New Jolie-Laide Selections Just Hit~

At Cooper Wine & Spirits we’re BIG fans of Scott Schulz (stranding) and his Jolie-Laide wines.  In fact, in July, Scott hosted Kevan, Sharon and family to a generous afternoon of tasting, learning and sharing in his new digs in Healdsburg, CA.   The wines showed perfectly and the experience was Read more…

Tequila vs. Mezcal

What are the differences between Mezcal and Tequila?   Facts to know about Mezcal Mezcal is ANY agave based spirit native to Mexico. Tequila can only be Blue Agave.  Mezcal can be made from over 30 – 50 different varieties some of which only grow wild.   Only 8 Mexican States Read more…

New Staff Pick!

Molise, the second smallest wine region in Italy after Aosta Valley, sits on the Adriatic side of Italy between Puglia and Abruzzo.   In a region based on agriculture there are less than 20 wineries, with Di Majo recognized as a leader. Di Majo Norante uses only estate grown grapes, Read more…

Spanish Wine Spotlight

Spanish Wine Mix & Match Special Ego Bodegas, Goru Verde – Jumilla, Spain 100% Monastrell same grape as Mourvdere At the foot of the mountains of Tobarra in southwest Spain is where the Jumilla D.O.P. begins. The altitude is high, the region gets crazy hot but the nights stay cool Read more…

Spotlight: Colorado Spirits

Support Colorado’s Wine and Spirit Industry With the struggles of operation and sales during the COVID-19 pandemic, many Colorado wine and spirit producers have seen their sales decimated due to the closing of restaurants.  With that said, we are offering a terrific sale for CapRock Vodka and Gin.  Please take Read more…

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Friday, February 14th & Saturday, February 15th, 2020 1. Granbazan Rias Baixas Albariño Cooper’s Price $18.99  Granbazán farms 17 hectares of Albariño vines in Val do Salnés, the sub-region of the Rías Baixas which is centered around the town of Cambados. Val do Salnés is the site of the oldest Read more…

A little high-end, and a little value!

Tasting Notes Sept 20th, 2019 Lioco 2014 “Demuth” Anderson Valley Chardonnay Regular $57.99 Cooper’s Price $36.99 At 1700 feet above the town of Boonville, this remote windswept ridge seems an improbable place to find Chardonnay. 95% of the vines here are dedicated Pinot Noir. Chris Demuth had the foresight to Read more…

These wines are stunners!

1. Domaine Lelievre, Côtes de Toul Gris de Toul 2018  The Region – Cote de Toul:  Roughly half way between Champagne and Alsace, in s straight line between Paris and Strasbourg, is the Côtes de Toul.  Grapes have been grown there since the Romans nearly 2000 years ago. Wine Education:  Read more…