Grape juice magically transforms into wine in the same way milk becomes cheese and a 1972 Dodge Dart becomes an even older 1972 Dodge Dart. Tipple the tasty transformation with today's Groupon: for $50, you get a 10-glass wine-tasting punch card at The Local Vine in Capitol Hill (a $100 value). Punch cards can be used anytime, for any 10 glasses of wine available by the glass.
The Local Vine’s arsenal of awards and press was garnered by expert sommeliers curating a collection of nearly 100 wines by the glass and many more varieties by the bottle, which plunge palates into an exploration of vineyards from around the world. Siphon the flavors of fermented fruits and various air molecules with a 10-pass wine-tasting punch card, using each punch to obtain any glass of grape that's priced at $10 or less. The wine selection rotates regularly based on an intricate line dance, but The Local Vine generally offers around 15 options at $10 or less at any time and houses nearly 40 varieties in that range on the complete wine list.
The Local Vine shares its expertise with wine lovers and stain enthusiasts in a way that’s accessible, no matter your level of sipping experience. Cozy up to the fireplace while slowly sipping a glass poured by an expert sommelier, or post up at a table with a laptop and take advantage of the free WiFi to settle an argument with friends about the proper way to lap up spilled chardonnay.
1410 12th Ave.
Seattle, Washington 98122