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Fine Wine, Specialty Spirits and Craft Beer
in Connecticut

The CT Beverage Association is a group of owner-operated stores that shop the world to offer unique products that offer value and quality not available elsewhere. Whether you're searching for fine wine varietals from another country, specialty spirits, or craft beers, locally and across the United States, our collection of retailers across Connecticut will be sure to have it in stock. Of course, if we don't have what you're looking for, we'll do our best to acquire it for you. With the CT Beverage Association you'll find recommendations for wine and food pairings, our associated alcohol and wine retailers, featured products and how to arrange an exclusive hand delivery of your wine, beer, or spirits!  

The best selection of fine wines, alcohol and spirits - hand delivered to your door!

Experts

CT Beverage Association is an independent group of owner-operated stores that specializes in purchasing one-of -a-kind specialty wines, spirits and alcohols. 

With our extensive knowledge and experience, we can recommend the perfect bottle for your next special occasion. Whether you know exactly what you're looking for, or are in need of an expert opinion, you've come to the right place.   

Specialty Wine

Finding the perfect wine for your wedding or enhancing your restaurant's wine list can leave one feeling a bit indecisive. There are so many options available. How do you choose and where can you find the best of the best?

Our local wine and spirits retailers not only stock the finest assortment of products, but will help you make the perfect selection for whatever the occasion or need.   

Alcohol & Wine Delivery

Specialty alcohol, wine and spirits deserve much more than a FedEx delivery. When you choose one of our store owners and their products, we provide you with the option of hand delivery.
 
Make your gift of appreciation or celebration even more well received. With hand delivered red wine, Champagne, Bourbon or Scotch, the receiver of your gift will feel extra special. With many of our stores catering and the supplying of drinks for parties is also available.  
Interested in having your drinks delivered? Call today so we can!

Connecticut's Liquor Store and Winery Resource

It's time to tap into the collective strength of our spirit shop network to discover new and interesting alcohols from all over the globe! The CT Beverage Association proudly brings you the best assortment of liquor, wines, craft beers and spirits. These featured items are some of the most prized items of our store owners across Connecticut. Check out what our liquor store and winery connection has in store.

Discover Fine Wines, Bold Brews and Obscure Spirits

Looking for something new to try? Let us recommended our featured products. This assortment will often spotlight new specialty craft beers or alcohol that will excite your palette and impress your family and friends. Searching for something in particular? Get in touch today.

Store owner and staff favorites

Our liquor store owners and staff offer up their favorites for you to experience with your friends and family. These expert recommendations may include special offers on familiar brands or spotlighted selections that are new to you. Check back often to see what our Connecticut wine and spirit stores have to offer.

Special delivery and events

If you see a product you'd like to try or have at your next special event or occasion, our stores can help make it happen. Simply get in touch with us about your needs and we'll arrange the hand delivery of your order. For more information, visit our Stores page or get in touch with one of our associated retailers.
Did we mention we deliver your booze? 
Call us today to ship anywhere in CT!

If you're a wine novice or connoisseur, finding the right food and wine pairings yields a never-ending, yet enjoyable quest. However, many people can feel as if they have no idea which wine to serve with their menu. Here you'll find the best food and wine pairings recommended by our associated retailers across Connecticut.

Wine and Food Pairing Recommendations

We've drawn upon the combined insight of the foremost spirit shop owners in Connecticut to share with you their experience in matching the best wines with the most appropriate culinary dishes. In terms of taste, most often we try to match quality, consistency and region, while sometimes alternately contrasting flavors and fullness to level out differences between the food and wine. Also, keep in mind keeping the smells of the wine and the food in accordance to create an aromatic experience.

Red Wines

Cabernet Sauvignon or Bordeaux
Serve a Cabernet Sauvignon or Bordeaux with Filet Mignon, NY Sirloin, wild game (such as rabbit or duck), and cheeses (like cheddar or blue cheese).

Merlot 
Merlot is an excellent choice for red meats with heavy sauces. Serve it with venison, lamb, veal, roasts or beef stew.

Pinot Noir
Try Pinot Noir with grilled salmon, braised chicken, cold duck, roasted turkey and veal.

Zinfandel or Shiraz
Serve with grilled or braised large meats, like roasts or lamb shank. Either is a nice accompaniment to stews, casseroles, ratatouilles or chili.

Chianti
Chianti is an excellent table wine. Serve it with pasta and marinara sauce or with lighter chicken dishes.  

White Wines

Chardonnay or Pinot Grigio
Light chicken, fish, and pork dishes go great with a Chardonnay or Pinot Grigio. Also, try these wines with seafood with butter sauce, pasta with cream sauce, veal, turkey or ham.

Sauvignon Blanc
Sauvignon Blanc is perfect for shellfish and seafood. Oysters, shrimp cocktail and grilled or poached salmon go best with a Sauvignon Blanc, as do quiches, goat cheese, and other strongly flavored cheeses.

Riesling
Try a Riesling with blackened fish, mild cheese, sashimi, tandoori chicken and other Asian dishes, and any poached or steamed seafood in lemon based sauces.

Rose or White Zinfandel
Rose wines and White Zinfandels are a great accompaniment to most light foods. Serve either with salads, hors d'oeuvres or finger foods.  
Alcohol makes the best gift, ask how we can deliver it for you anywhere in CT!

The CT Beverage Association brings together the collective products and services of the finest wine, spirit and alcohol shops across Connecticut and, ultimately, from around the world. Each store below has its own unique offerings and special knowledge of spirits, wines, and craft beers. Their expert staff will help you find exactly what you're looking for. So, get in touch with us today - we are eager to help and truly appreciate your patronage.

