishte Wine Cellar is to make world-class wine with distinctive fruit character using modern technologies yet preserving its distinguishing Bulgarian character. The grapes are carefully selected from vineyards on sub-Balkan hillside locations. As a result, the wines are approachable with mild fruit flavors and elegant character.
Van Ardi is a boutique family winery located in Ashtarak, a region that boasts thousands of years of winemaking history. The project began in 2005, with its first vintage of estate wines released in 2013.
Victor Vineyards, with its century-old vineyards, can be found in the small town of Victor, California. Owned by local Robert Lawson, Victor Vineyards emphasizes sustainable farming practices and good relationships with growers and suppliers to produce its vintage wines. Though they specialize in classic Old Vine Zinfandel from Lodi, Victor Vineyards also produces Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir and a Zinfandel based red blend.
Villa Pillo is a traditional vineyard located in the heart of Chianti, in the province of Florence, near the famous town of San Gimignano. In 1989, Americans John and Kathe Dyson purchased the property and began to restore the estate, merging traditional methodologies with the most sophisticated California techniques and replanting Sangiovese and typical French varietals. Thanks to the continued search for perfection, Villa Pillo has become a world-famous landmark, always present in the industry's leading magazines for its high quality wines.
In 1996, wine merchant Rosica Kasabova purchased and restored the sixty-year-old wine cellar now known as Villa Vinifera. Equipped with modern and classic technology, Villa Vinifera has vineyards at the foot of the Rhodope Mountains. With all its fruit picked by hand and sorted in wooden crates, the winey has a commitment to ecological growing practices, producing only organic wine.
Vinex Slavyantsi consists of four wine-cellars: Slavyantsi, Sungurlare, Lozarevo, Chernitsa and Karnobat. Using highly efficient technologies and employing qualified personnel the company produces about 150 000 hectoliters of wine, vermouth and rakia per year. The winery utilizes four modern technological lines for cold sterilization and bottling of dry and sparkling wine, vermouth, rakia and brandy, as well as a “bag in box” packaging line.
With the experience gained from Maxime Doublfamily of well reputed winemakers in the Coteaux d’Aix-en-Provence appellation, he decided to launch his own range of wines, and in so doing revealed himself as an astute selector of talented producers. With them, Wines Tree makes quality wines that express the uniqueness of their individual ‘terroirs’, or geographical origins.