Category Archives: Newsletter


Oh Winter, when will you end?!

This was the beginning of my newsletter from last March 14, 2014...

"One way you can tell the changing of the seasons is by longer days. Another is by the fact that we had to change the clocks forward last weekend. The easiest way, of course, to tell that the climate is changing is check […]



Abramo pours Italy on Fri; New Aussies on Sat

It seems like we have been battered by cold and snowy weather since New Year's. I can't think of a better way to get us out of our doldrums than to have our good friend Abramo come by for a visit. Tonight he will be highlighting some old favorites from Friuli, along with a pair […]



We welcome Shinn Estate Winemaker Patrick Caserta

Shinn Estate, North Fork, Long Island

Barbara Shinn and David Page - native Midwesterners - met in 1988 when they were both living in the San Francisco Bay Area. Barbara had just received her Master of Fine Arts degree from the California College of Arts while David was completing his first decade as a chef. […]



Love is in the air at Wakefield Liquors

Love is in the air at Wakefield Liquors! We have a fun-filled weekend planned for South County and your Loved Ones. Tonight we will feature the beautiful sparkling wines from the North Fork of Long Island, Sparkling Pointe. Pick up a bottle and celebrate with your significant other.
For Saturday we will showcase some unique […]



Potluck, Unplowed Roads, and Italian and French Wines

I'm not the type of person to encourage someone to drink but boy, it has been enjoyable to sit down at the dinner table after yet another bad commute due to all the snow, and enjoy a hearty glass of red. So come on in after a tough work week and check out this weekend's […]



Happy 2015!

Happy New Year from your friends at Wakefield Liquors! Now that the holidays are over and the kids are back in school, it feels great to get back to normal. January means big hearty reds by the fireplace and dark stouts while watching football. Speaking of which, remember, the Pats are playing on Saturday at […]



Bully Boy Distillers tonight 4-7

Bully Boy Distillers is owned and operated by brothers Will and Dave Willis, who were inspired by their childhood home and fourth-generation working family farm. During prohibition the farm was home to an enviable collection of local artisan spirits, which were stored in a vault in the farmhouse basement. With names like "Medford Rum" and […]



Abramo’s Holiday Picks on Friday; Organic Frenchies on Sat

Over the course of the holiday season, it seems that there is a higher frequency of entertaining. Whether you find yourself unexpectedly hosting a gathering or need to make a quick appearance at a friend's abode, it is important to have a good selection of high quality, affordable wines. Our good friend Abramo's wines from […]



Italy & Portugal on Friday; Thanksgiving Picks on Sat

Well, it is that time of year to gather around friends and family, relax, and open a good bottle of wine or share a sip of whiskey.

Remember, it is next to impossible to make the perfect pairing between the feast of Thanksgiving meal and your wine. There are simply too many flavors to match […]



Wines to pair with (you guessed it) Thanksgiving!

The dusting of snow on the ground this morning brought to life the stark realization: Thanksgiving is less than two weeks away! With all the warm weather this Fall, this Holiday Season has crept up rather quickly. So if you feel a little behind and stressed, come on in and let us make it easy […]