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76 Prospect St., Gloucester, MA 01930
978 282-1455
 
Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 11 am - 6 pm
 
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 DECEMBER HOLIDAY WINE TASTINGS BEGIN THIS SATURDAY, DECEMBER 4TH WITH WINE AND FOOD SPECIALIST, ANTHONY SCIARAPPA, AND SELECTIONS FROM HIS ACCLAIMED CAROLINA CONNOISSEUR PORTFOLIO, WINES MATCHED TO EVERY HOLIDAY OCCASION - ENTERTAINING TO DINNER PARTIES …TO A GLASS OF WINE.

 WHAT & WHY: With everything Holidays in mind, with a spotlight on the moments where special family recipes and entertaining are front and center, the timely occasion to welcome back wine, food specialist and chef Anthony Sciarappa, who oversees the Connoisseur Portfolio of select, fine wines.  Take the opportunity to sip, experience and learn about wines expressly selected for holiday fare … aperitifs to snacks (Champagne & popcorn), small plates to dinner parties. 

 WHO: For this tasting guest host, wine and food specialist and chef Anthony Sciarappa,  together with Savour’s Kathleen Morgan, have selected wines from South Africa, Champagne, the Piedmont region,  and San Luis Obispo, CA that pair well to holiday cuisine.

WHEN: This Saturday, December 4th, from 2p to 4pm at Savour

HOW: Saturday tastings are complimentary, as is parking behind the store with rear entrance.

 Saturday’s December Holiday Pourings include:

Drappier Cote d’Or, Brut, Champagne, Alc. 12%, Varietal: Pinot Noir / Pinot Nero, Chardonnay, Pinot Meunier, Tasting: full-bodied and long, with a lovely texture from red wine tannins and oak-matured portion. An enticing blend of red cherry, nectarine and Asian pear fruit, round in body, pleasantly focused by its acidity and small bubbles. Pairs Well: shellfish, caviar, rich fish (salmon, tuna), and yes…popcorn. Savour cheese: Delice-de-Bourgogne, Fr. - full btl. $52.99, half btl., - $29.99,

Hamilton-Russell, Estate Hemel-En-A-Aarde Valley, So. Africa, 2020, Alc. 13%, Varietal: Chardonnay, Tasting: Classical full-bodied, nose is delicate yellow fruit, pear, white stone fruit with

layers of brioche, yogurt, butter and vanilla. Palette is weighty with medium acidity & alcohol, a long and fresh finish. Pairs well: salmon / tuna, vegetarian, pork, game birds Savour cheese: Taleggio, It., - $39.99

 Hamilton-Russell “Ashbourne”, Swartland, So. Africa, 2019, Varietal: Pinotage / Cinsault, Alc. 14%, Tasting: surprisingly delicate, very pinot noir-like; on the palette earthy,  medium bodied, with berries, spices, minerals and smoke, bright acidity to a dry finish.

Pairs well: lamb chops & creamy spinach, game (elk, venison), grilled Cornish game hens, Savour pate: Mousse Truffee, US, - $17.99

 Tintero Rosso, Azienda Agricola Tintero Elvio, Piedmonte,It, Kermit Lynch, 2019  Alc. 12.5%, Varietal: Nebbiolo, Cabernet Franc, Barbera, Dolcetto, Tasting: Well-balanced medium body, with cassis, black cheery, a touch of black plum, leather, oak and vanilla, a long finish and round tannins. Pairs well: juicy rib-eye, pasta, grilled lamb chops, game-venison, Savour cheese: Swiss Gruyere, - $14.99

 Iron and Sand, Paso Robles, Central Coast, San  Luis Obispo, CA, 2019, Alc. 14%, Varietal: Cabernet Sauvignon, Tasting: Oak and tannins harmonious and balanced, black fruit-vanilla-clove-spices on the nose, full body, fruit forward, blackberry & red currant at the core, tannin spice to a vanilla finish. Pairs well:  roasted leg of lamb to burgers, game / venison. Savour cheese: Pitchfork Cheddar, UK, - $25.99

 Adding to the Carolina Connoisseur Portfolio Tasting is Savour’s Everyday Tech Tastings at the North Shore’s Only - Digital Wine Machine. Taste 20 wines, just added some new selections, and yes, complimentary.

 Ask Kathleen for food pairing recommendations ….The wine machine is a breeze to use…and fun!

Welcome Your Holiday Donation of any amount (suggest $5) for Pathways for Children. Thank You! …

Please Note: If you are not fully vaccinated FOR COVID19/Variants, request wearing a mask upon entering Savour, and when not tasting wines….All wearing masks are welcome for our mutual health and well-being…Thank you, Kathleen

 

December Savour - Saturdays’ Holiday Wine Tastings’ Guest Hosts: Celebrating The Season In Style!

 Dec. 4 -   Anthony Sciarappa, Carolina Connoisseur Porfolio, 2p to 4p

Dec. 11-  Dave Bender, Vineyard Road Wines, 2p to 4p

Dec. 18 - Harry “Z” Zarkades, owner / wine merchant, Main Street Wine Imports, 1p to 3p

Welcome Your Donation of Any Amount (suggest $5) for Pathways for Children. Thank You! …

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Joey C. & Good Morning Gloucester Live-Shot: 

Sushi Master Chef Sang Lee Now Operating "Sushi Sang Lee"  From The Savour Kitchen + Kathleen's Wine & Saki Pairings.

                                                                                                                                        Video courtesy of goodmorninggloucester.com 

As you scroll down the homepage please check out News & New @ Savour for the latest....

How to access our complimentary Wine Machine tasting, it's easy and safe ...All the ways to shop Savour ...and more.

