Author Archives: htessitore

The Perfect Summer Sangria – Our Signature Recipe

Perfecting the recipe

Since red sangria became a massively popular summer drink a few years ago, customers constantly bombard us with the question, "How do you make Sangria?" Of course, […]

Doug from Winebow on Fri, Marc with Bordeaux on Sat

As the summer heat continues in South County, so does the revolving door of special guest stars. Newcomer Doug D'Auria from Winebow Imports with be highlighting a diverse mix of […]

Box Wines, Aluminum Can Wines? New from Underwood Wines

Living in a beach community, we have always tried to offer beverages that are friendly to the beach-lovers and boaters in the region. Box wines have come a long way […]

Bubbly and Rosé to start the weekend

What better way to kick off a beautiful weekend at the beach than with Champagne and Rosé? Especially when the beach will be hosting the Rhode Island Philharmonic! So before […]

Happy 4th from Wakefield Liquors!

Well, this is pretty exciting stuff! The Boston Pops concert on the Esplanade has been moved up a day to tonight. Fireworks celebrations across the Northeast have been pushed back […]

Abramo serves up Italy on Friday, Phil rocks in my absence

Let me tell you one thing. Unless you have ever been to Florida in June, you cannot possibly know how hot it actually is. Adults and children alike need refreshments […]

Spanish wines on Fri, New Best Values on Sat

Not surprisingly, in close to 20 years of retail (almost 15 of which have come here) I have amassed a few pet-peeves. Towards the top of the list has been […]

Carolyn pours potpourri on Fri, URI Grapes & Grain on Sat

Well, it finally looks like we are going to have a summer-like weekend from start to finish. And that is great news for those of you who are going to […]

Folie a Deux on Fri, Brian smiles on Sat

At Wakefield Liquors, you can tell that summer is right around the corner from the fact that people we haven't seen in nine months have been showing their faces around […]

European wines on Friday, Narragansett Del’s Shandy

Okay, I am sure most of you have either called about, heard about, seen, or purchased a six pack of the new Narragansett Del's Summer Shandy. While the Brewery is […]