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Come on in. You’re our guest the moment you step inside the door.

Swirl is your neighborhood wine shop, dedicated to providing a unique selection of wine, spirits, artisan beers, and gifts, set in an environment of excellent service and playful fun. Whether it’s an everyday value from our “cheap & cheerful” bin for pizza and burger night, a trophy for the collector, or an eclectic find for the enthusiast, we’ve personally hand selected our inventory through countless hours of tasting, all to ensure you’re getting the best quality available. Get Swirled!

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James and Austin

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We believe that there is a story to be told in every bottle of wine, and within each bottle, lays the path to an incredible journey.

Wine, like music, can be nuanced, beautiful, complex, raucous, or just plain enjoyable. It can bring both intellectual and hedonistic pleasure, but most importantly, wine has the ability to bring people together. Some of our most enriching experiences and warm memories center around family, friends, and a kick-ass bottle (or two, or three) of wine.

We believe that quality rather then quantity matter. That is why we strive to bring you, our new friends and fellow wine lovers, the best there is when it comes to the ever changing world of wine. We gravitate to the little guys, like us, who show great passion for their craft. We believe in relationships. Through our enthusiasm, service, and true desire to know you and your palate, our hope is that Swirl becomes not just a pit stop, but a gathering place sans judgement, for a wine adoring community to explore their senses and create friendships. Never settle for mediocrity. Life is way too short for crap wine. Join the Swirl Rebellion!

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James and Austin, owners

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We're always on the lookout for the next cool offer from our favorite winemakers. If you need anything specific, give us a call and see if we can track it down for you.

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Yup, we're drinking. I mean researching! We're always discovering the next new taste that sets our world afire, something that begs to be sipped, savored, and enjoyed. Lip-smacking bad ass wines!

   Bad Ass Wines

DuMol Chardonnay "Chloe" '06 $77.99

These guys are rock stars in the world of wine, and this is one of their superstar, single vineyard Chardonnays out of the Russian River Valley. Robert Parker gives this beauty 92 pts from a winery that is clearly on top of its game and pushing the envelop to develop an amazing sensory experience.

Aubert Chardonnay "Ritchie Vineyard" '07

This is brilliance in a bottle. Purity and elegance that exceeds expectations, it is hard to find a better Chardonnay than those created by Mark Aubert, and this rich, impeccable,full-bodied Chard, out of Sonama, is truly something special. Wine Advocate rating: 97. 

Vall Llach "VL" '04 Priorat red blend $98.99

Old vines naturally produce low yields, and Vall Llach reduces yields even further through careful vineyard management for densely concentrated wines. This is the flagship wine of the estate made with 100 year old vines of Carinena and Garnacha, but blended in with newer plantings of Cabernet, Merlot, and Syrah. This is a wine of great purity and presence, with an individual character that's all its own. As it enters the mouth, it has magnificent flavors of concentrated fruit and earth with a tannin structure that is ripe, sweet, yet delicate. The winery claims that this can be aged up to 50 years, but is anyone going to delay gratification to find out?

Canalicchio di Sopra Brunello di Montalcino '05 $83.99

There is something magical about Tuscany, everyone falls in love with it, especially with the wine. Of course, the most famous and passionate wine from Tuscany would undoubtedly be their Brunello, made of 100% of their best Sangiovese from the little hill town of Montalcino. Absolute power and focus are supremely evident in the long, lingering finish that will make you close your eyes and reflect on the beautiful kiss of fruit and flavor, that persists on penetrating your senses long after its swallowed. This '05 is a sleeper vintage, much more open and inviting, without the heavy mark-up in cost as the '04 vintage.  