 

–Kathleen, Bob, Courtney, Shari, Nick

 
 Saturday Complimentary Wine Tastings are Back at Savour!

 

 

Upcoming Savour-Saturday Guest Host Wine Tastings in November!

2 - 4 pm

 

Saturday, November 6

Casey Gruttadauria

Ideal Wine & Spirt   

 

Saturday, November 13

Gordon Alexander (owner)

Terrior Wines

 

Saturday, November 20

Robert McVicker

Maciarelli Wines

 

Saturday, November 27

Patrick Walsh (0wner)

Provence Wine Imports, Inc. 

 
If No Formal Tasting this Saturday, come In & try The  Wine Machine! 
 
 
Enjoy Savour’s Digital Wine Machine For Complimentary Tastings: Every* Day For Your Convenience 

WHAT:  If you miss a Saturday Wine Tasting** or none is scheduled…Join us to experience  a “tech” tasting unique on the North Shore.  Enjoy our Digital Wine Machine for your personal tastings during each visit.  The wine machine offers 20 wines for tastings, Tuesday thru Saturday. Using this “digital wiz” couldn’t be easier …and it’s complimentary.     

Please Note: If you are not fully vaccinated FOR COVID19/Delta, request wearing a mask upon entering Savour, except when tasting wines…All are welcomed wearing masks for our mutual health and well-being.  

 

WHY: For your convenience and enjoyment at every visit, sample as many as 20 wines, selected for the season, representing every wine region.              

  • new wine selections are regularly rotated in ensuring the tasting experience remains at peak enjoyment, and sample bottles new to you.
  • sip with imported Riedel glassware 
  • wines are paired to food by Kathleen   
  • each wine is stocked below the wine machine

 

WHO: You & the digital wine machine  

 

WHEN*: Whenever you visit - Tuesday to Saturday - during business hours, 11 am to 6 pm 

 

HOW: Insert a plastic card into the slot - upper left side of each of the 4 units holding 5 bottles, place glass below a spout, and press tab above the selected bottle …it’s a breeze. 
  

A sampling of wines to experience
 

Ixsir “Altitudes” Rouge – Batroun, Lebanon.  indigenous Lebanese varietal, Caladoc, with Cabernet, Syrah, and Tempranillo, this full but soft red is ripe with black currant and raspberry fruit, topped with a bit of clove spice.  Pairs well: with grilled lamb, duck, or skirt steak. 

 

Ixsir “Altitudes” Blanc – Batroun Lebanon.  indigenous varietal, Obeidy, with Muscat and Viognier, this full, aromatic white has notes of white peach, Jasmine, and nutmeg with a core of flint that makes it powerful and refreshing.  Pairs well: with baked Haddock, fish or clam chowder, and pasta Florentine.

 

Winzer Sommerach Grauburgunder Trocken (dry) – Franken, Germany.  varietal, Graubur-gunder, this crisp, dry white is lemon and lime on the palate, with a touch of quince, around a core of minerality that makes it the perfect summer quaffer. Pairs well: with all grilled fish and pasta primavera.  

 

Minuty “M” Rosé – Côtes de Provence, France. produced from organically grown, hand-harvested Cinsault, Grenache, and Syrah grapes.  It is clean, light and crisp, with abundant raspberry and strawberry fruit for refreshing summer drinking.  Pairs well: with lobster, crab, or seafood salad or a cool Gazpacho!

 

Viña Alberdi Rioja Reserva – Rioja, Spain.  100% Tempranillo grown organically, the grapes are crushed and fermented with full malolactic treatment, followed by two years of aging in America oak barrels, making for a luscious, powerful, and serious wine.  Known for its versatility with food.  Pairs well: with everything from roast lamb to paella – the perfect red for any summer feast! 

 

Welcome Your Donation of Any Amount (suggest $5) for Pathways for Children.

Thank You! …Kathleen

 

Please Note: If you are not fully vaccinated FOR COVID19/Delta, request wearing a mask upon entering Savour, except when tasting wines…All are welcomed wearing masks for our mutual health and well-being.   
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 News & New @ Savour

We are Open To All!  Welcoming everyone wearing masks.

Please Review Our Updated COVID-19 Policy

To Ensure The Health & Well-Being Of Our Customers
And The Savour Team Are Maintained …
If You Are Not Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19 / Delta Variant,
Please Wear A Mask Upon Entering.
We Are Committed to Providing
The Safest Possible Shopping Experience

  • Option to wash your hands in our sanitized two LAVS  
  • Welcome your social distancing 
  • We sanitize credit cards before returning to you  
  • Our high quality Molecule air filters clears the air of 99.9% of viruses, bacteria and allergens every hour in Savour 

Thank you for respecting this request
-Kathleen & the Savour Team

Also New, our "Get & Go" fridge, placed next to the cheese and charcuterie cases, to easily select packaged deli foods without assistance, and be out in a flash!

 Importantly, we are pleased to continue our popular Curbside Pickup, and free delivery* exclusively on Cape Ann, for all who prefer it, to best serve your needs for safety and convenience.

 Free delivery* requires a minimum purchase of $50 includes: wine, beer, cheese, charcuterie, pantry item, everything Savor.  Require a person 21yrs to receive orders & recipient’s phone # to confirm delivery time. 

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Welcoming Sushi Sang Lee to the Savour Kitchen, Thursday - Sunday  
 

Continuing our decades long association with noted chefs and innovative food purveyors, we are pleased to welcome Sushi Master Chef, Sang Lee to the Savour kitchen to prepare his top-grade, gourmet sushi featuring local and Japanese fish.

Chef Lee will be in the Savour Kitchen every Thursday through Sunday for order pick ups between 5P and 8P.  Menus are updated every Wednesday online.

 

For complete details visit: sushisanglee.com

 

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