On the second Tuesday of the month from 5-7p, we feature a wide range of local and international ciders! Stop by and expand your knowledge on what’s available in our ever-change Cider section.
Every Thursday from 5-7p, the Shop features local, regional, or national craft brewers behind our tasting bar. Stop by to try their core brands, seasonal releases, and special brews!
Every Friday from 5-7p, the Shop welcomes representatives from our distributors, wineries, and importers to educate our customers about their wines. Drop in to explore the world of wine and maybe find a new favorite!
Every Saturday from 2-6p is our Staff Pick tasting, where we feature a couple of products from the Shop’s shelves that we really enjoy! It is normally a couple wines, but it could include beer, cider, or even mead …
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About the Crystal City Wine Shop
We promise to always: 1) Be approachable, friendly and easy to talk to; 2) Be wine smart, but not snooty; 3) Only sell wines and beers that we ourselves would drink; 4) Offer extraordinary value in every price range!
And, at the very least, you will never come into the shop without feeling a bit wine wiser!
With an extensive selection of wines, ciders, and beers from around the world, our selection changes daily! Want something specific? If it’s available in Virginia and we can get it, we’ll order it for you!
We have hundreds of wines from around the world with a focus on small producers, sustainable production, and unique expressions.
We feature local, regional, national, and import beer with a focus on the unique, interesting, and hard-to-find.
We focus local Virginia and Maryland ciders, with a selection of our favorite Normandy, Basque, and American ciders available.
Kingsbury Chocolates, Volpi Salami, Snacklins, Mexican Coca-Cola, Boylan's Soda, Route 11 Chips, Chevrai Goat Cheese ... Stop by to check out our regularly rotating selection!
This Week’s Schedule: Beer Thursday, 5-7p: Schlafly Tasting with Dan Wine Friday, 5-7p: Halloween Wine Tasting with Jenalyn from The Country Vintner (with Wine & Candy Pairings!) Staff Pick Saturday, 2-6p: Check out Twitter & Facebook for more details! Introducing a new producer: Hush Heath Estate Hush Heath is a 400-acre family owned Tudor estate[…]
Hush Heath is a 400-acre family owned Tudor estate in the heart of the Garden of England with vast ancient oak woodlands, vineyards, Kentish apple orchards and wildflower meadows. In its heart lies Hush Heath Manor, built in 1503, home to the Balfour-Lynn family. The estate is dedicated to producing England’s finest still and sparkling[…]
Pumpkin Beers, Maple Beers, & Other Fall Seasonals Currently in Stock: Saucony Creek Captain Pumpkin’s Maple Mistress Uinta Funk’n Patch Brett Pumpkin Ale South Street Brewery Twisted Gourd Imperial Chocolate Chai Pumpkin Ale Boulevard Brewing Funkier Pumpkin Boulevard Brewing Funky Pumpkin (Limited Supply) Devils Backbone Pumpkin Hunter Smuttynose Pumpkin Ale New Holland Ichabod Brothers Fairground[…]
This Week’s Schedule: Beer Thursday, 5-7p: Pumpkin Beer Tasting with Chase Wine Friday, 5-7p: Gray Ghost Vineyards with Amy Staff Pick Saturday, 2-6p: Check out Twitter & Facebook for more details! Gray Ghost Vineyards: A family owned and operated vineyard, Gray Ghost, is the lifelong dream of Al & Cheryl Kellert. Al, who has been[…]
Here is a quick-and-dirty guide to some of the words and logos that you will see on wine labels at the Crystal City Wine Shop: Organic: The U.S. government regulates use of the term “organic,” and they are labelled according to very specific guidelines. You will see two types of organic wines: those made from certified organically[…]
This Week’s Schedule: Cider Tuesday, 5-7p: Schilling Cider with Jonathan from RVWC Beer Thursday, 5-7p: Long Trail Brewing Wine Friday, 5-7p: Falls Wines with Andrea from Downey Selections Staff Pick Saturday, 2-6p: Check Facebook & Twitter for more details! As we head into the Fall, don’t forget all of the services that the Crystal City Wine[…]
As part of the rollout of our new loyalty program, we are transitioning our communications over to this new platform! Belly will enable us to, not only stay in touch with you, but offer additional rewards as part of our email program. If you haven’t stopped by the shop to grab your Belly Card or downloaded[…]
Summer is here in full force and it may have you thinking about the “ice cold beer” of the country songs and TV beer commercials. That works great for many commercial lagers and light beers, and to some extent it depends on personal taste. On the other hand, most craft beers will have a lot more flavor served closer to room temperature. […]
We love serving the Arlington community with the best locally sourced wine, beer and artisanal foods and are looking to expand our offerings even more with the introduction of better equipment, a growler dispenser and a top quality selection of beer, cider, wine and gourmet food! […]