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Pipeworks Cold Toddy, Belgian Strong Ale · 11.0% ABV, 22oz bottles, $7.99

Ale brewed with honey, lemon, cinnamon, clove and black tea.

Pipeworks Dead Inside, IPA · 8.5% ABV, 22oz bottles, $8.99

A Double IPA with copious amounts of Idaho 7, and Huell Melon hops.

Founders Breakfast Stout, Grand Rapids, MI, Imperial Stout · 8.3% ABV, 4pk/12oz bottles, $10.99

Brewed with flaked oats, bitter chocolate, and coffee, this stout has an intense fresh-roasted java nose topped with a frothy, cinnamon-colored head.

Three Floyds Broo Doo, IPA · 7.0% ABV, 22oz bottles, $10.99

This beer is brewed during the hop harvest with a portion of unkilned or “wet” hops fresh off the vine. Apricot in color, Broo Doo’s nose has dominant orange, pine sap and floral notes, balanced by a glazed nut and toffee malt body. This celebration of the hop harvest has intense tropical fruit, citrus and spicy accents that showcase the complexity of the hops we all love.

Surly Wet Ultra Fresh Hop, IPA · 7.5% ABV, 4pk/16oz cans, $17.99

To make Surly Wet 1,400 lbs. of hops were picked freshly in Oregon and shipped to Minnesota immediately. Just three days later, Surly Wet Ultra Fresh Hop was brewed. This is a hop forward beer, dry with subdued malt flavors.

Anderson Valley Fall Hornin, Spiced Beer · 6.0% ABV, 6pk/12oz cans, $9.99

The pleasantly creamy mouthfeel and silky body embrace the sweet caramel flavors and tang of spices that ends in a smooth, round finish. With a brilliant, deep copper hue and creamy beige-colored head, our Fall Hornin’ Pumpkin Ale has inviting aromas of caramelized malt and baking bread with highlights of cinnamon, nutmeg, pumpkin and seasonal spices.

Avery Ginger SourSour Ale · 6.0% ABV, 22oz bottles, $12.99

Verdant fresh ginger is artfully rooted in radiant tartness, peaking in the unmistakable burst and bite of this bright barrel-aged sour ale.

Above beers are available while supplies last. Inventory varies by store location.

Saturday, November 4: 1-5pm
Free Tasting @ Peterson's Gartner Road store

Mark your calendars for our Pre-Holiday Wine Tasting set for Saturday, November 4 from 1-5pm at our Gartner Road store. Taste over 40 wines from around the world that are suited perfectly for gifts or your holiday table. We hope to see you there!

Ale Asylum Brewery Tasting this Saturday!

Join us tomorrow afternoon from 1-5pm at our Chicago Avenue store as we welcome Ale Asylum Brewery. Ale Asylum is a large microbrewery located in Madison, Wisconsin brewing unfiltered and all natural craft beer. They will be featuring their latest seasonal, Oktilion, along with other staples including Velveteen Haabit IPA, Madtown Nutbrown Brown Ale, Ambergeddon Amber Ale, Hopalicious American Pale Ale and 12oz Curl Pilsner.

Sale $21.99/bt • $17.59/bt on a case* (Reg. 31.99/bt)

Comprised of 50% each of Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah, the 2012 Fusion combines the complex and robust structure of Cabernet and the fleshy fruit forward goodness of Syrah. Spicy aromas of cinnamon, allspice and plum dominate. Full bodied and fleshy with an incredibly full and rounded mid mouth that leads to a wonderfully long finish. Drink now and will age for 5 years. Pair with grilled Moroccan lamb.

Sale $19.99/bt • $15.99/bt on a case* (Reg. 33.99/bt)

The number one hit from our Anniversary Tent Tasting, Opolo's Petite Sirah is a deep red, an omen of the dark berry, plum and blueberry to be discovered. This well extracted wine also exhibits vanilla bean, black licorice and cherry. A full-bodied wine with firm tannins and a long finish.

Sale $21.99/bt • $17.59/bt on a case* (Reg. 31.99/bt)

Cherries and dried cranberries framed by subtle hints of tobacco, mint and leather. Rich flavors of black cherry and tea are surrounded by firm tannins in the mid palate and lead to a long satisfying finish.Pair with marinated skirt steak, or wild mushroom risotto.