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Consider Swirl your full-service wine shop. Our services include but are not limited to:

The Gift of Swirl
Swirl gift certificates make the perfect hassle-free gift. Stop in and purchase yours today!
Event Planning
No need to stress. Let us help you plan the beverage menu for your next big bash, wedding, or dinner party. Take advantage of our volume discounts on mixed/solid cases of wine and competitive spirit and beer prices. *Please contact James Carpenter for information pertaining to our delivery services.
Gift Baskets
Our custom designed baskets are created with your personal budget and style in mind. Create the perfect gift to impress your boss, pick up a quirky birthday gift, or thoughtful hostess gift. Our selection of journals, books, and local confections enhances any gift!
Corporate Gifts
Whether you are a company of two or two hundred, we can provide you with gift options to fit any budget. Packaging and delivery services available, please inquire for more details.
Private Tastings
Planning a birthday party, a ladies night out, or need a unique venue for your next business meeting? Let Swirl be that destination spot. We will do all the work so that you can enjoy yourself. Swirl can accommodate parties up to forty guests. *Please contact Austin Park Carpenter for more information
Swirl Hotline
Are you experiencing a wine emergency? Need to know what to pair with your grilled sea bass? Can’t get the cork out of the bottle? What the heck is Chenin Blanc? We can help! Call us during business hours and we will get you through that wine emergency!

Listing of Wine Tastings & Upcoming Events

Swirl Wine Tasting Schedule:

Complimentary Friday Wine Tastings
  • Friday, November 7th ~ 4-7pm Last Tasting Party!

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Up-Coming Swirl Tastings & Events

Last Hurrah Tasting Party!

Friday, November 7th

TIme: 4 - 7pm   COST: FREE! 

Yes, we are selling the joint! Come in and say goodbye to us and meet the new owners. We're going to have some amazing wines to indulge in and we'd love to see you for the last time. We've made so many great memories and met so many good people over the years. Hopefully, we've introduced you to some wonderful wines along the way. It's been an adventure. Thank you for all you love and support.











Simply Delicious: Tasting Notes to Indulge in

A Dynamic Archive of Tasting Notes

Marques de Irun, Verdejo '08  $13.99

100% Verdejo, pretty aroma of floral notes, fresh citrus, savory herbs, finishing creamy & vibrant. 

Bourillon, Chenin Blanc '07  $20.99

This dry style Chenin Blanc produced from old vines exhibits the complexity of rich fruit & minerality that we adore about Chenin Blanc.  

Colonia Las Liebres, Bonarda '08  $8.99

Fun & juicy, like that purple drink you enjoyed as a kid! Although originally an Italian grape variety from Piedmont, the Bonarda grape has enjoyed much success in the rich soils & generous climate of Argentina, where it is one of the main grape varieties grown. This value has a rustic charm &  luscious juiciness that is versatile for any meal, be it BBQ, Chinese carryout or pizza! 

Chateau Veredus, Blend '06  $20.99

Awesome-o! Sweet berry aromas exude from the glass, rich ripe fruit with not so subtle nuances of spice & vanilla. An organically produced blend of Carignan, Grenache, Mourvedre, & Syrah from the South of France that is simply a joy to drink!

Chateau Puy Guilhem, Bordeaux '05  $23.99

What a hidden gem! Composed of mostly Merlot, from the right bank of Bordeaux in the town of Fronsac, comes this exuberant, juicy delight. We love that fact that this small estate doesn't knock you over the head with an outrageous price tag merely because it is Bordeaux. Rich & powerful, yet silky smooth tannin structure lends to a velvety goodness that will not disappoint! 





Swirl Wine Classes - Knowledge is Power!

Our wine classes are geared for all levels of Swirlers, from the adventurous beginner to the seasoned enthusiast.

Swirl 101: The Basics

Cost: $20 per person
Date: TBA  Time: 1-2pm

Our Swirl 101 wine class is an ideal way to introduce oneself to the world of wine. Let us guide you through the quagmire of wine terminology and grape varietals. The basics of wine tasting, de-coding a wine label, and poplar grape varietals will be explored. Space is limited, so reserve your glass today!

Swirl 201: The Nitty Gritty

Cost: $20 per person
Date: TBA    TIme: 1-2pm

Each "Nitty Gritty" class will be centered around a more in-depth investigation of a specific region, style or varietal. Just in time for Mother's Day. Saturday's Nitty Gritty class will be devoted to Bubbles! Let's explore all that those delicious tiny bubbles have to offer. Space is limited, so reserve your glass today!




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