We are Crystal City's neighborhood resource for beer, wine, cider, and gourmet food

What's Happening

A rundown of the regular happenings at the Crystal City Wine Shop!

Cider Tastings

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.

Beer Tastings

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!

Wine Tastings

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!

Staff Pick

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 …

Our Twitter Feed


- August 31, 2016, 9:52 pm

For those that were asking us last Thursday, here it is! Limited supply. #Doubleduckpin @UnionBrewing https://t.co/c7ruh1Wl6T
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- August 31, 2016, 9:50 pm

#Carolinian corner with a new brew from @fullsteam...ok well the @FlyingDog is from #Maryland, but that name! https://t.co/0go2PkF8Zp
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- August 31, 2016, 9:00 pm

Dogfish Head will be behind the tasting bar with four great ales tomorrow, 5-7p! #beertasting #craftbeer https://t.co/1LzDzm5XOL
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- August 31, 2016, 7:38 pm

Save a few bucks and join us for Wine in the Water Park or the Crystal Screen Movies (Wine & Chocolate themed... https://t.co/htRdsiAEtv
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About the Crystal City Wine Shop

Our mission is to be a neighborhood resource for all your wine, beer, cider, and gourmet food needs. We truly enjoy what we do and are happy to help!
We believe that the right wine, beer, or cider can improve any situation!

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!

  • Wine

    We have hundreds of wines from around the world with a focus on small producers, sustainable production, and unique expressions.

  • Craft Beer

    We feature local, regional, national, and import beer with a focus on the unique, interesting, and hard-to-find.

  • Cider

    We focus local Virginia and Maryland ciders, with a selection of our favorite Normandy, Basque, and American ciders available.

  • Gourmet Food

    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!

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