Sale $15.99/bt • $12.79/bt on a case* (Reg. 28.99/bt)

Aromas of Honeyed peach, fig, and apricot mingle with butterscotch, dried orange peel toasted cedar. Fleshy and well-rounded on the palate with a racy finish. Drinkable now and would benefit with an additional year of aging. Pair with seared diver scallops or mushroom and truffle risotto.

Sale $9.99/bt • $7.99/bt on a case* (Reg. 11.99/bt)

A blend of equal parts Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Sangiovese grapes grown in the region of Umbria, Vitiano Rosso is vinified in stainless steel tanks and aged in French oak barrels for three months. The result is a luscious red with aromas of plum and black fruit complimented by undertones of black cherry jam, licorice, and tobacco leaves. On the palate, smooth tannins and acidity balance this wine to make a delicious, youthful red at a terrific value. 


Sale $14.99/bt • $11.99/bt on a case* (Reg. 15.99/bt)

Tropical Mango Moscato is straw yellow in color. It is a delicious blend of Moscato wine and mango pulp that captures the aromas and flavors of the tropics. Bright notes of tropical fruits and full, ripe mango are balanced by a crisp and refreshing finish.


Sale $11.99/bt • $9.59/bt on a case* (Reg. 13.99/bt)

Calling all Peirano Lovers! Illusion Red Blend is a collaboration between 4th generation winemaker Lance Randolph and his youngest daughter, Alexis Randolph. A blend of hand-picked grapes including Old Vine Zinfandel, Merlot, Petite Sirah and Cabernet Sauvignon, this truly is one of Periano’s finest. The aromas are a compendium of opulent chocolate and cocoa, with black currants and plums. The palate explodes with rich mouth filling blackberries, black currants, plums and dark fruit. The long, seductive finish is filled with hints of black licorice and has firm, round, yet supple tannins.


Sale $13.99/bt • $11.19/bt on a case*(Reg. 14.99/bt)

“A nice discovery at a great price. This is a spicy, bold and concentrated wine with exciting oak accents that are like earth, pepper and cardamom resting on a firm palate of rich berries, grilled meat and black pepper flavors. The fine-grained tannins add good grip to the mouthfeel.” 91 points, Wine Enthusiast

Sale $10.99/bt • $8.79/bt on a case* (Reg. 14.99/bt)

Founded in 1926 and purchased by the Bolla Family in the 1940’s, Valdo has stolen the hearts of many securing their spot as the Best Selling Prosecco in Italy. Straw yellow color with golden bright reflections, Valdo has a fine and persistent perlage. Floral with fruity aromas of strong pear and golden delicious apple, Valdo makes for a refined and harmonious beverage fitting for any occasion.

Sale $11.99/bt • $9.59/bt on a case* (Reg. 14.99/bt)

Complex aromas of vanilla, pineapple and nutmeg abound; a rich mouthfeel with flavors of honey, almond and subtle citrus lead to a creamy, mouthwatering finish. Pair with grilled lobster, creamy brie cheese or rich cream and mushroom sauces with salmon.


Sale $9.99/bt • $7.99/bt on a case* (Reg. 11.99/bt)

Chianti isn’t always well perceived due to its sometimes astringent character but 90+ Lot 144 Chianti Riserva takes the cake showcasing a smooth and velvety character, rarely found in a sub $10 bottle of wine. Lot 144 is matured for minimum of one year in barrel and another two in bottle allowing the wine's texture to soften and for some of the classic earthy, leathery and spicy flavors of Chianti to emerge. Expressive aromas of dried cherries and fresh flowers pair well with a mild fragrance of vanilla, leather and sweet spice. This Chianti Riserva showcases a texture that balances the naturally high acidity of Sangiovese with its ripe red fruit flavors and firm tannins.


Sale $11.99/bt • $9.59/bt on a case* (Reg. 14.99/bt)

Carson Cab exhibits true cab aromas of cassis, black cherry and cacao. A full body and complex tannins frame subtle vanilla, coffee and dark berry flavors. The finish is long and complex, with hints of molasses, vanilla and tobacco. Perfect Fall weather companion with bacon-wrapped dates, wild game meat, barbecued chicken, aged Stilton.

**Sale Details: Take advantage of volume discounts on top of advertised sale prices. Save an additional 10% on 6-11 bottles, 15% on mixed cases of 12 bottles and 20% on unopened or pre-ordered cases of 12 bottles. Select wines limited to quanities on hand. **