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Our Final Quarterly Sale of the year begins Friday November 25th and runs through Sunday December 4th.

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Our main focus at The Wine Cask is to deliver value. We believe that value in wine is not defined by the lowest price; rather it’s where quality and reasonable price coincide.

We were one of the first stores to publish a monthly newsletter that included great-value ‘Wines of the Month,’ and we still do it. During the forty years we have been serving our customers in Somerville and Cambridge the wine world has grown immensely, and we have grown with it. The diversity of wine is its greatest virtue and we seek it all over the world.

We travel the world visiting wine regions and attending trade shows whenever possible. We have attended the annual Loire Valley trade show in Angers, Vin Expo in Bordeaux, and Vini Sud in Montpelier multiple times. We annually attend Vin Italy. We have traversed Spain numerous times. In addition, staff members have visited Chile, Argentina, Uruguay, South Africa, Australia, Germany, Austria, and Hungary. These experiences have taught us a great deal about wine and food and how they can best be matched.

Our store has around two thousand different wines to choose from, and almost all of them have been tasted by a staff member. If you don’t see what you’re looking for we are more than happy to special order a single bottle for you.

Wines of the Month


2015 Chianti (Cetamura)
Sale Price $7.99 – $86.29 case of twelve

The iconic Tuscan winery of Coltibuono also makes the tried and true everyday Chianti Cetamura. The 2015 is a lively red for rib-sticking cold weather fare.

2015 Chardonnay ‘Crevoglio’ (Borgo Maragliano)
Sale Price $8.99 – $97.09 case of twelve

Currently our best Chardonnay value comes from Borgo Maragliano in Piedmont. The 2015 is richly concentrated, dry, and unoaked.

2015 Còtes du Roussillon (Altitudes)
Sale Price $7.99 – $86.29 case of twelve

The Henriques family of Mas de la Garrigue produce this Grenache-based red from Roussillon. It starts out rustic but smooths out into a delicious French country red for a cold night meal of meatloaf and mashed potatoes.

2013 Salice Salentino Riserva (Cantele)
Sale Price $8.99 – $97.09 case of twelve

The Southern Italian region of Puglia can be relied upon to produce dark and rich reds. The 2013 Salice from Cantele is 100% Negroamaro and a full-bodied yet balanced red for spicy pastas and hearty roasts.