2018 calendar
December 2018

Smith Story Wines with Bonus Bordeaux!

Saturday, December 1, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Known for producing old-world influenced wines from California single vineyard sites, Smith Story is one of the truest do-it-yourself wine industry success stories there is. The first winery to be crowdfunded, entrepreneurial wine making couple Eric Story and Allison Smith-Story raised $25,000 in 30 days with the theme "farmers first," pledging to pay a fair price to those who grow the grapes they buy. One of the hottest wineries in the business, don't miss this opportunity to try a new generation of California wines that are full of personality!

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WRNR Holiday Toy Drive!

Monday, December 3

It's the holiday season, which means it's officially the season of giving! Once again we are partnering with WRNR radio and The Sharing Foundation for “The No Coal for Kids Holiday Toy Drive”.

Now through December 21st, stop by WCA to drop off a new, unwrapped toy in our “Giving Box”. The collected toys will be donated to The Sharing Foundation, who will distribute them to local children in need here in Anne Arundel County. Thank you for helping make a child's holiday a little brighter this season!


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Mega Friday Pop-Up: Extraordinary Bordeaux Tasting!

Friday, December 7, 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Join us for a special Friday Pop-Up tasting from one of the world's most iconic regions: Bordeaux! 

From great vintages come great wines and for Bordeaux, some say the reds from the 2016 vintage even outperform the legendary 96 point 2015 vintage!

If you haven't been drinking Bordeaux lately, these beautiful values offer the perfect reason to stock up and enjoy the fruits of a great vintage.


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Epic 4 Station Tasting: Ladies of the Vine

Saturday, December 8, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Get ready for an epic tasting with this crowd-pleasing collection of impressive wines! Ladies of the Vine are a group of supplier/importers representing portfolios from around the world. These four ladies enjoy each others' wines as much as each others' company, and we know you will too! They formed Ladies of the Vine to showcase all their wines together at events which give you a greater experience and possibility for an around the world venture with each of their expertise.

This is always one of our most popular tastings of the year, so please come early.

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Special Sunday Tasting: Winter Blockbusters!

Sunday, December 9, 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

You are invited to a special Sunday tasting of some very limited heavy-hitters from the west coast, USA!

These four full-bodied, high scoring wines are a sure-fire way to keep you warm through the upcoming winter months!

Samples are limited, so please come early!

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One-Day Special Savings on Two French Sparklings

Friday, December 14, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Ohh La La!

Tonight only, we will be offering a limited number of extra-savings, rebate coupons on two of our most popular French sparkling wines - the NV Le Grand Courtage Brut Blanc de Blancs and the NV Le Grand Courtage Brut Rosé. Both are delicious and highly-versatile accompaniments to your holiday gatherings, so be sure to come in, stock up and take advantage of the extra savings for the holiday season!

But wait, that's not all! In addition to the tremendous savings, we will give you a coupon with your purchase to enter "The Grand Courtage Paris Sweepstakes"! One lucky winner will receive a trip for two to Paris and as Audrey Hepburn exclaimed "Paris is always a good idea!"


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DOUBLE TASTING: Winter Warmers!

Saturday, December 15, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Baby it’s cold outside and it’s time to warm up with some examples of big bold wines! Winter is the time to pull out the big wines, light a fire and grab the decanter. In this tasting, we’ll taste an impressive line-up of budget friendly Bordeaux and a killer quartet of premium big, bold wines! Don't worry if the weather outside is frightful...at WCA, the wine is always delightful!


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Wine Lovers' Holiday Extravaganza

Saturday, December 22, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Calling all last minute shoppers! Wine is always a fabulous gift, relieves the stress of the season and brings good cheer to all. There will be a little something for everyone this week from bubbles to bold reds and everything in between. Christmas isn’t just for the kiddos; come raise a glass with us and rekindle your inner child with the magic of the season. 

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Ring in the New Year!

Saturday, December 29, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

We have a seriously delicious lineup of dazzling California wines, all perfect for your New Year’s celebration. From the easy-drinking crowd-pleasers to the big and the bold, be sure to stop by for our final tasting of 2018 and grab a case of these wonderful wines, all at prices that will make it easy to celebrate 2019!

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