Why Choose a Specialty Store?

When you get in touch with our specialty stores and retailers, you not only have access to the best selection of assorted liquors, spirits and wines, but receive the attention of the most helpful beverage experts around. 

We are proud of the expertise of our store owners and their knowledgeable staffs. Many of our valued customers are fiercely loyal to our stores and we attribute this to the relationships we foster with our clientele that goes beyond a simple sale.  

Our Local Wine and Spirits Retailers

Bloomfield Discount Liquors 
29 Wintonbury Ave, Bloomfield, CT
(860) 243-8424
gregleon8@gmail.com

Fairgrounds Wine & Spirits
228 S Main St, Newtown, CT 
(203) 270-6500
peter.moeller@greatcorks.com

Frank's Package Store 
15 Boston St, Guilford, CT
(203) 453-2259
frankspackage@gmail.com

Grand Wine & Spirit I
931 Poquonnock Rd, Groton, CT
(860) 445-0598
grandwineandspirit@yahoo.com 

Grand Wine & Spirit II 
220 Route 12 #2, Groton, CT
(860) 445-1044
grandwineandspirit@yahoo.com

Kindred Spirits & Wine 
450 Main St, Monroe, CT
(917) 312-6958
mtmesq@aol.com

Kindred Spirits & Wine
1790 Post Road E, Westport, CT 06880
(203) 259-3939
info@kindredspiritsandwine.com

Kindred Spirits & Wine
395 Bridgeport Ave, Shelton, CT 06484
(203) 242-7000
info@kindredspiritsandwine.com 

Kindred Spirits & Wine
2480 Black Rock Tpke, Fairfield, CT
(203) 374-0040
info@kindredspiritsandwine.com 


Lake Wine & Spirits
180 Main St S, Southbury, CT
(203) 264-8891
jraether@sbcglobal.net 
 
Ledgebrook Spirit Shop
200 New Hartford Rd. Winsted, CT 06098
860-379-4216
Chris@ledgebrookspirit.com 


Manchester Wine & Liquors 
1010 Tolland Tpke, Manchester, CT
(860) 649-4750
joey@manchesterwineandliquors.com

Mo's Wine and Spirits
Post Rd, Fairfield, CT
(203) 255-7623
markabra@yahoo.com

NeJaime's Fine Wine & Spirits 
483 Main St, Watertown, CT
(860) 274-0624
nejaimeswines@gmail.com

NeJaime's Wine & Spirits 
164 Danbury Rd, New Milford, CT
(860) 354-3800
nejaimeswines@gmail.com

New Milford Spirit Shoppe 
16 Prospect Hill Rd, New Milford, CT
(860) 354-7712
Delivery: (860) 350-9463
Fax: (860) 355-5407
nejaimeswines@gmail.com

Nutmeg Fine Wines and Spirits 
1650 Watertown Avenue, Waterbury
(203) 757-8332
rwgardner7@optonline.net
Sassy Liquors
264 Meriden-Waterbury Tpke, Southington, CT
(860) 863-5999
spendless9@aol.com

Sav-Rite Liquors
117 Washington Ave, North Haven, CT
(860) 819-5426
nick@drinkbetter.comdrinkbetter44@gmail.com 

Seaside Wine & Spirits
118 Main St, Old Saybrook, CT
(860) 388-3015

Spendless Discount Liquors
210 Spencer St, Manchester, CT
(860) 214-2672
spendless9@aol.com

Shore Discount Liquors
211 Main Street, Deep River, CT
(860) 526-5197
ShoreDiscLiq@snet.net

South Side Wine & Spirits Shoppe 
1 Water Street, South Glastonbury, CT
(860) 633-2763
southsidewines@gmail.comcraig@southsidewines.com

Spirits of Madison 
142 Samson Rock Rd, Madison, CT
(203) 245-9695
spiritsofmadison@sbcglobal.net

Stateline Wine & Spirits
13 East Main St Canaan, CT 06018
Chris@ledgebrookspirit.com 


Super Cellar Warehouse Liquors 
332 W Main St, Avon, CT
(860) 678-9777
dleon@supercellar.netkenalsback@gmail.com

Tony's Drive-In Package Store
446 Birge Park Road (Route 4), Harwinton, CT
(860) 485-1490
tonysdriveinpackage@gmail.com

Universal Discount Package Store
 
680 West Main St, Norwich, CT
(860) 889-6555
porsch1947@aol.com

Waterford Wine and Spirits, LLC
825 Hartford Turnpike, Waterford, CT
(860) 437-9740

Willowbrook Spirit Shoppe
2 Willowbrook Road, Cromwell, CT 06416
(860) 635-1200
ccam@willowbrookspirit.com

Wine Cellars
68 Farmington Ave., Farmington, CT
(860) 677-0130
sleon6@comcast.net

Wines & More West
242 Boston Post Rd, Milford, CT
(203) 876-1600
jeff@winesandmoremilford.com

Ye Old Liquor Shoppe 
174 Main Street, West Haven
(203) 933-2775   
 
Ye Old Wine Shoppe
736 North Colony Rd. Wallingford, CT 06492
(203) 679-2297 
Call the store nearest you so we can get your drinks delivered to your door!
  In need of a special gift for a cherished colleague, potential business partner, friend or family member? Discover a specialty wine, craft beers or alcohol that will delight their palette. The CT Beverage Association will locate a store within our network in your area and deliver an attractively wrapped gift directly to their door - anywhere in the state. 

Our delivery service is quick and reliable, so you can feel confident that your gift will reach that special someone. We also can provide catering for parties and other events as well. Please contact us to learn more or place an order.  

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